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George Clooney has his own sipping tequila

Savoured Not Slammed: the changing face of tequila

Put down the salt and the lemon slice. Forget about the worm at the bottom of the bottle. It's time for tequila but there's no room for shot glasses in this new wave.

George Clooney has his own sipping tequila
The Hopster Gin is a collaboration between two Cornish drinks producers

Can't decide between beer or gin? Try a hop-flavoured gin

A brewer and a distiller have joined forces to create a hop-flavoured gin.

The Hopster Gin is a collaboration between two Cornish drinks producers
The foams were developed by Albert Adria

Pimp your cocktails with "cocktail foams"

Gin, vodka and sangria "cocktail foams" are now available to help give pub drinks a gastronomic twist.

The foams were developed by Albert Adria
Britain's beer drinkers have spoken - are we In or Out?

Britain's beer drinkers have spoken - are we In or Out?

The votes are in, they've been verified and counted and Britain has decided...to remain in the UK. That's according to beer drinkers at least.

Britain's beer drinkers have spoken - are we In or Out?
Find our what brands are the People's Choice 2016

People's Choice Awards 2016

The votes have been tallied and the winners are in!

We know how hard it is to decide from the myriad of drinks out there which to stock in your pub — did you know, for example, that there are more than 300 draught lager and cider brands in the UK on-trade? The average bar only stocks seven.

So, over a snifter or three at The Inapub Inn we decided to find out what are the nation's favourite drinks brands.

Find our what brands are the People's Choice 2016
Smirnoff Fruit Cider launches in two variants

Smirnoff moves into cider

Smirnoff is entering the cider category with the launch of two fruit-flavoured vodka-spiked ciders.

Smirnoff Fruit Cider launches in two variants
Pimms has created a jelly Buckinham Palace to help celebrate the Queen's birthday

Jelly palaces and Greene Queen IPA for Queen's 90th

Three "jelly artists" have spent 200 hours creating a jelly Buckingham Palace from Pimm's and Champagne ahead of this weekend's official birthday celebrations for the queen.

Pimms has created a jelly Buckinham Palace to help celebrate the Queen's birthday
Diageo hops the #LetsCocktail will unlock more value from "casual get togethers" in pubs

Diageo helps pubs promote cocktails via social media

A new drive for its #LetsCocktail campaign from Diageo will provide publicans with photos and ideas for use in their own social media campaigns, as well as the more traditional PoS kits.

Diageo hops the #LetsCocktail will unlock more value from "casual get togethers" in pubs
Terry Venables kicked off some of the Carlsberg activity at the Famous Three Kings, Fulham

Big brewers begin countdown to the Euros

The big brewers are readying their marketing strikes ahead of the Euros, which start on June 10.

Terry Venables kicked off some of the Carlsberg activity at the Famous Three Kings, Fulham
Both Charles Wells and Fuller's have created beers to vote with

In or out in the Brexit debate? Vote with your pint

Not sure if you've heard but there's a referendum soon? If you can't wait until June 23 to find out if Britain is in or out of Europe then keep an eye on beer sales...

Both Charles Wells and Fuller's have created beers to vote with
Make the most of the European drinks brands you already stock

10 (almost) effortless drinks with a Euro twist

As part of our Euro-themed issue it would be tempting to bring you a list of Europe's most innovative and craziest drinks. In the end, however, we thought it would be much more useful if we instead came up with suggestions of European drinks you can make and serve from brands you probably already stock. Never let it be said we haven't got your back.

Make the most of the European drinks brands you already stock

Watch: Inapub visits Young's Garnish Garden

Ever thought of growing your own cocktail garnishes? Young's is doing exactly that - we went to the launch to see how. 

Motörhead launches cider

Motörhead launches cider

Heavy metal band Motörhead have revealed their new beverage - Snaggletooth Cider.

Motörhead launches cider
Canned beer is popular again

Canned beer comeback

Let's hop in a time machine and go back to a pub in 2010. Cans of beer are conspicuous by their absence — they are usually the preserve of those quaffing merrily in the park or found at a house party in discount supermarket slabs.

Canned beer is popular again
The Italian Job: crafting success with Crowdfunding

The Italian Job: crafting success with Crowdfunding

When I first met Giuseppe Verdoni, one of the owners of The Italian Job, plans to crowd-fund a second site had been live for a day.

The Italian Job: crafting success with Crowdfunding
The show's organisers promise this year's show will be the biggest to date

Cocktail, beer and wine ambassadors signed up for Imbibe Live 2016

The head bartender at the Best Bar in the World (The Artesian Bar in London), Claridges' wine expert, and a beer guru have all signed up as ambassadors of trade show Imbibe Live 2016.

The show's organisers promise this year's show will be the biggest to date
Is it time for cider to change tack?

Is it time for cider to change tack?

It's official: the cider boom is over. Statistics show volumes falling in the on-trade, down 0.4 per cent, and value up just 1.7 per cent*. This flat market is a far cry from the growth levels of four and five per cent experienced just a few years ago.

Is it time for cider to change tack?
Status Quo have launched a beer and a cider

Status Quo launch a beer - and a cider

Rockers Status Quo are following up their beery success with Piledriver (a beer made in collaboration with the Wychwood Brewery two years ago) with another beer launch – plus a new cider.

Status Quo have launched a beer and a cider
10 of the craziest hangover remedies

10 of the craziest hangover remedies

Top 10 remedies for the morning after from around the world. 

 

10 of the craziest hangover remedies
Skinny Prosecco contains half the sugar of normal Prosecco

It is now possible to buy Skinny Prosecco

Heath conscious drinkers can now buy a low calorie, low sugar Prosecco, thanks to UK drinks company Thomson & Scott.

Skinny Prosecco contains half the sugar of normal Prosecco

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