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News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Vodka tasting: Pure & premium

Having the right house-pour vodka is as important as ever, but what about the price points above that? Clinton Cawood joins a panel of tasters as they explore vodka’s upselling potential.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Review: Rolling Social Event's World Whiskies Sip Along

The new multi-category tasting experience incorporates one-of-a-kind liquids with laid-back learning. Imbibe's Millie Milliken sipped along.

News |  Wine

Sink the pink: We put rosé wines from less classic regions to the taste test

Jacopo Mazzeo and his band of tasters find that there’s more to rosé than the famous regions. Is it time to go beyond Provence? Perhaps.

News |  Wine

The New Chile wines to add to your list from Tim Atkin MW's 2020 Chile Report tasting

Sixteen wines, 16 winemakers, two Zoom sessions. Harry Crowther joined Tim Atkin for a tasting of the best of New Chile.

News |  Wine

Alternative Burgundy: Imbibe puts Mâcon+ to the taste test

As prices of white Burgundy keep rising, Jacopo Mazzeo and a team of tasters turn to the Mâconnais to assess quality and value of Mâcon+ wines.

News |  Wine

New 2019 Bacchus vintages and online tastings from Bolney Wine Estate

The Sussex-based winemaker has released is Estate and Lychgate Bacchus wines, as well as launching free virtual events in time for English Wine Week.

News |  Wine

Industry-wide survey looks at the future of post-Covid-19 trade wine tastings

A number of UK PR agencies, generic bodies and wine logistics companies have launched a survey to explore the future of trade tastings in the aftermath of the coronavirus lockdown.

News |  Wine

Lockdown lowdown: The latest and greatest drinks activities to keep you entertained through lockdown

From the world’s biggest cider tasting, to whisky apps and puzzles, here are some of the latest activities to keep you entertained during covid-19.

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 |  Wine

Alternative Burgundy: Imbibe puts Mâcon+ to the taste test

As prices of white Burgundy keep rising, Jacopo Mazzeo and a team of tasters turn to the Mâconnais to assess quality and value of Mâcon+ wines.

News |  Wine

New 2019 Bacchus vintages and online tastings from Bolney Wine Estate

The Sussex-based winemaker has released is Estate and Lychgate Bacchus wines, as well as launching free virtual events in time for English Wine Week.

News |  Wine

Industry-wide survey looks at the future of post-Covid-19 trade wine tastings

A number of UK PR agencies, generic bodies and wine logistics companies have launched a survey to explore the future of trade tastings in the aftermath of the coronavirus lockdown.

News |  Wine

Lockdown lowdown: The latest and greatest drinks activities to keep you entertained through lockdown

From the world’s biggest cider tasting, to whisky apps and puzzles, here are some of the latest activities to keep you entertained during covid-19.

News |  People & Places

London's 67 Pall Mall launches virtual membership

The club has announced the launch of a virtual membership aimed at enhancing members' experience of its rich online events programme.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

The sweetest thing: Premium liqueurs tasting and workshop

A number of interesting new products have recently hit the market, often at some premium price points. Clinton Cawood and a team of bartenders put a selection through their paces.

News |  Beer & Cider

Lockdown lowdown: The latest activities from the drinks industry

From blind whisky tastings to live gigs, here are some of the latest activities to keep you entertained during lockdown.

News |  Wine

Wines from Spain announces new date for its 2020 Annual Tasting

Wines from Spain Annual Tasting will take place at Sky Garden, London, on Tuesday 29 September 2020.

News |  People & Places

London's 67 Pall Mall launches virtual membership

The club has announced the launch of a virtual membership aimed at enhancing members' experience of its rich online events programme.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

The sweetest thing: Premium liqueurs tasting and workshop

A number of interesting new products have recently hit the market, often at some premium price points. Clinton Cawood and a team of bartenders put a selection through their paces.

News |  Beer & Cider

Lockdown lowdown: The latest activities from the drinks industry

From blind whisky tastings to live gigs, here are some of the latest activities to keep you entertained during lockdown.

News |  Wine

Wines from Spain announces new date for its 2020 Annual Tasting

Wines from Spain Annual Tasting will take place at Sky Garden, London, on Tuesday 29 September 2020.