Ryan Reynolds buys Aviation Gin

    Actor Ryan Reynolds has bought a “significant” stake in the US-based Aviation Gin, becoming its new owner and creative director, calling it the “best damn gin on the planet”.

    Red wine can ‘help fight tooth decay’

    New research has added further weight to the theory that wine, specifically the polyphenols found in red wine, could help fight tooth decay and gum disease.

    Simon Field to leave BBR

    Longstanding Berry Bros & Rudd buyer Simon Field MW is to leave the UK fine wine merchant at the end of the month.

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