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Monday 22 December 2014

Gin

Champagne and gin top-talking tipples

Champagne and gin have taken over Sherry and brandy to become the UK’s favourite Christmas tipples, a study on language suggests.

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Gin, glorious gin!

With the explosion of boutique distilleries around the world, Australia is no exception, and a trip to the Yarra Valley confirmed that there are some very exciting things happening in the world of gin.

Monday, December 15th, 2014 1 Comment »

Drinks festival dancer serves up a twist

The organisers of a new Scottish gin and whisky festival called Nip saw a dancer at their launch event offer an unexpectedly risqué interpretation of its theme.

Monday, December 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Armed gang steals truckload of booze

Thousands of cases of Jameson whiskey, Bombay Sapphire gin and Jack Daniel’s have been stolen in a violent robbery at a warehouse in Dublin.

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 Christmas drinks gifts

With the festive season now officially underway, the drinks business has rounded up some of the best limited edition drinks gifts on offer.

Monday, December 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Tarquin’s launches Face Time campaign

The “world’s first” gin marketing campaign using Face Time – Apple’s online video chat app – has been launched by Tarquin’s Gin.

Monday, December 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Japan inspires top end Diageo gin

Diageo Reserve has added a new gin to its super-premium portfolio, following the success of a Japanese-themed creation in a recent competition.

Monday, December 1st, 2014 No Comments »

15th century gin heads to auction

A French spirits company has recreated a gin recipe from 1495 as part of a limited edition set, one of which will be auctioned in aid of UK drinks charity The Benevolent.

Monday, November 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Police caught raiding confiscated booze

Swedish police have been left red-faced after being caught drinking confiscated vodka and gin and replacing it with water.

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 No Comments »

UK brand taps into Canadian gin thirst

One of the UK’s youngest gin brands is tapping into “soaring interest” for this category in Canada after securing its first major export deal.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

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