Bacardi Aventura Offers A Taste Of The Tropics Into The Mix

Bacardi Aventura Offers A Taste Of The Tropics

November 22,2019

Bacardi has partnered with the UK bar chain Revolución de Cuba to launch a limited-edition rum.

Bacardi Aventura is a blend of tropically aged dark rums matured for a minimum of three years in American oak barrels and infused with ‘notes of tropical fruit, cedar and vanilla’.

The expression will go on sale from 26 November at each of the 17 Revolución de Cuba’s bars across the UK, both within a series of festive cocktails and as a take-out bottle.

Cocktails include Cherry Xmas – a mix of amaretto, cranberries and cherry syrup – and the Gingerbread Old Fashioned – stirred with gingerbread syrup and Angostura bitters.

Bacardi Aventura Offers A Taste Of The Tropics Into The Mix

Threefold Releases Their First Gin

January 27,2020

Yes, gin lovers, there’s a new well-rounded and aromatic gin in town from South Australia’s Threefold Distillery.

With a delicate piney freshness accompanied by a citrusy bouquet of grapefruit, orange and lemon, Threefold Gin has been meticulously crafted with a selection of 11 botanicals that create a full-flavoured gin.

“We have created Threefold with the goal of building a brand that genuinely celebrates the spirit of bringing people together,” said Founder and distiller Luke Fleming. “Our first release ‘Aromatic Gin’ presents direct and delicious flavours of grapefruit, rosemary and lavender to create a gin that is truly greater than the sum of its parts.”

For more information go to threefolddistilling.com.au or cocktailkit.com.au

Bacardi Aventura Offers A Taste Of The Tropics Into The Mix

Australian Distilling Co Release City-Based Gin

November 20,2019

Following on from the release of their Adelaide Gin earlier this year, Australian Distilling Co is introducing three new premium craft gins for Sydney, Brisbane and Perth, to coincide with the inaugural Australian Gin Day on the 23rd November.

Working with Master Distiller Dr Graham Jones, Michael Hickinbotham has created the gins to reflect the spirit of each city.

Perth Gin uses boronia paired with lemon myrtle. Brisbane utilises the fresh citrus flavours of kaffir lime and finger lime, with hints of fresh ginger. While Sydney has been designed to reflect the distinct aromatics of lemon rind, lime zest and orange peel.

Each gin has its own website – perthgin.com.ausydneygin.com.aubrisbanegin.com.au &  adelaidegin.com.au

Bacardi Aventura Offers A Taste Of The Tropics Into The Mix

Poor Toms & StrangeLove release Love Can RTDs

November 19,2019

Sydney distillery Poor Toms has teamed up with Melbourne soft drink maker StrangeLove to create a range of premixed drink served in cans called Love Can.

The RTDs will be available in three variants – a perfectly paired Gin & Tonic, an all-natural Vodka Yuzu Soda, and a reimagined Negroni-style Spritz.

The two businesses have joined forces to take advantage of the general trend towards on-the-go convenience, while also embracing the move away from sugar and towards low ABV.

All Love Can products are 5%ABV and are available in 4-packs through selected BWS and Dan Murphy’s nationally.

Bacardi Aventura Offers A Taste Of The Tropics Into The Mix

Edinburgh Gin Release Christmas Gin Liqueurs

November 18,2019

Scottish gin distillery, Edinburgh Gin, have released three new gin liqueurs just in time for the holiday season. The distillery hopes that these new expressions will help take your seasonal drinks up a notch and make them even more festive.

The first is a Mulled Gin Liqueur which has the flavours of Cole, Cinnamon, Ginger and Orange infused.

The second is a Blackcurrant and Anise flavour which is perfect for this with a love for liquorice.

The third is a somewhat sweeter mix with Strawberries and Pink Peppercorns.

All three expressions are available through the edinbourghgin.com website

 

Bacardi Aventura Offers A Taste Of The Tropics Into The Mix

Kate Hudson Releases Vodka

November 16,2019

Movie star, Kate Hudson has just released her own Vodka called King Street Vodka. The name is intended as a homage to the memory of hosting friends in her former home in King Street, New York.

Hudson, the star of films such as Almost Famous and How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days, said: “I have always found the spirits industry fascinating, and I love Dirty Vodka Martinis.

“The creative side of me thought it would be a fun challenge to develop a vodka for my palate, and in a beautiful package that I would love to have on my bar and share with friends. The businessperson in me is now looking forward to the challenge of building a brand in an entirely new industry.”

Hudson, who has co-founded an activewear and lifestyle brand Fabletics, recently launched her own clothing line, Happy X Nature and authored two lifestyle books, believes the Vodka is a “spirit for every experience”.

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