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Monday 1 September 2014

Spirits

Denny’s launches $300 Champagne brunch

US diner chain Denny’s has launched a $300 brunch served with Dom Pérignon Champagne.

Monday, September 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Gonzalez Byass appoints UK distributor

Gonzalez Byass has announced the appointment of Cellar Trends as the exclusive distributor of its UK spirits portfolio.

Monday, September 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Snow Leopard vodka launches in HK

The world’s first “ethical” vodka, Snow Leopard, launched in Hong Kong earlier this month with an exclusive launch party.

Thursday, August 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Kerala ratifies anti-liquor policy 

The Southern Indian state has called for the closure of hundreds of bars in a major step towards prohibition.

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014 No Comments »

IWSC unveils top bloggers

The International Wine & Spirit Competition has revealed its shortlisted candidates for the title of Blogger of the Year 2014.

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 1 Comment »

Scotch helps tackle unemployment

Diageo has joined forces with UK youth employment charity The Prince’s Trust to create a new specialist Scotch whisky retail training scheme.

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Tesco store swaps veg for booze

A Tesco store in Reading, England, emptied aisles it previously reserved for fruit and vegetables — to make room for piles of beer and spirits.

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 6 Comments »

The week in pictures

From chicken feet crisps at one of London’s top haunts to sea-faring cocktails and Jean Claude Van Damme – it has, as ever, been an eclectic week in the world of drinks.

Friday, August 22nd, 2014 1 Comment »

India’s Kerala state moves to ban alcohol

A total prohibition of alcohol is to be enforced in the southern Indian state of Kerala in 10 years, authorities have said.

Friday, August 22nd, 2014 1 Comment »

Diageo’s $115m Bulleit distillery on track

Diageo has broken ground on its new $115m distillery in Kentucky which will be officially named The Bulleit Distilling Co.

Friday, August 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

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