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Thursday 21 August 2014

Cocktails

The week in pictures

The cheeky cork behinds of two women make a pert appearance in this week’s round up, while the Great British Beer Festival kicks off in Kensington.

Friday, August 15th, 2014 No Comments »

US Senator calls for powdered alcohol ban

A US Senator has hit out against powdered alcohol, calling on food safety authorities to step in and ban the launch of the new product before it is approved for sale.

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 No Comments »

World’s weirdest alcoholic drinks

From baby mice rice wine infusions to sparkling birch sap wine, we round up some of the world’s weirdest alcoholic concoctions.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 2 Comments »

British cruise drinking figures revealed

British holidaymakers onboard cruise ships are drinking on average around 50 alcoholic drinks each during their stay, a new survey has revealed.

Friday, August 8th, 2014 1 Comment »

Royal Academy celebrates the Martini

Described by Ernest Hemingway as “cool and clean”, the Royal Academy in London has put on an exhibition in celebration of the Martini cocktail.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Humphrey Bogart gin to launch

A gin dedicated to one of Hollywood’s biggest film icons is set to launch in the US and UK in association with the late Humphrey Bogart’s estate.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 No Comments »

First UV energy tablet cocktail to launch

An entrepreneur is to launch what he claims is the world’s first “tablet cocktail mixer” drink that glows under UV lighting and boosts energy levels.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Global mixology contest underway in UK

Dozens of the world’s leading mixologists have raised a glass at Gleneagles in Scotland to celebrate the start of the Diageo Reserve World Class global mixology finals.

Monday, July 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Bartender sets patron’s face on fire

A guest at a bar in Lithuania suffered horrendous injuries after a bartender accidentally set his face on fire.

Thursday, July 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Artesian in London named World’s Best Bar

The Artesian at The Langham hotel in London has been voted the World’s Best Bar at the “Oscars” of the drinks industry: the Spirited Awards in New Orleans.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

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