Spirits

The week in pictures

A packed three days at ProWein, the naming of Eben Sadie as this year's Winemakers' Winemaker and the arrival of a Buckfast tonic easter egg – it's been a busy week for the drinks trade.

Alcohol linked again to reduced heart disease risks

The largest study yet carried out on the effect of alcohol on the heart has again shown that moderate consumption is associated with reduced risks of cardiovascular diseases.

Black Pearl to lead Bonhams sale

A magnum of Rémy Martin’s Louis XIII ‘Black Pearl’ Cognac in a Baccarat decanter will headline Bonhams’ next London fine and rare sale.

British WWI spirits bottles found in Israel

Israeli archaeologists have uncovered a refuse pit filled with "hundreds" of empty bottles of wine, beer and spirits consumed by the British army when it was campaigning in the area against the Ottomans 100 years ago.

Top 10 new products: March

March 22nd, 2017

Lidl beefs up spirits team

March 20th, 2017

Week in pictures: Hong Kong

March 13th, 2017

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