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Tuesday 22 July 2014

Rum

Macallan cask sells for HK$2m

A cask of 1991 Macallan has sold for nearly HK$2 million at auction in Hong Kong, well above its high estimate.

Monday, July 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Upcoming Spink sale highlights in pictures

Some highlights of the up-coming sale of rare spirits by Spink in Hong Kong next month.

Thursday, June 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Spink to auction rare spirits in HK

Spink auctioneers are offering collectors the chance to buy rare rums, whiskies, Cognacs and eaux-de-vies in bottle and cask at its next Hong Kong sale in July.

Thursday, June 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Rum Fest returns to HK

The Hong Kong Rum Festival is to return for its second year later this month following a successful debut in 2013.

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Wine ice cream bill nears conclusion

A bill to legalise the sale of alcohol-infused ice cream in the US state of Louisiana passed its first legislative hurdle yesterday.

Friday, April 25th, 2014 1 Comment »

Q&A: Jim Meehan – Banks Rum

The Banks Rum ambassador talks cocktails, how has Banks “reinvigorated” the blended rum category and its plans to make its mark with consumers who treat spirits like a fine wine.

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

Diageo sues ‘copycat’ Admiral Nelson’s rum

Diageo has launched legal action against Heaven Hill’s Admiral Nelson’s rum over claims its branding infringes on its own Captain Morgan rum trademark.

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 1 Comment »

Top 10 biggest spirits brands

Ahead of the drinks business report into the biggest spirits brands of 2013, we take a look back at the world’s biggest spirits brands of 2012.

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Rémy denies Mount Gay distillery closure

Rémy Cointreau has insisted its Mount Gay rum distillery in Barbados remains in operation following reports in the local press that it was to close.

Monday, March 17th, 2014 No Comments »

New distillery for London’s East End

A new craft distillery is set to revive the East End’s spirits making tradition when it opens in Victoria Park next month.

Thursday, March 6th, 2014 4 Comments »

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