Quintessential to double Irish cream output
Quintessential Brands has announced a €4 million investment in its Irish cream liqueur facility in County Laois, as the group set out an ambition to more than double production.
World’s oldest martini mixed in Las Vegas
A martini containing gin and bitters from 1900, thought to be the oldest ever created, has been crafted in Las Vegas by famed bartender Salvatore Calabrese.
Uncorked: Francesca Planeta
Francesca Planeta returned to Sicily for the first vintage of Planeta Chardonnay in 1995 and now runs the family winery with her cousin Alessio Planeta
Top 10 ‘medicinal’ drinks
From a herbal elixir created by Carthusian monks to bitters invented to cure tropical diseases, we round up the top 10 drinks lauded for their medicinal value.
Hardys advances upmarket push
Hardys has taken the next step in its “premiumisation objective” by unveiling new labels and a tightened regional focus for the brand’s William Hardy range.