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New urban winery Gutter & Stars launches in Cambridge

Founded by winemaker and journalist Chris Wilson, new Cambridge urban winery Gutter & Stars is set to start production this month.

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Oregon's Alexana Winery enters the UK market

Premium Oregon winery Alexana has just entered the UK market through wine merchant The Vineyard Cellars.

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Bibendum adds New Zealand's Neudorf Vineyards to its portfolio

Leading distributor Bibendum Wine has announced the addition of New Zealand wine producer Neudorf Vineyards to its on-trade and Walker & Wodehouse portfolios.

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Liberty Wines adds Rafael Palacios to its portfolio

Leading merchant Liberty Wines has been appointed agent for Valdeorras winery Rafael Palacios, formerly traded by Fields Morris & Verdin.

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Why South Africa’s wine farms are on their knees

With the ongoing curfew and ban on alcohol sales, the South African wine industry is experiencing seriously challenging times. Malu Lambert offers an on-the-ground report.

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Review: Taboadella - Amorim family’s new venture in Portugal’s Dão

Led by winemaker Luisa Amorim, Taboadella is the Amorim family’s new venture in Portugal’s Dão region. Jacopo Mazzeo takes a look at the wines.

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Champagne Taittinger’s new Kent winery gets the go ahead

Champagne Taittinger’s project in Kent, Domaine Evremond, has received planning approval to build a winery and visitor centre.

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T-Oinos winery: 'Strangeness and beauty'

Justin Keay reports from the 'strangeness and beauty' of T-Oinos winery, on Greece's Tinos island.

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

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Why South Africa’s wine farms are on their knees

With the ongoing curfew and ban on alcohol sales, the South African wine industry is experiencing seriously challenging times. Malu Lambert offers an on-the-ground report.

News |  Wine

Review: Taboadella - Amorim family’s new venture in Portugal’s Dão

Led by winemaker Luisa Amorim, Taboadella is the Amorim family’s new venture in Portugal’s Dão region. Jacopo Mazzeo takes a look at the wines.

News |  Wine

Champagne Taittinger’s new Kent winery gets the go ahead

Champagne Taittinger’s project in Kent, Domaine Evremond, has received planning approval to build a winery and visitor centre.

News |  Wine

T-Oinos winery: 'Strangeness and beauty'

Justin Keay reports from the 'strangeness and beauty' of T-Oinos winery, on Greece's Tinos island.

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Familia Torres involved in producing protection for medical staff

Spanish winery joins the fight against coronavirus by using its 3D equipment to help make headgear for health workers.

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Kent’s Hush Heath Winery unveils plans to triple output in five years

Hush Heath is looking to the future, and seeing no sign of the thirst for English wine abating.

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Jackson Estate Pinot Noir winery opens with cellar door fit for a hobbit

New Zealand wine producer Jackson Estate has had a penchant for mixing the old with the new since it was established over 25 years ago.

News |  Wine

Familia Torres involved in producing protection for medical staff

Spanish winery joins the fight against coronavirus by using its 3D equipment to help make headgear for health workers.

News |  Wine

Kent’s Hush Heath Winery unveils plans to triple output in five years

Hush Heath is looking to the future, and seeing no sign of the thirst for English wine abating.

News |  Wine

Jackson Estate Pinot Noir winery opens with cellar door fit for a hobbit

New Zealand wine producer Jackson Estate has had a penchant for mixing the old with the new since it was established over 25 years ago.