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Matthew Clark opens e-commerce platform to on-trade for the first time

New customers can order from over 5,000 of the wholesaler's wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks without having to open an account.

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EebriaTrade adds UK wine to its offering in time for English Wine Week

In the days leading to English Wine Week, leading drinks distributor EebriaTrade has added a number of UK wines to its portfolio.

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Government is misleading consumers over Brexit wine costs, WSTA says

The Wine & Spirit Trade Association (WSTA) says claims that that EU wine importation costs would be nil or negligible are ‘astonishing’.

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Long read: White grapes in red winemaking

Will the fashion for lighter, brighter reds bring back the much misunderstood practice of adding white grapes to red wines? Jacopo Mazzeo reports.

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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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How lockdown didn’t stop Argentina’s wine harvest

Health and safety measures, picker location tracing, and on-site living quarters: Argentina’s bodegas have worked hard to protect their 2020 harvests during Covid-19. Sorrel Moseley-Williams reports.

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Imbibe Live Online announced for the end of June

Imbibe will be bringing two days of education, debate and inspiration to the industry, through virtual event Imbibe Live Online.

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.

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

How lockdown didn’t stop Argentina’s wine harvest

Health and safety measures, picker location tracing, and on-site living quarters: Argentina’s bodegas have worked hard to protect their 2020 harvests during Covid-19. Sorrel Moseley-Williams reports.

News |  Wine

Imbibe Live Online announced for the end of June

Imbibe will be bringing two days of education, debate and inspiration to the industry, through virtual event Imbibe Live Online.

News |  Wine

Book club: 'Inside Bordeaux: The Châteaux, Their Wines and the Terroir', by Jane Anson

Last month, Berry Bros. & Rudd released Inside Bordeaux, a detailed and well-informed tome on France's famous region signed by Bordeaux specialist Jane Anson. News editor Jacopo Mazzeo went through its pages.

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Sager + Wilde is selling its cellar

Imbibe readers have a unique opportunity to stock up their depleted stores with great wines at rock bottom prices from one of the on-trade’s top palates.

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Top Cuvée to make Shop Cuvée permanent

Shop Cuvée, the retail concept born out of wine bar and bistro Top Cuvée’s pandemic-induced pivot, has announced that it is going permanent.

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Beaujolais Nouveau 2020 to be released earlier than usual

With the complications brought by the global pandemic and the likelihood of an early harvest due to the exceptionally warm weather, Beaujolais Nouveau winegrowers and négociants have decided to approach this year's vintage with more flexibility.

News |  Wine

Book club: 'Inside Bordeaux: The Châteaux, Their Wines and the Terroir', by Jane Anson

Last month, Berry Bros. & Rudd released Inside Bordeaux, a detailed and well-informed tome on France's famous region signed by Bordeaux specialist Jane Anson. News editor Jacopo Mazzeo went through its pages.

News |  Wine

Sager + Wilde is selling its cellar

Imbibe readers have a unique opportunity to stock up their depleted stores with great wines at rock bottom prices from one of the on-trade’s top palates.

News |  Wine

Top Cuvée to make Shop Cuvée permanent

Shop Cuvée, the retail concept born out of wine bar and bistro Top Cuvée’s pandemic-induced pivot, has announced that it is going permanent.

News |  Wine

Beaujolais Nouveau 2020 to be released earlier than usual

With the complications brought by the global pandemic and the likelihood of an early harvest due to the exceptionally warm weather, Beaujolais Nouveau winegrowers and négociants have decided to approach this year's vintage with more flexibility.