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Sunday 14 February 2016

Gin

Pub offers rare £1,000 a shot 1947 gin

A UK pub that holds the Guinness World Record for having the most varieties of gin behind its bar is now offering patrons a shot of gin priced at £1,000.

Friday, February 12th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Closed-loop’ cocktail trend emerging in London

We’ve had molecular cocktails and savoury cocktails, and now a trend is emerging for “closed-loop” cocktails made with ingredients people throw away.

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 new products of the month

From Italian whisky to jam-jar cocktails, the last month has seen a raft of interesting new drinks launches. Check out 10 of the best here.

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

With cold weather persisting in Hong Kong, the team enjoyed a Champagne Selosse tasting and some vintage ports for db Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Earl Grey ‘breakfast’ gin launched

An American distiller has launched a “breakfast” gin made with Earl Grey tea designed to be drunk either during breakfast or at brunch.

Friday, January 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Pernod buys majority share of Monkey 47

French drinks giant Pernod Ricard has announced it has acquired the majority stake in German gin brand, Monkey 47.

Friday, January 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Sipsmith dispels ‘ridiculous’ mustard gas story

Sam Galsworthy, the co-founder of Sipsmith distillery, has refuted “ridiculous” claims that his team accidentally created lethal mustard gas during an experiment.

Monday, January 18th, 2016 1 Comment »

Gin Guild appoints two new directors

The Gin Guild has appointed two new directors to its board.

Friday, January 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Sipsmith opens pop-up gin bar in Soho

Chiswick-based boutique distiller Sipsmith has opened a pop-up gin bar at the Ham Yard Hotel in Soho called Swan on a Hot Gin Roof.

Monday, January 11th, 2016 1 Comment »

UK gin sales break £1bn for the first time

Brits are expected to drink 29 million litres of gin in 2015 with sales breaking £1 billion for the first time, up 25% since 2012.

Friday, December 18th, 2015 No Comments »

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