The best April Fools’ Day spirits ‘news’

1st April, 2019 by Nicola Carruthers

From a gin containing crocodile tears to an emoji of a famous whisky writer, we present the funniest April Fools’ Day spirits ‘news’.

Can you guess which whisky writer has been turned into an emoji?

Can you guess which whisky writer has been turned into an emoji?

As we approach 1 April, press releases that enter our inboxes are met with a cautious eye, particularly when the embargo is on April Fools’ Day.

This year, the spirits industry was as creative as ever, tapping into trends such as pink drinks and cannabis with amusing wordplay and inventive imagery.

From gin-infused tablets to a glitter-secured whiskey, some of the stories we’ve come across in the past week have been too good to be true.

Click through the following pages to read about some of the creative pranks dreamt up by spirits brands this April Fools’ Day.

If you think we have neglected to mention any, let us know in the comments section below.

One Response to “The best April Fools’ Day spirits ‘news’”

  1. Check out Fireball’s new Dragon’s Breath

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