Chapel Down, England’s leading and most celebrated winemaker, has released a limited edition English sparkling wine to mark its inaugural year as the ‘Official English Sparkling Wine’ of Royal Ascot.  ‘Chapel Down Royal Ascot Edition’ is a traditional method English sparkling wine made from Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Pinot Blanc. With extended ageing …

Greene King Brewery is launching a limited-edition cask beer, False Nine, to celebrate the upcoming football tournament. The 4% hoppy golden ale has been brewed using a fusion of hops which deliver citrus and tropical fruit notes. The beer will be available for customers to order from now until the end of the tournament in …

This victory marks a significant moment for the Indian Spirits Industry in the global market. Wise Monkey’s Indian Spiced Rum is taking the world by storm, one award at a time. Claiming the coveted title of being the first-ever Indian Rum to have won the gold at the London Spirits Competition, the brand has marked …

Welcome to Hospitality Kicks, where passion meets purpose! Back by popular demand after a successful debut last year, where we raised over £25,000 for charity and brought together over 450 hospitality professionals for a friendly football competition. This event, organised by Wireless Social, is more than just a game; it’s a testament to the power …

Brigad is the digital platform on a mission to support the hospitality industry in facing the ongoing issues it currently faces – a growing number of vacancies, poor workforce retention, lack of employee motivation and more. We sat down with Nicolas Ferrary, Brigad’s UK Managing Director, to find out exactly what he sees as the …

Bring a slice of the countryside in this Summer with Chase Distillery’s spin on brand partner Tinie Tempah’s favourite Moscow Mule Chase Distillery, purveyors of exceptional spirits born from the untamed beauty of the Herefordshire countryside, have teamed up with renowned musician and philanthropist Tinie Tempah, to create a vibrant, quintessentially British cocktail, inspired by …

One of London’s most exclusive hotels takes pride in inclusivity. This is the proud claim of Mickael (aka Michael) Perron, the charming and dedicated Bar & Beverage Purchasing Manager of The Lanesborough Hotel.  We talked to him over a SUAVE Tequila cocktail, a brand that has recently been listed at The Lanesborough and which is …

For 2024, Filipino rum brand Don Papa have brought their infamous hospitality competition Chefs and Shakers to the UK, giving chefs and bartenders the chance to team up to create a delicious Don Papa cocktail and food dish pairing to the theme ‘Food by Fire’, all to win a trip to the Philippines. The competition, now closed for 2024, was …

The Cotswold Cycle Challenge returned last week, with 99 intrepid riders raising over £20,000 for the hospitality industry’s safety net charity, Hospitality Action. The highly anticipated return of the Cotswold Cycle Challenge marked a triumphant comeback after a five-year hiatus. The event, hosted by Calcot & Spa, brought together riders from every corner of the …

Ellers Farm Distillery has announced a new on-trade listing score: its award-winning hero spirit Dutch Barn Orchard Vodka is available for drinkers to enjoy across The Alchemist bars nationwide now.  Following a major investment by Ricky Gervais in November 2023, which saw the self-described ‘comedy god’ become Co-Owner of Ellers Farm, Dutch Barn Orchard Vodka will now be available nationwide …