Spirits

Nine of the best gins and whiskies for Father's Day
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In Brief

Nine of the best gins and whiskies for Father's Day

Bottles for the dad who claims to have tried everything
5 Jun 2018
Journey through gin at Holborn Dining Room
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In Depth

Journey through gin at Holborn Dining Room

Kristian Smith recalls the infamous history of the classic drink as he prepares to host a weekly masterclass at London's largest gin bar
26 Sep 2017
Family Values: Inside the legacy of Cointreau
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In Depth

Family Values: Inside the legacy of Cointreau

Alfred Cointreau on why passion, creativity and equality lie at the heart of the company's heritage
22 Jun 2017
Ketel One Vodka: A family affair
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In Depth

Ketel One Vodka: A family affair

Three hundred years, eleven generations and an innovative mix of old and new give birth to a drink that challenges preconceptions
19 May 2017
Martell: Busting cognac myths
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In Depth

Martell: Busting cognac myths

At the London Mondrian hotel pop up, the French liqueur's brand ambassador Matthias Lataille shares its rich history
2 May 2017
Hepple: The new techniques in British gin making
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In Depth

Hepple: The new techniques in British gin making

Walter Riddell of Moorland Spirit Company talks about using local juniper and extracting their intense flavour with perfume-making methods
27 Mar 2017
Mix it up: Is 2017 the year of mezcal and Irish whiskey?
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In Depth

Mix it up: Is 2017 the year of mezcal and Irish whiskey?

Harvey Nichols' spirits buyer on the biggest drinks trends of 2017
14 Mar 2017

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Seedlip: A spirited alternative to alcohol
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In Depth

Seedlip: A spirited alternative to alcohol

The purveyor of this year's growing no-alcohol drinks trend is a refreshing substitute for those looking to avoid the hard stuff
12 Jan 2017
Lagavulin whisky: 200 years old, for peat's sake
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In Depth

Lagavulin whisky: 200 years old, for peat's sake

As the brand marks its bicentenary, distillery manager Georgie Crawford describes how tradition and technology meld on the island of Islay
15 Dec 2016
Italicus leads the rosolio revival
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In Depth

Italicus leads the rosolio revival

Salute! A new incarnation of the Italian aperitivo is stirring things up in bars and restaurants across London
13 Dec 2016
Cheers to the past, present and future of Cointreau
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In Depth

Cheers to the past, present and future of Cointreau

Alfred, the French family's sixth-generation scion, discusses drinking culture and the enduring appeal of the famous triple sec
17 Nov 2016
Grey Goose: Cocktails with class
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In Depth

Grey Goose: Cocktails with class

The perfect recipe to ensure planning seasonal soirees leaves you stirred but not shaken
27 Oct 2016