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Christelle Guibert appointed CEO Fine Wines & Spirits of The Conversion Group
IWSC News

Qui 11 Jul 2019

Christelle Guibert appointed CEO Fine Wines & Spirits of The Conversion Group

The Conversion Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Christelle Guibert to the newly created position of Chief Executive Officer, Fine Wines and Spirits

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The Tour de France through a glass
Wine News

Qua 10 Jul 2019

The Tour de France through a glass

The world's biggest and most challenging bike race is now under way, and many sports fanatics will be following this annual event.

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Top 10 summer spirits pairings
Spirit News

Seg 8 Jul 2019

Top 10 summer spirits pairings

Summer is well and truly underway – and what better way to celebrate than with a selection of award-winning spirits perfectly paired with Double Dutch’s fresh and flavourful mixers

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Top wines of Spain and Portugal unveiled in latest IWSC results announcement
Wine News

Sex 5 Jul 2019

Top wines of Spain and Portugal unveiled in latest IWSC results announcement

The latest wine results of the IWSC 2019 have been announced, awarding the very best wines in Spain and Portugal

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Riesling outside Germany
Wine News

Qui 4 Jul 2019

Riesling outside Germany

Riesling’s historic and cultural links to Germany mean that for many drinkers the two are indelibly linked. However, its remarkable virtues as a terroir-sensitive grape mean it has been enthusiastically adopted in other climatically-suited areas of the world.

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O-I helps IWSC celebrate 50 years with special bottle for special whisky
Spirit News

Qui 4 Jul 2019

O-I helps IWSC celebrate 50 years with special bottle for special whisky

The IWSC is to partner with O-I, the world’s leading glassmaker, to create a commemorative bottle to celebrate the competition’s 50th anniversary

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Judge profile: Alex Hunt MW
Wine News

Qui 4 Jul 2019

Judge profile: Alex Hunt MW

Alex joined the wine trade as a van driver for Oddbins while studying Philosophy and Psychology at the University of Oxford

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31 days of German Riesling
Wine News

Qua 3 Jul 2019

31 days of German Riesling

Riesling, perhaps the wine trade’s favourite grape variety, is under the spotlight this month with the increasingly popular nationwide campaign - 31 days of Riesling – running from 1st to 31 July.

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The best of English rosés
Wine News

Seg 1 Jul 2019

The best of English rosés

To celebrate the success of English rosé, we’ve handpicked a range of exquisite award-winning tipples to complement the warmer weather as we head into summer

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Assyrtiko, an alternative to Chablis
Wine News

Qui 27 Jun 2019

Assyrtiko, an alternative to Chablis

Clean, pure styles of wine with steely minerality are very much in vogue, and classic wines such as Chablis have certainly benefitted.

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