Scottish Gin Awards

Scottish Gin Awards – Preview for tonight

First Scottish Gin Awards Finalists The first annual Scottish Gin Awards takes place tonight with 28 producers and 56 gins progressing to finalist stage in the new national competition. The awards, sponsored by The Scottish Gin Society, cover both taste and business performance and were judged earlier this year by an experienced judging panel consisting

Edinburgh cocktail week

Drinks News: Edinburgh Cocktail Weekend reveal cocktails 🍸

Edinburgh Cocktail Weekend Reveals 50 Signature Cocktails Edinburgh Cocktail Weekend has revealed 50 specially designed signature cocktails for their inaugural event, Friday 6th - Sunday 8th October. Cocktail enthusiasts can look forward to a weekend of sipping and socialising their way around the city with a cocktail line-up featuring everything from a Willy Wonka inspired

Vronis cocktail unicorn mess

Drink: Cheer up hump day with a Unicorn Cocktail

Normally a venue for wine and champers,  Vronis on West Nile Street in Glasgow has put together a cocktail that will surely cheer up anyone's Wednesday. Unicorn Mess (would that not be a pile of skittles?) is available at Vronis as their Cocktail of the week, so get in quick if you like the sound of

Beer makes glasgow beer festival

Drinks Event Preview: Beer Makes Glasgow

Brewery list and some of the brews for Beer Makes Glasgow All Scottish breweries, all weekend, this weekend! 🍻🍻 Beer List - Up Front Brewing 1) Ishmael - IPA. Bitter, floral, piney, resinous, fruity and dank with a clean and crisp malt backbone. 2) Ahab - American Stout with roasted chocolate and coffee malt notes, balanced

Glengoyne whisky tasting online

Drink Event: Live tasting with Glengoyne tonight!

Tune in from home to take part Glengoyne whisky are holding a live tasting online at 19:00 BST and you can watch it on the Glengoyne website or Facebook Live and take part, just like we will! Take part using the hashtag  #GGNLive17.  Questions can be left in their Facebook feed, which they will try

Brewhemia Voucher Competition

Competition: WIN £100 to spend at Brewhemia!

Foodie Explorers  have teamed up with Brewhemia to offer you the chance to WIN £100 of Vouchers! The fabulous new Brewhemia – Beer Palace, Kitchen, Caffè and Prosecco Bar in Market Street, Edinburgh is the place to be this Edinburgh Festival.  With £2 million pounds spent,  Brewhemia, looks stunning and you could be there for

CAMRA GBBF Great British beer festival

Drinks news: First Winter Great British Beer Festival launched!

Introducing the Great British Beer Festival Winter Visitors to this year’s Great British Beer Festival don’t need to wait another 12 months for their next great beer festival as CAMRA prepares to launch the very first Great British Beer Festival Winter in 2018. The Winter festival will run from the 20th-24th of February in the

Smirnoff choose love

Drinks News: Smirnoff Celebrate Pride with Limited Edition Bottles

Smirnoff #chooselove limited edition bottles Smirnoff is celebrating Pride 2017 with a limited bottle design, featuring illustrations by Rob Bailey and a bespoke Snapchat Pride Lens To mark this Pride season, Smirnoff spread the spirit of love with the launch of a limited edition #chooselove bottle, featuring six exclusive illustrations by British artist Rob Bailey

edinburgh gin new bottle design

Drinks News: New Look for Edinburgh Gin Liqueurs

Edinburgh Gin’s popular fruit gin liqueurs are to move into a new bespoke bottle design Edinburgh Gin has unveiled a new look for their popular fruit gin liqueurs.  The four fruit gin liqueurs including Raspberry Liqueur, Elderflower Liqueur, Plum and Vanilla Liqueur, and Rhubarb and Ginger Liqueur. Neil Boyd, Commercial Director for Ian Macleod Distillers, welcomed the new look: "With our fruit gin liqueurs now sitting shoulder-to-shoulder with our London Dry

CAMRA GBBF Great British beer festival

Drinks news: Great British Beer Festival Preview

Great British Beer Festival The Great British Beer Festival is returning to Olympia London this week . This year the Festival is celebrating its 40th anniversary, so here are some things to look out for. 40th birthday promotion ­­– To celebrate the Festival’s 40th birthday CAMRA are offering free entry to anyone who shares their