Wine News:

Female sommelier on wine tasting and mansplaining
…-dominated world of wine. She is the first woman in Birmingham certified as a wine


Female sommelier on wine tasting and mansplaining
…-dominated world of wine. She is the first woman in Birmingham certified as a wine


France wine auction: 1774 Vin Jaune fetches record price
…A bottle of wine dating back to 1774 has sold at auction in eastern France… for a record €103,700 ($120,800). The bottle of Vin Jaune (yellow wine) comes from… wines in the world. The buyers were Canadians and someone who used to purchase wine


Pound up as euro sinks on ECB moves
…. Majestic Wine warns of 'tough year ahead'…


An end to cheap booze? Minimum alcohol price law passed
… a can of cider would cost at least £1 and a bottle of wine £4.69. Ministers believe…, 78% of the cider sales, 42% of the wine and 66% of the spirits. The research…


Chains Bargain Booze and Wine Rack near sale to Bestway
…Conviviality brands Bargain Booze and Wine Rack are set to be sold to food…


Wetherspoon to stop selling champagne and prosecco
… sparkling wines. Company founder Tim Martin, who campaigned for Brexit, said it was part… of sparkling wine each year, most of which is prosecco. The pub chain aims to replace… with sparkling wines from the UK, such as from the Denbies vineyard, and Hardy's Sparkling…


Industry ferment: US wine industry crushed over tariffs
… 5,000 cases of Wente Vineyards wine are waiting in a warehouse, their journey… of dollars worth of products, including American wine. Wine might seem like a bit player… trade war would have 'severe' economic impact But China, which included wine


Uganda newspaper's 'wine for abuse stories' contest angers readers
… the chance to win a bottle of wine - in return for their stories of abuse. The Daily… win "a luxurious bottle of wine". The post is particularly insensitive… to do so and not because there is a bottle of wine to be won," the US-based group…


Canada legalises recreational cannabis use
… spent about C$6bn ($4.5bn, £3.4bn) on cannabis - almost as much as they did on wine