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New Scottish rum range launched by Matugga Distillers

The Liv Rum collection from the Livingston micro-distillery includes two white rums, a spiced rum and two flavoured liqueurs.

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On lockdown: William Lowe, master distiller

We caught up (virtually) with Cambridge Distillery master distiller William Lowe, to talk online onboarding, studying to become master of wine, and RTD Negronis.

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New spiced golden rum from Southwestern Distillery

Twin Fin has been created by the makers of Tarquin's Gin to showcase both the Caribbean and the wild Cornish coast.

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8 virtual distillery tours to entertain you during coronavirus lockdown

Already sick of your own four walls? Why not take a virtual busman’s holiday and visit some of the world’s most famous distilleries from your living room?

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UPDATE: The distilleries turning booze into hand sanitiser

Distillers all over country are joining the cause to make hand sanitiser amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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The perfume-inspired gin on the quest for ultimate sustainability

Comte de Grasse’s 44°N gin mixes age-old perfume extraction techniques, unconventional distilling methods and local, rare botanicals.

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Puffing Billy Steam Vodka has launched

Puffing Billy Steam Vodka, from the Borders Distillery, is steamed through charcoal rather than being filtered as a liquid.

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Copper Rivet's innovative new still awarded gin distilling patent

The gin distillery’s Banik Still is described as being ‘more efficient, more consistent’ and able to produce ‘a better product’ than traditional stills.

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.

News |  People & Places

UPDATE: The distilleries turning booze into hand sanitiser

Distillers all over country are joining the cause to make hand sanitiser amid the coronavirus pandemic.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

The perfume-inspired gin on the quest for ultimate sustainability

Comte de Grasse’s 44°N gin mixes age-old perfume extraction techniques, unconventional distilling methods and local, rare botanicals.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Puffing Billy Steam Vodka has launched

Puffing Billy Steam Vodka, from the Borders Distillery, is steamed through charcoal rather than being filtered as a liquid.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Copper Rivet's innovative new still awarded gin distilling patent

The gin distillery’s Banik Still is described as being ‘more efficient, more consistent’ and able to produce ‘a better product’ than traditional stills.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Hampden Estate brings Great House Distillery Edition to the UK

Hampden Estate has released its distillery-exclusive rum in the UK for the first time.

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Lindores Abbey releases limited edition of Aqua Vitae

Lindores Abbey has released a limited edition expression of its Aqua Vitae.

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Scotland’s 'Whisky Isle' has a new £12m distillery

Whisky blenders Hunter Laing & Company – and £12m – are behind the newly opened Ardnahoe Distillery in Islay, on the west coast of Scotland.

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Big money, huge plans: Liberties Distillery embodies the Irish whiskey boom

Here’s what €28m could get you:A Coca-Cola production plant in Ghent.Valderrama golf resort near Gibraltar.Alternatively, it could get you a shiny new

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Hampden Estate brings Great House Distillery Edition to the UK

Hampden Estate has released its distillery-exclusive rum in the UK for the first time.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Lindores Abbey releases limited edition of Aqua Vitae

Lindores Abbey has released a limited edition expression of its Aqua Vitae.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Scotland’s 'Whisky Isle' has a new £12m distillery

Whisky blenders Hunter Laing & Company – and £12m – are behind the newly opened Ardnahoe Distillery in Islay, on the west coast of Scotland.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Big money, huge plans: Liberties Distillery embodies the Irish whiskey boom

Here’s what €28m could get you:A Coca-Cola production plant in Ghent.Valderrama golf resort near Gibraltar.Alternatively, it could get you a shiny new