Some say that it’s an ill wind that blows no good but for one company that is blatantly not true.We chose the name as we have concentrated on sourcing animals that have been raised within a ‘day’s drove’ or roughly 30 miles.

Shares in Naked Wines decreased 3.After a consultation process, it decided to sell the entire Majestic business as a whole, and Fortress swooped in.

5& abv craft beer range will be among a number of sustainably produced products available from British artisan suppliers through Milk & More.Customers can place or change an order easily online by 9pm the night before their next delivery and have it delivered to their doorstep by 7am the next day, completely free of charge.

Singapore-based Frederick Wood is now general manager at Corks Out and his son Richard is a director.Its Chester store, located in one of the city's oldest buildings on Watergate Street, has been shut for a week and staff at the Stockton Heath branch confirmed it has closed.

” It is easy to blame antipathy among younger shoppers for declining volume sales within BWS: two-fifths of Brits aged 18-24 either do not drink or are trying to moderate their alcohol consumption, according to Kantar.However, it is really interesting to note that the largest group of teetotallers in Britain are women aged 50 and above.

The Lakes Distillery has introduced a new bottle design for The Lakes Vodka, to bring it in line with its recent whisky and gin releases.The new bottle is made from British-made glass and it is intricately-embossed in order to “capture the spirit’s essence” and to evolve the brand to sit alongside their single malt whiskies.

A range of sparkling cold-brewed teas – designed to transform the way we pair alcohol-free drinks with food – is about to hit the market.The drinks are cold-brewed for 24 hours to extract the flavours from the tea leaves.

Langstane Liquor Company has added a whisky to its portfolio that has been specifically designed to be complementary in long drinks.The company - co-founded by Ben Iravani, Josh Rennie and Alex Lawrence, who is also the global head of bar operations for Mr Lyan Group - is launching the “bright and fruity” Glasshouse Whisky.

Chris Seale, managing director, Speciality Brands, said: “The higher end of the vodka category is currently experiencing a resurgence and Beluga vodka presents us with a truly exciting opportunity.We’re looking forward to taking it to the next level and establishing it further within the super-premium traditional vodka category.

The Labour Party has pledged to review the evidence on minimum unit pricing if it secures a majority in the upcoming general election.“Alcoholic drinks will be labelled with clear health warnings,” it said.

Pleasantries are exchanged, family news is updated, and there’s a bit of chat about the positioning of Challenge 25 signs.“We’re focused on where there’s a problem, and most of the UK doesn’t need one,” says Winstanley.

As reported by French media site Le Parisien, two former Pernod Ricard employees and one still working for the company reported being under pressure to drink.‘Amélie’, a salesperson still working for Pernod Ricard, said that drinking on the job caused her to seek treatment for alcoholism after experiencing hallucinations and hearing voices.

Founded in Fort Collins in 1991, New Belgium has since expanded to Asheville, North Carolina, in 2016 and Denver, Colorado in 2018.In August 2017, a group led by New Belgium Brewing Company, which also includes Elysian Brewing founder Dick Cantwell and Belgian producer Oud Beersel, agreed to purchase San Francisco’s ailing Magnolia Brewing Company for US$2.

19th November, 2019 by Lucy Shaw Just six months after his UK restaurant empire went into administration, celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has announced the launch of a new global restaurant concept.Called Jamie Oliver Kitchen, the all-day dining concept will be rolled out all over the world, starting in Bali and Bangkok this month.

20th November, 2019 by Arabella Mileham UK department shop chain John Lewis is trialling an ‘experience’ store in Southampton that will give customers access to advice from experts, including a bookable two-hour wine master class.“Our goal is to offer customers unrivalled access to expertise and impartial advice in a way that is uplifting and inspiring,” he said.

20th November, 2019 by Lucy Shaw Vine plantings in Barolo will be put on hold for three years from January 2020 in order to regulate production of the revered Italian red, the region’s consorzio has revealed.It is a preventative measure to control the production of Barolo and preserve the landscape.

20th November, 2019 by Arabella Mileham Rhône specialist Cellier des Dauphins has launched new premium tiers into the UK market, as part of a new, more consumer-centric brand strategy.The move, which was first unveiled at Prowein in March, is the culmination of several years of research and development by the company, it said.

20th November, 2019 by Arabella Mileham A drinks start-up has relaunched and extended its first range of cannibis-infused spirits that will cost a third of the price of its original CBD-infused spirits, which were launched earlier this year.Top Beverages, which was founded in January this year by former music marketing executive Saf Ali and US-born lawyer turned entrepreneur Nicholas Pullen, has launched a nine-strong range of spirits, which combine 54.

19th November, 2019 by James Lawrence A senior member of the wine trade has criticised the UK government’s decision to hold a general election in December, arguing that it won’t break the Brexit deadlock.“I think that the democratic way to break the deadlock is another referendum as opposed to an election,” said Bridge.

20th November, 2019 by Phoebe French Californian wine giant E&J Gallo has acquired Napa Valley’s acclaimed Pahlmeyer Winery, including its two brands Pahlmeyer and Jayson by Pahlmeyer, boosting its premium portfolio which includes Orin Swift, J Vineyards and Talbott.The deal includes both the Pahlmeyer and Jayson by Pahlmeyer wine brands, which range in price from US$30 to $350.