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Spirits & Cocktails

Diageo to distribute Santiago de Cuba rum

Drinks giant Diageo has entered into partnership with Corporación Cuba Ron for the distribution of Santiago de Cuba rum.

Wine

Putting Kiwi Syrah 2016 to the test

We tasted a range of Kiwi Syrah wines from the epically good 2016 vintage to find out why the style is making waves.

Beer & Cider

Ten secrets to building a standout cider list

Ross Duncan, cider ambassador at The Stable, unveils the golden rules of crafting a winning cider list.

Spirits & Cocktails

Could agave spirits be the next gin?

From whisky to tequila, everybody has an opinion on the next drink to ‘do a gin’. In this series we speak to the bartenders making a case for each category.

Wine

Chief winemaker Peter Gago unveils 2019 Penfolds collection

At a recent tasting in London, Penfolds chief winemaker Peter Gago presented his 2019 collection.

Spirits & Cocktails

Diageo gains majority stake in Seedlip

Diageo has announced its acquisition of a 'significant' majority shareholding in non-alcoholic spirits brand Seedlip.

People & Places

Cottonopolis reveals new drinks menu & new venue

The team at Manchester's Cottonopolis have unveiled a brand-new menu and their plans for a new venue in Ancoats.

People & Places

The world according to James Watt

BrewDog co-founder James Watt talks to Adrian Tierney-Jones about Captain Planet, ketchup and the North Atlantic.

Wine

Chief winemaker Peter Gago unveils 2019 Penfolds collection

At a recent tasting in London, Penfolds chief winemaker Peter Gago presented his 2019 collection.

Spirits & Cocktails

Diageo gains majority stake in Seedlip

Diageo has announced its acquisition of a 'significant' majority shareholding in non-alcoholic spirits brand Seedlip.

People & Places

Cottonopolis reveals new drinks menu & new venue

The team at Manchester's Cottonopolis have unveiled a brand-new menu and their plans for a new venue in Ancoats.

People & Places

The world according to James Watt

BrewDog co-founder James Watt talks to Adrian Tierney-Jones about Captain Planet, ketchup and the North Atlantic.

Spirits & Cocktails

Tequila meets scotch, sherry & more with new brand Storywood

New tequila brand Storywood is exploring 'flavour through oak' with its agave spirits aged in scotch casks.

Wine

Night of the living red: How Palomino Fino made a comeback

Discover the grape varieties that came back from the dead. In the last instalment, we look at Palomino Fino.

Spirits & Cocktails

Tequila meets scotch, sherry & more with new brand Storywood

New tequila brand Storywood is exploring 'flavour through oak' with its agave spirits aged in scotch casks.

Wine

Night of the living red: How Palomino Fino made a comeback

Discover the grape varieties that came back from the dead. In the last instalment, we look at Palomino Fino.