Sotheby’s NYC sale storms to US$5m

The third and final instalment of the Don Stott fine wine sale in New York this week made over US$5 million and set new records for Rouuseau, Roumier and Ravenau at auction.

Alcohol not to blame for change in personality, say scientists

A team of US psychologists have debunked the theory of a 'happy drunk', suggesting that alcohol plays less of a role in altering a person's personality than you might think.

Lidl US confirms June launch

Lidl USA is set to open the first of its new US stores next month in Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina, it confirmed this week.

California wine sales in the US hit record $34.1 billion

The value of California wine shipments to the US market hit $34.1 billion in 2016, up 4.6% on the previous year and a record for the golden state's winemakers.

db meets: Katherine Cole

April 13th, 2017

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