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News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Angostura Global Cocktail Challenge 2020 finalists revealed

Simon Dacey, of London’s Trailer Happiness, will be representing the UK in the final

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Damoiseau launches two rum-based liqueurs in the UK

The two liqueurs are rhum agricole-based and contain freshly cut fruit.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

The Whisky Exchange's rum classification works, and this is why

Earlier this year The Whisky Exchange announced it developed a new classification for rum. As volume sales went up 67% since it was introduced, Clint Cawood caught up with head buyer Dawn Davies MW to find out why.

News |  People & Places

Bacardi Legacy competition announces 2020 UK finalists

William Campbell-Rowntree, Matthew Galloway, Ed Belshaw, Alex Godfrey and Nicole Sykes embark on Cocktail Campaigns.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Bacardi and Revolución de Cuba launch Aventura rum

Bacardi and Revolución de Cuba have launched a limited-edition rum.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Paragon Brands lines up Arumdu rum liqueurs

Arumdu is a new range of rum liqueurs made using natural extracts and essences.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Majestic signs Rockstar Spirits

Products will be sold online and throughout 200 Majestic stores.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Rum poised to pick up gin’s slack

Spiced and flavoured expressions are driving the growth of the rum category.

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 |  Spirits & Cocktails

Bacardi and Revolución de Cuba launch Aventura rum

Bacardi and Revolución de Cuba have launched a limited-edition rum.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Paragon Brands lines up Arumdu rum liqueurs

Arumdu is a new range of rum liqueurs made using natural extracts and essences.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Majestic signs Rockstar Spirits

Products will be sold online and throughout 200 Majestic stores.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Rum poised to pick up gin’s slack

Spiced and flavoured expressions are driving the growth of the rum category.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Ian Burrell and Richard Seale have launched Equiano rum

Hailed as the world’s first Afro- Caribbean rum, it will be available from January 2020.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Bacardi expands premium portfolio with new Gran Reserva Diez

Bacardi has unveiled a new premium gold rum designed for sipping.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Havana Club taps Alex Kratena and Carina Soto Velasquez for bartender-only rum range

Havana Club's new Edition C and Edition D are the result of a collaboration between Alex Kratena, Carina Soto Velasquez and Havana Club rum master Asbel Morales.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Don Papa readies Sevillana Cask rum launch

Don Papa has unveiled a new limited-edition rum inspired by the oranges of Seville.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Ian Burrell and Richard Seale have launched Equiano rum

Hailed as the world’s first Afro- Caribbean rum, it will be available from January 2020.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Bacardi expands premium portfolio with new Gran Reserva Diez

Bacardi has unveiled a new premium gold rum designed for sipping.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Havana Club taps Alex Kratena and Carina Soto Velasquez for bartender-only rum range

Havana Club's new Edition C and Edition D are the result of a collaboration between Alex Kratena, Carina Soto Velasquez and Havana Club rum master Asbel Morales.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Don Papa readies Sevillana Cask rum launch

Don Papa has unveiled a new limited-edition rum inspired by the oranges of Seville.