Wine News:

Man injured in fire at UB40's Digbeth Red Red Wine pub
… the video for Red Red Wine. The blaze at The Eagle and Tun on the corner of New Canal… been their local for many years. Red Red Wine sold almost two million copies…


US wine sellers compare tariffs to Prohibition
…A century ago, new restrictions on selling alcohol left US wine merchants… reeling. Now President Donald Trump's decision to raise taxes on European wine imports… to 100% presents a similar threat, the industry says. Wine sellers are warning…


Georges Duboeuf: 'Pope of Beaujolais' wine dies aged 86
…Georges Duboeuf, one of the great wine merchants of the 20th Century, has died… product - a red wine called Beaujolais Nouveau - into a global phenomenon…. By the 1980s, Mr Duboeuf's enthusiastic promotion of the wine had led to its annual release…


Brexit explained: Can I still bring back alcohol from the EU?
…For years the ability to hop across the channel to buy cheap wine and beer has…


Eight dead in the Philippines after drinking bad coconut wine
…At least eight people in the Philippines have died - and 300 more taken to hospital - after drinking a local liquor made from coconut sap. The victims came from different towns but had bought the liquor - known as lambanog - from the same…


Democratic debate: Warren and Buttigieg clash over 'wine cave' fundraiser
… held a fundraiser in a wine cave where $900 (£690) bottles of wine were served…


Outrage after Chinese theme park forces pig to bungee jump
…." 'Vulgar marketing tactic' The incident took place on 18 January at the Meixin Red Wine


Jean Fergusson: Last of the Summer Wine actress dies
…Jean Fergusson, who played Marina in Last of the Summer Wine for 25 years, has… of the Summer Wine colleague Juliette Kaplan in October. Comedy actress Vicki Michelle, best… Wine, Fergusson had forged a successful career in theatre and was rarely out…


Castleford lights switch on: Trader banned from mulled wine sales
…A trader banned from selling mulled wine at a town's festive lights switch… in the mulled wine I'm selling," Mr Davison said. "[It] is very weak. It's about 2%, so… he will still be at the event, selling non-alcoholic mulled wine. Follow BBC…


Adam White jailed for A16 crash that killed mum-of-two
wine behind the wheel. Adam White, 38, ploughed into the back of another car before… limit at a car wash, having been "seen drinking from a bottle of wine", Ms Blair…