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Chivas welcomes top bartender, Rhys Willson, to the team

Chivas welcomes top bartender, Rhys Willson, to the team

Bartender, whisky aficionado, and UK winner of the 2017 Chivas Masters Cocktail Competition, Rhys Wilson, has joined Chivas as Global Brand Ambassador. Rhys steps in to a leading role where he will share his passion for Scotch whisky on the global stage and bring to […]

Original Sin’s Thomas Loosli Takes Home Top Prize at Ketel One Vodka Copper to Canvas Cocktail Competition

Original Sin’s Thomas Loosli Takes Home Top Prize at Ketel One Vodka Copper to Canvas Cocktail Competition

Diageo Reserve’s premium vodka brand Ketel One Vodka has crowned Thomas Loosli from Original Sin as the winner of the Copper to Canvas cocktail competition. Ketel One Vodka, a founding partner of Sarabande: The Lee Alexander McQueen Foundation, challenged seven bartenders to create a cocktail […]

ARRON GRENDON PROVIDES A MASTERCLASS IN TEAM SPIRIT TO RECEIVE THE 2018 CHIVAS MASTERS CROWN

ARRON GRENDON PROVIDES A MASTERCLASS IN TEAM SPIRIT TO RECEIVE THE 2018 CHIVAS MASTERS CROWN

Chivas Regal has crowned Arron Grendon from Tropic City in Bangkok, Thailand, the 2018 Chivas Masters Global Champion. The five-day final returned to Chivas’ roots at the Strathisla distillery in Speyside, the home of Chivas, before culminating at Oval Space in London, where Arron demonstrated […]

CHIVAS BRINGS TOGETHER WORLD’S TOP BARTENDING COMMUNITY FOR  THE CHIVAS MASTERS GLOBAL FINAL IN LONDON

CHIVAS BRINGS TOGETHER WORLD’S TOP BARTENDING COMMUNITY FOR THE CHIVAS MASTERS GLOBAL FINAL IN LONDON

Chivas Regal, the world’s first luxury whisky, has revealed the 21 national winners heading to the United Kingdom to compete to be crowned Chivas Masters Global Champion 2018. For the first time, the Chivas Masters Global Final (taking place from 24th-28th June) will return to […]

Summertime Cocktails in London 2018!

Summertime Cocktails in London 2018!

Last year this time, I was sipping Pomadas in a cave overlooking the Mediterranean on Menorca. This year, it was the Aperol Spritz overlooking the Grand Canal in Venice. No matter how glorious that sounds, I get just as excited for the bars in London […]

CHIVAS REGAL UNVEILS FRESH NEW LOOK FOR CHIVAS 18

CHIVAS REGAL UNVEILS FRESH NEW LOOK FOR CHIVAS 18

Chivas Regal, one of the world’s most iconic blended Scotch whiskies, has announced a new global campaign in celebration of the dedication, skill and time it takes to craft its award-winning Chivas 18. Still expertly blended to the original recipe developed by Colin Scott, Custodian […]

NOMINATE LUSH LIFE PODCAST FOR A SPIRITED AWARD

NOMINATE LUSH LIFE PODCAST FOR A SPIRITED AWARD

Fans of Lush Life Podcast! Tales of the Cocktail have opened their Spirited Awards’ Nominations for 2018 and it would be an honor to see Lush Life Podcast nominated for the Best Broadcast, Podcast or Online Video Series 2018. “Founded in 2002, Tales of the Cocktail has grown from […]

An evening with Roe & Co

An evening with Roe & Co

Diageo Reserve’s premium Irish whiskey, Roe & Co held its second bartender lock-in session and I was invited to attend at Nuala, London. Have Whisky, Will Travel! I interviewed Peter O’Connor, Roe & Co European Brand Ambassador for Lush Life Podcast. I got to sample […]

CIROC PARTNERS WITH ZUMA TO CREATE EXCLUSIVE COCKTAIL MENU

CIROC PARTNERS WITH ZUMA TO CREATE EXCLUSIVE COCKTAIL MENU

Last night I ran over to Zuma London in Knightsbridge to try a few Cîroc cocktails from the exclusive, limited edition cocktail menu that is in collaboration with Bar Manager, Pawel Rolka. The menu coincides with a beautiful Cherry Blossom installation to welcome the new season – […]

Summer is almost here – Skylight opens at Tobacco Dock

Summer is almost here – Skylight opens at Tobacco Dock

Skylight at Tobacco Dock will be kicking off another spectacular sun-filled season on 3rd May 2018. Skylight became one of London’s most popular and imaginative rooftop destinations after its smashing launch in 2017 and is now a firm fixture on any summer hotlist. This year […]