Beverage Trade Network News


HB wine judging under way

26/09/2016 | Chairman of judges and Trinity Hill chief winemaker Warren Gibson said that when putting the judging team together he wanted to ensure word about the high standards being achieved within Hawke's Bay winemaking reached the country's biggest export market.


Chinese winemaker buys Australian vines

26/09/2016 | One of China’s largest winemakers, Weilong Grape Wine Company, has spent $13.4m buying Australian vineyards and plans further investment in Australian wine.


Blue Shepherd Vodka Enters the Premium Spirits Market

24/09/2016 | A US Marine and the CEO of Ohio-based marketing firm, the BOFFO Beverage Group, launches Blue Shepherd Ultra Premium Vodka and donates $1.00 from the sale of each bottle to our law enforcement community.


Trend for sparkling Albariño on the rise

24/09/2016 | The trend for sparkling Albariño is on the rise as winemakers in Rías Baixas in northwest Spain seek to capitalise on the global popularity of sparkling wine.