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Mrs Cuthberts gin liqueurs are launched

Mrs Cuthbert’s British Gin Liqueurs launched

The new brand is a range of classic cake flavours distilled into gin.

 

Mrs Cuthberts gin liqueurs are launched
The cask conundrum

The cask conundrum

This year's Cask Report found that all is not rosy for the pub staple. Here's a look at some of the findings, and what pubs can do to address them.

The cask conundrum
Heineken has resumed brewing its flagship lager in the UK.

Heineken has resumed brewing its flagship lager in the UK.

The brewer said the decision was nothing to do with Brexit but had been planned for some time as part of its global commitment to more sustainable brewing.

Heineken has resumed brewing its flagship lager in the UK.
An Old Mout app has raised £20,000 to help save the kiwi bird

An Old Mout app has raised £20,000 to help save the kiwi bird

Brand-owner Heineken partnered with Mitchells & Butlers to launch the app in May, which has since been downloaded by over 34,000 players and been played over 500,000 times.

An Old Mout app has raised £20,000 to help save the kiwi bird
Pornstar Martini isn the UK's number one cocktail

The Porn Star Martini is now officially the UK’s favourite cocktail

Bye bye Mojitos! The vanilla and passionfruit Pornstar Martini (also known as a passionfruit martini) has taken over as the number one selling cocktail in UK pubs and bars, according to CGA data.

Pornstar Martini isn the UK's number one cocktail
Coca-Cola Christmas Truck Tour 2018

It’s the Coca-Cola truck tour - it must be Christmas!

The Coca-Cola Christmas truck tour kicks off today (Friday November 9), so Christmas has officially begun.

Coca-Cola Christmas Truck Tour 2018
Take a look at CAMRA's Pub of the Year finalists

Take a look at CAMRA's Pub of the Year finalists

The final four pubs in CAMRA's annual Pub of the Year competition have been revealed.

Here's the lowdown.

 

Take a look at CAMRA's Pub of the Year finalists
WKD Cocktail baubles

WKD cocktail baubles hit pubs in time for Christmas

From tree-tops to bar-tops these baubles are designed for sharing cocktails.

WKD Cocktail baubles
Heineken is putting 6m behind Heineken 0.0 this year

Why aren't pubs doing enough around low and no alcohol drinks?

It's no surprise that the "alcohol alternative" or "zero proof" sector is currently the most dynamic in the drinks trade: Half of people now moderate their alcohol intake; as few as one in 50 young adults describe themselves as a frequent drinker, and more than a million extra people have chosen to abstain from alcohol entirely in the last four years (all figures Ipsos).

Heineken is putting 6m behind Heineken 0.0 this year
Are you Freddie for a pint of Beerhemian Rhapsody?

Are you Freddie for a pint of Beerhemian Rhapsody?

A brewery is marking the release of the new Queen film, Bohemian Rhapsody, with a re-release of its own.

Are you Freddie for a pint of Beerhemian Rhapsody?
Jane Peyton becomes Britain's first Pommelier (cider sommelier)

Britain gets its first Pommelier (cider sommelier)

Drinks writer and educator Jane Peyton has become the UK's first accredited cider sommelier.

Jane Peyton becomes Britain's first Pommelier (cider sommelier)
Brits have their first Christmas drinks at 11.45am

Brits get into Christmas drinking at 11.54am Christmas Day

With Halloween now over it's time to talk about Christmas, right?

Brits have their first Christmas drinks at 11.45am
This Halloween should be fang-tastic for licensees

Halloween in numbers

Heineken's Green Paper report this year revealed these fascinating facts about Halloween in pubs and bars.

This Halloween should be fang-tastic for licensees
David Beckham's latest campaign for Haig Club

Latest David Beckham campaign for Haig Club revealed

Building on the Make Your Own Rules campaign launched last year the new ads challenge common myths about Scotch whisky.

David Beckham's latest campaign for Haig Club
SIBA encourages Chancellor to consider beer in Budget

SIBA encourages Chancellor to consider beer in Budget

The Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) has urged the Chancellor today to consider people who brew, serve and enjoy the beer when he delivers his Budget this afternoon.

 

 

SIBA encourages Chancellor to consider beer in Budget
Essex to get its first alcohol-free 'abstinence' bar

Essex to get its first alcohol-free 'abstinence' bar

An alcohol-free bar opening in Chelmsford, Essex, will be the first of its kind in the county, its owner claims.

Essex to get its first alcohol-free 'abstinence' bar
Brockmans launches 'Black Book' of cocktails

Brockmans launches 'Black Book' of cocktails

A new cocktail book has been launched by the gin brand in a limited print run.

Brockmans launches 'Black Book' of cocktails
Opinion: trade must lead drink allergen conversation

Opinion: trade must lead drink allergen conversation

Mike Edmunds, managing director of software supplier Trade Interchange, discusses the importance of effectively managing allergen information within drink supply chains.

 

 

Opinion: trade must lead drink allergen conversation
Tetley's launches first bottled beers in four years

Tetley's launches first bottled beers in four years

Leeds-based brewery Joshua Tetley & Son is launching its first range of bottled ales in four years.

Tetley's launches first bottled beers in four years
Boozy late summer sees pub sector growth

Boozy late summer sees pub sector growth

Pubs have continued to see unexpected growth in sales following sunny weather in September, new figures have shown.

Boozy late summer sees pub sector growth

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