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Gin, Juniper and Brexit – are producers ready?

As the threat of a no-deal Brexit looms closer, what will the impact on the UK’s boom gin industry and producer’s ability to import the all-important botanicals necessary to produce the liquid? Arabella Mileham reports


Retail: State of the nation

The UK drinks retail scene is undergoing testing times, but there are signs of growth with the beers, wine and spirits category.  Arabella Mileham speaks to analysts and key industry players to see where this growth is coming from. 


In focus: How French wine co-ops are going green

French co-operatives are shining a light on their green credentials. Adopting organic and biodynamic farming practices, they are leading the way in sustainable viticulture. Elizabeth Gabay MW reports.


Is Prosecco losing its sparkle?

It may be the world’s most popular sparkling wine, but with growth in the UK slowing and no recognisable brand names, it’s time for producers to spread their wings in search of growth further afield, writes Lauren Eads.


Beyond the realm of mortal pockets

With top end Burgundy now well beyond the reach of most wine lovers, Gabriel Stone explores how producers and merchants are managing such unprecedented demand, and considers the best places to hunt for more affordable options.


In focus: the fresh face of Tuscany

While Super Tuscans take all the glory, there is a lot more to this corner of Italy than those expressions. Lauren Eads talks to producers who are changing the face of Tuscany, and who are pioneering whites and rosés.




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Top 10 celebrity rosé brands

With the rosé revolution in full swing, celebrities have been diving into the category of late. We’ve rounded up 10 of the best star-owned rosé brands to swirl, snap and sip this summer.

Virtual wine and spirits tastings you can enjoy at home

From English whisky to bespoke food pairings with heavyweights of the wine world, we’ve rounded up the virtual wine and spirits tastings taking place this year that should keep you entertained and educated during lockdown.

10 US restaurants selling their wines to go

We round up the US restaurants across the country that are selling some of the prized bottles from their wine cellars to go during the coronavirus crisis.