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10 of the most exciting recent spirits launches in the UK

From vintage Cognacs and limited-edition whiskies, to Norfolk and wine-barrel-aged gins, we've rounded up some of our favourite launches this week.

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Delamain Cognac celebrates Pale & Dry centenary with new interpretation

The House of Delamain is celebrating the 100th year anniversary of its iconic blend by evolving its blend.

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Camus to release double-matured Cognac that underwent 'sea maturation'

Cognac producer Camus is set to unveil Caribbean Expedition, a special double-matured release that traveled by tall ship between France and the Caribbeans.

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New products: June's top spirit launches

From Mexican whiskey to limited-edition cognac, these are the latest launches in the spirits world.

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Winter cocktail challenge: Tredwells

Callum Leslie prepared a Feather in the Cap, created by Dav Eames, using Frapin VSOP.

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The Remy Martin sommelier and patissier challenge: Five worthy winners announced

The #RemySprint competition put some of the country’s top sommelier and pâtissier teams to the test.

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Could cognac be the next gin?

Cognac's making a comeback – could it end up as popular as gin?

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Cognac’s back: A tour of London’s cognac cocktail pioneers

The Bureau National Interprofessionnel du Cognac gathered a group of the UK's best bartenders to visit London venues championing the cognac cocktail.

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

Winter cocktail challenge: Tredwells

Callum Leslie prepared a Feather in the Cap, created by Dav Eames, using Frapin VSOP.

Promotion

The Remy Martin sommelier and patissier challenge: Five worthy winners announced

The #RemySprint competition put some of the country’s top sommelier and pâtissier teams to the test.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Could cognac be the next gin?

Cognac's making a comeback – could it end up as popular as gin?

Promotion

Cognac’s back: A tour of London’s cognac cocktail pioneers

The Bureau National Interprofessionnel du Cognac gathered a group of the UK's best bartenders to visit London venues championing the cognac cocktail.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Cognac gets a new super-premium XXO category

The Bureau National Interprofessionnel du Cognac (BNIC) has introduced a new super-premium cognac category.The new labelling term is ‘XXO’, which stan

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Sidecars and Sazeracs: Putting cognac to the test

Cognac has been around since the dawn of cocktails, yet it rarely receives the attention it deserves.

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Cognac Frapin launches 1270 for apéritifs and cocktail making

It's not every day, or month even, that a new cognac launches.

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Tesseron Cognac joins Spirit Cartel portfolio

Family-owned Tesseron Cognac is joining brands such as Four Roses Bourbon, Don Q rum and Tequila Clase Azul in Spirit Cartel’s portfolio in the UK.Alr

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Cognac gets a new super-premium XXO category

The Bureau National Interprofessionnel du Cognac (BNIC) has introduced a new super-premium cognac category.The new labelling term is ‘XXO’, which stan

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Sidecars and Sazeracs: Putting cognac to the test

Cognac has been around since the dawn of cocktails, yet it rarely receives the attention it deserves.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Cognac Frapin launches 1270 for apéritifs and cocktail making

It's not every day, or month even, that a new cognac launches.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Tesseron Cognac joins Spirit Cartel portfolio

Family-owned Tesseron Cognac is joining brands such as Four Roses Bourbon, Don Q rum and Tequila Clase Azul in Spirit Cartel’s portfolio in the UK.Alr