spirits news

Spirits & Cocktails

Thompson’s Baijiu launches in time for Chinese New Year

Essex-born baijiu is made in partnership with the English Spirit Distillery and produced with 100% English sorghum.

Spirits & Cocktails

Royal Salute reveals 52yo whisky costing $30,000

Only 106 bottles of Royal Salute The Time Series 52 Year Old Single Cask Finish have been produced.

Wine

Our take on Bibendum's top drinks trends for 2020

As Bibendum releases its 2020 trends report, we reflect on what predictions are likely to become reality next year.

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.

Spirits & Cocktails

Hendrick’s Absinthe launches to the on-trade

The first batch of Hendrick’s Absinthe has been produced with just 4,000 bottles available exclusively to the UK on trade.

Spirits & Cocktails

Buzzing booze: The growth of CBD drinks

How the on-trade is embracing the hottest ingredient in town.

Spirits & Cocktails

Majestic signs Rockstar Spirits

Products will be sold online and throughout 200 Majestic stores.

Spirits & Cocktails

Book review: 'The World Atlas of Gin', by Joel Harrison & Neil Ridley

A useful book that any self-respecting bartender should have on their shelves.

Spirits & Cocktails

Hendrick’s Absinthe launches to the on-trade

The first batch of Hendrick’s Absinthe has been produced with just 4,000 bottles available exclusively to the UK on trade.

Spirits & Cocktails

Buzzing booze: The growth of CBD drinks

How the on-trade is embracing the hottest ingredient in town.

Spirits & Cocktails

Majestic signs Rockstar Spirits

Products will be sold online and throughout 200 Majestic stores.

Spirits & Cocktails

Book review: 'The World Atlas of Gin', by Joel Harrison & Neil Ridley

A useful book that any self-respecting bartender should have on their shelves.

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.

People & Places

The best things from Bar Convent Berlin 2019

From new products and top tastes to industry insights, here are our best bits.

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.

People & Places

The best things from Bar Convent Berlin 2019

From new products and top tastes to industry insights, here are our best bits.