France facing smallest harvest since 1945

Winemakers in France are facing their smallest harvest since 1945 due to the perfect storm of a mild March followed by severe spring frosts in April.

Michael Fish forecasts free beer when it rains

Fuller's London Pride has launched a social media campaign in collaboration with former weatherman Michael Fish, offering free beer to Londoners when it rains.

40% of Burgundy affected by frost

The serious frosts that hit Burgundy last week gravely damaged almost half of the viticultural area, according to reports.

Could Bank Holiday see English wine sales rise by 500%?

Bibendum is gearing up for a spike in English wine sales over the Bank Holiday weekend after figures from the same period last year showed a 500% jump compared with the rest of August.

Weathering the storm

August 8th, 2012

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