Cocktails

Spirits sales are benefiting from premiumisation and the cocktail boom

Alcoholic drinks: Spirits trends and innovations

By Carina Perkins

In the fourth part of our special feature on alcoholic drinks we look at the key trends and innovation in the on-trade spirits market, which is riding high on the wave of the cocktail boom.

Effectively matching spirits with food is a sure-fire way to increase average spend per head

Food and drink matching trends: Spirits/Cocktails

By Luke Nicholls

As we have seen in previous parts of this feature, food and drink can be a marriage made in heaven for restaurants and pubs. But cocktails, apéritifs and spirits are not products that tend to be associated with food and they are rarely even advertised...

This summer will see a revival of classic cocktails

Summer drinks trends: Spirits

By Lorraine Heller

In the second part of our feature on summer drinks trends, BigHospitality takes a look at which spirits will be in the spotlight this summer season, and why.