Avallen Calvados

Healthy Hospo founder Tim Etherington-Judge and wine and spirits specialist Stephanie Jordon have partnered to launch a new calvados brand called Avallen. Born out of a shared passion for traditional spirits and sustainable products, Avallen Calvados has been created to “reignite” the calvados category, while having a positive impact on the world’s wild bee population. …

30&40

A six-strong calvados range hailing from Normandy called 30&40 has recently arrived in the UK. Developed by a trio of friends: Aymeric Dutheil, Vincent Béjot and Thibault Patte, 30&40 celebrates the traditions of Normandy, a region renowned for the traditional production of high-quality calvados. The brand’s six-strong range, which includes three single casks and three …

Pere Magloire calvados

Bars and restaurants across the UK are celebrating Normandy’s classic spirit with National Calvados Week. Run by Emporia Brands for leading brand Père Magloire, it features special cocktails and drinks menus, food pairing dinners, tastings and other events. It runs from today (October 16) until Sunday, October 22, and involves leading bars such as Bramble, …

The Apple Cart La Petite Mort Edinburgh Pere Magloire calvados

Bars and restaurants across the UK will be celebrating France’s apple-based spirit with National Calvados Week this month. Now in its third year, the programme will feature tastings, masterclasses, special cocktails, food and drink pairings and other events from October 17 to 23. It is sponsored by Père Magloire, a leading calvados brand distributed in …

cocktails calvados boulard - VSOP

New cocktail recipes are being promoted for Calvados Boulard as part of the brand’s efforts to reach a wider range of consumers in the UK. The calvados producer, which dates back to 1825, has developed “apple twists” on three classics, an Old Fashioned, a Manhattan and a Mojito, which it hopes will be added to …