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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.

Spirits & Cocktails

The Bat Man of Mexico needs YOU to help with agave-related bat conservation

We've all heard about the bat conservation efforts of some producers in the tequila industry, but now Dr Rodrigo Medellín, nicknamed 'the Bat Man of M

Spirits & Cocktails

Mex factor: The tequila trends pushing the category forward

Forget slammers and partying, the trends in tequila are all heading resolutely upmarket nowadays.

Spirits & Cocktails

Marcis Dzelzainis on taking 'mezcal' to the next level with El Destilado

In the UK, mezcal tends to be known as tequila’s slightly more mysterious, smoky cousin.

Spirits & Cocktails

London Mezcal Week returns for its second year, bringing new agave spirits to the UK

Uniting the biggest collection of mezcals in the UK under one roof, London Mezcal Week is returning to the capital for its second year.Running 10-16 S

Spirits & Cocktails

Agave and beyond at Imbibe Live

There was an abundance of tequila, mezcal and more from Latin America throughout Imbibe Live this year, from hands-on sessions to rare finds on the sh

Imbibe Live

Leyenda's Ivy Mix: 'Don't mess with agave spirits'

Ivy Mix, co-owner of the Brooklyn-based pan-Latin cocktail bar Leyenda, shares her thoughts on tequila trends, building a cocktail list with diverse r

Spirits & Cocktails

Finding Mezcal: Ron Cooper’s detailed journey into the liquid heart of Mexico

Del Maguey is one of the most recognised mezcal brands in the UK.

Spirits & Cocktails

London Mezcal Week returns for its second year, bringing new agave spirits to the UK

Uniting the biggest collection of mezcals in the UK under one roof, London Mezcal Week is returning to the capital for its second year.Running 10-16 S

Spirits & Cocktails

Agave and beyond at Imbibe Live

There was an abundance of tequila, mezcal and more from Latin America throughout Imbibe Live this year, from hands-on sessions to rare finds on the sh

Imbibe Live

Leyenda's Ivy Mix: 'Don't mess with agave spirits'

Ivy Mix, co-owner of the Brooklyn-based pan-Latin cocktail bar Leyenda, shares her thoughts on tequila trends, building a cocktail list with diverse r

Spirits & Cocktails

Finding Mezcal: Ron Cooper’s detailed journey into the liquid heart of Mexico

Del Maguey is one of the most recognised mezcal brands in the UK.