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Drinks categories to keep an eye on

A look at some of the products that should be making a mark in 2018

Gin boom to continue

AS more brands enter the market and an increasing number of venues look to specialise in the spirit, it almost goes without saying that gin most certainly …

Wining and dining

WHILE there has been plenty of buzz around spirits in 2017, wine has continued to perform strongly

Lucrative liqueurs

LIQUEURS and speciality spirits is a category which is nothing if not varied – encompassing a vast number of styles and serves.

Cider sales are top of the tree

CIDER has seen some impressive growth in the past year, with CGA figures showing Scottish on-trade sales have increased by £5 million to a total of

Vodka: a cornerstone spirit

THE significance of vodka to on-trade sales cannot be overstated, with a market value of £225 million, according to figures from CGA.

Soft: stronger than ever

SOFT drinks have never been more important to outlets’ drinks sales, if figures from Britvic are anything to go by.

Beer continues to reign in Scotland’s pubs

BEER remains the big beast of Scottish bars, with annual sales of over £887 million, according to CGA Strategy.