Excise duty pushing wine sellers to the brink

8.2 million cases of wine were sold here in 2013 – 700,000 fewer than in 2012.Wine importers and distributors have blamed “disproportionate” increases in excise duty for an 8pc drop in the number of cases sold in Ireland last year. Some 8.2 million...

Coffee & Tea Festival

 September 12th–14th, 2014                 Industrial Hall, RDS Dublin The Dublin Coffee & Tea Festival is a show dedicated to celebrating all that’s new and exciting on the Coffee and Tea scene. From harvesting to brewing and artisan catering to equipment,...

VINEXPO 2015

The next Vinexpo exhibition will be held in Bordeaux, France from Sunday 14th to Thursday 18th June 2015. This will be the 18th Vinexpo and it is as ever a major event in the industry calendar that no wine and spirits professional can afford to miss. The next show...

Jule Dupouy Interview

ame: Julie Dupouy Nationality: French At the moment: Republic of Ireland   Currently: Sommeliere Prerequisite: Please, tell us a little bit about your first encounter with wine & the wine industry? Any particular mentors at that time? Being French, wine used...