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News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Patrón Perfectionists postponed

The sixth annual Patrón Perfectionists Cocktail Competition will take place in 2021, ‘in light of the current situation’​.

News |  Wine

Music club: Imbibe's all-time favourite drinks songs

We got to thinking about what our most enjoyable, influential or most memorable drinks-related songs are. And here they are – a playlist, hand selected by a jukebox full of Imbibe contributors, as well as a Spotify playlist with songs chosen by you, our readers. Enjoy!

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

New products: This week's top spirit launches (13-17 April)

From limited edition whiskies and new vermouth brands, to spiced rum and tequila liqueurs, we've rounded up some of the biggest new launches in the world of spirits.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

National Margarita Day: Imbibe’s pick of alternative Margaritas

Frozen, mezcal and spicy, these are some of the UK's best alternative Margaritas, from Hacha to Crazy Pedros.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Artesian's Giulia Cuccurullo wins Patrón Perfectionists UK final

The UK winner of the Patrón Perfectionists competition impressed the judges with her cocktail's personal touch.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Sam Boevey wins 1800 Visionaries Cocktail Competition

The London Cocktail Club bartender was inspired by surrealist artist René Magritte.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Could agave spirits be the next gin?

From whisky to tequila, everybody has an opinion on the next drink to ‘do a gin’. In this series we speak to the bartenders making a case for each category.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Tequila meets scotch, sherry & more with new brand Storywood

New tequila brand Storywood is exploring 'flavour through oak' with its agave spirits aged in scotch casks.

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.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Artesian's Giulia Cuccurullo wins Patrón Perfectionists UK final

The UK winner of the Patrón Perfectionists competition impressed the judges with her cocktail's personal touch.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Sam Boevey wins 1800 Visionaries Cocktail Competition

The London Cocktail Club bartender was inspired by surrealist artist René Magritte.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Could agave spirits be the next gin?

From whisky to tequila, everybody has an opinion on the next drink to ‘do a gin’. In this series we speak to the bartenders making a case for each category.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Tequila meets scotch, sherry & more with new brand Storywood

New tequila brand Storywood is exploring 'flavour through oak' with its agave spirits aged in scotch casks.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

UK finalists of 2019 Patrón Perfectionists competition revealed

These bartenders made it through intense regional heats to snag a spot in the UK final.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

From Slammers to slow-sippers: New tequila research reflects changing market

Customers are trading tequila shots for cocktails, claims a new study commissioned by Patrón.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

The Bat Man of Mexico needs YOU to help with agave-related bat conservation

We've all heard about the bat conservation efforts of some producers in the tequila industry, but now Dr Rodrigo Medellín, nicknamed 'the Bat Man of M

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Agave gets a fresh look at Deano Moncrieffe's new bar

Buckle up, kids, for a unique style of agave bar is coming to London, and this time it’s being brought to life by Deano Moncrieffe.The always-smiling,

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

UK finalists of 2019 Patrón Perfectionists competition revealed

These bartenders made it through intense regional heats to snag a spot in the UK final.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

From Slammers to slow-sippers: New tequila research reflects changing market

Customers are trading tequila shots for cocktails, claims a new study commissioned by Patrón.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

The Bat Man of Mexico needs YOU to help with agave-related bat conservation

We've all heard about the bat conservation efforts of some producers in the tequila industry, but now Dr Rodrigo Medellín, nicknamed 'the Bat Man of M

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Agave gets a fresh look at Deano Moncrieffe's new bar

Buckle up, kids, for a unique style of agave bar is coming to London, and this time it’s being brought to life by Deano Moncrieffe.The always-smiling,