US Spirits trade body calls on Trump to resolve ‘harmful’ tariffs as whiskey exports slide

The Distilled Spirits Council has called on the US government to resolve the “harmful” export tariffs that have caused a "sharp downturn" in whiskey exports to its biggest export market.

University students turn Tequila waste into flour

Students at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México have turned agave residue into flour, helping to decrease the waste produced by the Tequila industry.

Victoria Beckham takes hipflask to the theatre to avoid interval wine

Victoria Beckham carried a personalised hip-flask to a West End musical to prevent bog-standard alcohol from entering her bloodstream.

Highest Tequila production for a decade recorded in 2018

A total of 309.1 million litres of Tequila was produced in 2018, up 13.9% on 2017 and the second-highest volume ever recorded, according to the National Tequila Regulatory Chamber (CNIT).

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