The week in pictures

What a week it’s been with Justin Timberlake shaking things up behind the bar, Carnival teaching us how to party in Trinidad and cocktails flowing at Callooh Callay

Influential spirits industry couples

We pinned down some of the most celebrated couples in the spirits industry to get their take on the trials and tribulations of working with a romantic partner

Oblix inspired by America for new cocktails

Oblix, the sky-high London bar that sits on the 32nd floor of the Shard, has launched a new cocktail menu inspired by the history, geography, politics and fiction of the US

Top 10 Valentine’s Day cocktails in London

If you’re loved-up and live in London, why not celebrate Valentine’s Day with one of these cupid-approved cocktails?

The fastest growing spirits in the US

For both established and fledgling brands, the US is the Holy Grail of all spirits markets. But which categories experienced the most rapid success in the country last year?

Top 10 most investible Scotch brands 2015

Liquid from silent distilleries makes up seven of the 10 most investible Scotch whisky brands, according to RW101’s latest Investors’ Index for 2015

The week in pictures

In just one week we’ve crammed in barrel-aged cocktails at Big Easy, delectable dinners with Oban Scotch whisky and a Japanese cocktail and food pairing feast

Top 10 best value for money Tequilas

As a new wave of agave aficionados express interest in the category, producers seek to win consumers’ hearts and palates through high-end expressions, sleek packaging and celebrity backing

Hottest bar openings in January 2016

A drinking den inspired by France’s iconic queen Marie Antoinette, an adult-themed speakeasy and a medicinal mixology project all launched last month

Top 10 spirits marketing campaigns in January 2016

In this latest batch of spirits industry marketing campaigns, Hollywood actress Mila Kunis makes another appearance at the Jim Beam Distillery as Rémy Martin enhances its own star-studded platform

Top 10 spirit launches in January 2016

The New Year kicked off with the launch of a highly anticipated Japanese whisky, Nordic bitters and a “really, really ridiculously good looking” vodka bottle

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Famed bartender Ryan Chetiyawardana delves into Lagavulin’s archives to create a cocktail in celebration of Scotch whisky and poet Robert Burns

The Savoy’s famous American Bar has released a short silent film to celebrate the launch of The London Menu

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