Websites and links

This is a selection of websites providing resources and information for the bar trade. See the Directory section for products and services. If you have a link to add, please email mark@cimltd.co.uk.

Websites

The home of great drinks
www.thebar.com

Blogs

Mr & Mrs G, the Cocktail Lovers, on bars and cocktails in London
www.thecocktaillovers.com

World’s Best Spirits from Joel Harrison and Neil Ridley
www.worldsbestspirits.com

Tony Conigliaro’s The Drink Factory on drinks and cocktails
http://www.thedrinkfactory.com/

All things gin from drinks specialist Emma Stokes aka Gin Monkey
www.ginmonkey.co.uk

London restaurant and bar blogger Matt Hickman aka Matt The List
http://www.mattthelist.com/

Phil Mellows on pubs and beer
www.philmellows.com/

Cheri Loughlin blogging about cocktails
http://intoxicologist.net/

Edinburgh bartender Jon Hughes of The Old Town Alchemy Company
http://oldtownalchemy.co.uk/

Award-winning beer writer Pete Brown
http://petebrown.blogspot.co.uk/

Food and drink blogger Chris Pople
http://cheesenbiscuits.blogspot.co.uk/

Blood, Sweat & Fashion blogzine on the latest news and products in the world of food and drink, fashion, technology and the arts
http://bloodsweatandfashion.com/

Resources

Geraldine Coates’ guide to all things gin
www.gintime.com/

Information on all things tequila related
www.tequilasource.com/

Andy Pearson on cocktails and drinks
www.intoxicology.co.uk/

Drinks and cocktails from Tom Sandham and Ben McFarland
http://www.thinkingdrinkers.com/

Resource for cocktails, cocktail recipes and ingredients, including videos
http://www.socialandcocktail.co.uk/

Bar listings

Listings of the best bars in the UK and around the world
www.worldsbestbars.com

Listings of bars, pubs and clubs around the UK
www.view.co.uk

Listings of bars, pubs and clubs in London and Manchester
www.designmynight.com

Listings for Manchester including bars, pubs and clubs
www.manchesterconfidential.co.uk

Listings of bars in London and around the world
http://barchick.com

Time Out London’s listings for bars and pubs
www.timeout.com/london/bars-pubs

Bar and drink photographers
These are photographers we genuinely recommend based on the quality of their work.

Richard Southall, specialist in interiors and architectural photography
www.emphasisphotography.co.uk

Addie Chinn, specialist in food and drink photography
www.addiechinn.com

Tom Elms, specialist in food and drink photography
http://www.tomelms.co.uk/

Nic Taylor, specialist in interiors photography
www.nictaylorphoto.co.uk

Paul Winch Furness, specialist in food and drink photography
http://paulwf.co.uk/

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