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Pisco College comes to London ahead of London Pisco Week

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San Pedro to demo ‘first ever Mapuche wine’.

Chilean giant Viña San Pedro claims to be on the verge of producing the country’s first wine grown by the Mapuche community.Chile’s indigenous people,

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San Pedro creates Chilean range for UK on-trade

Chile’s Viña San Pedro has teamed up with importer Enotria&Coe to create a bespoke range of wines specifically for the UK on-trade.Called Vinamar, the

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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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Havana Club launches Cuban rum finished in smoky whisky casks

We've drunk our fair share of whisky aged in ex-rum casks, so when we heard about the launch from Havana Club – a rum aged in ex-whisky casks – we sat

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What to look forward to during Pisco Sour Week

The celebration of Pisco’s most famous cocktail is returning to London for a fourth time in 2018, and there’s still time to get involvedThere are only

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Maestros of the spirits world assemble for Dictador's 2 Masters

Many hands make light work has never been more true with the latest offering from Colombian rum producer, Dictador as it’s teamed up with cognac, whis

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The Pinot, the whole Pinot and nothing but the Pinot

A new Pinot Noir promotional group launched its first ever event in London a couple of weeks ago, with the aim of understanding the world’s top Pinot-

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.

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Havana Club launches Cuban rum finished in smoky whisky casks

We've drunk our fair share of whisky aged in ex-rum casks, so when we heard about the launch from Havana Club – a rum aged in ex-whisky casks – we sat

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

What to look forward to during Pisco Sour Week

The celebration of Pisco’s most famous cocktail is returning to London for a fourth time in 2018, and there’s still time to get involvedThere are only

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Maestros of the spirits world assemble for Dictador's 2 Masters

Many hands make light work has never been more true with the latest offering from Colombian rum producer, Dictador as it’s teamed up with cognac, whis

News |  Wine

The Pinot, the whole Pinot and nothing but the Pinot

A new Pinot Noir promotional group launched its first ever event in London a couple of weeks ago, with the aim of understanding the world’s top Pinot-

News |  Wine

Matthew Clark introduces 83 wines to portfolio

Leading UK drinks supplier Matthew Clark has announced a hefty expansion to its wine portfolio for autumn – and it’s all gone a bit fizzy.In line with

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Is Semillon set to be a USP for Chilean wine?

Top sommeliers joined a panel of winemakers, importers, wine writers and MWs to debate the future of Semillon in Chile, at an event entitled: The Semi

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Results announced for Sommelier Wine Awards

The results for the 11th Sommelier Wine Awards have been announced, with some record-breaking individual performances, the revival of a classic grape

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Sparkling success for Brazilian wine

The UK’s taste for sparkling is being felt all the way in Brazil, as a stonking 130% value growth has been reported.Newly-released Brazilian 2015-16 e

News |  Wine

Matthew Clark introduces 83 wines to portfolio

Leading UK drinks supplier Matthew Clark has announced a hefty expansion to its wine portfolio for autumn – and it’s all gone a bit fizzy.In line with

News |  Wine

Is Semillon set to be a USP for Chilean wine?

Top sommeliers joined a panel of winemakers, importers, wine writers and MWs to debate the future of Semillon in Chile, at an event entitled: The Semi

News |  Wine

Results announced for Sommelier Wine Awards

The results for the 11th Sommelier Wine Awards have been announced, with some record-breaking individual performances, the revival of a classic grape

News |  Wine

Sparkling success for Brazilian wine

The UK’s taste for sparkling is being felt all the way in Brazil, as a stonking 130% value growth has been reported.Newly-released Brazilian 2015-16 e