Our picks from recent portfolio tastings and field trips...
English winery Ridgeview founder and winemaker dies
Miller Brands UK reports growth for its portfolio of international beers
The Bibendum/PLB tie-up is the biggest deal to have happened in the UK wine trade for years. Chris Losh looks at how it came about and what it will mean for the on-trade
Farm to bottle Scottish distillers Arbikie launch potato vodka
Michael Owen partners up with Spey to launch two whisky expressions
The Benevolent ends 2014 with a special celebration, and a special auction
Chef de caves Régis Camus celebrates two decades with Piper-Heidsieck
What you need is some German aromatised wine
Pub companies become one in £773.6m deal
Don Julio joins Diageo, and Bushmills Irish Whiskey goes Mexican
Once again it’s time to recognise those individuals that make this industry of ours what it is...