Following a countrywide search to identify the most talented bartenders, five leading mixologists have been named as U.S. finalists in Caorunn Gin’s international cocktail competition, the 10 Year Switch. The winning U.S. bartender will have an opportunity to switch countries with their winning U.K. counterpart and work guest shifts … Read the rest
Set at the foot of the Ben Rinnes mountain, Glenrinnes Distillery is a new family-owned and run business producing super-premium white spirits from the finest Speyside spring water and 100% organic ingredients.
Meet Eight Lands: named after the eight different counties that are visible from the top of Ben Rinnes … Read the rest
This Saturday put your gins front and forward. Looking for ideas on how to promote, and ultimately upsell, your gin cocktails? Here’s your inspiration for creativity, all the way from Britain. So pip pip, put your gin cocktail program in order and soak up the margins.
Bluebird Chelsea Celebrate World… Read the rest
The 2019 Most Imaginative Bartender Competition (MIB) presented by Bombay Sapphire will officially accept submissions now until June 30. Over the next three months,emerging bartenders from across North American can once again submit their most imaginative cocktail creations for the chance to compete amongst the nation’s top mixology talents.
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Photo: Steven Grasse
Spirits maverick Steven Grasse (creator of the Hendrick’s Gin brand), and his Tamworth Distilling and Mercantile team are on a mission to make the newly launched Old Hampshire Applejack Whiskey the official state spirit of New Hampshire. With a TV campaign across television, radio, print and digital … Read the rest
The gin category is exploding, but is there enough room for every brand out there? Well, that depends on how you slice it, and what you consider to be “gin”.
Natasha Swords examines the market, exemplifying some truly diverse leading their corners of the market as viable and growing segments.. … Read the rest
Father’s Day is just around the corner (June 17th) and it’s time to start thinking about how to suggest to your customers that a great bottle of whisky, gin or vodka is, in fact, the gift he really wants. Dads collect whisky, not socks but it’s up to … Read the rest
Prairie Organic Spirits, a certified organic spirits company, is debuting its new packaging on store shelves starting this month. The revamped bottle represents the brand’s commitment to making organic spirits.
This craftsmanship is represented by the bottle’s new custom hammered design and wooden cork cap. The label on each … Read the rest
All Photos Credit: Jeremy Ball
JCB by Jean-Charles Boisset has expanded with the launch of JCB Spirits — three vodkas (classic, caviar infused and truffle infused) and a gin distilled from a wine-base made from Pinot Noir and Chardonnay sourced from the Côte d’Or in Burgundy. The spirits, which launched … Read the rest
Smith Bowman Distillery is announcing a brand new line of signature gins, called Tinkerman’s Gin, produced by the Distillery’s own “tinkerman” Master Distiller Brian Prewitt.
Smith Bowman Distillery, known for producing award-winning spirits, will be releasing three Tinkerman’s Gin expressions in limited quantities; Citrus Supreme, Sweet Spice and Curiously … Read the rest