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Thursday 29 September 2016 loc: GB

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Hot drinks trends set to hit the UK in 2017

We’ve had the gin boom, the coffee boom, the Japanese whisky boom – but what are the hot new trends for 2017? Dawn Davies MW and Sukhvinder Singh of The Whisky Exchange give db the low-down….

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Jet2 bans passengers for drinking ‘illicit alcohol’ on Tenerife flight

Three passengers have been banned for Jet2 flights for smuggling alcohol on board while another three have been left in Spain to make their own way back.

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Police refuse licence for Glasgow Oktoberfest

Police in Glasgow have blocked a licence application for a German beer festival in the city amid fears it would get too rowdy.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Viña Undurraga relaunches premium sparkler in UK

Viña Unduraggo has relaunched a new premium sparkling wine into the UK market, a year after withdrawing its best-selling entry-level sparkling wine from Majestic.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

WSTA launches new English Wine Trail

The WSTA has announced the opening of its English Wine Trail to celebrate the best of the country’s vineyards.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Evidence shows Jane Austen brewed beer

Beer almost certainly isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of Jane Austen, but a new letter has hinted that she was a secret micro brewer.

Monday, September 19th, 2016 No Comments »

UK beer festival to host celebrity ‘musical ales’

A Kent pub hosting a month-long beer festival will give punters the chance to sample some of the finest ‘musical ales’ available at the moment.

Monday, September 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Surrey distillery’s Juniper Green Gin certified as 100% organic

A distillery based in Bramley has made the first ever 100% certified organic gin.

Monday, September 19th, 2016 1 Comment »

18th century painting of treehouse pub sparks intrigue

A painting of a pub perched high within a tree has sparked curiosity among historians and publicans alike, intrigued at the once possible existence of a pub in a treehouse.

Monday, September 19th, 2016 No Comments »

London ‘fine wine trader’ jailed for conning investors

A London-based businessman has been slapped with a five-and-a-half year jail sentence for masterminding a £350,000 fraud.

Monday, September 19th, 2016 No Comments »

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