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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.

People & Places

Thinking about criticising your customers? Think again, says Chris Losh

Want to know the Number One Golden Rule in hospitality? Never criticise your guests. Ever.

People & Places

One Year No Beer founder Ruari Fairbairns on how the drinks industry can pioneer the no-abv movement

We sat down with the founder of One Year No Beer to discuss how bartenders and venues can be pioneers for change when it comes to unhealthy drinking habits.

Wine

Diana Rollan moves to D&D as beverage group category manager

From her role as Head of Wine at Hakkasan, Diana Rollan has moved across to D&D London, the group behind some of the capital’s most celebrated restaur

Wine

The world according to Jan Konetzki

Ten Trinity Square’s Jan Konetzki talks to Chris Losh about Star Trek, transsexual bakers, langoustine heads and why non-gesellig sommeliers don’t cut

Wine

The world according to Jan Konetzki

Ten Trinity Square’s Jan Konetzki talks to Chris Losh about Star Trek, transsexual bakers, langoustine heads and why non-gesellig sommeliers don’t cut