Ship worker knocked out by fumes as fermenting molasses turns into ‘rum’

A worker had to be rescued after being knocked unconscious when fermenting molasses created a "hazardous environment" and started turning into 'rum' on board a cargo ship.

Havana Club calls on bartenders to enter international Cocktail Grand Prix

Rum brand Havana Club is calling for bartenders and mixologists around the world to enter its biennial cocktail-creating competition.

Gin ‘key driver’ as UK distillery numbers rise by 127% in five years

The latest figures from HMRC have revealed that 42 new distilleries were opened in the UK in 2017, bringing the total to 315 and representing a 127% rise in five years. 

Mandarin Oriental Hotel serves new HK$1,555 Champagne cocktail

A gold flecked Champagne cocktail, spiked with Remy Martin Louis XIII and featuring vintage Dom Pérignon, is selling at HK$1,555 a glass at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel's M Bar, making it possibly the most expensive cocktail in Hong Kong.

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