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Wine

Chief winemaker Peter Gago unveils 2019 Penfolds collection

At a recent tasting in London, Penfolds chief winemaker Peter Gago presented his 2019 collection.

Spirits & Cocktails

Bubble trouble: Rethinking the champagne cocktail

How can bartenders go beyond the French 75 and up their champagne cocktail game? Laura Foster investigates.

Wine

Amorim to release sparkling wine corks with no-TCA guarantee

Cork stopper brand Amorim has announced a new technology that guarantees sparkling wine stoppers with no TCA taint.

Promotion

A sparkling classic returns: The Champagne Cocktail

Get ready for the Champagne Cocktail revival with Moët Hennessy Assemblage.

Wine

Champagne Krug releases latest edition of its Grande Cuvée

Krug has launched the latest expression of its flagship NV champagne, Krug Grande Cuvée 167ème Édition.

Wine

‘It’s critical’ – Ruinart’s cellarmaster on the element everyone in Champagne is talking about

Can you name the three key elements in champagne production? Fruit, sure. Yeast, sure.

Wine

Ruinart competition winner Jitka Auermüllerová on the importance of consistent study

Being a sommelier is one of the most challenging and rewarding jobs the hospitality industry has to offer.

Wine

Jitka Auermüllerová of 67 Pall Mall wins UK Ruinart Sommelier Challenge 2019

Jitka Auermüllerová from 67 Pall Mall in London was named winner of the UK Ruinart Sommelier Challenge 2019, beating runners-up Christopher Parker, of

Wine

Champagne Krug releases latest edition of its Grande Cuvée

Krug has launched the latest expression of its flagship NV champagne, Krug Grande Cuvée 167ème Édition.

Wine

‘It’s critical’ – Ruinart’s cellarmaster on the element everyone in Champagne is talking about

Can you name the three key elements in champagne production? Fruit, sure. Yeast, sure.

Wine

Ruinart competition winner Jitka Auermüllerová on the importance of consistent study

Being a sommelier is one of the most challenging and rewarding jobs the hospitality industry has to offer.

Wine

Jitka Auermüllerová of 67 Pall Mall wins UK Ruinart Sommelier Challenge 2019

Jitka Auermüllerová from 67 Pall Mall in London was named winner of the UK Ruinart Sommelier Challenge 2019, beating runners-up Christopher Parker, of

Wine

Get Chardie: The rise of blanc de blancs champagne

Champagne has seen a plethora of blanc de blancs launches over the last year.

Wine

Wine myths, part IV: ‘Old vines’ equals better wines

In this series on wine myths, Darren Smith sets out to debunk some commonly held assumptions about wine and its productionThe root, so to speak, of th

Wine

Get Chardie: The rise of blanc de blancs champagne

Champagne has seen a plethora of blanc de blancs launches over the last year.

Wine

Wine myths, part IV: ‘Old vines’ equals better wines

In this series on wine myths, Darren Smith sets out to debunk some commonly held assumptions about wine and its productionThe root, so to speak, of th