What’s on this weekend

From quizzes to cocktail masterclasses, the drinks industry isn’t letting self-isolation stand in the way of its ability to have a good time. Here, we round up this weekend’s online events that are not to be missed

Jim Beveridge on pushing the boundaries of flavour

Dr Jim Beveridge oversees liquid quality and innovation at the world’s largest Scotch whisky brand, Johnnie Walker, which turns 200 this year. He tells The Spirits Business how his desire to experiment with endless flavour combinations is undiminished

Top 10 spirits marketing moves in March 2020

Last month’s most notable marketing campaigns included Haig Club’s partnership with David Beckham‐backed football team Inter Miami CF, and female-focused initiatives from mixer brands Double Dutch and Fentimans

Top 10 spirits launches in March 2020

A new Johnnie Walker bottling to celebrate women, Martini’s non-alcoholic aperitivos and a Dewar’s whisky finished in mezcal casks were among the best products unveiled last month

Glenfarclas: a brand history

Glenfarclas has always done things its own way. While rivals have been snapped up over the years, the Speyside distillery believes that being independent and family-owned is why it is still going strong

Cocktail stories: Singapore Sling

The Long Bar at Raffles Singapore is renowned for creating the Singapore Sling, so when renovations were announced, the cocktail was refreshed too

Digital workshops to inform and entertain during self-isolation

As bartenders and drinkers are told to stay at home, the industry has responded with a host of digital workshops and classes to keep people entertained. Here, we list 10 online offerings to improve your time inside

A drink with… Brendan Buckley, Irish Distillers

The international marketing director talks about building the world’s leading Irish whiskey brand, personal passion projects and preparing for the future

Top subscription services for cocktail fans

For drinkers looking to craft cocktails at home, there is a variety of delivery services offering high-quality ingredients and easy-to-make recipes. Here, we present some of the best do-it-yourself subscription boxes for budding mixologists

Unmissable spirits books for spring 2020

As consumers stay at home during the pandemic, there’s plenty of time to brush up on your spirits knowledge and expand your cocktail-making skills. Here, we present 10 drinks tomes to add to your bookshelves

Top subscription services for spirits lovers

As drinkers are told to stay indoors across the globe, consumers can still get their spirits fix without stepping out of the house. To help you choose, we present some of the best subscription services offering exclusive and value-for-money bottlings

Corallo on bringing Italian hospitality to Artesian

He worked in his parents’ nightclub when he was 12, but now Marco Corallo is leading one of the world’s best bars. SB speaks to the bartender on his mission to bring creativity and Italian hospitality to London’s Artesian

Home-delivered cocktails from the world’s best bars

As bars across the globe are forced to close, we highlight the on-trade venues delivering drinks to your door so you can enjoy world-class cocktails from the safety of self-isolation

Spirits Business TV

Ahead of Valentine’s Day tomorrow, Kraken rum has partnered with punk poet John Cooper Clarke to offer fans the chance to win “the blackest bottle of rum”

Irish whiskey brand Tullamore Dew has launched a new advert in the US as part of its global campaign, The Beauty of Blend

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