Patrón Pantry launches on Amazon

Bacardi-owned Tequila brand Patrón has expanded its UK Amazon Brand Store with the launch of a “first of its kind” section focused on cocktails – the Patrón Pantry. The Patrón Pantry was created in response to the rapid rise in e-commerce due to the Covid-19 pandemic. It aims to make shopping for cocktail ingredients easier. Furthermore, a series of videos and recipe cards are also available to help consumers create cocktails at home. Consumers can…

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Ten retailers offering delivery for spirits fans

As drinkers are told to stay indoors across the globe, consumers can still stock up on spirits without stepping out of the house. SB presents 10 companies delivering top tipples during lockdown. Flour and eggs might be hard to come by these days, but there’s no need to let your spirits stocks dwindle. Spirits are still in good supply and accessible without the need for a trip to the supermarket. While disruption to delivery is…

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Auchentoshan Sauvignon Blanc is Amazon-exclusive

Beam Suntory has created an Amazon-exclusive expression of Auchentoshan single malt Scotch whisky, which has been finished in ex-Sauvignon Blanc wine casks. Set to launch on 15 November, Auchentoshan Sauvignon Blanc was first matured in ex-Bourbon barrels before being finished in Sauvignon Blanc barrique casks. Bottled at 47% ABV, the single malt is said to have notes of citrus, white grapefruit, white peaches and green apple on the nose, leading to “peppery and zesty” notes…

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Rock band Motörhead launches trio of spirits

English rock band Motörhead has launched its own single malt whisky, dark rum and vodka brands on Amazon UK. Motörhead Single Malt Whisky (40% ABV) has been made in partnership with Swedish producer Mackmyra and the firm’s master blender, Angela D’Orazio. The whisky has been matured in new American oak barrels for five years to create an “easy-to-drink” liquid with aromas of tobacco, anise, citrus and almonds. Motörhead Premium Dark Rum hails from the Dominican…

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Amazon moves into spirits with Tovess brand

Online retailer Amazon has released Tovess Single Batch Crafted Dry Gin, the first expression in a new line of spirits. Tovess Single Batch Crafted Dry Gin is the retail giant’s first spirit and will be available to buy exclusively through Amazon. According to Amazon, the Tovess brand is “dedicated to curating expertly distilled spirits from around the world”. Tovess was based on a traditional London Dry gin and is made at a distillery on the outskirts…

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