Cocktails

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Liqueurs playing the long game

PROMOTING long drinks and cocktails is key to boosting sales of liqueurs in bars. That’s the message from producers and distributors, who told SLTN operators...

A cocktail blast from the past

MELON liqueur Midori is turning the clock back to the heady days of the 1980s with a number of retro cocktails. Distributor Cellar Trends...

Bobar unveils new mixes

A NEW cocktail menu has been launched in the bar at the Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor hotel. The new list at Bobar on Byres Road is...

New season, new cocktail for Suntory

JAPANESE whisky giant Suntory has released two new seasonal cocktails to usher in the spring season. The Yamazaki Risshun combines Yamazaki 12 year old...

Cash in as drinkers aim to impress

VALENTINE’S Day presents a great chance for bartenders to encourage consumers to trade up to higher margin drinks. So contends drinks giant Pernod Ricard, which...

Trade feels the love for cocktails

FOR many consumers a cocktail is as much a part of Valentine’s Day as a romantic card or red roses. From an operator’s perspective, however, a strong cocktail list is about more than romance – it could bring a welcome boots to trade after the traditionally quiet month of January. Roshean Cairns, bookings administrator at Glasgow bar Metropolitan, said cocktails have become “part and parcel” of Valentine’s Day.

‘Mocktails’ for the bleary-eyed

FENTIMANS has compiled a range of soft drink cocktails for consumers looking to take things a little easier after a season of festive decadence. The...

All you need is love… and a hot cocktail offer

LOVE will be in the air next month when couples gather in bars and restaurants to celebrate Valentine’s Day. And drinks suppliers are busy displaying...

It’s all in the name, spirits firm says

Promoting refreshing drinks can pay dividends this summer THE way in which operators describe summer serves could hold the key to unlocking cocktail sales in...

Cocktail supplier is puree dead brilliant

Funkin sees bright future in Scotland after relocating production HQ THE recession is unlikely to have had a positive impact on many businesses. But it seems...