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Monday 24 November 2014

Spirits

Spirits grab spotlight at Vinexpo Hong Kong

Vinexpo Asia-Pacific 2014 will reflect Asia’s position as the world’s biggest spirits consumer with the launch of a new bar concept at next month’s fair.

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Q&A: Jim Meehan – Banks Rum

The Banks Rum ambassador talks cocktails, how has Banks “reinvigorated” the blended rum category and its plans to make its mark with consumers who treat spirits like a fine wine.

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

19-year old scoops whisky scholarship

A 19-year-old UK whisky enthusiast has won the inaugural Ian Murray Scholarship, created by William Grant & Sons in honour of a former employee who passed away last year.

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 2 Comments »

Wine and warfare part 16: Highland Spirit

Wine and Warfare returns for a look at clan warfare in the Scottish Highlands and the Battle of Glenlivet.

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Absolut adds Brazilian twist

Pernod Ricard is bringing a splash of carnival colour to the Absolut vodka range as it launches the latest in a series of limited edition expressions for travel retail.

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 most expensive spirits

The spirit category is home to some of the world’s most opulent bottlings with their value rising high into the millions.

Thursday, March 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 bizarre drink ingredients

From tobacco to fungi and even chicken, we take a look at some of the more alarming ingredients used in alcoholic beverages.

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014 1 Comment »

Top 10 biggest spirits brands

Ahead of the drinks business report into the biggest spirits brands of 2013, we take a look back at the world’s biggest spirits brands of 2012.

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014 No Comments »

20 stunning images of drinks under the microscope

These psychedelic images may look like something from a child’s kaleidoscope, but they are in fact your favourite drinks magnified 1,000 times under a microscope.

Monday, March 24th, 2014 4 Comments »

The week in pictures

This week db attended tastings featuring wines from the US and Spain, and sampled a Prairie Oyster cocktail, said to be the ideal hangover cure, at Islington’s 69 Colebrooke Row.

Friday, March 21st, 2014 No Comments »

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