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Jamaica Inn Black Ginger gets UK launch

If there is any spirit that can cheer us up this mild summer, it's rum.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Identity Drinks turns two and introduces two new brands

UK distributor of Citadelle, Boxer Gin, Sauvelle Vodka and (if we can say one of our favourites) Plantation Rum has turned two.In celebration of its b

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Elements Eight launches Republica Rum

With this grey and cold weather, it's only right a new rum has been released to cheer us all up.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Cloudbreak Spirits launches Aluna Coconut rum

With summer approaching, we all need a bit more coconut rum in our lives, right?Yes right, and Cloudbreak Spirits is here to answer your calls, announ

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Shipwreck-inspired rum from St Abbs

The background story to new St Abbs Reserve Caribbean Rum is an interesting one, and well worth exploring.There’s inspiration drawn from the 19th cent

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Burning ambition: Rum and cigar pairing

<em>A fine cigar deserves a fine spirit, and what better than a well-aged rum? <strong>Clinton Cawood</strong> fires up an Imbibe and industry tasting

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Doorly's crowns Caribbean cocktail winners

It's safe to say we all leave RumFest wanting to jump on a flight to the Caribbean.

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Golden Barrel Rum Awards announces winners

Last Sunday, rum royalty gathered at the Crowne Plaza hotel in London's Kensington for The Golden Barrel Rum Awards.

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

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Shipwreck-inspired rum from St Abbs

The background story to new St Abbs Reserve Caribbean Rum is an interesting one, and well worth exploring.There’s inspiration drawn from the 19th cent

News

Burning ambition: Rum and cigar pairing

<em>A fine cigar deserves a fine spirit, and what better than a well-aged rum? <strong>Clinton Cawood</strong> fires up an Imbibe and industry tasting

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Doorly's crowns Caribbean cocktail winners

It's safe to say we all leave RumFest wanting to jump on a flight to the Caribbean.

News

Golden Barrel Rum Awards announces winners

Last Sunday, rum royalty gathered at the Crowne Plaza hotel in London's Kensington for The Golden Barrel Rum Awards.

News

Instil set to release 2016 Real McCoy limited-edition rum

Instil Drinks Co will be unveiling the Real McCoy 2016 Limited Edition 12yo rum at this year's Rumfest.Joining a line up that includes a 3yo white rum

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Star Serves: From Trini with love

Welcome to the first edition of Star Serves by Imbibe, where we shine a light on some of the fantastic bartending talent in the UK and the drinks bein

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Joy Spence and Eddie Russell celebrate 35 years in spirits

Gruppo Campari has got the bunting out to celebrate the 35th anniversary of both Joy Spence and Eddie Russell working in the spirits industry – and bo

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El Dorado releases Rare Collection

El Dorado is releasing the Rare Collection, a selection of three single-still, single-vintage spirits.They are made using the Demerara Distillers' thr

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Instil set to release 2016 Real McCoy limited-edition rum

Instil Drinks Co will be unveiling the Real McCoy 2016 Limited Edition 12yo rum at this year's Rumfest.Joining a line up that includes a 3yo white rum

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Star Serves: From Trini with love

Welcome to the first edition of Star Serves by Imbibe, where we shine a light on some of the fantastic bartending talent in the UK and the drinks bein

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Joy Spence and Eddie Russell celebrate 35 years in spirits

Gruppo Campari has got the bunting out to celebrate the 35th anniversary of both Joy Spence and Eddie Russell working in the spirits industry – and bo

News

El Dorado releases Rare Collection

El Dorado is releasing the Rare Collection, a selection of three single-still, single-vintage spirits.They are made using the Demerara Distillers' thr