Cognac

Christie’s wraps up £3m London extravaganza

Auctioneer Christie’s latest London sale realised over £3.5 million over two days, with one standout single owner collection being entirely sold alongside ex-cellar Champagne from Philipponnat, Jacques Selosse and others.

Top new products: May

This month's new products include a canned rosé from Chile, a low dosage English fizz, a fully-recyclable gin and a new alcohol-free beer from one of the most well-known breweries in the US.

Société Jacques Bollinger buys into fine wine merchant

In a bid to to better understand the global fine wine market, Société Jacques Bollinger has taken a shareholding in London-headquartered merchant BI Wines & Spirits.

Japanese lawmaker drank 10 glasses of Cognac, suggests war with Russia

Japanese lawmakers are putting pressure on a minister to resign after he made remarks on going to war with Russia while he was drunk.

The week in pictures

January 18th, 2019

Obituary: Nicholas Faith

September 28th, 2018

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