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'Soho Calling' cocktail initiative launched to help maintain alfresco dining

For the month of September, operators in Soho are offering customers a free cocktail to raise money for Save Our Soho campaing.

News |  People & Places

Cool Cocktails: Dukes Gin Martini, Dukes Hotel, London

In the second of our new Cool Cocktails series, Ben Reed at Cocktail Credentials has hand-picked the classic from one of London's best bars.

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Coupette to launch new menu this September

The Bethnal Green bar's new Urban Legends & Their Uprising Tales menu will comprise six chapters and 24 cocktails.

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Pernod prepares to propel consumers into venues this Christmas

Pernod Ricard UK (PRUK) has unveiled a programme of activity to help the on-trade this coming festive season.

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Take a leaf: How to write a drinks book

Global cocktail ambassador at Cocktail Credentials, Ben Reed, has written 15 cocktail books and sold over 1 million copies in 25 countries and 14 languages. He shares some tips on what it takes to become a successful published author in the highly competitive cocktail book market.

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Amaretto Adriatico liqueurs to launch in UK exclusively with Sip and Savour

The handcrafted liqueurs from Puglia come in two expressions: Bianco Liquer and Roasted Liquer.

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New garnish atomiser launched by Linden Leaf

Cocktail Elements has been created by the science-led company in Cambridge in a bid to reduce waste when it comes to garnishing cocktails.

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Snap happy: How to take the best photos of cocktails and drinks

Started a new cocktail delivery service? Need to create your bar’s social media content? Or do you just need to save money right now? Smartblend’s Cameron Fielding gives us his tips for DIY drinks photography. All you need is a smart phone and natural light.

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

Take a leaf: How to write a drinks book

Global cocktail ambassador at Cocktail Credentials, Ben Reed, has written 15 cocktail books and sold over 1 million copies in 25 countries and 14 languages. He shares some tips on what it takes to become a successful published author in the highly competitive cocktail book market.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Amaretto Adriatico liqueurs to launch in UK exclusively with Sip and Savour

The handcrafted liqueurs from Puglia come in two expressions: Bianco Liquer and Roasted Liquer.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

New garnish atomiser launched by Linden Leaf

Cocktail Elements has been created by the science-led company in Cambridge in a bid to reduce waste when it comes to garnishing cocktails.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Snap happy: How to take the best photos of cocktails and drinks

Started a new cocktail delivery service? Need to create your bar’s social media content? Or do you just need to save money right now? Smartblend’s Cameron Fielding gives us his tips for DIY drinks photography. All you need is a smart phone and natural light.

News |  People & Places

Interview: Dan Dove on the next steps for Global Bartending Talent Agency

Following the launch of Global Bartending Talent Agency, we caught up with founder Dan Dove to discuss diversity, introducing sommeliers and new project Experiences at Home.

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Made in Chile: What's next for Chilean pisco in the UK?

Chilean pisco is still a relatively unknown category in the UK bar and restaurant scene. But with more brands looking to export, category education becoming more important, and its rich culture to embrace, could this be the advent of its popularity? Millie Milliken joined Pisco Chile in South America to find out for herself.

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Get your tickets to this year's Cocktails in the City: Community Spirit Edition

This September, Cocktails in the City will be bringing the London bar community together while raising money for The Drinks Trust, with Imbibe as trade media partner.

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Smeaton's Gin launches cocktail to support Hospitality Action

Venues who serve The Hospitality will have a donation made by Smeaton's on their behalf to the drinks-industry charity to support the on-trade during Covid-19.

News |  People & Places

Interview: Dan Dove on the next steps for Global Bartending Talent Agency

Following the launch of Global Bartending Talent Agency, we caught up with founder Dan Dove to discuss diversity, introducing sommeliers and new project Experiences at Home.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Made in Chile: What's next for Chilean pisco in the UK?

Chilean pisco is still a relatively unknown category in the UK bar and restaurant scene. But with more brands looking to export, category education becoming more important, and its rich culture to embrace, could this be the advent of its popularity? Millie Milliken joined Pisco Chile in South America to find out for herself.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Get your tickets to this year's Cocktails in the City: Community Spirit Edition

This September, Cocktails in the City will be bringing the London bar community together while raising money for The Drinks Trust, with Imbibe as trade media partner.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Smeaton's Gin launches cocktail to support Hospitality Action

Venues who serve The Hospitality will have a donation made by Smeaton's on their behalf to the drinks-industry charity to support the on-trade during Covid-19.