With the fifth London Cocktail week round the corner we round up some of the capital’s top bars taking part in a week’s worth of cut-price cocktail frivolity.
Vijay Mallya has been re-elected chairman of United Spirits despite being declared a “wilful defaulter” last month.
A minimum price of 45p per unit in the UK would be 50 times more effective in combatting alcohol misuse than current measures, new research claims.
The International Wine & Spirits Research has released its 2014 report on duty free trends of 2013, and with it the world’s biggest travel retail brands.
Bombay Sapphire opens its new official home this week after transforming an historic site in southern England into a “state-of-the-art” distillery and visitor centre.
UK gin distiller Greenall’s has introduced the first new additions to its range for more than 250 years.
The average Brit spends £49,581 (US$81,000) on booze in their lifetime, with a further one million of the population spending £167,000 (US$271,000).
Paris Hilton, heiress to the Hilton hotel empire, showed she knows how to party by running up a US$230,000 (£140k) bar bill in New York.
A club at which guests are breathalysed on the door and where no alcoholic beverages are sold has launched in Stockholm.
Speyside whisky producer Glenfarclas has confirmed plans to introduce a 1966 fino Sherry cask expression as the first part of a new series.
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