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Liquid assets: December's latest drinks launches

By Restaurant

Christmas cocktails, mince pie hard seltzer, medicinal mushroom beer and botanical rum expressions make up some of the most interesting new drinks launches for the festive period.

Legislative loophole allows for takeaway beer sales pubs England Coronavirus lockdown

Legislative loophole allows for takeaway beer sales

By James McAllister

The Government has partially U-turned on its decision to ban pubs in England selling takeaway alcoholic drinks during the forthcoming November lockdown, legislation published yesterday (3 November) shows.

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JKS Restaurants launches Ambassador General Store

By Joe Lutrario

JKS Restaurants has launched an online store that brings together its three top-end Indian brands to offer restaurant-prepared meal boxes, alcoholic drinks and pantry items nationwide.

Wetherspoon Chancellor VAT cut real ale beer poster misleading CAMRA

Wetherspoon poster on cheaper beer branded misleading by CAMRA

By Restaurant

The Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) and Society for Independent Brewers (SIBA) have attacked a promotional poster from JD Wetherspoon advertising lower prices for alcoholic drinks following Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s announcement of a VAT reduction last week.

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Liquid assets: all the latest drinks launches

By Big Hospitality

Citrusy beers (with or without booze), pre-batched coktails, imaginative mixers and flavoured gins are among the new drinks launches designed to keep your customers happy this summer.

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Liquid assets: all the latest drinks launches

By Restaurant

From pre-bottled Negronis and British rum to a caffeine-spiked liqueur and perfume-inspired gin, here's this month's rundown of the latest drinks products vying for space on your back bar

The Lowdown BrewDog's Boris beer

The Lowdown: BrewDog's Boris beer

By James McAllister

BrewDog has decided to protest the actions of Prime Minster Boris Johnson with the launch of a new beer named Hello My Name Is (Unelected) Boris.

Dabbers, the UK's first dedicated immersive bingo hall is opening in London next month

The Lowdown: immersive bingo

By Stefan Chomka

What is being billed as the UK's first dedicated immersive bingo hall opens in London next month

What does Autumn Budget 2018 mean for hospitality?

What does Autumn Budget 2018 mean for hospitality?

By Sophie Witts

The Autumn Budget drew a mixed reaction from the hospitality industry, with Chancellor Philip Hammond offering an olive branch to the high street, but facing criticism from winemakers.

Dan Nathan Beef and Brew

How I Got Here: Dan Nathan

By Joe Lutrario

Dan Nathan launched Beef & Brew with former Murano chef Jessica Simmons in 2015. A second site opened in Haggerston earlier this year.

Beer quiz 25 questions to test your knowledge

The great beer quiz: 25 questions to test your knowledge

By Restaurant magazine

With a new breed of Millennial drinker demanding a better brew, it’s never been more important to know your beers. Take our quiz to discover if you’re lacking in the lager stakes or whether you’re a bona fide beer geek.

How restaurants can create a good beer list


Why is beer still the pour relation to wine?

By Tony Naylor

It is the 10th International Beer Day on 4 August, an event that many restaurants may celebrate. But how genuine is the sector’s enthusiasm for craft beer?


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