UK government to ban sales of plastic straws
Jack Daniel’s ups innovation with Tennessee Tasters’ line
SB Awards Lunch to recognise spirits excellence
R&B Distillers puts Borders distillery plans on hold
ELLC releases cider barrel-aged gin
Kraken fights plastic waste with new bottling
Douglas Laing includes all Scotch regions in new blend
Cognac boosts Rémy Cointreau sales once again
Bar Academy launches to train aspiring bartenders
Top 5 bars in… Bordeaux, France
Distillery recreates extinct Native Oyster reefs in the Dornoch Firth, an environmental first – Scotch Whisky News
Malt Messenger No. 90 by Andrew Ferguson – Whisky Season is Upon Us! – Whisky News
The Whisky Lounge – Blind Islay Whisky Tasting – Scotch Whisky News
Milroys Women’s Whisky Night – Scotch Whisky News
It’s the revival of Revival! ~ At Loch Fyne Whiskies – Scotch Whisky News
OLD PULTENEY AND ANCNOC WHISKY TASTING – THURSDAY 22ND NOVEMBER 2018 – Scotch Whisky News
Paul John Whisky with Shilton, the man with the drams at St Andrews – Indian Whisky News
Just Whisky Auction Live – Ending Soon! – Auction Whisky News
International Beverage appoints Cara Chambers to Marketing Director Role – Scotch Whisky News
BOURBONS FROM BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY WIN TWO DOUBLE GOLD MEDALS AT THE 2018 NEW YORK WORLD WINE AND SPIRITS COMPETITION – American Whiskey News
Design your own gin and Fever-Tree Christmas crackers
TLDC launches ‘first’ London whiskey in 100 years
Mahesh Madhavan lays out vision for Bacardi’s future
Pernod renews Southern Glazer’s distribution deal
Kilbeggan unveils its first rye whiskey
Vinexpo New York confirms 2019 dates
The week in pictures
Scotch exports near £2bn in first half of 2018
Havana Club develops ‘professional’ range for bartenders
Dutch distillery releases inaugural whisky
Newlands to succeed Sands as Constellation CEO
Bowmore launches Amazon-exclusive whisky
Lidl launches unicorn-inspired Aquine gin
Vodka rapped for advocating ‘dangerous’ behaviour
Artisan Spirits moves into vermouth
The Last Drop Distillers: a brand history
Bombay Sapphire ‘revolutionises’ G&T with edible paint
Pernod Ricard’s sales soar in first quarter
Brexit: Spirits Europe calls for ‘urgent resolution’
Global Brands reports continued year-on-year growth for VK