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Brancott Estate opens Marlborough heritage centre

Published:  01 November, 2011

The Pernod Ricard owned brand Brancott Estate, has opened a heritage centre in Marlborough.

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Trade bodies slam Scottish minimum pricing plans

Published:  01 November, 2011

Minimum price plans will punish responsible drinkers, won't address alcohol misuse, is probably illegal and will damage one of Scotland's key industries, say trade bodies as the Scottish government publishes its Alcohol Bill.

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Camel Valley wins Bollicine del Mondo trophy for second year

Published:  01 November, 2011

English winery, Camel Valley has been awarded the International Sparkling Rosé Trophy at Bollicine del Mondo for the second year in a row, for its Camel Valley Pinot Rosé 2009.

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Coca Cola to run festive Designated Driver campaign

Published:  01 November, 2011

Coca Cola is running its Designated Driver campaign in 8,000 bars this December, which sees drivers get one Coke free when they buy one.

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Sterling surges against euro hitting €1.1594/£1

Published:  01 November, 2011

Sterling surged against the euro by close to 2%, hitting a high of €1.1594/£1, after yields on Italian bonds rose as the country struggles to implement tough spending cuts.

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Sterling makes gains against dollar

Published:  31 October, 2011

Sterling gained against the US dollar on Friday afternoon in the wake of increased risk appetite following on from last week's EU summit.

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Sogrape acquires Stevens Garnier

Published:  31 October, 2011

The wine producer Sogrape has increased its shareholding to a full buy-out of the UK wine agency, Stevens Garnier.

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Grey Goose announces new partners for charity ball

Published:  31 October, 2011

Grey Goose Vodka is celebrating its sixth year of supporting the Elton John AIDS Foundation with the announcement of new partners, that includes the world renowned restaurant, elBulli.

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Hardys pushes food compatibility

Published:  31 October, 2011

Accolade Wines is putting investment behind its Australian wine brand Hardys with sponsorship and sampling activity at MasterChef Live and the BBC Good Food Shows this autumn.

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Glenmorangie launches Nectar D'Òr 15 Years Old

Published:  31 October, 2011

Glenmorangie has extended the extra maturation period of its Nectar D'Òr by three years, to offer the Glenmorangie Nectar D'Òr 15 Years Old.

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Wines in the press, October 27-31

Published:  31 October, 2011

The Guardian

Fiona Beckett is looking at wines that are regularly good value when they're not on promotion.

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Sterling rallies as European leaders strike euro debt crisis deal

Published:  28 October, 2011

Sterling hit a seven week high against the US dollar but dropped by around 1.5% against the euro as European leaders struck a deal on the euro zone debt crisis.

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Cloudy Bay targets "culture loving urbanites"

Published:  28 October, 2011

 

Cult New Zealand wine brand Cloudy Bay is extending its presence in the UK with a new wine bar at the Royal Albert Hall.

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Fine wine prices in retreat, says Bordeaux Index

Published:  27 October, 2011

Fine wine prices retreated 7.5% in the third quarter of the year, pointing to a "market correction" according to Bordeaux Index.

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Hardys to sponsor MasterChef Live and BBC Good Food

Published:  27 October, 2011

Hardys is ramping up its association with cooking by signing up to sponsor MasterChef Live and the BBC Good Food Show.

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Sterling down due to EU summit results

Published:  27 October, 2011

Sterling fell against the US dollar yesterday following the euro downwards against the US currency as markets nervously awaited the results from yesterday's EU summit.

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Once Upon A Tree wins best drinks producer at Flavours of Herefordshire

Published:  27 October, 2011

Cider producer, Once Upon A Tree has won 'Best Drinks Producer' at this year's Flavours of Herefordshire Awards, presented by celebrity chef Jean-Christophe Novelli.

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Cellar Trends' Paul Hollis dies

Published:  26 October, 2011

Paul Hollis, prestige account manager at Cellar Trends, passed away in his sleep on Sunday following a short illness.

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Lindeman's adds NZ Sauvignon Blanc to range

Published:  26 October, 2011

New World wine brand Lindeman's has added a New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc to its Winemaker's Discovery Range.

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Auchentoshan announces transatlantic 'Switch UK' winner

Published:  26 October, 2011

Martin Ball from Corridor, Manchester has been selected by the Auchentoshan distillery to represent the UK in a transatlantic bartender swap.

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