While it’s one of the most popular spirits in the world, Tequila is a dark horse when it comes to its background. Aside from its homeland being Mexico, many of us don’t know much …

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A short history of Gin and its origins

Though wine may have several dozen centuries on it, gin has perhaps the most fascinating history of our favourite drinks. From medicinal use in the 1…

7 Whisky-tasting tips all Whisky connoisseurs know

The wide world of Whisky is far more intimidating than it needs to be. It doesn’t help that stories of people being tossed out of Irish bars for aski…

What makes an award-winning spirit?

As the winners in the spirits category of the Vintage Cellars Best Of Awards prove, distilling spirits is a fine art, and one which may not reward fo…

A Luxurious Spirit to Impress Dinner Guests

The right spirit selection can make for a truly memorable evening, we show you how with this premium New Zealand Vodka.

Adventures in Rum Appreciation

A handy guide for rum beginners with an introduction to the history of rum, what it tastes like, and how to host your very own home rum tasting.

A Short Guide on Rum

Learn the Rum basics – how it’s made, the differences between Rum varieties and more.

These boutique spirits will make your Christmas drinks top shelf

The holiday season is the time to indulge and everyone has their favourite culinary tradition. Whether you’re looking forward to slicing the ham, car…

Sweet as Brandy: Cognac and Armagnac

To look at a bottle of these two iconic eaux de vie, it is hard to tell them apart. Both are varying shades of mahogany and have oddly similar soundi…

Drinks Dads Love

Fill your cupboards with these delectable drinks that will quench the thirst of the most discerning of dads.