Imbibe Live news

News |  Beer & Cider

Titanic beer v cider tussle ends in draw at Imbibe Live

Tom Oliver snatched a draw from the ever-inventive Mitch Adams in this year’s Beer v Cider food pairing challenge at Imbibe Live.

News |  Wine

‘I felt like I was walking on air’ – Chiara Sieni, £1,000 winner of Imbibe’s blind-tasting competition

This year at Imbibe Live we challenged somms to a blind-tasting competition. Chris Losh talked strategy with Chiara Sieni, the comp's winner.

News |  Wine

A sommelier's dream: Tasting iconic wines at Imbibe Live

Our roundup of the best vintages from Pol Roger, Trimbach and Opus One tasted this year at Imbibe Live.

News |  Beer & Cider

How to build a standout beer list for your restaurant

Stewart Cumming of Brighton's Curry Leaf Cafe unveils the golden rules of compiling a winning restaurant craft beer list.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Why should we look beyond rum's origin? Sly Augustin explains

The owner of Notting Hill's Trailer Happiness explains the factors that have had a surprising impact on the rum category.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Hannah Lanfear: Make the most of your margins

Spirits educator Hannah Lanfear shares her top tips for managing the numbers that keep your venue afloat.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

How to build a badass team with Fam's Megs Miller

What does it take to build a bar team that feels like family? Fam's Megs Miller shares her strategies.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Why this gin launch is the face of Imbibe Live 2019

Offering a creative twist on low-abv serves, this new expression of the juniper spirit embodies the trends on show at Imbibe Live 2019.

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 special: New make spirit

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our monthly podcast. In this special episode, deputy editor Millie Milliken delves into the world of new make spirit.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Why should we look beyond rum's origin? Sly Augustin explains

The owner of Notting Hill's Trailer Happiness explains the factors that have had a surprising impact on the rum category.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Hannah Lanfear: Make the most of your margins

Spirits educator Hannah Lanfear shares her top tips for managing the numbers that keep your venue afloat.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

How to build a badass team with Fam's Megs Miller

What does it take to build a bar team that feels like family? Fam's Megs Miller shares her strategies.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Why this gin launch is the face of Imbibe Live 2019

Offering a creative twist on low-abv serves, this new expression of the juniper spirit embodies the trends on show at Imbibe Live 2019.

News |  Wine

Our favourite wines from Imbibe Live 2019

From Soave to Central Otago, these are our top wine picks from Imbibe Live.

News |  Beer & Cider

Best in show: Our top five beers at Imbibe Live

Our top picks from the UK's largest show for the drinks industry.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Birmingham crowned Shakes & the City 2019 champion

The team from Birmingham triumphed at yesterday's Shakes & the City final after impressive cocktail presentations from all four of the competing cities.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Green, booze-free, disrupted. Welcome to the future

Key findings from the Future’s Insights seminar at this year’s Imbibe Live.

News |  Wine

Our favourite wines from Imbibe Live 2019

From Soave to Central Otago, these are our top wine picks from Imbibe Live.

News |  Beer & Cider

Best in show: Our top five beers at Imbibe Live

Our top picks from the UK's largest show for the drinks industry.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Birmingham crowned Shakes & the City 2019 champion

The team from Birmingham triumphed at yesterday's Shakes & the City final after impressive cocktail presentations from all four of the competing cities.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Green, booze-free, disrupted. Welcome to the future

Key findings from the Future’s Insights seminar at this year’s Imbibe Live.