Durham's first craft spirits distillery

Spike in applications for craft distillers' licences takes HMRC ‘by surprise’

17 Dec 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

The number of applications for craft distiller licences in the UK has taken HMRC “by surprise”, spiking from two last year, to 35 so far in 2014.

Cherie Spriggs, head winemaker, Nyetimber

Q&A: Cherie Spriggs, Nyetimber Subscription

08 Dec 2014 | By Erin Smith

Nyetimber is on a roll this year after its Classic Cuvée 2009 won two trophies at this year’s International Wine Challenge. Harpers.co.uk caught up with head winemaker Cherie Spriggs to ask what drew her towards the iconic label and where she plans to take it next.

Memorial service for Ridgeview's Mike Roberts

Memorial service for Ridgeview's Mike Roberts

28 Nov 2014 | By Richard Siddle

A memorial service for Mike Roberts, founder of English sparkling winery, Ridgeview,  who died earlier this month, is to be held on December 5.

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Spain country report

Spain Country Report 2014

03 Sep 2014 | Updated: 03 Sep 2014 | By Subscriptions

Spanish wines are becoming increasingly popular across all channels of the trade and at all price points. Make sure you keep up to date with the latest trends, regions, varieties, including what key buyers across the UK wine trade think will happen to the Spanish wine category in the next year by reading this special Harpers Country report. 

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