William Grant & Sons Launches Aerstone, A New Single Malt Range That Aims To Decode The Category

Independent family distiller, William Grant & Sons, announces the launch of a new 10 year old single malt Scotch whisky, Aerstone. The brand focusses on the impact of maturation and malting on flavour and is available in two expressions – Sea Cask 10 Year Old and Land Cask 10 Year Old. This new range aimsContinue reading “William Grant & Sons Launches Aerstone, A New Single Malt Range That Aims To Decode The Category”

David Stewart Crafts Limited-Edition The Balvenie Doublewood Aged 25 Years

The Balvenie, the world’s most handcrafted single malt Scotch whisky, announces the release of The Balvenie DoubleWood Aged 25 Years – a limited-edition expression specially crafted by Malt Master David Stewart MBE to mark the 25th anniversary of DoubleWood. The Balvenie DoubleWood Aged 25 Years contains liquid laid down at the distillery in Dufftown, ScotlandContinue reading “David Stewart Crafts Limited-Edition The Balvenie Doublewood Aged 25 Years”

This Mexican Independence Day, Discover The Country’s National Drink In Its True Colours

Mexican foods and flavours are increasingly popping up on restaurant menus and street food stalls all around the world, enticing consumers to explore a more sophisticated side to the country’s cuisine. A celebration of the country that gave us tamales and tostadas is not complete without a sip of Mexico’s national drink. Master Tequilera SoniaContinue reading “This Mexican Independence Day, Discover The Country’s National Drink In Its True Colours”

We Salute You, Scotland: Glenfiddich Festival Experiment Returns To Say Thank You To Scottish Hospitality Industry

This weekend, The Glenfiddich Festival Experiment returned for round two, welcoming 700 bartenders to the brand’s spiritual home of Dufftown. The private two-day festival launched in 2017 as a thank you to the Scottish hospitality industry for its continued support of Glenfiddich, and to celebrate the brand’s Experimental Series. This year’s festival was bigger, better,Continue reading “We Salute You, Scotland: Glenfiddich Festival Experiment Returns To Say Thank You To Scottish Hospitality Industry”

Corazón Tequila Launching in the UK

With premium tequila in strong growth in the UK, Corazón Tequila is being launched by distributor Hi-Spirits. A four-strong range will be available to the on-trade and off-trade from September. Figures from Nielsen show that tequila sales grew by 3.9% in value in the UK in the year to June 2018, with premium brands performingContinue reading “Corazón Tequila Launching in the UK”

The Benevolent Partners With Hospitality Ulster And The BEN

The UK drinks industry comes together to help colleagues within the industry with mental health difficulties and to tackle the stigma around mental health. With the common aim of safeguarding the wellbeing of members of the national drinks industry, The Benevolent, Hospitality Ulster and The Ben decided to join forces to provide the same supportContinue reading “The Benevolent Partners With Hospitality Ulster And The BEN”

Emily Says . . . . ‘Flat White’

In her ninth feature under ‘Emily Says . . .’, the voice to the Manchester bar scene in Emily Puckering looks at ABC for breakfast; I’m experiencing a small beer hype at the moment, and I simply can’t get enough of certain numbers that I have recently discovered. Therefore, I introduce my next feature whichContinue reading “Emily Says . . . . ‘Flat White’”

Emily Says . . . . ‘Big Shed’

In her eighth feature under ‘Emily Says . . .’, the voice to the Manchester bar scene in Emily Puckering looks at her visit to Australia; For those who haven’t noticed my absence in the last month, I spent eleven days in Adelaide, South Australia fulfilling my duties as a bridesmaid for my childhood bestContinue reading “Emily Says . . . . ‘Big Shed’”

Rum-Bar

To most, Jamaica is seen as one of more recognisable islands of the Caribbean. Whether it’s through your own visits or becoming inspired by the images and videos on social media, the country is rich in culture with the expected tipple of choice being a driving force for many to enjoy when visiting. A distilleryContinue reading “Rum-Bar”

London, Get Ready To Rumble!

Jose Cuervo®, the world’s number one selling tequila, has announced the sponsoring of the grand ole fiesta the ‘Margarita Rumble’ for the second year. Margarita Rumble, which is taking over The Yard in Shoreditch on April 28th, is a major competition that sees expert mixologists from top bars across the city compete for the prestigiousContinue reading “London, Get Ready To Rumble!”