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Thursday 2 October 2014

Spirits

Top 10 London Cocktail Week bars

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.

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

Vijay Mallya re-appointed USL chairman

Vijay Mallya has been re-elected chairman of United Spirits despite being declared a “wilful defaulter” last month.

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Minimum unit price would ‘save lives’

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.

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 travel retail drinks brands

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.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Bombay Sapphire opens new home

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.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Greenall’s joins flavoured gin push

UK gin distiller Greenall’s has introduced the first new additions to its range for more than 250 years.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Brits spend £50,000 on booze in lifetime

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).

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 3 Comments »

Paris Hilton racks up $230K bar bill

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.

Monday, September 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Alcohol-free club night opens in Sweden

A club at which guests are breathalysed on the door and where no alcoholic beverages are sold has launched in Stockholm.

Friday, September 26th, 2014 3 Comments »

Glenfarclas unveils Sherry twist

Speyside whisky producer Glenfarclas has confirmed plans to introduce a 1966 fino Sherry cask expression as the first part of a new series.

Friday, September 26th, 2014 No Comments »

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