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Au revoir Gerard Basset – hundreds turn out in tribute

Members of the wine trade, educators, journalists, friends and dozens of sommeliers gathered to pay their final respects to Gerard Basset MS MW MSc, MBA OBE.

Wine

Enter the dragon: How Ningxia is putting Chinese wine on the map

Chris Losh paid a visit to Helan to see whether this fast-growing region really could be the Chinese Napa.

Wine

Saved! Naked confirms sale of Majestic

Naked Wines has confirmed that it’s putting Majestic up for sale and has entered into ‘advanced discussions’ with potential buyers.

Mixers & More

Softs giant AG Barr invests £1m in non-alcoholic spirits brand Stryyk

Irn-Bru manufacturer and Funkin Cocktails owner AG Barr has backed no-abv spirits brand Stryyk to the tune of £1m.

Spirits & Cocktails

Imbibe's Spritz Challenge: Callooh Callay

It's time for another round of the Imbibe Spritz Challenge, this time at east London bar Callooh Callay.

Spirits & Cocktails

Imbibe's Spritz Challenge: Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings

In part two of Imbibe's Spritz Challenge, we make our way to B&H Buildings to sample a spritz made with Ketel One Botanical.

Spirits & Cocktails

Southern Comfort crowns its Southern Showdown winners

After a rowdy evening aboard the Dixie Queen on the Thames, Southern Comfort has crowned the champion of its Southern Showdown competition

Mixers & More

Softs giant AG Barr invests £1m in non-alcoholic spirits brand Stryyk

Irn-Bru manufacturer and Funkin Cocktails owner AG Barr has backed no-abv spirits brand Stryyk to the tune of £1m.

Spirits & Cocktails

Imbibe's Spritz Challenge: Callooh Callay

It's time for another round of the Imbibe Spritz Challenge, this time at east London bar Callooh Callay.

Spirits & Cocktails

Imbibe's Spritz Challenge: Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings

In part two of Imbibe's Spritz Challenge, we make our way to B&H Buildings to sample a spritz made with Ketel One Botanical.

Spirits & Cocktails

Southern Comfort crowns its Southern Showdown winners

After a rowdy evening aboard the Dixie Queen on the Thames, Southern Comfort has crowned the champion of its Southern Showdown competition

Spirits & Cocktails

Bacardi debuts new coconut-flavoured rum

Bacardi has added a new coconut expression to its portfolio of flavoured rums.

Wine

Think you know Beaujolais? Think again

If your perception of Beaujolais is based entirely on Nouveau, it's time you took another look at the wine style.

Spirits & Cocktails

Bacardi debuts new coconut-flavoured rum

Bacardi has added a new coconut expression to its portfolio of flavoured rums.

Wine

Think you know Beaujolais? Think again

If your perception of Beaujolais is based entirely on Nouveau, it's time you took another look at the wine style.