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Goodbye – and thanks for all the drinks!

It’s been a wild ride but our time has come to say goodbye.

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Shakes & the City 2020 winner crowned

Fourteen teams, six finalists and one winner: we can finally reveal who has won this year’s Shakes and the City competition.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

An on-trade CBD espresso martini is born

Wellness CBD drink company MEDA was dealt a double-edged sword in 2020. Its on-trade launch was met with a red light when hospitality was shut down in March but the world’s renewed focus on health and wellness plays nicely into what MEDA is trying to achieve.

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5 minutes with: Matthew Stubbs MW on wines from Occitanie

As part of our partnership with the new Online Occitanie Wine School, we caught up with the channel’s host Matthew Stubbs MW

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From the archives: Imbibe writers share their favourite articles

With thousands of articles over 13 years to our name, picking our favourites would be a far too arduous task for this time of year. So we asked Imbibe editorial staff, past and present, to choose the one they enjoyed writing the most. And in no particular order...

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Vodka tasting: Pure & premium

Having the right house-pour vodka is as important as ever, but what about the price points above that? Clinton Cawood joins a panel of tasters as they explore vodka’s upselling potential.

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Get low (and no): What challenges does the no- and low-abv spirits market still face?

The market seems primed for non-alcoholic spirits to continue their meteoric rise. However, no-abv spirits brands have a few major hurdles to overcome. Kate Malczewski reports.

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*Sad face*: Ryan Chetiyawardana waves us off

Ryan Chetiyawardana has been part of the Imbibe family for over a decade. We asked him to write a few kind words about the legacy of Imbibe as the magazine comes to a close. Tissues at the ready...

Podcasts

SipAdvisor: Listen to our first Imbibe podcast

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our new monthly podcast and our first episode features all-star line-up: the Artesian’s Anna Sebastian; sommelier Jan Konetzki; beer writer Pete Brown; Club Soda’s Laura Willoughby, and ciderologist Gabe Cook.

SipAdvisor special: Natural wine podcast

Following the announcement earlier this year that ‘natural wine’ has been legally recognised in France as Vin méthode nature, our first  podcast special edition is entirely dedicated to the subject.

SipAdvisor: Episode 2

In the second episode of our podcast, we look at what re-opening might look like for the UK’s pubs bars and restaurants – including an interview with on-trade marketing legend Mark McCullough about the 100 Day Playbook, a muse on PPE for hospitality staff, all accompanied by a glass of English fizz for English Wine Week.

SipAdvisor: How to tackle no shows

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our monthly podcast. In this third episode, we remember some of the venues that have had to close during the Covid-19 crisis before taking a closer look at the problem of no shows

News |  Wine

From the archives: Imbibe writers share their favourite articles

With thousands of articles over 13 years to our name, picking our favourites would be a far too arduous task for this time of year. So we asked Imbibe editorial staff, past and present, to choose the one they enjoyed writing the most. And in no particular order...

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Vodka tasting: Pure & premium

Having the right house-pour vodka is as important as ever, but what about the price points above that? Clinton Cawood joins a panel of tasters as they explore vodka’s upselling potential.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Get low (and no): What challenges does the no- and low-abv spirits market still face?

The market seems primed for non-alcoholic spirits to continue their meteoric rise. However, no-abv spirits brands have a few major hurdles to overcome. Kate Malczewski reports.

News |  People & Places

*Sad face*: Ryan Chetiyawardana waves us off

Ryan Chetiyawardana has been part of the Imbibe family for over a decade. We asked him to write a few kind words about the legacy of Imbibe as the magazine comes to a close. Tissues at the ready...

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Review: Rolling Social Event's World Whiskies Sip Along

The new multi-category tasting experience incorporates one-of-a-kind liquids with laid-back learning. Imbibe's Millie Milliken sipped along.

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Gosset Matchmakers 2020 winners revealed!

Gosset Matchmakers is a competition like no other. Open to anyone who has been in hospitality for less than five years, teams consisting of a sommelier and a chef must work together to create an inspiring match for Gosset Champagne.

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Lyaness saves Christmas with nationwide delivery of cocktails and hampers

Lyaness at Home is a collection of ready-to-drink cocktails and hampers from the award-winning team at Lyaness at Sea Containers London. Millie Milliken gives them a go.

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Winners of Imbibe Drinks List of the Year 2020 announced!

The final Drinks List of the Year has come to an end and we can officially reveal the winners and runners up of this year’s eight awards.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Review: Rolling Social Event's World Whiskies Sip Along

The new multi-category tasting experience incorporates one-of-a-kind liquids with laid-back learning. Imbibe's Millie Milliken sipped along.

Promotion

Gosset Matchmakers 2020 winners revealed!

Gosset Matchmakers is a competition like no other. Open to anyone who has been in hospitality for less than five years, teams consisting of a sommelier and a chef must work together to create an inspiring match for Gosset Champagne.

Promotion

Lyaness saves Christmas with nationwide delivery of cocktails and hampers

Lyaness at Home is a collection of ready-to-drink cocktails and hampers from the award-winning team at Lyaness at Sea Containers London. Millie Milliken gives them a go.

News |  People & Places

Winners of Imbibe Drinks List of the Year 2020 announced!

The final Drinks List of the Year has come to an end and we can officially reveal the winners and runners up of this year’s eight awards.