Drinks

New gin to help raise funds for Doddie Weir’s MND charity

Mon 18th February 2019

English spirits ­producer 45 West Distillers, which produces Burleighs Gin, is working with ­Scottish rugby ­legend Doddie Weir’s charity to ­create a new gin

New rum for Deeside Distillery

Wed 6th February 2019

A North-East distillery has launched an exciting new venture with the creation of the UK’s first single cask cask-strength rum.  Devil’s Poin

Pernod Ricard ships extra stock ahead of Brexit

Wed 30th January 2019

Pernod Ricard has started shipping extra stocks of some alcoholic drinks between Britain and continental Europe just in case there's a no-deal Brexit.

Happy Burns Night! Here’s a cocktail to celebrate

Fri 25th January 2019

We’re celebrating the Bard’s birthday with a ‘Make it Blush’ cocktail courtesy of Glasgow’s Rogano restaurant. Why Make it Blush? Becau

US success boosts Fever-Tree revenue

Thu 24th January 2019

Fever-Tree is making waves in the US with a 21% increase in revenues from 2017.

SCOTLAND’S HOSPITALITY SECTOR ALREADY STRUCK BY BREXIT

Wed 23rd January 2019

Brexit has already had a negative effect on just under a fifth of Scotland’s hospitality sector. That’s according to a survey by The Scottish Licensed T

MONIN ORIGINAL ARRIVES IN THE UK AFTER A HIATUS

Tue 22nd January 2019

MONIN Syrups has reintroduced speciality liqueur MONIN Original- Lime Citron Vert back to the UK. Developed after years of research, trials and testing, MONIN Origin

TEELING DISTILLERY STRIKES DEAL WITH MAVERICK DRINKS

Tue 22nd January 2019

Teeling Distillery has named Maverick Drinks as its exclusive UK distributor. Led by Master Distiller Alex Chasko, the Teeling team produce up to 500,000 litres of s

AB INBEV LAUNCHES ‘BECK’S BLUE MONDAY’

Mon 21st January 2019

Monday 21st January is officially the gloomiest day of the year. The festive fun has worn off, the Christmas spending has caught up with us all and we’re consideri

DRAM Halloween Cocktail Special – The Gorilla s’mores with Jack Daniel’s Fire made at Treacle

Wed 31st October 2018

Happy Halloween! For our final Halloween Cocktail special, Emma ventured out to Treacle Bar & Kitchen in Edinburgh where the charming Andy made up their Gorilla s'

DRAM Halloween Cocktail Special – The Rebel Hell with Rebel Yell Bourbon made at Van Winkle

Tue 30th October 2018

Trick or treat? Our girl Emma headed out to Van Winkle in Glasgow and found herself another wee treat of a cocktail. The Rebel Hell. thanks to the awesome Chris for

DRAM Halloween Cocktail Special – The Candy Skull with Bacardi Blanca made at Metropolitan

Tue 30th October 2018

Trick or treat? Our girl Emma headed out to the Metropolitan Cocktail Bar & Restaurant in Glasgow and found herself a wee treat of a cocktail. The Candy Skull, tha

Currency moves to knock £175m off Diageo sales

Thu 27th September 2018

Diageo, makers of Guinness and Smirnoff, has forecast a much bigger than previously expected hit from foreign exchange movements this year after a period of volatili

Whyte & Mackay and Proximo create joint on-trade team

Fri 14th September 2018

Whyte & Mackay and Proximo Spirits have created a joint On Trade sales team. The combined portfolio now extends across the spectrum of premium spirits from  Pro

INTRODUCING THE MACALLAN MASTERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Mon 10th September 2018

The Macallan has unveiled its next Masters of Photography edition in collaboration with Magnum Photos. Marking the seventh limited edition release, The Macallan Mast