BENCHMARK DRINKS

Sir Ian Botham names partner winery for his English fizz

Over a year since db first unveiled the famous British cricketers plans to launch an English fizz, we can now confirm the producer and launch date for this important project.

Ian Botham: I hate the term ‘celebrity wine’

“I hate the term celebrity wine," said Sir Ian Botham, during an exclusive interview with db at the launch of his own Chardonnay, Shiraz and Cabernet in London earlier this year.

Sir Ian Botham’s wine range tasted and rated

Having been the first member of the drinks press to taste Sir Ian Botham’s new wine range, db editor-in-chief, Patrick Schmitt MW, brings you his views on the famous cricketer’s latest venture.

Botham’s English fizz will cost £45 a bottle

Having recently launched a range of Australian wines in the UK, Sir Ian Botham has revealed ambitious plans for an English sparkling wine priced at £45 a bottle.

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