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Sunday 1 March 2015

Spirits

Americans favour beer over wine

In the battle of the beverages, beer has won out over wine again in the US, with Americans favouring a pint of beer over a glass of wine or dram of whisky.

Thursday, July 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Alcohol found to improve sense of smell

A modest amount of alcohol can improve your sense of smell, a recent study has concluded.

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

IWSC reveals 2014 spirits winners

Three major drinks industry trends – own label, craft spirits and gin – proved their quality credentials as the International Wine & Spirit Competition revealed its 2014 spirits results.

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Summergate launches new gin for HK

Summergate has announced it is to be the sole importer and distributor of London No.1 gin in Hong Kong and Macau.

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

William Grant leads bids for Drambuie

William Grant & Sons is the strongest bidder in the £100m sell-off of Scottish cocktail spirit brand Drambuie, according to reports from industry insiders.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

McIlroy opts for Jäger to celebrate win

Rory McIlroy showed the generational gap between himself and previous major winners as he celebrated his Open victory by drinking jägermeister from the Claret Jug.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 2 Comments »

Cocktail breaks record with 71 ingredients

A record-breaking cocktail with 71 different ingredients has been created to commemorate the upcoming Commonwealth Games.

Friday, July 18th, 2014 3 Comments »

World Cup boosts UK drinks sales by £15.1m

UK supermarket drinks sales totalled £1.1 billion during the World Cup, up £15.1 million, with England’s early exit contributing to a lacklustre performance.

Friday, July 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Cognac holds back Rémy Cointreau

Rémy Cointreau has expressed confidence in its ability to return to growth this year, despite reporting a 5.7% organic decline for its first quarter.

Friday, July 18th, 2014 No Comments »

New ‘vapour alcohol’ controversy

A new gadget that allows users to vapourise their spirits and consume alcohol through their lungs has been met with condemnation from health experts.

Thursday, July 17th, 2014 1 Comment »

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