Starbucks has launched its “evenings” programme in the UK, which will see the coffee chain offer a range of wine and craft beers to customers after 4pm.
Jackson Family Wines has expressed confidence that South Africa can crack the US market as the producer prepares to release its first wine from the Cape later this year.
Australian Vintage has reported a 16% rise in total revenue in its half year results, boosted by a double digit increase in sales of its branded wines.
A Riesling with aromas of “crushed soaked apricots and kaffir lime” and a Hollywood Zinfandel fit for the Oscars get the thumbs up from US wine writers this week.
A Californian seminar in London next month called “Then and Now” aims to highlight the stylistic evolution in wines from the US state.
E&J Gallo Winery is inviting customers to have their Twitter activity assessed by a psychoanalyst as part of a campaign for its Apothic Red brand.
Claims that a Tuscan villa once belonged to Ben Hur’s real-life arch enemy may have been confirmed after the discovery of 2,000-year-old wine vats.
Majestic Wine CEO Steve Lewis has stepped down with “immediate effect” as the company moves into a “crucial stage” in its development, it has been announced.
Cono Sur has extended its partnership with the Tour de France by three years after last year’s deal helped the Chilean brand achieve record UK growth.
This year’s London Wine Fair will see an increased fine wine focus with The View Tastings – a dedicated area for wines that cost over £30.
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