Tag Archives: Drew Barrymore

• Why I’m turning my nose up at vin de Barrymore

Why I’m turning my nose up at vin de Barrymore

“For a reason that escapes me now, I follow, along with almost five million others, Sean Combs AKA P Diddy, on Twitter. While this week he’s been alternating between sad Whitney tweets and shout-outs to his kids, his usual output is inspirational quotes interspersed with fulsome praises of Ciroc, the vodka brand he is ambassador […]

• More celebrity booze: Drew Barrymore to release wine

More celebrity booze: Drew Barrymore to release wine

Hollywood actress Drew Barrymore has joined the likes of Francis Ford Coppola, Dan Aykroyd and Antonio Banderas by launching her own wine. Barrymore 2011 Pinot Grigio, Delle Venezie IGT, a 12% abv crisp, dry and fruity white, is made from grapes grown in the Veneto, Friuli and Alto Adige in northern Italy. Barrymore, known for her […]

• Bordeaux property, Saint Emilion, sold to Chinese film star

Bordeaux property, Saint Emilion, sold to Chinese film star

Chinese film star Zhao Wei has bought a St Emilion chateau for an undisclosed price. Although the price Zhao paid for the 7ha Château Monlot has not been revealed, local property agents put it at between €4 and €5m. Separately, local land agency SAFER (Société d’aménagement foncier et d’établissement rural) said prices per hectare in […]