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News |  Wine

WineGB Awards 2020 trophy winners announced

The trophy winners of the 2020 WineGB Awards have been revealed today, with Hattingley Valley scooping the Top Sparkling Trophy and Supreme Champion Awards.

News |  People & Places

WSTA launches interactive wine and spirit map

The map shows some of Britain's best distilleries and vineyards and comes in response to the growing number of 'staycationers' during Covid-19.

News |  Beer & Cider

New Fabal lager launches in the UK

The new brew is a lager made using all-English ingredients and packaging.

News |  Beer & Cider

Going for gold: How mead is making its mark

Mead is eschewing its medieval connotations and making its mark on the UK brewing scene, but are we ready for the renaissance?

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Harvest time cocktail challenge - Heads + Tails

In part three of this autumnal cocktail challenge series, Imbibe visits Heads + Tails...

News |  Wine

English still wine: Tasting the stellar 2018 vintage

In England, 2018 was described as the vintage of a generation. To find out if it's true, we called in a selection of bottles and invited a panel of somms to try it out.

News |  Wine

British winegrowing industry experiencing fast-paced growth, reports Wine Intelligence

A report compiled by Wine Intelligence and commissioned by trade body Wines of Great Britain (WineGB) has shown that the British wine industry is heal

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Calva chameleon: What calvados is bringing to the UK bar scene

The UK’s back bars aren’t exactly groaning under the weight of calvados, but that’s finally starting to change.

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

Harvest time cocktail challenge - Heads + Tails

In part three of this autumnal cocktail challenge series, Imbibe visits Heads + Tails...

News |  Wine

English still wine: Tasting the stellar 2018 vintage

In England, 2018 was described as the vintage of a generation. To find out if it's true, we called in a selection of bottles and invited a panel of somms to try it out.

News |  Wine

British winegrowing industry experiencing fast-paced growth, reports Wine Intelligence

A report compiled by Wine Intelligence and commissioned by trade body Wines of Great Britain (WineGB) has shown that the British wine industry is heal

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Calva chameleon: What calvados is bringing to the UK bar scene

The UK’s back bars aren’t exactly groaning under the weight of calvados, but that’s finally starting to change.

News |  Beer & Cider

Are London brewpubs the latest battleground for 'big craft' and multinationals?

With Goose Island's new London brewpub soon to be followed by openings from Little Creatures, Panhead and, possibly, Sierra Nevada, Will Hawkes asks i

News |  Wine

New research reveals best sites in England for planting vines

With English winegrowers hailing the 2018 harvest as the 'vintage  of the century',  producers are no doubt scouting around for the best locations in

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

The London Distillery Company regains mojo with first London whiskey for century

Following a tumultuous period and the dismissal of its founder, The London Distillery Company is finding its feet with a new management team and the r

News

Xavier Rousset MS launches new hospitality members club Trade

In early December, a new members club is due to open in London’s West End dedicated to people who work in the hospitality industry.

News |  Beer & Cider

Are London brewpubs the latest battleground for 'big craft' and multinationals?

With Goose Island's new London brewpub soon to be followed by openings from Little Creatures, Panhead and, possibly, Sierra Nevada, Will Hawkes asks i

News |  Wine

New research reveals best sites in England for planting vines

With English winegrowers hailing the 2018 harvest as the 'vintage  of the century',  producers are no doubt scouting around for the best locations in

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

The London Distillery Company regains mojo with first London whiskey for century

Following a tumultuous period and the dismissal of its founder, The London Distillery Company is finding its feet with a new management team and the r

News

Xavier Rousset MS launches new hospitality members club Trade

In early December, a new members club is due to open in London’s West End dedicated to people who work in the hospitality industry.