The RumFest 2021

The UK’s only trade and consumer drinks expert for the rum industry and world’s largest rum festival. The festival was founded by Global Rum Ambassador Ian Burrell in 2007, who was keen to promote rum

Craft Watch: ARLU Rum

Caribbean born and Manchester made – the ARLU rum collection comes courtesy of Mark Smallwood and Liam Manton at Alderman’s Drinks, the same people behind Didsbury Gin, who first came to prominence courtesy of the

The Scottish Rum Festival

Whether you’re a rum newcomer or seasoned connoisseur, The Scottish Rum Festival is this summer’s unmissable drinks event. Explore the very best of Scotland’s rich rum heritage and the exciting explosion of the nation’s emerging

The Rise of Scottish Rum

The thriving Rum scene in Scotland continues to grow with many new distilleries and brands since the original launch of Dark Matter Scottish spiced rum in 2015. Scotland has a long association with the production

My Quarantine Diary #2

The sheer amount of online content being made available at the moment, means that I already have plenty more examples to share of activities and learning undertaken within just one week! Firstly, it was a

UK Drinking Habits changing during Lockdown

Online retailer and eCommerce platform ​Master of Malt is tracking the changing shift in consumer drinks purchasing habits as the UK government continues its lockdown approach to fighting the Covid-19 crisis. Master of Malt remains

Spice Up Your Life

Rum is making a comeback as a drinks category being rediscovered and helped by its versatility and rich history. In particular, Spiced rums are enjoying a renaissance as a flavour-filled characterful base for mixed drinks

The Celebrity Liquor Index

Sam Heughan of Outlander fame is just one of many celebrities getting involved in the liquor business, with The Sassenach Deluxe Blended Scotch whisky. He is the latest addition to the Inside the Cask’s Celebrity

Craft Watch: The 45

This Craft Scottish Spiced Rum has been produced by The Jacobite Spirits Co. and it is distilled and spiced in Scotland. The initial taste of the ‘spirit of rebellion’ will be a limited release of