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Thursday 24 April 2014

Cocktails

Diageo unveils HK world bartender shortlist

Four of Hong Kong’s best bartenders have been shortlisted to compete in the national finals of Diageo’s Reserve World Class Bartender of the Year competition.

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Powdered alcohol cocktails to go on sale

US officials have signed off a powdered alcohol product called Palcohol, described by its creators as “a great convenience for the person on the go.”

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

The Singleton unveils ‘accessible’ duo

The Singleton is preparing to launch two new expressions, Tailfire and Sunray, in a bid to attract a new demographic to the whisky category.

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 No Comments »

London welcomes new Bellini bar

With global Prosecco sales having overtaken those of Champagne, a new bar dedicated to the Prosecco-based Bellini cocktail has opened in London.

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 No Comments »

db interview: Ryan Chetiyawardana

db’s Lucy Shaw meets cocktail guru Ryan Chetiyawardana at his daring new bar White Lyan in Hoxton to talk ice, citrus and sperm whale secretions.

Friday, March 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 bizarre drink ingredients

From tobacco to fungi and even chicken, we take a look at some of the more alarming ingredients used in alcoholic beverages.

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014 1 Comment »

Diageo launches £2,000 mixology service

Drinks giant Diageo has launched a service where top bartenders are sent to clients’ homes to make cocktails.

Thursday, March 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Bid to build cocktail training bar launched

A UK charity has launched a campaign to build a cocktail bar to train the next generation of mixologists.

Friday, February 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Lessons on food and cocktail pairing

For as long as I can remember, there has always been something special about pairing food with drink.

Friday, February 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Al Capone’s cocktail shaker for sale

Infamous gangster Al Capone’s cocktail shaker and a claret jug from the Titanic are among the treasures at an extraordinary auction taking place in London next week.

Thursday, February 27th, 2014 No Comments »

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