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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

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

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

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

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

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

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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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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.