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Spirits & Cocktails

‘First-ever’ Cuban dry spiced rum lands in the UK

Norwegian brand The Island Rum Company has brought what it claims is the 'first-ever' Cuban dry spiced rum to the UK on-trade.

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Diageo to distribute Santiago de Cuba rum

Drinks giant Diageo has entered into partnership with Corporación Cuba Ron for the distribution of Santiago de Cuba rum.

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Could rum be the next gin?

From whisky to tequila, everybody has an opinion on the next drink to ‘do a gin’. In this series we speak to the bartenders making a case for each category.

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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.

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Bacardi debuts new coconut-flavoured rum

Bacardi has added a new coconut expression to its portfolio of flavoured rums.

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Rum's growth shows no signs of slowing, says WSTA

Rum is on a roll, according to the latest figures released by the the Wine and Spirit Trade Association (WSTA)

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Does rum need a new categorisation system? Imbibe investigates

Jacopo Mazzeo and a team of bartenders put some potential new rum categories to the test.

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Nearly Neat cocktail competition: Who are the UK finalists?

The inaugural <a href="https://www.1888rum.com/">Brugal 1888</a> Nearly Neat global rum cocktail <a href="http://imbibe.com/news-articles/tag/competit

Spirits & Cocktails

Bacardi debuts new coconut-flavoured rum

Bacardi has added a new coconut expression to its portfolio of flavoured rums.

Spirits & Cocktails

Rum's growth shows no signs of slowing, says WSTA

Rum is on a roll, according to the latest figures released by the the Wine and Spirit Trade Association (WSTA)

Spirits & Cocktails

Does rum need a new categorisation system? Imbibe investigates

Jacopo Mazzeo and a team of bartenders put some potential new rum categories to the test.

Spirits & Cocktails

Nearly Neat cocktail competition: Who are the UK finalists?

The inaugural <a href="https://www.1888rum.com/">Brugal 1888</a> Nearly Neat global rum cocktail <a href="http://imbibe.com/news-articles/tag/competit

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Amathus Drinks adds premium Barceló Imperial Onyx rum to its portfolio

Leading UK importer and distributor Amathus Drinks has added Imperial Onyx, one of Dominican distillery Barceló’s top labels, to its rum portfolio.Bar

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Jacob Briars: 'Are we as an industry set up to offer what consumers want?'

Last week you may have noticed a whole host of Bacardi people out in your venue en masse, as they celebrated the brand’s Founder’s Day with their Back

Spirits & Cocktails

Amathus Drinks adds premium Barceló Imperial Onyx rum to its portfolio

Leading UK importer and distributor Amathus Drinks has added Imperial Onyx, one of Dominican distillery Barceló’s top labels, to its rum portfolio.Bar

Spirits & Cocktails

Jacob Briars: 'Are we as an industry set up to offer what consumers want?'

Last week you may have noticed a whole host of Bacardi people out in your venue en masse, as they celebrated the brand’s Founder’s Day with their Back