Experts predict 2015 cocktail trends

10th December, 2014 by admin

Itching to know what the newest cocktail craze will be in the next 12 months? Tyler Wetherall asks some industry experts for their enlightened predictions

cocktail-trends-2015

Followers of fashion: Stay trendy with the experts’ predictions of which cocktail crazes will be big in 2015. Photo courtesy of Kelly Puleio from The Art of the Shim

In 2014, we’ve seen the craft movement come to compete with the big brands; we’ve all had our head in a punch bowl at some point during the year; and we’ve continued to drink gin, and more gin, and then some.

Many of next year’s trends seem predicated on a growing consumer concern about what they want to put into their bodies, from demanding transparency in the distillation process to turning the volume down on their cocktail of choice, opting for a low proof aperitif for both health and practicality reasons.

Speaking to a panel of experts from bartenders and brand ambassadors to discerning drinkers, we’ve collated their tips on next year’s big bar trends.

Click through the following pages to discover the cocktail trends for 2015. Think we’ve missed one? Have your own predictions? Let us know by leaving a comment below.

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