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Monthly Archives: November, 2015

VODKA AND GIN ARE BETTER THAN BRANDY BECAUSE? WATCH FOR THE REVIVAL OF BRANDY

In the USA they have a movie called “Dumb and Dumber”, but they also have a situation which is best described as “Dumb and Dumber”. The craze for Vodka has made … Continue reading

November 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

DIAGEO IS LEADING INNOVATION WITH IDEAS SUCH AS THE INCUBATOR DISTILL VENTURES

It is very difficult when you are a start-up which is ahead of the curve. It is very difficult for many reasons but one which is that you see and … Continue reading

November 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

THE 5 TENANTS OF PREMIUMISATION THROUGH THE TRAVEL RETAIL CHANNELS

In an excellent post from The Drinks Report, we learn that ‘driving luxury, exclusivity and premiumisation’ is not just about having great products in a great pack, it is also … Continue reading

November 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

JAPANESE SINGLE MALT WHISKY WENT FROM NOTHING MUCH TO STARDOM IN LESS THAN 10 YEARS

I am always fascinated and often inspired by unique situations and stories… You need to make beer before you make whisky (sort of!) and it makes sense that Japanese make … Continue reading

November 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

BEER MADE WITH SAUVIGNON BLANC GRAPES IN BORDEAUX

A Bordeaux winemaker is using its sauvignon blanc grapes to craft beers. Château Verdus in the Entre-deux-Mers region of Bordeaux might not be the first name that comes to your mind … Continue reading

November 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

GRAND MANIER LAUNCHES ITS 13th CORDON ROUGE EDITION NAMED LE CAFE PARISIEN

Grand Marnier unveils latest bottle design. Grand Marnier Cordon Rouge has unveiledits 13th limited edition bottle design – Le Café Parisien. The Parisian café scene has seduced the world for … Continue reading

November 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

MARTELL LAUNCHES THE NEW CORDON BLEU DESIGN WITH AN XO STATEMENT

As part of its 300th anniversary Martell is re-designing its iconic Cordon Bleu cognac. The new design reflects the luxury nature of the product, besides maintaining the existing strengths of the … Continue reading

November 3, 2015 · Leave a comment