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The week in pictures

A royal visit to Canada’s Okanagan Valley, an ‘evolving cocktail’ contraption from rum specialist Zacapa, master mixology exploits galore and a sushi dinner to eclipse all sushi dinners were all part of a bumper week in drinks.

Friday, September 30th, 2016 No Comments »

World’s best bartender crowned

Jennifer Le Nechet has been named the world’s best bartender at this year’s World Class Bartender of the Year competition.

Friday, September 30th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 new products

This month’s new products include Louis Roederer’s second Brut Nature vintage, a gin made from the by-products of wine and Coravin’s latest wonder wine opener.

Thursday, September 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Could synthetic alcohol replace booze?

A synthetic alcohol that reduces the risk of a hangover could replace fermented and distilled alcohol by 2050, claims its inventor.

Friday, September 23rd, 2016 1 Comment »

Diageo on track for good performance, CEO says

Diageo has reported a good start to its financial year on the back of the momentum it created last year, its chief executive has said.

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Travel retail market shrinks but malt whisky holds its own

Blended whisky brands declined in the travel retail market according to the latest figures from the International Wine & Spirits Research – but malts have continued to hold their own.

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Discounters drive UK supermarket growth

The UK supermarket sector has recorded two consecutive months of growth in both volume and value sales for the first time in two years, according to Nielsen.

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Hot drinks trends set to hit the UK in 2017

We’ve had the gin boom, the coffee boom, the Japanese whisky boom – but what are the hot new trends for 2017? Dawn Davies MW and Sukhvinder Singh of The Whisky Exchange give db the low-down….

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Morgan Stanley hints at big six months for US alcohol market

Morgan Stanley has delivered some good news for fans of US alcohol firms by claiming that the market is operating near its full capacity.

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 1 Comment »

Top 10 low and non-alcoholic drinks

As drinkers become more health conscious, there is an extended clamour for non-alcoholic and lower alcohol drinks. So we’re bringing you 10 of the best ‘dry’ drinks.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

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