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Personalised corporate gifts

Skinner’s Brewery has collaborated with heating solutions experts Blue Flame to set a new bar in corporate gifting, crafting 80 cases of personalised beer ‘Brew Flame’ exclusively for the Penryn-based company. Following the successful collaboration, Skinner’s is now offering a personalised beer service to companies searching for unique corporate gifts, as well as pubs, bars […]

Gin school’s lofty ambitions

An award-winning gin distiller, whose business started in his kitchen three years ago, is joining forces with the hotelier who became his first customer; together they are planning to launch a new gin school that will open its door on 4 February 2022. The Castle Gin School will be based in what was a derelict 17th […]

New England IPA launched

New England IPA (NEIPA) is the first beer of the new Small Batch Series from Hall & Woodhouse, an independent family of brewers dating back to the 1770s. The Small Batch Series will offer contemporary and adventurous beers, complementing Hall & Woodhouse’s successful Badger Beers brand. NEIPA is an unfiltered 5.5% ABV beer with notes of […]

Crowdfunder launches

Naturalis Distileri is a small distillery in West Wales that took the plunge to produce gin from raw ingredients. They are based on what was an abandoned industrial site in the Welsh hills, which is now full of new, growing businesses that are launching in an area that hasn’t witnessed such growth and investment for […]

The end of restrictions?

According to a recent poll, published by the Morning Advertiser, 56% of all hospitality operators are not confident that COVID-19 restrictions will be fully lifted on 19 July. Whatever happens on 19 July, it is doubtful that the country will be back operating in pre-pandemic conditions; some elements of social distancing and face coverings are […]

New look for The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden Distillery, based near Edinburgh on the edge of the Pentland Hills Regional Park, has unveiled a striking new brand identity. The company’s innovative new packaging design reinforces their ‘Rooted in Nature’ ethos and their sustainability credentials. In May 2021 that the company completed a successful rebranding programme and announced their new managing director, […]

Supporting IDE 2021

We are delighted to have partnered with the organisers of the International Drink Expo (IDE), which will take place on ExCel London on 9 & 10 November 2021.  We will be helping to promote this event, which is being billed as: “the ultimate drinks event, connecting hospitality professionals with the innovations to boost their ROI, […]

Isle of Harris Gin goes west

Isle of Harris Distillery, a boutique distillery founded in 2015 on the Isle of Harris, situated in the Outer Hebrides off Scotland’s far north-western coast has partnered with MISA Imports, a US wine and spirits import company based in Dallas, Texas. The multi-award-winning Isle of Harris Gin is known for its use of sugar kelp […]

American Brewery in London

Although the closure of the hospitality sector has hit the brewing industry, one American is determined to make his mark on the capital’s vibrant craft beer scene. Rich White moved to London from Syracuse, New York, in 2013, where he spent five years producing award-winning beers as head brewer for London Brewing Co. In 2019 he […]

Rowing for charity

Scilly Spirit Distillery has agreed to sponsor the “Emergensea Duo’s” Row Across The Atlantic Ocean, which will take place on 12 December 2021 The “Emergensea Duo” is husband and wife team, Adam and Charlie, both A&E doctors who will be hanging up their scrubs to take on the Atlantic, which will see them rowing for […]