Richard Woodard


Wine

Charles Heidsieck unveils Blanc des Millénaires 2004

Champagne Charles Heidsieck has launched Blanc des Millénaires 2004, the first new vintage for the cult all-Chardonnay cuvée in almost a decade.Althou

Wine

Château Brown tweaks bottle design

Pessac-Léognan property Château Brown has revamped its bottle with effect from the 2016 vintage, which is set to be launched into the UK this year.[ca

Wine

SWiG snaps up Blaufränkisch specialist Groszer Wein

Wine merchant SWiG has signed up as exclusive UK importer for Blaufränkisch specialist Groszer Wein, based in the Südburgenland region of Austria.

Wine

Krug launches latest rosé cuvée Édition

Krug has launched the latest Édition of its rosé cuvée – the 21st since the expression was first bottled in 1983.The release marks the extension of th

Wine

Biondi Santi switches from Pol Roger to Liberty

Top Montalcino estate Biondi Santi has switched UK distribution from Pol Roger portfolio to Liberty Wines with immediate effect.The change for the fam

Spirits & Cocktails

Poetic License launches gooseberry and elderflower gin

Small batch distillery Poetic License is set to launch the latest one-off spirit release in its ‘The Rarities’ range – a gooseberry and elderflower gi

Spirits & Cocktails

New look for Woodford Reserve

Woodford Reserve Bourbon is unveiling a new look for its family of products in the UK this month, in line with changes already made in its home market

Wine

Gonzalez Byass UK to distribute Rathfinny Estate

Gonzalez Byass UK has been appointed exclusive UK agent for English sparkling wine producer Rathfinny Estate with immediate effect.Rathfinny, describe

Wine

Biondi Santi switches from Pol Roger to Liberty

Top Montalcino estate Biondi Santi has switched UK distribution from Pol Roger portfolio to Liberty Wines with immediate effect.The change for the fam

Spirits & Cocktails

Poetic License launches gooseberry and elderflower gin

Small batch distillery Poetic License is set to launch the latest one-off spirit release in its ‘The Rarities’ range – a gooseberry and elderflower gi

Spirits & Cocktails

New look for Woodford Reserve

Woodford Reserve Bourbon is unveiling a new look for its family of products in the UK this month, in line with changes already made in its home market

Wine

Gonzalez Byass UK to distribute Rathfinny Estate

Gonzalez Byass UK has been appointed exclusive UK agent for English sparkling wine producer Rathfinny Estate with immediate effect.Rathfinny, describe

Spirits & Cocktails

Isle of Harris Distillers gets £1.7m investment

Fledgling Scotch single malt producer Isle of Harris Distillers is to invest £1.7m in growing its business and maturing whisky stocks after receiving

Spirits & Cocktails

Gin reports double-digit sales as experts warn of potential trouble ahead

Gin has overtaken rum and speciality spirits in the UK on-trade after another double-digit sales increase in the year to June – but experts are warnin

Spirits & Cocktails

Isle of Harris Distillers gets £1.7m investment

Fledgling Scotch single malt producer Isle of Harris Distillers is to invest £1.7m in growing its business and maturing whisky stocks after receiving

Spirits & Cocktails

Gin reports double-digit sales as experts warn of potential trouble ahead

Gin has overtaken rum and speciality spirits in the UK on-trade after another double-digit sales increase in the year to June – but experts are warnin