Desert Island Drinks with Metinee Kongsrivilai

If we were a bit sharper, we would have published this post in the fifth month of the year in honour of Metinee Kongsrivilai's pseudonym, 'May'. Mind you, that would have been obvious. Much better we think to ...

Celebrating the leading ladies of the drinks industry

Above: Team DrinkUp London: l-r: Emma Murphy; Hannah Sharman-Cox and Siobhan Payne Well, it's about bloody time… International Women’s Day (8th March), has finally become ‘a thing’ and now there are all kinds ...

Leading ladies of drinks exhibition: part 1

Above: Cointreau Master Distiller Bernadette Langlais enjoying a Cointreau Fizz, naturellement Given that one of the strap lines at Cointreau is, 'be a free spirited woman – don't follow the rules, play with t...

Portraits of a lady

Above: Claire Smith-Warner, Head of Spirit Creation & Mixology, Belvedere Vodka with Stuart Ekins, her mentor and co-conspirator For those of you who couldn't make it along to the preview of the Leading La...