Amaro Montenegro, Italy’s #1 Premium Amaro,  has announced the launch of The Vero Bartender, its annual cocktail competition that invites bartenders from around the world to showcase their talent in synergy with the brand with the opportunity to win €6,000 to enrich their career. Applications are now open and accepted via The Vero Bartender website …

Spirit Lab’s owner and Director, Emanuele Mancini, opens up about their role in the hospitality industry and what makes them stand out amongst the numerous training schools in the UK. 1. Tell me a little bit about Spirit Lab. “We focus on high-quality training for five-star establishments. After Brexit – and COVID – we have …

MyTent is here to help you understand how bespoke stretch tents operate as chic outdoor solutions for your pub garden, rooftop or outdoor space this season. “A stretch tent is an investment that will undoubtedly pay off in the long run.” Watergate Yard Pub As the hospitality industry prepares to step into summer, we’ve heard …

Galaxy Bar  Dubai, UAE “It’s amazing to think that what was once a storeroom has made it into the World’s 50 Best Bars.” Galaxy Bar is a stunning venue built on innovative and cunning concepts. Natasha Sideris, Founder and CEO of Tashas Group, answered a few questions for us and explained a bit more about …

Italian owner and bartender, Francesca Gentile, puts her own touches to classic cocktail French75. We have the pleasure to introduce you to April’s New Creation: French89. “Everything blends perfectly, like magic, creating a sophisticated balance of flavours.” Francesca Gentile is the owner of Funi1898, a lovely cocktail bar located in Montecatini Terme, Tuscany. Funi1898 is …

The 2022 Nottingham Best Bar None Scheme has been launched by Nottingham Business Improvement District (BID) and licensed premises in the City Centre are being encouraged to apply.  Best Bar None is a national initiative supported by the Home Office and drinks industry that aims to improve standards in the evening and night time economy. As …

Stella Artois launches ‘Stella Please’ nationally, promoting kindness and respect towards hospitality staff. In nearly 4,000 locations across the UK, Stella Artois sales will trigger a donation to Hospitality Action up to £150,000 Stella Artois, a proud part of Budweiser Brewing Group, has today announced the national launch of ‘Stella Please’. Over the coming months, …

The results of the 2022 London Spirits Competition are out. This is a competition where spirits are judged for end consumers. Spirits are rated with three main criteria in mind: quality, value and packaging. To be a medal winner, Spirits must show a rating in all the three factors with the most weightage on quality. …

Top 10 ranked global spirit and wine company Brown-Forman has been recognised for their ethical work, being named in Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies list.An honour reserved for a select number of companies, the recognition showcases Brown-Forman’s commitment to advancing business integrity and their exceptional internal programmes such as Growing Remarkable and Outstanding Women (GROW) and …

We chatted to Jennifer about her thoughts on being a woman in the industry, what inspires her, and her career at Brown-Forman, one of the world’s leading global spirits and wine company.  What has been your journey to your current role?  I started out as an intern with Brown-Forman in Louisville, Kentucky when I was …