Thursday, December 3, 2020

Wine and packaging experts back glass bottles in new #SpeakUp4Glass campaign

Leading experts from the world of wine and packaging have come together to debate what makes glass still their number one favourite way to package wine.

BBC TV’s Saturday Kitchen wine expert Olly Smith, ethical and circular economy broadcaster and journalist Lucy Siegle, and author and wine columnist Dr Jamie Goode took part in a lively online discussion launched by British Glass on the Friends of Glass YouTube channel in October.

The experts brought their own personal and professional perspectives to the debate, which touched on topics such as the meaning of true recyclability, the unique chemistry of wine and why it needs special packaging, and the joy of drinking wine that has been laid down for several years.

The #SpeakUp4Glass video will be promoted across social platforms during October and November, giving a welcome reminder about the special qualities of glass bottles in the run up to the festive season.

Click here to view the full video.

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