Wine News:

Beer before wine? It makes no difference to a hangover
…Hangovers tips: Does mixing your drinks make a difference? "Beer before wine… and you'll feel fine, wine before beer and you'll feel queer" - many of us may swear… large glasses of white wine the second had the same amounts of alcohol…


Blow for wine drinkers after dry January
…Duty on a bottle of wine has risen on the day after the popular Dry January…, but comes into force now. The duty rise for wine, and some high-strength sparkling cider… forward to celebrating the end of Dry January with a bottle of wine in the coming…


Wales Christmas drink and drug campaign: 550 arrested
wine bar with friends or cheap beer at home on your own; if you drive after…


Greater Manchester PC tells attacker 'people like him cannot win'
…A PC who was struck with a wine bottle has told a court she returned to work… of wine he was holding, but instead he struck her on the back of the head…


How Lidl learnt to be less German in the UK
wine that it liked and wine connoisseurs recommended as being good value for money…. But customers didn't agree. "We had a couple of warehouses full of that wine and it took us…


Mulled wine... in a slow cooker?
… a Christmas hack to take the stress out of making mulled wine. Norfolk mum Sonia Cheetham…


Glenturret distillery in Crieff sold to Swiss wine maker
…One of Scotland's oldest working distilleries is being bought by a Swiss wine… specialises in the production and distribution of high-end wines across Europe. Edrington…


Vodka firm loses valuable iceberg water in apparent heist
…," he said. "It's just like a grape harvest for the wine industry." More puzzling…


Essex 'could rival Champagne for wine production'
… and Welsh wine". But, he said, the season had been "quite unusual in terms of weather… Macaudy, manager of Wyken Wines, near Bury St Edmunds, said climate change had enabled… sparkling wine more like Champagne, but even better," he said. But Mr Macaudy said…


Bobi Wine: Uganda pop star returns to stage after arrest
…The Ugandan pop star turned opposition MP Bobi Wine has performed for the first… for the show, which was only allowed because it was a non-political event. Bobi Wine has… News website Who is Bobi Wine? A link to the story on the BBC News website Profile…