Top 10 most read spirits stories of 2016

9th January, 2017 by Annie Hayes - This article is over multiple pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Bacon-infused vodka, a rooftop nudist bar and the launch of a certain “bartender collective” – these are the top 10 most read stories on thespiritsbusiness.com that got tongues wagging in 2016.

newspapersFrom the eccentric to the essential, we at The Spirits Business aim to keep our readers up-to-date with the latest spirits industry news.

Broadly speaking, 2016 was certainly a whirlwind of a year – but which stories within the spirits sphere grabbed the most attention?

Environmental campaigns, public booze bans and historical milestones lie in the pages ahead, as well as lighter pieces on curious releases and fashion collaborations.

Click through the following pages to discover the top 10 most read stories on thespiritsbusiness.com in 2016.

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