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New non-alcoholic spirits range Kvîst launches in the UK

A new range of no-abv distillates, Kvîst, has been created by The Bloomsbury Club UK.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

The Lakes Distillery unveils new vino de naranja and Sherry cask-finished whiskies

The Lakes Distillery has launched two new whisky expressions as part of its The One collection.

News |  Wine

Watch Imbibe Live Online on demand now!

Two days of education webinars, IGTV interviews and Facebook Premiere videos are now available for you to watch on demand.

News |  Wine

Current Brexit scenario ‘disastrous’ for the UK fine wine sector, says WSTA

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association (WSTA) has warned today that a no-deal Brexit would be ‘disastrous’ for the UK fine wine sector.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Paper bottle for wine or spirits launched

The Frugal Bottle is a 750ml bottle made from 94% recycled paperboard with a food-grade liner to hold the liquid.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Proof Drinks is offering free stock to help venues re-open

The support packages will have a retail value of £250,000.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

New products: June's top spirit launches

From Mexican whiskey to limited-edition cognac, these are the latest launches in the spirits world.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Admiral Rodney launches limited-edition rum Officer’s Releases No. 1

Saint-Lucia’s rum brand Admiral Rodney has unveiled the first expression in its limited-edition series Officer’s Releases.

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.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Paper bottle for wine or spirits launched

The Frugal Bottle is a 750ml bottle made from 94% recycled paperboard with a food-grade liner to hold the liquid.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Proof Drinks is offering free stock to help venues re-open

The support packages will have a retail value of £250,000.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

New products: June's top spirit launches

From Mexican whiskey to limited-edition cognac, these are the latest launches in the spirits world.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Admiral Rodney launches limited-edition rum Officer’s Releases No. 1

Saint-Lucia’s rum brand Admiral Rodney has unveiled the first expression in its limited-edition series Officer’s Releases.

News |  Wine

Imbibe Live Online announced for the end of June

Imbibe will be bringing two days of education, debate and inspiration to the industry, through virtual event Imbibe Live Online.

News |  Wine

Top Cuvée to make Shop Cuvée permanent

Shop Cuvée, the retail concept born out of wine bar and bistro Top Cuvée’s pandemic-induced pivot, has announced that it is going permanent.

News |  People & Places

On lockdown: Lisette Davis, hotelier

We virtually caught up with independent rum specialist and Grenada's Rumboat Retreat owner Lisette Davis, to talk hospitality in the Caribbeans, Ti Punches, and regional tourism.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

The latest whisky launches to celebrate World Whisky Day

From an Amaro-inspired liqueur, to collectors' limited editions and cognac-finished scotch, here are some of the most recent whisky launches in time for World Whisky Day (16 May).

News |  Wine

Imbibe Live Online announced for the end of June

Imbibe will be bringing two days of education, debate and inspiration to the industry, through virtual event Imbibe Live Online.

News |  Wine

Top Cuvée to make Shop Cuvée permanent

Shop Cuvée, the retail concept born out of wine bar and bistro Top Cuvée’s pandemic-induced pivot, has announced that it is going permanent.

News |  People & Places

On lockdown: Lisette Davis, hotelier

We virtually caught up with independent rum specialist and Grenada's Rumboat Retreat owner Lisette Davis, to talk hospitality in the Caribbeans, Ti Punches, and regional tourism.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

The latest whisky launches to celebrate World Whisky Day

From an Amaro-inspired liqueur, to collectors' limited editions and cognac-finished scotch, here are some of the most recent whisky launches in time for World Whisky Day (16 May).