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News |  Spirits & Cocktails

City for the 2019 global final of Bacardi Legacy announced

Bacardi has revealed Amsterdam as the destination for its 2019 global cocktail competition.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Edinburgh's Leon Back named Bacardi Legacy UK winner

After months of intense competition, regional heats and a whole lot of rum, the Bacardi Legacy UK winner was announced in Amsterdam last night.Leon Ba

News |  Mixers & More

Opinion: The world's first 'milk sommelier'

Yes. You heard it right. A milk sommelier.Blame Ronan Sayburn MS.

News |  Beer & Cider

Carlsberg set to achieve zero carbon emissions at breweries

Following champion of the environment Emmanuel Macron's advice to 'make our planet great again', beer giant Carlsberg has committed to eliminating car

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Jessica Mili takes Bols Around the World title

Doing it for the girls, Canada's Jessica Mili has been crowned the winner of Bols Bartending World Championship 2017.Mili beat 2,000 entrants from 75

News |  Beer & Cider

Heineken launches alcohol-free beer

Heineken has announced the launch of an alcohol-free beer in response to moderate alcohol consumption. Heineken 0.0 will roll out this month and be su

News |  Beer & Cider

Heineken introduces Maltsmiths Brewing

Craft beer lovers have a whole lot more to get excited about, this time courtesy of Heineken, with the launch of two new beers – a Bavarian-style Pils

News

CMA probes Punch & Heineken deal

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched an investigation into Heineken’s proposed acquisition of part of the Punch Taverns pubs portf

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

Jessica Mili takes Bols Around the World title

Doing it for the girls, Canada's Jessica Mili has been crowned the winner of Bols Bartending World Championship 2017.Mili beat 2,000 entrants from 75

News |  Beer & Cider

Heineken launches alcohol-free beer

Heineken has announced the launch of an alcohol-free beer in response to moderate alcohol consumption. Heineken 0.0 will roll out this month and be su

News |  Beer & Cider

Heineken introduces Maltsmiths Brewing

Craft beer lovers have a whole lot more to get excited about, this time courtesy of Heineken, with the launch of two new beers – a Bavarian-style Pils

News

CMA probes Punch & Heineken deal

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched an investigation into Heineken’s proposed acquisition of part of the Punch Taverns pubs portf

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Willem Barentsz Dutch-inspired gin unveiled

We'll tell you about new gin Willem Barentsz in a minute, but the man behind the brand is worth an introduction too.

News |  Beer & Cider

Heineken launches wine-style Cidrerie Stassen ciders

Heineken is introducing a range of premium cider to the on-trade, called Cidrerie Stassen, after a successful trial in the off-trade.It’s available in

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Hi-Spirits becomes exclusive UK distributor for Toorank

Hi-Spirits has become the exclusive UK and Ireland distributor for Dutch spirits producer Toorank, including premium brands like Sloane's Gin.The deal

News |  Beer & Cider

Insect snacks launch in the UK

What’s that crunch, you ask? Just our beer snack for the night – a handful of crispy crickets seasoned just like a Margherita pizza.Turns out crickets

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Willem Barentsz Dutch-inspired gin unveiled

We'll tell you about new gin Willem Barentsz in a minute, but the man behind the brand is worth an introduction too.

News |  Beer & Cider

Heineken launches wine-style Cidrerie Stassen ciders

Heineken is introducing a range of premium cider to the on-trade, called Cidrerie Stassen, after a successful trial in the off-trade.It’s available in

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Hi-Spirits becomes exclusive UK distributor for Toorank

Hi-Spirits has become the exclusive UK and Ireland distributor for Dutch spirits producer Toorank, including premium brands like Sloane's Gin.The deal

News |  Beer & Cider

Insect snacks launch in the UK

What’s that crunch, you ask? Just our beer snack for the night – a handful of crispy crickets seasoned just like a Margherita pizza.Turns out crickets