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The World According To... Owen Morgan

Owen Morgan, co-founder of Spanish restaurant group Bar 44, talks tapas, tattoos, Tom Jones and badge envy with Chris LoshCVJune 2002 Graduated from S

News

Learning from Lidl: Tips from the off-trade

On-trade and off-trade aren’t the polar opposites they might seem.

Beer & Cider

Put the freshness back: Spring beer list

With spring just around the corner, and summer maybe not so far behind, Susanna Forbes tells you how to add a little seasonal sparkle to your beer off

Spirits & Cocktails

The Piña Colada Files

What it lacks in complexity, the Piña Colada makes up for in popularity.

Beer & Cider

Apples of the World: World cider

Think that cider is all West Country smocks and ooh-arr? Then think again.

Wine

Of Grass and Greenbacks: Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc is an easy sell, but it’s tolerated rather than loved by most sommeliers.

Wine

Tasting and Matching: Australian Pinot Noir

Australia has what it takes to be a global Pinot power – cooler regions, a distinctive style and sometimes eye-watering prices.

Spirits & Cocktails

Flame academy: Smoked cocktails

There’s smoke on the bar top and fire in the sky, as venues across the country burn, smoke, roast and cook their ingredients.

Beer & Cider

Apples of the World: World cider

Think that cider is all West Country smocks and ooh-arr? Then think again.

Wine

Of Grass and Greenbacks: Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc is an easy sell, but it’s tolerated rather than loved by most sommeliers.

Wine

Tasting and Matching: Australian Pinot Noir

Australia has what it takes to be a global Pinot power – cooler regions, a distinctive style and sometimes eye-watering prices.

Spirits & Cocktails

Flame academy: Smoked cocktails

There’s smoke on the bar top and fire in the sky, as venues across the country burn, smoke, roast and cook their ingredients.

Wine

Hidden Treasures: Burgundy

On the face of it, 2014 was another troubled and much-reduced year in Burgundy.

Beer & Cider

Trouble a-brewing: Guest beers

The explosion of craft brewers and the trend for venues to have a constantly rotating range of guest beers are creating major problems for breweries i

Wine

Hidden Treasures: Burgundy

On the face of it, 2014 was another troubled and much-reduced year in Burgundy.

Beer & Cider

Trouble a-brewing: Guest beers

The explosion of craft brewers and the trend for venues to have a constantly rotating range of guest beers are creating major problems for breweries i