Monthly Archives: June 2021

Northern Ireland’s drinks trade boosted by new law allowing pubs to open until 3am

Owners of pubs and nightclubs across Northern Ireland have welcomed changes to licensing laws that give them the option to stay open later. Yesterday Stormont Assembly passed the Club Licensing and Registration Bill which will now go for Royal Assent. The main changes will allow bars to keep their doors …

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CDC director looks at mask guidelines as virus variant spreads

WASHINGTON – Dr Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, says the CDC is leaving it up to local authorities to set guidelines for wearing the mask as the highly contagious delta variant of the coronavirus increases in areas with low vaccination rate. Walensky said on …

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Tequila calls the celebrity mixto – Drinks International

Covid-19 decimated much of the drinks industry in 2020, with total spirits volumes falling around 9% according to Euromonitor. However, the only major category that saw an increase in sales was tequila, which saw significant growth of 11%. With the widespread closure of the restaurant business, it was speculated that …

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Drinks Ireland launches campaign to highlight work being done to prepare pubs to operate safely

Drinks Ireland has launched a campaign to highlight the work that has been and is underway to prepare pubs to operate safely. Campaign Details Drinks Ireland said: “Drinks Ireland, the voice of… Drinks Ireland has launched a campaign to highlight the work that has been and is underway to prepare …

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23 most popular bar drinks of all time

Maxime FesenkoGetty Images Some things are classic for a reason. Make no mistake, we love and invent top cocktails as much as anyone, but the timeless flavors of cocktails like margarita, Manhattan and martini are the cocktail version of comfort food, and we can’t. not imagine drinking without them. Whether …

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