Beverages

Tolly English Ale is due to be released from October

Greene King to release 2.8% ale

By Luke Nicholls

Cask ale brewer Greene King is set to unveil Tolly English Ale, a new lower strength ale at 2.8 per cent ABV.

Crabbies Mulled Ginger Wine is available to the on-trade and take-home markets for the winter period

Christmas products: Drink

By Luke Nicholls

BigHospitality takes a look at some festive-themed drinks including Crabbie’s Mulled Ginger Wine, Medieval ale, Christmas coffee and Winter Shield ale. All of these drinks are available to the on-trade, and all are sure to make your business stand out...

Double-edged sword: hot weather encourages home BBQs

April pub and restaurant sales up, but analysts urge caution

By Lorraine Heller

The Royal Wedding, Easter Holidays and record sunshine all contributed to higher sales in pubs and restaurants this year, but market analysts warn that they also created new challenges for the hospitality sector, which did not trade as well as it could...

Caffè Culture takes place on 18-19 May at Olympia, London

Caffè Culture to open doors in London next week

By Lorraine Heller

Caffè Culture, the trade show for café and bar operators, is preparing to open its doors to industry next week, providing a chance to meet key suppliers and gather tips on managing successful coffee-based operations.

Which summer drinks will be popular this year?

Summer drinks trends

By Becky Paskin

If April’s glorious weather is anything to go by, publicans can expect a fruitful summer this year as drinkers emerge from their living rooms and embrace the long-forgotten pub beer garden.

Ridgways tea range is available with supporting POS

Ridgways launches premium foodservice tea range

By Becky Paskin

Ridgways’ range of speciality and infusion teas, featuring blends such as Pure Green, Red Berries and Peppermint, have been launched into the foodservice sector.

Twinings' new Royal Wedding tea

Twinings launches new royal tea blends

By Becky Paskin

Tea brand Twinings has released two new products for hospitality operators - a stronger Earl Grey blend, and a special commemorative Royal Wedding blend.

Beverage Standards Awards: Judging criteria include whether cups are pre-warmed

Beverage awards to recognise coffee quality

By Lorraine Heller

The Beverage Standards Association (BSA) is launching a new set of awards that aim to recognise high standards in the preparation and service of hot drinks.

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