Justin Keay gets over his prejudices to delight in wines from Mallorca

18 Dec 2014 | By Justin Keay

  I’d been avoiding Mallorca and the other Balearic Islands like the plague. Although I knew the wider reality to be different – prompted by photos of beautiful mountain vistas, of historic Palma and some increasingly trendy hotels and restaurants - in my mind it was hard to escape images of ugly concrete hotels filled with fleshy, tattooed Brits, drinking vast quantities of lager.  But needs must – particularly as warm ...

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Codorniu continues search for UK chief

10 Dec 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

Spanish wine company Codorniu Raventos is still on the look-out for a UK managing director, after senior Diageo wine executive John Hearn failed to take up the post.


Cava brand says 'we are not Champagne, we are Codorniu' in new ad campaign

08 Dec 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

Cava producer Codorníu has launched a global ad campaign which emphasises the brand’s suitability for all occasions and its differences to Champagne - “we’re not big on formalities, we prefer hugs and kisses” - in time for Christmas.

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