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Romania tipped as the latest wine hotspot

Waitrose has reported a surge in the popularity of Romanian wine, as sales increase by 17% year-on-year. The supermarket chain’s own-label Blueprint Romanian Pinot Noir is showing a rise in sales of 60% against last year, as the cherry-scented variety proves popular with shoppers. Waitrose wine buyer Victoria Mason said: …

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Bag-in-box wine is on its way back, says Waitrose

Waitrose predicts that bag-in-box (BiB) wine will make a comeback this summer, as consumers seek practical and environmental alternatives to glass bottles. In response, the retailer has introduced a selection of ‘premium’ BiB wine. It comprises Beefsteak Club Malbec (£20.99/2.25 litres) which is a top-selling red for the supermarket chain, …

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