Tanduay Rum, made in the heart of the Philippines, is a multiple award-winning spirit that carries with it the true heritage and culture of East Asia. Tanduay is the best-selling rum brand for 4 consecutive year and now Emporia Brands are bringing its 160+ years of experience in rum making, distilling and aging direct to …

Sandra Brunet, Marketing Director at Campari Group UK, talks about most consumers’ favourite summer tipple: the one and only, Aperol Spritz. Sunshine and cocktails are a match made in heaven – and this summer will be no different. In addition to the spontaneous, unplanned bar terrace moments, there is a huge opportunity for bartenders to …

Rockstar Spirits’ Banana Bomb Navy Strength 57% rum was featured on ITV1s This Morning Cocktail feature in April and Venron Kay went wild for the high strength rum saying Dude that is a winner and putting the bottle into his pocket live on air saying he was going to take it to Hacienda Reunion event …

Reality TV stars and Leeds United fan favourites were among guests at the celebrity-studded launch party for a new premium UK-distilled vodka brand. Amàre has been created by Jake Chapman-Brown, Isaac Mayne and Ibiza Weekender’s Callum Alexandré Izzard. The three friends took over Playroom in Leeds, Jake and Isaac’s home city, to officially launch Amàre’s …

A new independent five times distilled vodka brand, featuring classic premium, passion fruit and strawberry flavours, is launching in time for spring/summer.  Friends Jake Chapman-Brown, Isaac Mayne and reality star Callum Alexandre Izzard have teamed up to create Amàre vodka, which is distilled in Yorkshire using the finest British ingredients. Amàre will launch exclusively in …

Dorset’s craft distillers Conker have given their multi-award-winning Cold Brew Coffee Liqueur an exciting brand refresh including an eye-catching packaging makeover ahead of the summer cocktail season.   Distributed by Love Drinks, Conker Distillery has enjoyed an emphatic rise from regional, small-batch gin start-up to a nationally recognised multi-discipline distillery and much-loved brand in just …

VIBRANT new restaurant and leisure offering Canal Turn, has appointed industry expert – Ben Hicklin – to lead its exciting and diverse events programme, bolstering its growing team with two decades of experience. Having grown up close to the new development, Ben joins the team in Nottingham as the head of events, where he’ll oversee …

HOSPITALITY heavyweight Gary Rudkin is the latest recruit to be appointed at Canal Turn – the largescale, vibrant restaurant and leisure development in Nottingham. Gary joins the growing Canal Turn team as head of operations for food, beverage and events -overseeing Canal Turn’s restaurant Cleaver and Wake, its relaxed bar and grill Binks Yard, as …

The Drinks Trust is excited to announce that attendees of The Golden Pineapples in association with VinLog will be enjoying the exclusive music act by the award-winning British singer-songwriter Sophie Ellis-Bextor. Ellis-Bextor will headline the music entertainment exclusively for our Golden Pineapples guests.  The evening will be a coming together and celebration of the UK …

The Cuban rum brand RON SANTIAGO DE CUBA™ is delighted to announce the appointment of Antonio Naranjo as the new Global Brand Ambassador. Antonio is a two-time winner of World Class Bartender of the Year (Spain and Norway). He was also the co-founder and creator of the concept of a World’s 50 Best Bars 2019, …