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In focus: Spain bounces back from meagre 2017 harvest

Having suffered from the poor 2017 harvest that blighted most of Europe, things are looking up for Spain’s wine industry this year, as the country seeks to highlight the quality and diversity of its offering.

Ship shape: Bulk wine battles back

As of November last year, the looming challenges that lay ahead for the bulk wine industry were substantial. Lauren Eads takes stock of the market today, and the icebergs that may lie ahead.

In focus: Southern Chile

Thanks to climate change and the intrepid nature of its winemakers, production has been moving due south in Chile. Lauren Eads meets the producrs who are pioneering wine in the country’s southern reaches.


Wines from Spain Annual Tasting 2019

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7th Mar 2019


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New Zealand in pictures: North Canterbury

db’s Lucy Shaw was lucky enough to go on a two-week exploration of some of New Zealand’s key wine regions. In the first of five picture galleries, she begins her journey in North Canterbury with visits to Pegasus Bay, Black Estate and Greystone Wines.

Hot Valentine’s offers for dining in

A romantic Valentine’s date with your beloved may be the only option for many, but for those who prefer a romantic dinner à deux at home, the drinks business has rounded up some of the booze and meal deals currently available on the high street.

Top 10 famous pub landlords

While celebrity drinks brands are all the rage, a clutch of stars, from David Beckham to Sir Ian McKellen, have gone one step further and bought their own pubs. We’ve rounded up our 10 favourite celeb landlords we’d love a lock-in with.