In restaurant news this week: Dining out in the UK is predicted to fall by over a third in September, London wine bar Top Cuvée gets ready to open a shop, and a MasterChef: The Professionals finalist prepares to open a West African restaurant in October.
English sparkling wine
Earl of Sandwich teams up with Furleigh to create English sparkling wine
Dorset-based wine producer Furleigh has partnered with the Mapperton Estate and the Earl of Sandwich to release an English sparkling wine called the Montagu Cuvée.
Chapel Down hires TWE retail controller for sales role
English winery Chapel Down has hired a retail controller from drinks giant Treasury Wine Estates as the company’s new sales director.
Sir Ian Botham names partner winery for his English fizz
Over a year since db first unveiled the famous British cricketers plans to launch an English fizz, we can now confirm the producer and launch date for this important project.