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National Brewery Centre Archives now available online

The National Brewery Centre Archives’ historical collection of brewing-related information and images is now available to consult online.

News |  Wine

In the house: The UK on-trade making their own products

From wines and beers to spirits and mixers, bars and restaurants across the UK are increasingly making their own liquid. Millie Milliken talks to the people who are doing it their own way.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Two new expressions for 58 Gin distillery

London-based distillery, 58 Gin, is tapping into the growing demand for more sustainable products with the release of two new flavoured gins.

News |  Wine

Champagne Taittinger’s new Kent winery gets the go ahead

Champagne Taittinger’s project in Kent, Domaine Evremond, has received planning approval to build a winery and visitor centre.

News |  People & Places

Bubbledogs founder Sandia Chang launches Bubbleshop

The renowned sommelier will be selling grower Champagne on the new online platform from 27 July.

News |  Beer & Cider

Five Points to open new venue this weekend

East London’s craft brewery Five Points has announced the opening of a brand new venue, The Five Points Mare Street Taproom.

News |  Wine

Fast-track approval for outside drinking and eating approved

Those behind the #UKGrandOutdoorCafe campaign have hailed the move a success.

News |  People & Places

New hospitality ecommerce platform, Restaurant Kits, launches

Restaurants can join the home-delivery service to help market and sell their food and drinks lists to consumers at home.

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 special: New make spirit

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our monthly podcast. In this special episode, deputy editor Millie Milliken delves into the world of new make spirit.

News |  People & Places

Bubbledogs founder Sandia Chang launches Bubbleshop

The renowned sommelier will be selling grower Champagne on the new online platform from 27 July.

News |  Beer & Cider

Five Points to open new venue this weekend

East London’s craft brewery Five Points has announced the opening of a brand new venue, The Five Points Mare Street Taproom.

News |  Wine

Fast-track approval for outside drinking and eating approved

Those behind the #UKGrandOutdoorCafe campaign have hailed the move a success.

News |  People & Places

New hospitality ecommerce platform, Restaurant Kits, launches

Restaurants can join the home-delivery service to help market and sell their food and drinks lists to consumers at home.

News |  Wine

Penfolds unveils 2020 collection

Led by the 66th consecutive vintage of its iconic Grange label, Penfolds is about to release the 2020 Collection.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Four new flavoured rums from Dead Man's Fingers

The spiced rum brand has added Lime, Raspberry, Passionfruit and Hazelnut expressions to its portfolio.

News |  Beer & Cider

Beer fans turned to local brewers and more premium brews during lockdown

A new also survey found that while ‘beer enthusiasts’ have been drinking more frequently the volume of beer consumed has remained the same.

News |  Wine

Symington Family Estates launches online training on Port

Wine professionals will now be able to further their knowledge of Port thanks to Symington Family Estates' new School of Port.

News |  Wine

Penfolds unveils 2020 collection

Led by the 66th consecutive vintage of its iconic Grange label, Penfolds is about to release the 2020 Collection.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Four new flavoured rums from Dead Man's Fingers

The spiced rum brand has added Lime, Raspberry, Passionfruit and Hazelnut expressions to its portfolio.

News |  Beer & Cider

Beer fans turned to local brewers and more premium brews during lockdown

A new also survey found that while ‘beer enthusiasts’ have been drinking more frequently the volume of beer consumed has remained the same.

News |  Wine

Symington Family Estates launches online training on Port

Wine professionals will now be able to further their knowledge of Port thanks to Symington Family Estates' new School of Port.