Ten of the world’s most expensive Cognacs

Cognac is a spirit category commonly associated with ostentatious elegance and wealth – but which are the most expensive bottles in the world?

Top 10 Tequilas for National Tequila Day

We make the process of buying a bottle to celebrate National Tequila Day tomorrow a little less daunting by rounding up the top 10 Tequilas recognised at our Tequila Masters 2014

Highlights from Tales of the Cocktail

Tales of the Cocktail is over for another year, but the memories of flash mobs, llamas and crooning cocktail legends will certainly stick around for some time yet

Top 10 high volume cocktail bars

While current trends suggest small boutique bars are dominating the cocktail scene, there are a few amazing high volume cocktail bars out there providing drinkable delights en masse

The week in pictures

This week we bring you pie throwing, botanical foraging, distillery trips and a sneak preview of a certain cocktail show in New Orleans, in our roundup of the industry in pictures

The world’s 10 best-selling spirits brands

While global spirits sales slowed in 2013, there were a few industry giants which managed to swipe positions as one of the world’s best-selling spirits brands

Top 10 coolest high-tech bar gadgets

The rise of molecular mixology means that bartenders are making use of increasingly scientific methods, as this list of the top 10 coolest high-tech bar gadgets shows

The world’s 10 best-selling rum brands

While the rum category experienced a less than thrilling year in 2013, there were some best-selling brands that managed to cling onto their market share

Top 5 best bars in… Sydney

From the seemingly endless small bar craze to the success of boutique breweries and little late night clubs, BarChick finds Sydney is downsizing its bar scene in order to upgrade

William Grant’s top UK spirits trends

The UK spirits market grew 4.5% to £9.1bn in the last year, driven by sales in the on-trade, although British consumers are still displaying recessionary habits, a report by William Grant & Sons reveals

The week in pictures

From sporting heroes and celebrity sightings to pop-up bars and distillery tours, it’s been busy and varied week for the spirits industry as our weekly round-up shows

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A bartender set a guest’s face on fire after a drink called the Flaming Lamborghini was served horribly wrong

British actor Jude Law is to star in a new short film promoting Diageo’s Johnnie Walker Blue Label, entitled The Gentlemen’s Wager

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