April 22, 2019

If you happen to be visiting Queenstown, New Zealand, make sure you look out for Amy Winedub, a vintage VW bus, who has been lovingly converted into a 46-bottle Enomatic machine stocked with the best wines in the country. Amy Winedub is the brainchild of Rick Nelson, t...

April 13, 2019

Off the coast of Cornwall, an exciting expedition is afoot, surveying a WWI ship that was torpedoed in 1918. The British ship was on route from Bordeaux to the UK with its cargo of wine when it had an unfortunate encounter with a German U-boat. A team of maritime and a...

April 12, 2019

Champagne Leclerc Briant have announced  that in two years they will be launching a world first; a champagne fermented in a gold barrel. The barrel itself is stainless steel, but lined with 24 carat gold and holds 228 litres. The barrel currently holds wine from the br...

April 10, 2019

A quiet night in with a box set, pizza and a drink - heaven, well it is for you, but what about your best animal buddy? Now they too can kick back with you and enjoy the evening thanks to PetWineShop who have crafted booze for your cats and dogs. Don’t panic or call th...

April 7, 2019

Buzbee’s Beverages have landed investment from Lord Alan Sugar’s investment company, Amsvest. Buzbee’s make flavoured tonics that use natural honey. The range includes a honey-sweetened Indian tonic water, as well as other flavours, including Elderflower, ginger, passi...

April 7, 2019

If you are looking for the perfect gift for the woman who has it all, then this it. Made from ‘vegan’ Tuscan leather and styled to look like a handbag, this cooler can store two 75cl bottles in its insulated secret pockets. It is available in Chardonnay (that’s tan to...

April 7, 2019

Get Ready for Global Domination?

What is the world’s most consumer spirit by volume? If faced with this question in a pub quiz, would you know the answer? It is, of course, baijiu, but do you know what that is? Unless you are part of the Chinese or bartending communitie...

April 1, 2019

As the final season approaches, you can watch all the action with a bottle of  ‘For The Throne” in your hand. This is the latest of the Game of Thrones beers from Brewery Ommegang. It is a strong golden ale, co-fermented with pinot grigio and viognier grape juices. It...

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