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Wednesday 27 July 2016 loc: GB

Spirits

Fever-Tree sales jump on G&T boom

Premium mixer brand Fever Tree has seen sales rise 69% in the first half of the year, driven by a strong performance in the UK off-trade.

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Hine releases 2006 single vineyard Cognac

Cognac producer Hine has released the second vintage of its single vineyard Grand Champagne Cognac from its Domaine de Bonneuil estate.

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 No Comments »

The Macallan maker reports £7m fall in profits

Spirits producer Edrington, which owns whisky brands The Macallan and The Famous Grouse, has reported a fall in profits of £7 million in its end of year financial results.

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 alcohol-related tattoos

Everyone knows that alcohol and tattoos do not mix, however this crop of artwork shows booze can actually be the tattoo, rather than its ill-advised cause.

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Little Bird Gin launches pop-up bar

South London-based craft gin Little Bird has launched an al fresco pop-up bar for the summer months at the Hilton Bankside.

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Instagrammable’ serves key for UK bars

The UK on-trade needs to offer ‘Instagrammable’ serves and authentic experiences if it is to capture the attention of consumers, according to this year’s William Grant & Sons market report.

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 No Comments »

New trade body for craft distillers launched

A new trade body set up to promote the interests of Britain’s growing craft spirits industry has launched in the UK, backed by the founder of the Cotswold Distillery.

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Tobermory offers rare malt with new releases

The Tobermory Distillery has launched two limited edition malts as part of a new series, which will include the chance to win a 42-year-old malt by ballot.

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Louis XIII unveils £60k six-litre Cognac decanter

Rémy Martin’s Louis XIII Cognac is to launch a six-litre Methuselah crystal decanter exclusively at Harrods costing £60,000.

Monday, July 11th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures

This week saw db take in Tiki-inspired cocktails and glorious gardens, while father and son winemakers Aurelio Montes Sr and Jr went head to head in a comparative tasting of their wines.

Monday, July 11th, 2016 No Comments »

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