Wine Tasting news

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What's a wine tasting like in a pandemic?

We sent Chris Losh to his first wine tasting in seven months to find out what a wine tasting complete with social distancing, masks and hand sanitiser is actually like...

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Alternative Burgundy: Imbibe puts Mâcon+ to the taste test

As prices of white Burgundy keep rising, Jacopo Mazzeo and a team of tasters turn to the Mâconnais to assess quality and value of Mâcon+ wines.

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Nick Jackson MW launches new online wine education platform

Nick Jackson MW has launched The School of Taste which is based on a 'revolutionary new tasting approach'.

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Wine tastings should return, survey finds

A survey launched by a number of UK PR agencies, generic bodies and wine logistics companies to explore the future of trade tastings in the aftermath of the coronavirus lockdown, found that industry professionals are keen for wine tastings to return.

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The Wilderness launches a Wine Club

The Birmingham restaurant has launched a new digital wine tasting offering for customers to enjoy at home .

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Industry-wide survey looks at the future of post-Covid-19 trade wine tastings

A number of UK PR agencies, generic bodies and wine logistics companies have launched a survey to explore the future of trade tastings in the aftermath of the coronavirus lockdown.

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Lockdown lowdown: The latest and greatest drinks activities to keep you entertained through lockdown

From the world’s biggest cider tasting, to whisky apps and puzzles, here are some of the latest activities to keep you entertained during covid-19.

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Online activities for hospitality professionals

From mead tasting and wellness classes, to virtual distillery tours and an online beer festival, here are some online activities to keep you entertained in the coming weeks.

Podcasts

SipAdvisor: Listen to our first Imbibe podcast

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our new monthly podcast and our first episode features all-star line-up: the Artesian’s Anna Sebastian; sommelier Jan Konetzki; beer writer Pete Brown; Club Soda’s Laura Willoughby, and ciderologist Gabe Cook.

SipAdvisor special: Natural wine podcast

Following the announcement earlier this year that ‘natural wine’ has been legally recognised in France as Vin méthode nature, our first  podcast special edition is entirely dedicated to the subject.

SipAdvisor: Episode 2

In the second episode of our podcast, we look at what re-opening might look like for the UK’s pubs bars and restaurants – including an interview with on-trade marketing legend Mark McCullough about the 100 Day Playbook, a muse on PPE for hospitality staff, all accompanied by a glass of English fizz for English Wine Week.

SipAdvisor: How to tackle no shows

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our monthly podcast. In this third episode, we remember some of the venues that have had to close during the Covid-19 crisis before taking a closer look at the problem of no shows

News |  Wine

The Wilderness launches a Wine Club

The Birmingham restaurant has launched a new digital wine tasting offering for customers to enjoy at home .

News |  Wine

Industry-wide survey looks at the future of post-Covid-19 trade wine tastings

A number of UK PR agencies, generic bodies and wine logistics companies have launched a survey to explore the future of trade tastings in the aftermath of the coronavirus lockdown.

News |  Wine

Lockdown lowdown: The latest and greatest drinks activities to keep you entertained through lockdown

From the world’s biggest cider tasting, to whisky apps and puzzles, here are some of the latest activities to keep you entertained during covid-19.

News |  People & Places

Online activities for hospitality professionals

From mead tasting and wellness classes, to virtual distillery tours and an online beer festival, here are some online activities to keep you entertained in the coming weeks.

News |  People & Places

How to surround yourself with your drinks industry friends remotely

Stuck at home when you’d normally be surrounded with your fellow bartenders, somms and other drinks industry colleagues? Fear not, we’ve rounded up the best ways to stay connected with the industry online.

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Seven ways to nail the blind tasting with Jan Konetzki

The scoop from the star sommelier's Palate Training session at Imbibe Live.

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Imbibe wine tasting: Grenache comes into its own

Previously hidden in blends, more single-varietal Grenaches are hitting the UK.

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Albariño tasting: Imbibe puts Galicia's A-list grape to the test

Often grown within sight of the crashing Atlantic, the zesty, textured wines of Spain’s north-west have ‘seafood wine’ written all over them.

News |  People & Places

How to surround yourself with your drinks industry friends remotely

Stuck at home when you’d normally be surrounded with your fellow bartenders, somms and other drinks industry colleagues? Fear not, we’ve rounded up the best ways to stay connected with the industry online.

News |  Wine

Seven ways to nail the blind tasting with Jan Konetzki

The scoop from the star sommelier's Palate Training session at Imbibe Live.

News |  Wine

Imbibe wine tasting: Grenache comes into its own

Previously hidden in blends, more single-varietal Grenaches are hitting the UK.

News |  Wine

Albariño tasting: Imbibe puts Galicia's A-list grape to the test

Often grown within sight of the crashing Atlantic, the zesty, textured wines of Spain’s north-west have ‘seafood wine’ written all over them.