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Thursday 8 December 2016 loc: US

Gin

Let industry lead on Brexit trade deals, WSTA tells Defra

The government should let the industry lead free trade negotiations to secure the best deals, the WSTA has told Defra, as the organisation publishes its Brexit policy paper.

Friday, December 2nd, 2016 1 Comment »

East India Company launches London dry gin

The East India Company has sought to profit from its historic connection with the invention of the gin and tonic by launching its own brand of London dry gin.

Monday, November 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Portobello Road releases ‘Great Fire of London’ smoked gin

London distiller Portobello Road has produced a unique smoked gin to mark the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London.

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Spitfire Gin builds actual Spitfire for Lesotho

Small-batch gin producer Spitfire Heritage is celebrating the successful building of a full-size Spitfire replica aircraft, created as a gift to the southern African nation of Lesotho.

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Thatchers releases apple cider gin

Thatchers has released its first ever gin made with apple cider, tapping into an ever growing trend for craft gins and flavour variants.

Monday, October 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Litmus launches ‘Ginking’ gin and wine fizz

UK-based wine business consultancy Litmus Wines is targeting the millennial market with a new product combining gin and English sparkling wine.

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Retailers must engage customers to sell no-age whiskies, Booths buyer says

Retailers need to do more to engage consumers in the BWS aisles to bring new whisky expressions to life for consumers.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Gin export values climb 166% since 2000

British gin exports have increased in value by 166% since 2000, with exports to the US rising by 553% in the last decade, according to the WSTA’s latest spirits report.

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 new products

This month’s new products include Louis Roederer’s second Brut Nature vintage, a gin made from the by-products of wine and Coravin’s latest wonder wine opener.

Thursday, September 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Travel retail market shrinks but malt whisky holds its own

Blended whisky brands declined in the travel retail market according to the latest figures from the International Wine & Spirits Research – but malts have continued to hold their own.

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

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