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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.

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10 of the most exciting recent spirits launches in the UK

From vintage Cognacs and limited-edition whiskies, to Norfolk and wine-barrel-aged gins, we've rounded up some of our favourite launches this week.

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Caviar-infused vodka finally hits the market

Spirits brand L’Orbe has unveiled its first expression, Vodka x Caviar.

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East London Liquor Co launches range of hard seltzers

East London Liquor Co is tapping into the growing hard seltzer category with the launch of two vodka seltzers.

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New Belvedere expression celebrates the role of malting in Polish vodka

Belvedere Heritage 176 is inspired by the traditional technique of malting rye to create characterful vodkas.

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Mermaid Salt Vodka gets new look and launches nationally

The Isle of Wight Distillery has refreshed its grain-based spirit's image to coincide with its UK launch.

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Symposium Spirits launches 'craft spirit pouring selection'

Independent spirits merchant Symposium has unveiled Merchant's Choice, a new 'craft spirit selection' aimed at providing bartenders an alternative to mainstream brands.

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Stoli Vodka launches Harvey Milk Limited Edition to celebrate the LGBTQI+ community

Premium vodka brand Stoli has unveiled a new limited edition dedicated to American politician Harvey Milk.

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 |  Spirits & Cocktails

New Belvedere expression celebrates the role of malting in Polish vodka

Belvedere Heritage 176 is inspired by the traditional technique of malting rye to create characterful vodkas.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Mermaid Salt Vodka gets new look and launches nationally

The Isle of Wight Distillery has refreshed its grain-based spirit's image to coincide with its UK launch.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Symposium Spirits launches 'craft spirit pouring selection'

Independent spirits merchant Symposium has unveiled Merchant's Choice, a new 'craft spirit selection' aimed at providing bartenders an alternative to mainstream brands.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Stoli Vodka launches Harvey Milk Limited Edition to celebrate the LGBTQI+ community

Premium vodka brand Stoli has unveiled a new limited edition dedicated to American politician Harvey Milk.

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Vestal launches its first flavoured vodkas

Halewood-owned Vestal's new expressions are Black Cherry and Raspberry & Blackcurrant.

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WM Spirits launches lower-alcohol vodka, Pure Lite

With the new expression the brand is tapping into the growing demand for low-abv drinks.

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Bacardi US launch Plume & Petal - a vodka for women...

The move has not gone down well with its target market – here’s some of the best Tweets…

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Top Beverages to launch new CBD-infused RTD cocktail range, Doña Sofía

The range, which was originally positioned for the off-trade, will comprise three low-calorie canned cocktails also targeted at venues looking to stock takeaway drinks.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Vestal launches its first flavoured vodkas

Halewood-owned Vestal's new expressions are Black Cherry and Raspberry & Blackcurrant.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

WM Spirits launches lower-alcohol vodka, Pure Lite

With the new expression the brand is tapping into the growing demand for low-abv drinks.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Bacardi US launch Plume & Petal - a vodka for women...

The move has not gone down well with its target market – here’s some of the best Tweets…

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Top Beverages to launch new CBD-infused RTD cocktail range, Doña Sofía

The range, which was originally positioned for the off-trade, will comprise three low-calorie canned cocktails also targeted at venues looking to stock takeaway drinks.