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Tuesday 26 July 2016 loc: GB

Spirits

The week in pictures

A delicious array of Piedmontese wines in the opulent surroundings of Dartmouth House, jelly corgis, Liam Gallagher on a boat and jubilation for one bartender in Havana – it’s the week in pictures.

Friday, June 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Daffy’s unveils £50k gin Martini cocktail

Gin producer Daffy’s has unveiled what it claims to be the “world’s most expensive” Martini at £50,000, with a “trip of a lifetime” included with its purchase.

Thursday, June 9th, 2016 1 Comment »

Man held over Tiananmen massacre labels

A Chinese man has been detained for sharing pictures of liquor bottles with labels depicting the day soldiers massacred pro-democracy protestors in Tiananmen Square, Beijing.

Thursday, June 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Cannabis cocktail trend gathers pace

A US restaurant has launched a trio of cocktails laced with cannabis, highlighting a growing trend within the alcoholic drinks industry.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 1 Comment »

Welsh gin made with ‘biosphere’ botanicals

Mid-Wales’s first ever commercial distillery has launched a gin made with 19 botanicals foraged from a Unesco ‘biosphere’ site.

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Distell appoints new head of retail travel

African wine and spirit producer Distell has appointed a new head of global travel retail.

Monday, June 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Value of Diageo’s ‘prestige’ brands up 29%

Amid the continuing speculation about the future of former chairman VJ Mallya, Diageo continues to improve the business model at United Spirits, India’s largest spirits group.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Brewdog aims to ‘disrupt the sprits sector’

Brewdog has revealed the brand identity of its new spirits arm, Lone Wolf, as its prepares to “disrupt the spirits sector” with the launch of a range of vodkas, whiskies and gins.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Controversy behind government lobby to lower alcohol limits

Controversy has emerged behind the report submitted to Britain’s chief medical officers which saw the country’s alcohol consumption limits lowered earlier this year.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures

Tango, sexy fish, bountiful blooms, a Cloudy Bay garden, Michel Roux Jr and lashings of rum help to make this week in drinks a memorable one.

Friday, May 27th, 2016 No Comments »

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