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Orange drinks are set to be as popular as pink drinks this summer

Is orange set to be the new pink?

Pink drinks are currently booming in the UK but some are pointing to an orange take-over this summer.

Orange drinks are set to be as popular as pink drinks this summer
Marstons On-Trade Beer Report 2019

70 per cent of cask ale drinkers have been served off or stale beer

A whopping 40 per cent of those served bad quality beer go on to avoid the pub they were served it in and 33% subsequently steer clear of the brand.

Marstons On-Trade Beer Report 2019
Lyre's no-alcohol spirits launched

Espresso martini without the hangover?

A new range of non-alcoholic spirits and liqueurs that will enable bartenders to recreate popular cocktails in alcohol-free versions was launched today (July 1).

Lyre's no-alcohol spirits launched
Research shows punters are spending more on a night out

Research shows punters are spending more on a night out

The average amount punters are spending on a night out is up 18.8 per cent on last year to £70.56, research has shown.

Research shows punters are spending more on a night out
9 million of us enjoy cocktails in pubs

9 million of us enjoy cocktails in pubs

Cocktails are becoming one of Britain's fastest growing drinks categories within spirits, according to new research.

9 million of us enjoy cocktails in pubs
Strongbow has been reformuated with no artificial sweeteners, colours or flavours

Strongbow has been reformulated

Strongbow will now be made with no artificial sweeteners, colours or flavours - but don't panic, it still tastes the same says brand owner Heineken.

Strongbow has been reformuated with no artificial sweeteners, colours or flavours
Heineken announces plans to add nutritional information to its cider

Heineken announces plans to add nutritional information to its cider

Heineken has announced plans to add calorie and nutritional information labelling to all its cider packaging in a bid to enable consumers to easily find ingredients and calorie content of their drinks.

Heineken announces plans to add nutritional information to its cider
New Rosé cider is added to the Magners range

New Rosé cider is added to the Magners range

Magners Irish Cider has introduced a new version of its cider called Magners Rosé.

New Rosé cider is added to the Magners range
Campaign bids to draw people together in the Great British Pub

Campaign bids to draw people together in the Great British Pub

A campaign has been launched in a bid to bring people together and reignite their passion for the Great British Pub.

Campaign bids to draw people together in the Great British Pub
CAMRA has revamped its voucher scheme

CAMRA revamps its voucher scheme beyond Wetherspoons

The organisation is urging more independent pubs to get involved in the relaunched scheme.

CAMRA has revamped its voucher scheme
Craft beer is more popular than mainstream beer

Craft beer is more popular than mainstream beer

More and more of us are drinking craft beer, according to a new survey.

Craft beer is more popular than mainstream beer
Highclere Castle launches Downton Abbey gin

"Downton Abbey" gin launched

Highclere Castle, which was used in the Downton Abbey TV show and soon to be film, now has its own gin.

Highclere Castle launches Downton Abbey gin
Women's World Cup could provide a big boost for pubs

Women's World Cup could provide a big boost for pubs

An extra three million pints could be consumed during the Women's World Cup should the Lionesses reach the final.

Women's World Cup could provide a big boost for pubs
New look for Spitfire ale

Spitfire gets a spit and polish

Brewer Shepherd Neame has unveiled a "dynamic" new look for the brand.

New look for Spitfire ale
CAMRA to allow keg beer at GBBF for the first time

CAMRA to allow keg beer at GBBF for the first time

The organisation will allow "live craft keg" beers at the Great British Beer Festival this summer for the first time in the event's 42-year history.

CAMRA to allow keg beer at GBBF for the first time
BrewDog launches Honest To Dog

BrewDog turning its venues into "honesty bars" next month

The brewer will allow customers to decide how much they want to pay for beer and food between 3 and 9 June.

BrewDog launches Honest To Dog
Beer Day Britain 2019

Beer Day Britain set to be a boost for pubs across the country

Pubs are being urged to celebrate the country's favourite drink as Beer Day Britain makes its return.

 

Beer Day Britain 2019
Heineken ranging advice for beer and cider in football pubs

Get the right formation for your drinks range ahead of the FA Cup Weekend

It's important that pub and bar managers consider the line-up of brands on the bar, just like football managers select their players for the pitch, says Heineken UK.

Heineken ranging advice for beer and cider in football pubs
The cocktail market has grown 9.5% year on year

UK cocktail market in double digit growth (nearly)

The value of the cocktail market has grown by 9.5 per cent in just a year, with nine million people now drinking cocktails on a night out.

The cocktail market has grown 9.5% year on year
Hayman's Gin unveils new glasses to create the perfect drink

Hayman's Gin unveils new glasses to create the perfect drink

Forget the trend for oversized Copa glasses. Hayman's Gin has unveiled new glassware they say provides the perfect ratio of gin and tonic - one part gin to two parts tonic.

Hayman's Gin unveils new glasses to create the perfect drink

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