The latest drinks launches for spring 2021


Liquid assets: all the latest drinks launches

By BigHospitality

Summery gin, punchy vintage cider, consistent cold brew, collab beers and rebellious rum are just some of the new drinks products to be released.

All the latest alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks launches february 2021


Liquid assets: all the latest drinks launches

By BigHospitality

This month's selection includes a left-field Australian whisky, grown up apple juice, luxury rums, carbon negative gins and a way to give cocktails a rooibos kick.

What you need to know about craft cider

What you need to know about craft cider

By Michelle Perrett

Like beer, cider is getting crafty. BigHospitality looks at what craft cider is all about and the opportunities it presents for pubs, restaurants and hotels. 

Cider sales are growing rapidly, driven by premiumisation and the popularity of fruit flavours

Alcoholic drinks: Cider trends and innovations

By Carina Perkins

In the second part of our special feature on alcoholic drinks we look at the latest trends and innovation in the on-trade cider market, which is out-performing beer and hitting the consumer sweet spot.

Three in five adults now drink cider, significantly up from the previous year's total of 47 per cent

Sweet success: UK cider consumption hits record levels

By Luke Nicholls

Pubs and bars operators across the UK could reap ‘spectacular rewards’ if they enhanced their offerings of cider, which is closing in on beer in terms of consumption. But many customers say they are not always aware that the product is on offer.  

Cider: one of the main on-trade summer drinks

Summer drinks trends: Cider

By Becky Paskin

Usually kicking off on the first public holiday in May, the cider season began early this year with the celebration of Prince William and Kate Middleton’s royal wedding in April.

CAMRA says real cider could help pubs revive their sales

Two pubs to share CAMRA Best Cider & Perry Pub title

By Rachel Johnson

Two pubs, one in Cumbria and one in Hull, are to share this year’s National Cider and Perry Pub of the year title, as competition organisers said it was “impossible” to separate the two winners

Two New Ciders from S&N

Two New Ciders from S&N

By Alan Lodge

Scottish and Newcastle to launch two new cider variants into the UK market at the end of March.


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