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Saturday 20 December 2014

Spirits

Top 10 stories of 2014

While 2014 has seen major acquisitions and multi-million pound wine frauds, it’s often the more offbeat stories that prove most popular online.

Friday, December 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Testino turns Macallan photographer

Acclaimed photographer Mario Testino is the latest to turn his lens on The Macallan for its Masters of Photography series.

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Diageo wins trademark battle

A Texas court has ruled in favour of Diageo and against a Canadian whiskey rival in a trademark lawsuit over its Crown Royal brand.

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 ‘top 10s’ of 2014

We’re fond of a good list at the drinks business. The team has covered an array of wacky, weird and wonderful topics over the course of 2014, but which were the most popular?

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Belvedere vodka signs James Bond deal

Belvedere vodka has been announced as a drinks partner of the upcoming James Bond film Spectre.

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 No Comments »

New York distillers move into cocktails

A law has been passed that allows craft distillers in the state of New York to sell visitors cocktails as well as straight serves.

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Seven reasons why rappers shouldn’t pimp drinks brands

These days it seems every rapper feels an all-consuming need to associate themselves with an alcohol brand, writes Dan Miles.

Monday, December 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Gin, glorious gin!

With the explosion of boutique distilleries around the world, Australia is no exception, and a trip to the Yarra Valley confirmed that there are some very exciting things happening in the world of gin.

Monday, December 15th, 2014 1 Comment »

Stoli swaps distribution in South Africa

Stolichnaya Vodka has switched its distribution in South Africa from RGBC to KWV as part of a strategy to expand into other areas.

Monday, December 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Flavoured whiskies pushing forward

The flavoured whisky palette now boasts hues from all the major whisky segments, from Scotch to Japanese and from Irish to Bourbon and Canadian.

Friday, December 12th, 2014 No Comments »

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