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Anna Sebastian and Sam Ayling launch Skywalker cocktail initiative

The duo have partnered with No.3 London Dry Gin and Seedlip to raise funds for ex-hospitality staff sleeping rough due to Covid-19.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

UK gin sales hit a record high in 2019

Ahead of World Gin Day this Saturday (13 June), new figures show Brits bought 83 million bottles of gin last year worth over £2.6bn (Nielsen, Jan to Dec 2019).

News |  People & Places

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.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Cap Gin launched for World Gin Day (13 June)

The London Dry Gin is made in France with botanicals sourced in Provence.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

New Raspberry Gin Fizz RTD from Edinburgh Gin

Launched just in time for summer, the new ready to drink cocktail also comes in Neighbourhood Packs for communities who have pulled together during the covid-19 crisis.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Silent Pool Colorado High CBD Gin: Britain’s most relaxing g&t?

Silent Pool Distillers has launched a gin with the UK’s highest concentrate of CBD.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Warner's Gin launches initiative to support mental well-being in hospitality industry

The craft gin distilliery has partnered with Healthy Hospo to support workers in the industry during the coronavirus pandemic.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Wild Thyme Spirits to launch Cait Sith gin

This June, the Hebridean distillery will release an Old Tom-style gin.

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 Raspberry Gin Fizz RTD from Edinburgh Gin

Launched just in time for summer, the new ready to drink cocktail also comes in Neighbourhood Packs for communities who have pulled together during the covid-19 crisis.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Silent Pool Colorado High CBD Gin: Britain’s most relaxing g&t?

Silent Pool Distillers has launched a gin with the UK’s highest concentrate of CBD.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Warner's Gin launches initiative to support mental well-being in hospitality industry

The craft gin distilliery has partnered with Healthy Hospo to support workers in the industry during the coronavirus pandemic.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Wild Thyme Spirits to launch Cait Sith gin

This June, the Hebridean distillery will release an Old Tom-style gin.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Adnams relaunches Orange & Sea Buckthorn Gin

Originally launched last year, the seasonal gin is back on offer for a limited time only.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

New products: This week's top spirit launches (27 April-1 May)

From limited edition rum and cactus gin, to single malt whisky and potato vodka, we've rounded up some of the biggest new launches in the world of spirits.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Salcombe unveils its crowdsourced gin to raise funds for the NHS

Named Nightingale by the public, the gin has already raised over £2,500 for the NHS Charities Together Covid-19 appeal.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Salcombe Gin to create ‘world’s first crowdsourced gin’ to raise funds for the NHS

Gin fans are invited to join master distiller, Jason Nickels, next Thursday (9 April) at 7pm on Instagram Live where they can co-create the gin during a live distillation.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Adnams relaunches Orange & Sea Buckthorn Gin

Originally launched last year, the seasonal gin is back on offer for a limited time only.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

New products: This week's top spirit launches (27 April-1 May)

From limited edition rum and cactus gin, to single malt whisky and potato vodka, we've rounded up some of the biggest new launches in the world of spirits.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Salcombe unveils its crowdsourced gin to raise funds for the NHS

Named Nightingale by the public, the gin has already raised over £2,500 for the NHS Charities Together Covid-19 appeal.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Salcombe Gin to create ‘world’s first crowdsourced gin’ to raise funds for the NHS

Gin fans are invited to join master distiller, Jason Nickels, next Thursday (9 April) at 7pm on Instagram Live where they can co-create the gin during a live distillation.