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Imbibe Live Online, part of Global Bar Week, now available on demand

Spend some time in the company of the likes of Ian Burrell, Megs Miller, Ryan Chetiyawardana, Ivy Mix and Lyndon Higginson without leaving the sofa.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Exclusive: What will drinks lab Crucible do next?

As Crucible celebrates its third birthday, the London-based drinks lab is entering a new phase with a new site. Founder Stu Bale talks exclusively to Clinton Cawood about creativity, evolution, and Buckfast.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Cardiff's Lab 22 launches RTD cocktail brand

The Lab Bottling Company is a new range of RTD cocktails from the Welsh bar, featuring twists on the classics.

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Moore House Cocktail Company launches new bottle-cocktail range for the on-trade

RTD cocktails specialist Moore House Cocktail Company has unveiled a new range of pre-batched expressions in larger formats with the on-trade in mind.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

New RTD cocktails range from Great British Menu's Oliver Peyton

Unknown Pleasures has been co-created with Dré Masso and initially launches with three expressions.

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Monin’s coffee and cocktails masterclasses make a comeback

The online, interactive tutorials are aimed at helping bartenders and baristas ‘remain agile as the industry develops and rebuilds’.

News |  Wine

On National Poetry Day here’s some of our favourite poems about drinking

We’ve put together just a small selection of some of the greatest poems about imbibing we know for you to enjoy

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Ming River launch seeks to lure in new drinkers to baijiu

Distributor Hi-Spirits says Ming River is the world’s first baijiu to be focused on export markets.

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

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

New RTD cocktails range from Great British Menu's Oliver Peyton

Unknown Pleasures has been co-created with Dré Masso and initially launches with three expressions.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Monin’s coffee and cocktails masterclasses make a comeback

The online, interactive tutorials are aimed at helping bartenders and baristas ‘remain agile as the industry develops and rebuilds’.

News |  Wine

On National Poetry Day here’s some of our favourite poems about drinking

We’ve put together just a small selection of some of the greatest poems about imbibing we know for you to enjoy

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Ming River launch seeks to lure in new drinkers to baijiu

Distributor Hi-Spirits says Ming River is the world’s first baijiu to be focused on export markets.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Cool Cocktails: Beets, by Tjoget, Stockholm

Ben Reed at Cocktail Credentials digs beneath the surface of this standout drink from Stockholm for the latest in the series of Cool Cocktails – where elevated drinks are more than the sum of their liquid parts.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Cocktails in the City raises £15,000 for The Drinks Trust

With more than 1,500 guests, 5,000 cocktails and 30 bars, the event ran in keeping with government guidelines and was a huge success.

News |  People & Places

Trade highlights at this year's London Cocktail Week

Throughout the month of October, members of the drinks trade can enjoy the likes of a wellbeing hub, VR experiences and shuffleboard-Sundays.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Celebrating the UK's most creative Negroni riffs

In honour of Negroni Week, we've rounded up inventive riffs on the classic from bars around the UK.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Cool Cocktails: Beets, by Tjoget, Stockholm

Ben Reed at Cocktail Credentials digs beneath the surface of this standout drink from Stockholm for the latest in the series of Cool Cocktails – where elevated drinks are more than the sum of their liquid parts.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Cocktails in the City raises £15,000 for The Drinks Trust

With more than 1,500 guests, 5,000 cocktails and 30 bars, the event ran in keeping with government guidelines and was a huge success.

News |  People & Places

Trade highlights at this year's London Cocktail Week

Throughout the month of October, members of the drinks trade can enjoy the likes of a wellbeing hub, VR experiences and shuffleboard-Sundays.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Celebrating the UK's most creative Negroni riffs

In honour of Negroni Week, we've rounded up inventive riffs on the classic from bars around the UK.