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News |  Beer & Cider

No- and low-abv beer specialist Sobersauce launches

Sobersauce is a new e-commerce service exclusively dedicated to the no and low beer category.

News |  Wine

Unpacking the ins and outs of no and low drinks

Once a growing trend, now it’s here to stay. Charlotte Barker explains the terminology, regulations and scope of no and low drinks.

News |  Beer & Cider

Adnams launches its first low alcohol cider

Wild Wave 0.5% is the lower-abv version of Adnams’ full-strength cider.

News |  Wine

More than one quarter of UK drinkers cut down this January

Three in four of them intend to continue to do so long term, according to new research from Drinkaware.

News |  Beer & Cider

Make the most of Dry January with these 10 no- and low-abv beers

To exploit the full potential of Dry January make sure you stock a varied and quality driven selection of no- and low-abv beers.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Six things we learned about no and low at our latest Industry Matters event

No and low drinks were on the menu at our latest Industry Matters event with the WSET. Find out what our expert panel thought.

News |  Beer & Cider

Thatchers launches Zero, its first non alcoholic cider, in time for Dry January

Thatchers' new no-abv cider is made with a blend of bittersweet apple varieties

News |  Beer & Cider

Gosnells unveils new low-abv sparkling mead

Gosnells' new mead is a sparkling 0.5% abv expression made from European honey.

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 |  Beer & Cider

Make the most of Dry January with these 10 no- and low-abv beers

To exploit the full potential of Dry January make sure you stock a varied and quality driven selection of no- and low-abv beers.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Six things we learned about no and low at our latest Industry Matters event

No and low drinks were on the menu at our latest Industry Matters event with the WSET. Find out what our expert panel thought.

News |  Beer & Cider

Thatchers launches Zero, its first non alcoholic cider, in time for Dry January

Thatchers' new no-abv cider is made with a blend of bittersweet apple varieties

News |  Beer & Cider

Gosnells unveils new low-abv sparkling mead

Gosnells' new mead is a sparkling 0.5% abv expression made from European honey.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Pentire joins burgeoning non-alcoholic spirits category

Pentire Adrift is a new no-abv botanical blend inspired by plants native to the Cornish coastline.

News |  Wine

Dr John Forrest's uncompromising lower-abv wines

The Doctors' range comprises four wines whose lower-abv is achieved through alternative trellising and leaf removal techniques to slow down sugar-building within the berry.

News |  People & Places

Spencer Matthews launches ultra low-abv gin

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

News |  People & Places

Key takeaways from the first-ever Lo & No Beverage Summit

Here are our top five learnings for success in the no- and low-abv drinks sector gathered from the very first Lo & No Beverage Summit.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Pentire joins burgeoning non-alcoholic spirits category

Pentire Adrift is a new no-abv botanical blend inspired by plants native to the Cornish coastline.

News |  Wine

Dr John Forrest's uncompromising lower-abv wines

The Doctors' range comprises four wines whose lower-abv is achieved through alternative trellising and leaf removal techniques to slow down sugar-building within the berry.

News |  People & Places

Spencer Matthews launches ultra low-abv gin

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

News |  People & Places

Key takeaways from the first-ever Lo & No Beverage Summit

Here are our top five learnings for success in the no- and low-abv drinks sector gathered from the very first Lo & No Beverage Summit.