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The Bat Man of Mexico needs YOU to help with agave-related bat conservation

We've all heard about the bat conservation efforts of some producers in the tequila industry, but now Dr Rodrigo Medellín, nicknamed 'the Bat Man of M

News |  Beer & Cider

New distributor Drinkscraft introduces top Mexican craft beers to UK on-trade

Drinkscraft, set up by Hawkes' former head of sales David Bridge-Collyns, has announced that top Mexican craft beer labels Propoganda and Loba are the

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Marcis Dzelzainis on taking 'mezcal' to the next level with El Destilado

In the UK, mezcal tends to be known as tequila’s slightly more mysterious, smoky cousin.

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Satan's Whiskers' Nicole Sykes wins Patrón Perfectionists UK final

Nicole Sykes of Satan’s Whiskers in Bethnal Green, east London, was last night crowned UK champion of the 2018 Patrón Perfectionists cocktail competit

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Agave and beyond at Imbibe Live

There was an abundance of tequila, mezcal and more from Latin America throughout Imbibe Live this year, from hands-on sessions to rare finds on the sh

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Bacardi Legacy announces stellar judging panel

Bacardi Legacy is turning 10, and to mark a decade of the legendary competition, Bacardi has announced a cracking judging panel for its 2018 global fi

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George Clooney's Casamigos launches mezcal

After the selling of George Clooney's Casamigos tequila brand to Diageo last June (think a staggering $1bn), the booming brand is expanding, adding a

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Eduardo Gomez on his top trade picks for Tequila & Mezcal Fest 2017

As Tequila & Mezcal Fest readies itself for 3,000 agave enthusiasts to descend on the Old Truman Brewery later this month, there will be a tinge of sa

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 |  Spirits & Cocktails

Agave and beyond at Imbibe Live

There was an abundance of tequila, mezcal and more from Latin America throughout Imbibe Live this year, from hands-on sessions to rare finds on the sh

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Bacardi Legacy announces stellar judging panel

Bacardi Legacy is turning 10, and to mark a decade of the legendary competition, Bacardi has announced a cracking judging panel for its 2018 global fi

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

George Clooney's Casamigos launches mezcal

After the selling of George Clooney's Casamigos tequila brand to Diageo last June (think a staggering $1bn), the booming brand is expanding, adding a

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Eduardo Gomez on his top trade picks for Tequila & Mezcal Fest 2017

As Tequila & Mezcal Fest readies itself for 3,000 agave enthusiasts to descend on the Old Truman Brewery later this month, there will be a tinge of sa

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Trade gets behind Mexican earthquake relief effort

Tequila & Mezcal Fest has announced it will donate a percentage of ticket sales to the Mexican earthquake relief effort as the trade attempts to help

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Our picks for the trade at London Mezcal Week

The capital is gearing up for its first ever London Mezcal Week, which is due to start on Monday 11 September.

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Canada's Kaitlyn Stewart claims World Class title

After a long week of fiercely competitive cocktail making, Lucha Libre fighting and keeping things green, Canada's Kaitlyn Stewart has been crowned Di

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Diageo names final four World Class bartenders

The race is on, as the final four bartenders for Diageo's World Class Bartender of the Year have been named, and sadly no, Great Britain's Jamie Jones

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Trade gets behind Mexican earthquake relief effort

Tequila & Mezcal Fest has announced it will donate a percentage of ticket sales to the Mexican earthquake relief effort as the trade attempts to help

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Our picks for the trade at London Mezcal Week

The capital is gearing up for its first ever London Mezcal Week, which is due to start on Monday 11 September.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Canada's Kaitlyn Stewart claims World Class title

After a long week of fiercely competitive cocktail making, Lucha Libre fighting and keeping things green, Canada's Kaitlyn Stewart has been crowned Di

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Diageo names final four World Class bartenders

The race is on, as the final four bartenders for Diageo's World Class Bartender of the Year have been named, and sadly no, Great Britain's Jamie Jones