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Monday 26 September 2016 loc: US

Spirits

Bong-smoked cocktails on sale in US

A Mexican restaurant in California has started selling a range of cocktails smoked in a bong.

Thursday, September 1st, 2016 No Comments »

US and Spain boost Pernod Ricard’s growth

Acceleration in the USA and Spain helped boost Pernod Ricard’s annual sales by 2%, it announced this morning, with Jameson and Ballantine’s offsetting flat growth across some of its top 14 spirits brands.

Thursday, September 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Transport chiefs plan to serve alcohol on London’s Emirates cable car

Plans to revive London’s struggling cable car service over the Thames could see the sale of alcohol permitted at 300ft above the waves.

Thursday, September 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Costco’s own-brand vodka hailed as good as Grey Goose

An online poll has suggested that vodka drinkers like Costco’s own-brand vodka as much as they like premium brand Grey Goose.

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 1 Comment »

Morrisons poaches former Asda BWS director for senior role

Morrisons has appointed Asda’s former chief customer officer to oversee ambient trading, which includes its beers, wines and spirits department.

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 No Comments »

Hine offers rare 1916 vintage Cognac at auction

Hine has released one of the last remaining bottles of its 1916 vintage Cognac, for auction with the proceeds going toward a charity that supports disadvantaged youths.

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016 No Comments »

Adnams launches new two rye-based spirits

Adnams has launched two new spirits using rye grown on the farm owned by the company chairman.

Friday, August 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Wahaca’s Day Of The Dead Fiesta London

London’s branch of Wahaca will host a three day agave-fuelled fiesta in celebration of Mexico’s favourite festival, Day of the Dead.

Friday, August 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Stanford alcohol ban sends ‘dangerous message’

The US Distilled Spirits Council has criticised Stanford University’s hard liquor ban saying that it sends a “dangerous message” and unfairly singles out spirits.

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 No Comments »

Cannes readies for 2016 TFWA conference

Beachside yoga classes, a regatta and an ever-popular golf tournament are just some of the events set to take place at this year’s TFWA World Exhibition and Conference in Cannes.

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

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