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Prosecco: Traders of the lost arc

while Prosecco may be an undoubted success, many producers are attempting to persuade sellers and consumers to trade up to better quality – and more expensive – versions of the popular Italian fizz. Lauren Eads investigates

Let’s talk about Sekt, baby

With the increasing popularity of sparkling wines, the time is ripe for Germany’s fizz, Sekt, to make its mark. Given that it is essentially starting from a blank slate, producers have a rare opportunity to lure consumers, finds Lauren Eads.

Premium Australia: Light on the horizon

Type ‘is Shiraz’ into Google and, at the time of writing, you will be met with a rather telling list more…


Champagne Masters 2018

Deadline: 22nd Jun 2018

The Global Malbec Masters 2018

Deadline: 1st Jul 2018

The Global Sparkling Masters 2018

Deadline: 3rd Jul 2018

Global Chardonnay Masters 2018

Deadline: 6th Jul 2018

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Pays d'Oc Tasting

London,United Kingdom
28th Jun 2018

CHILE: From The Very Top To The Downright Hot

Manchester,United Kingdom
2nd Jul 2018

CHILE: From The Very Top To The Downright Hot

Edinburgh,United Kingdom
3rd Jul 2018

International Bulk Wine & Spirits Show (IBWSS)

25th Jul 2018
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The London Wine Fair 2018 in pictures

The London Wine Fair took over Olympia last week for three days of wine-fuelled frivolity and two db awards ceremonies. We’ve rounded up some of the colourful characters that made this year’s show a memorable one.

2018’s Drinks Business Awards: profiling the recipients

Having revealed the winners of 2018’s Drinks Business Awards, now we bring you a full profile on every brand, business and brain that featured in this year’s ceremony.

The week in pictures

This week in the world of drinks: the London Wine Fair was a smash hit, Javier Bardem worked on the docks in Spain, Piers Morgan and Phillip Scofield sipped G&Ts at the Chelsea Flower Show, and an outrageous number of A-listers took a squad photo at the Cannes Film Festival’s Mouton Cadet bar.