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Weapons instead of wine: how is the industry reacting to the war in Ukraine?

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The situation concerning how Western drinks brands respond to the war, and how increasingly severe sanctions will affect business in Russia, continues to develop. Some major drinks brands halted business in Russia immediately, some others have succumbed to mounting pressure and, whilst still operating in Russia, have significantly reduced operations. Some major companies are citing […]

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Happy International Women’s Day & Women’s History Month! Let’s celebrate it by supporting talented female winemakers & women in wine

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Various industries have always been heavily male dominated and that’s no exception in the world of wine. History tells us that wine has been a common thread among cultures, nations and religions. However, since Roman, Greek and Egyptian times, wine was traditionally a privilege for men to be involved with while women were not as […]

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5 flaws that have been found in ‘The Lancet’ study – “One need not feel that the only safe alcohol intake is zero.”

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A recent paper published in ‘The International Journal of Epidemiology’ has shown that ‘The Lancet’ study from 2018 has flaws in its analysis, which concluded that there is no “safe” level of alcohol consumption. Now, University College London’s Sir Nicholas Wald and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine’s Chris Frost claim that there […]

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See the New Year in with a great toast!

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Our Extra Brut Grand Cru Blanc de Blancs Champagne ‘Les Chemins d’Avize’ 2014 really is something else. Let us take you on a sparkling journey around our Champagne house Larmandier-Bernier …  Champagne Larmandier-Bernier is a Champagne house in Vertus, just south of Reims, producing acclaimed wines from Côte des Blancs and Montagne de Reims vineyards. […]

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After Brexit and Covid, now Petrol and driver shortages impact the UK wine industry supply chain but it is not all bad news for the sector…

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The fuel shortage is just the latest in a long string of supply chain issues that the sector has faced. For the last year or so, the industry had to be very nimble and adaptable with the approach to distribution to enable it to react to the never-ending challenges thrown up by a combination of […]

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