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Saturday 6 February 2016

women

Don’t drink if you’re not on birth control, women told

Women shouldn’t drink unless they are on birth control because they run the risk of getting pregnant and damaging their unborn child, a prominent health group has claimed.

Thursday, February 4th, 2016 8 Comments »

Exhibition flags up London’s leading ladies in drinks

A new exhibition aims to shine a light on some of the leading ladies working in the drinks industry in London, from bartenders to brand ambassadors.

Thursday, January 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Raising a glass: 10 women in beer

We profile some of the women, past and present, who have and continue to be on the frontline of beer, helping to broaden its appeal and fight outdated stereotypes.

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 2 Comments »

Argentina: women in wine

As recently as a generation ago, women in Argentina were kept at arm’s length by the wine industry. But today the country is nurturing some of the brightest female winemaking talent in the world, writes Amanda Barnes.

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015 No Comments »

More women signing up to be sommeliers

A new generation of female sommeliers is rising up through the ranks in London, highlighting that the industry is becoming less male dominated in the UK by the year.

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 No Comments »

New spirit targets girls’ night out

Brown-Forman has launched a direct appeal to younger female consumers with its new fruit-flavoured, vodka-based spirit brand called “lbd”.

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 No Comments »

First female-only wine list launched

A wine list composed entirely of wines made by women has been launched at a London restaurant.

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014 12 Comments »

Women are better tasters than men

It’s official: women are naturally better tasters than men according to Dr Deborah Parker, beer sommelier and associate director at Marketing Sciences.

Monday, June 23rd, 2014 4 Comments »

Women smashing wine’s glass ceiling

In an industry historically dominated by men, women are now smashing through wine’s glass ceiling with the number of female MW students now surpassing that of men.

Monday, June 9th, 2014 3 Comments »

Top 10 women in Italian wine

The days of Italian wine being a man’s world are fading as many daughters take over the reins. Tom Bruce-Gardyne meets 10 women making a difference.

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014 7 Comments »

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