While London restaurants remain shuttered, we’ve rounded up 10 new openings we’re looking forward to this year, from seafood sanctum Manzi’s to the Batman-themed Park Row.
Meet the rising stars of hospitality who won big in GB this week
Three rising stars of the hospitality world were rewarded this week at the Chaine des Rotisseurs GB Young Professional Awards at the new Harrods Social by Jason Atherton.
Everything you need to know about Champagne in 2021
We bring you everything you need to know about the past year in Champagne, from the vintage conditions to the sales figures, while revealing three records set by the region in 2021.
UK thirst for Champagne ‘incredible’ as shipments hit 29 million bottles for 2021
The UK market for Champagne has been described as “incredible” as shipments of the fine fizz surged by more than 30% last year to hit 29 million bottles.
Moët opens French cinema in Selfridges to promote pink Champagne
Moët Hennessy has unveiled a French cinema themed area in London department store Selfridges to promote pink Champagnes and rosés from its portfolio.
‘No science’ to support dry January is good for your liver
“There’s no science” to support a belief that taking a month off drinking is good for your liver, according to a gastroenterologist, writing in Decanter.
The best Malbecs of 2021
Having released all the results from this year’s Global Malbec Masters, we bring you the best Malbecs of 2021, taking in 17 delicious wines from £11 to over £50.
London wine club 67 Pall Mall to open in Burgundy
London wine club 67 Pall Mall is to open an outlet in Burgundy in May 2023 that promises to “house one of the most extensive wine lists in the Côte d’Or,” according to the club’s founder, Grant Ashton.
When Bordeaux rocks: testing a legendary music and wine pairing
A legendary, fictional wine and music association was tested live for the first time at Pall Mall, where it was shown that Bordeaux really does rock.
Coravin Sparkling partners with Moët Hennessy
Coravin Sparkling has become the “official preservation partner” of Moët Hennessy Champagnes in a move that’s designed to make fine fizz “more accessible”.
London somm makes headlines for fast food and fine wine pairing
London sommelier Alexandra Price certainly believes that fast food and fine wine can go together as she makes headline news for her favourite wine and food pairing.
UK Government study shows events are safe – so let them take place
The UK Government’s research on the Covid transmission risk of large events was finally released last week, and it showed that they are safe – so let them take place, cries a hamstrung festival and nightclub sector.