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Circle K stores ditch 'Secretary Day' condom offer
… "combo" consisting of a bottle of wine, a chocolate bar and a packet of condoms… for a bottle of wine and a chocolate bar. But the third added a pack of condoms…


Grape expectations: DNA reveals history of vintage wine
…The French were probably sipping wine made from an identical grape to one used… 2,000 years ago. They may have made wines closely related to Pinot Noir and Syrah… in modern wine are identical to plants grown hundreds of years ago. Grape vines…


How the US-China trade war squeezes California's wine country
…Chinese tariffs have targeted the US agricultural industry - including wine


'I think wine is in my blood'
… around the world. This week we speak to Lizzy Rudd, chairman of UK wine merchant… Berry Bros and Rudd (BBR). "I think wine is in my blood," says Lizzy Rudd. "When dad… wine merchant. The company is owned between the Rudd and the Berry families. Based…


Why Californian wine will soon cost more in Beijing
… 5,000 items. The rates on products, including wine and meat, will rise from between…, chopped meat • Alcohol: Sparkling wine, regular wine, other fermented beverages, gin…: The US wine industry is also at risk and the cost of American wine in China is set…


Hawksmoor Manchester: Diners given £4,500 red wine by mistake
… after being given the pricey 2001 bottle of red wine.…


Hawksmoor Manchester: Diners given £4,500 red wine by mistake
…Lucky diners were accidentally served a £4,500 bottle of red wine… and offered to find the wine for a waitress, but picked up the wrong bottle… to the Cult Wines online tasting guide, only 500 cases of the 2001 Chateau le Pin Pomerol…


Hawksmoor wine mistake: How is any bottle worth £4,500?
Wine lovers have reacted with shock, and perhaps some envy, after… it was revealed that a customer at a Manchester restaurant was given a £4,500 bottle of wine… - instead of the one they ordered. Why is some wine so eye-wateringly expensive though…


And the most-played song on UK radio is... Chasing Cars by Snow Patrol
… on the creation of Chasing Cars in a wine-fuelled, all-night recording session. I read… there with a couple of bottles of wine, and we wrote through the night. In fact, we wrote 10 songs… of wine, you go, 'Ah well, better luck next time'. But that particular evening, [we…


Atakan Atay death: Wife 'stabbed husband after wine row'
… leaving the house to buy wine, a court has heard. Helena Atay - also known as Karine…