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Wine

Italian wine harvest ‘down by 2 billion bottles’

A combination of spring frost and an extreme summer heatwave have left Italy’s wineries looking at one of the smallest vintages in living memory.Early

Spirits & Cocktails

Italian mixologists team up to relaunch VII Hills Dry Gin

With collaboration very much the name of the game and an appetite for all things Italian, mixologists Filippo Previero and Danilo Tersigni have joined

Beer & Cider

Italian beer Poretti re-launches in UK market

'The market is ready for a new Italian beer brand,' said Poretti brand manager Becky Sagoo to a group of tasters on a grey afternoon in east London de

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The Italian Job

There’s more to Abruzzo than good value Montepulciano… Julie Sheppard joins a group of sommeliers as they explore the vineyards beside the Adriatic Se

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Martini Riserva Speciale Bitter to arrive in UK this September

A new bitter is hitting the market, courtesy of Martini.

Wine

Bibendum adds Masseria Li Veli to portfolio

Bibendum has added nine wines from top-end Italian producer, Masseria Li Veli to its premium portfolio, and through Walker & Wodehouse.Masseria Li Vel

Spirits & Cocktails

Cellar Trends adds Italicus to portfolio

Adding to its ever-expanding portfolio, Cellar Trends has acquired distribution, sales and marketing rights for Italicus Rosolio di Bergamotto – effec

Beer & Cider

Bibendum craft beer launch targets restaurant sector

Bibendum is launching a new Italian craft beer range specifically aimed at the premium on-trade.The core ‘Birra de Borgo’ range currently comprises fo

News

Martini Riserva Speciale Bitter to arrive in UK this September

A new bitter is hitting the market, courtesy of Martini.

Wine

Bibendum adds Masseria Li Veli to portfolio

Bibendum has added nine wines from top-end Italian producer, Masseria Li Veli to its premium portfolio, and through Walker & Wodehouse.Masseria Li Vel

Spirits & Cocktails

Cellar Trends adds Italicus to portfolio

Adding to its ever-expanding portfolio, Cellar Trends has acquired distribution, sales and marketing rights for Italicus Rosolio di Bergamotto – effec

Beer & Cider

Bibendum craft beer launch targets restaurant sector

Bibendum is launching a new Italian craft beer range specifically aimed at the premium on-trade.The core ‘Birra de Borgo’ range currently comprises fo

Imbibe Live

Durello is the new prosecco, says Boutinot

Boutinot claims to have discovered the next prosecco… a, er, sparkling wine from the Veneto.Durello, made from the grape of the same name, has been re

Spirits & Cocktails

Gruppo Campari exits still wine business

In a move which marks Gruppo Campari’s full withdrawal from the wine industry, it was today announced that it has reached an agreement for the sale of

Imbibe Live

Durello is the new prosecco, says Boutinot

Boutinot claims to have discovered the next prosecco… a, er, sparkling wine from the Veneto.Durello, made from the grape of the same name, has been re

Spirits & Cocktails

Gruppo Campari exits still wine business

In a move which marks Gruppo Campari’s full withdrawal from the wine industry, it was today announced that it has reached an agreement for the sale of