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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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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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Irish potato gin hits UK in time for St Patrick’s Day

Muff Gin is distilled by the Muff Liquor Company in the village of Muff, County Donegal

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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.

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Gordon's launches Sicilian Lemon flavoured gin

New gin from Gordon's created to capitalise on the ongoing trend of the category, with more expected to launch in 2020.

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Barbican Botanics launches British Spiced Rum

Barbican Botanics Spiced Rum will be on show at this year’s Imbibe Live.

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Gin 1689 launches pink expression The Queen Mary Edition

The Dutch gin will be distributed to the UK on-trade by Distilled Brands.

Promotion

Four Pillars, two winners: the victors of the 2019 Australian [Gin] Open competition

The Four Pillars Australian [Gin] Open was back for a second year, with a nail-biting final on Imbibe Live’s Centre Stage.

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

Gordon's launches Sicilian Lemon flavoured gin

New gin from Gordon's created to capitalise on the ongoing trend of the category, with more expected to launch in 2020.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Barbican Botanics launches British Spiced Rum

Barbican Botanics Spiced Rum will be on show at this year’s Imbibe Live.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Gin 1689 launches pink expression The Queen Mary Edition

The Dutch gin will be distributed to the UK on-trade by Distilled Brands.

Promotion

Four Pillars, two winners: the victors of the 2019 Australian [Gin] Open competition

The Four Pillars Australian [Gin] Open was back for a second year, with a nail-biting final on Imbibe Live’s Centre Stage.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Porter’s Gin team unveils whisky designed for highballs

Langstane Liquor Company has developed Glasshouse Whisky, a scotch meant for mixing in long drinks.

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In the Shaker: Reintroducing the Bee's Knees

When researching 100 cocktails, you're bound to stumble across a sensational story. It's time to be reintroduced to the Bee's Knees

News |  People & Places

Spencer Matthews launches ultra low-abv gin

British TV personality Spencer Matthews has unveiled his new 1.2% abv CleanGin.

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Hendrick’s Absinthe launches to the on-trade

The first batch of Hendrick’s Absinthe has been produced with just 4,000 bottles available exclusively to the UK on trade.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Porter’s Gin team unveils whisky designed for highballs

Langstane Liquor Company has developed Glasshouse Whisky, a scotch meant for mixing in long drinks.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

In the Shaker: Reintroducing the Bee's Knees

When researching 100 cocktails, you're bound to stumble across a sensational story. It's time to be reintroduced to the Bee's Knees

News |  People & Places

Spencer Matthews launches ultra low-abv gin

British TV personality Spencer Matthews has unveiled his new 1.2% abv CleanGin.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Hendrick’s Absinthe launches to the on-trade

The first batch of Hendrick’s Absinthe has been produced with just 4,000 bottles available exclusively to the UK on trade.