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Friday 9 December 2016 loc: GB

Spirits

All Bar One boss warns of pub sector ‘shakeup’

UK pub chain Mitchells & Butlers is expanding its partnership with Deliveroo in response to rising pub costs, with its boss warning of an imminent “shakeup” of the pub sector.

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Patrón Tequila releases one-litre holiday bottle

Patrón Tequila has released a limited edition one-litre bottle of its Silver Tequila ahead of the festive season for a second year.

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Vinexpo Tokyo visitor numbers rise 33%

The biannual Vinexpo Tokyo wine and spirits trade fair saw visitor numbers increase by 33% in 2016, compared with its first edition in 2014.

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo staff vote for strike action

Staff at Diageo have voted to take industrial action in a dispute over pensions, which could impact its operations across Scotland, Northern Ireland and Cheshire in the run up to Christmas.

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 cocktails for Thanksgiving

As Thanksgiving approaches we have taken some of world’s most classic cocktails and given them a holiday twist, offering some inspiration for this year’s celebrations.

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Whisky Exchange to sell £400k Macallan collection

The Whisky Exchange is to sell one of the largest collections of rare Macallan whiskies, which is valued at around £400,000.

Monday, November 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo uses VR to push drink driving message home

Diageo has launched an immersive virtual reality (VR) experience that allows users to “see, hear and feel” a fatal drunk driving collision as part of its efforts to tackle drink driving.

Monday, November 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Princely visit inspires new cocktail

Antigua and Barbuda has created a new rum cocktail to mark the visit of Prince Harry and the islands’ 35th anniversary of independence.

Monday, November 21st, 2016 No Comments »

SWA to appeal minimum unit price ruling

The Scotch Whisky Association has announced it will appeal the decision by the Scottish Court of Session to allow minimum unit pricing in Scotland to go-ahead.

Friday, November 18th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures

From a glittering awards banquet to honour the winners of this year’s International Wine and Spirit Competition, to a record-breaking gin tasting – this is the week in pictures.

Friday, November 18th, 2016 No Comments »

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