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Spirits & Cocktails

Harness nature to better your bar and yourself, say Claire Warner, Rob Wood & Pippa Guy

In their session at Imbibe Live, three industry experts discussed how getting outdoors can lead to more inventive drinks and improved wellbeing for bartenders.

Wine

Amorim to release sparkling wine corks with no-TCA guarantee

Cork stopper brand Amorim has announced a new technology that guarantees sparkling wine stoppers with no TCA taint.

People & Places

Stonegate snaps up Ei Group's 4,000 outlets in £1.3bn deal

Slug & Lettuce owner Stonegate has purchased Ei Pub Group, making it the largest pub operator in the UK.

Wine

Hamish Anderson: The rise of no abv calls for a new kind of somm

The growth of the no-abv category is radically changing your drinks take – and the people you should hire to manage your beverage offering, says Hamish Anderson.

Wine

Site specific: The cruisation of wine

Cruisation is wine's most influential and widespread trend in recent years. Jacopo Mazzeo explains its origins and how it's affecting our perception of quality.

People & Places

P(our) Symposium 2019: How slavery infiltrates the on-trade

You might be surprised to discover that many products used in bars have strong links to slavery. Here's how you can take action.

Beer & Cider

Titanic beer v cider tussle ends in draw at Imbibe Live

Tom Oliver snatched a draw from the ever-inventive Mitch Adams in this year’s Beer v Cider food pairing challenge at Imbibe Live.

Beer & Cider

Moves like Jaega: Meet the brewer changing the face of craft beer

From her inventive brews to her passion for making beer accessible, Jaega Wise is at the forefront of craft today. We caught up with her to chat everything from sours to sexist advertising.

Wine

Site specific: The cruisation of wine

Cruisation is wine's most influential and widespread trend in recent years. Jacopo Mazzeo explains its origins and how it's affecting our perception of quality.

People & Places

P(our) Symposium 2019: How slavery infiltrates the on-trade

You might be surprised to discover that many products used in bars have strong links to slavery. Here's how you can take action.

Beer & Cider

Titanic beer v cider tussle ends in draw at Imbibe Live

Tom Oliver snatched a draw from the ever-inventive Mitch Adams in this year’s Beer v Cider food pairing challenge at Imbibe Live.

Beer & Cider

Moves like Jaega: Meet the brewer changing the face of craft beer

From her inventive brews to her passion for making beer accessible, Jaega Wise is at the forefront of craft today. We caught up with her to chat everything from sours to sexist advertising.

Promotion

Stars around the world: Disaronno unites global bartending community

Disaronno's The Mixing Star programme aims to bring the bartending community together through interactive technology – here's how it works.

Wine

‘I felt like I was walking on air’ – Chiara Sieni, £1,000 winner of Imbibe’s blind-tasting competition

This year at Imbibe Live we challenged somms to a blind-tasting competition. Chris Losh talked strategy with Chiara Sieni, the comp's winner.

Promotion

Stars around the world: Disaronno unites global bartending community

Disaronno's The Mixing Star programme aims to bring the bartending community together through interactive technology – here's how it works.

Wine

‘I felt like I was walking on air’ – Chiara Sieni, £1,000 winner of Imbibe’s blind-tasting competition

This year at Imbibe Live we challenged somms to a blind-tasting competition. Chris Losh talked strategy with Chiara Sieni, the comp's winner.