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Spirits

03/08/2022

1800: The year premium tequila was born

There are few brands that can say they’ve been mastering their product for over two centuries, but that’s what makes 1800 Tequila special. Underpinned by more than 200 years of tequila production, it’s safe to say they know a thing or two about this iconic spirit. Despite its long legacy, 1800 Tequila is crafted and distilled from the founding recipe, with many of the original blue agave fields still being hand-harvested to this day. A true celebration of its origins, 1800 is part of the world’s most awarded tequila family.... Read More

18/07/2022

Why do they put a worm in a bottle of tequila?

It’s an age-old question… Why is there a worm at the bottom of a tequila bottle? Well, as this month welcomes National Tequila Day, we’re going to tell you. Hint, it’s not what you think. As we pour ourselves a glass of our favourite drink, we might not always know the origins and legends of our tipple of choice. For the agave spirit, the heritage is rich and dates all the way back to around 1000 B.C – and one legend that has lived on throughout the centuries is the... Read More

19/04/2021

The Flavours That You Didn’t Realise Belvedere Offered

For those of you that are seasoned vodka drinkers, the chances are that you will be well-aware of Belvedere’s stature amongst the alcohol-manufacturing community. Despite having only started-up in 1996, the twenty five years since then has been a period of immense success. Time-and-again, they have proven to be able to create bottles of the highest-quality, at prices which don’t cause a massive dent in your finances. Below, Whisky Kingdom has taken the liberty of highlighting the best flavours that they offer. The Flavours That You Didn’t Realise Belvedere Offered... Read More

19/04/2021

Which Liqueurs Should You Put Out At A Party?

Over the past twelve months, people’s ability to socialise with their friends and family has been drastically limited, due to the lockdown restrictions that have been imposed in light of the coronavirus. Thankfully, there is now a light at the end of the tunnel, and things are now starting to look brighter. As such, you might like to begin planning for a fun and enjoyable summer. If this is the case, Whisky Kingdom might be able to provide you with some help. Below, you can find our advice on the... Read More

02/03/2021
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Whisky Cocktails That You May Not Have Tried Before

Throughout history, whisky is a drink which has traditionally been served by itself – in some occasions, it would be accompanied by large blocks of ice, but that was all. However, as the years have gone on, mixologists have created incredible recipes which have been based around the heaviness of the whisky, to great effect. If you are entertaining the idea of sampling some of these, allow Whisky Kingdom to guide you through the cocktails that will leave you wanting more. The Manhattan Most seasoned whisky drinkers will agree that... Read More

25/01/2021
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Which Mixers Should You Buy For Each Spirit?

For many people, one of the most satisfying moments of the working week is at the end of a Friday, when the time comes to relax into their sofa and enjoy a tipple or two. However, if you want to get the most out of your beverage, it is important that it is paired correctly – this specifically relates to spirits, and the mixers that you drink them with. Having been operating in the alcohol industry for an extended period, the Whisky Kingdom team are well-placed to offer you some... Read More

25/01/2021
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Why Miniature Spirit Sets Make The Perfect Gift

Year after year, buying gifts for your loved ones can get more and more difficult. Thinking of unique ideas can feel impossible, especially for the people who have everything. Whether it is someone’s birthday or they’re being congratulated on something, or even it’s Christmas, when purchasing gifts for adults many will simply resort to flowers, chocolates and alcohol, which can be quite underwhelming.  However, you can easily shake things up a little bit this year and instead of buying something that everyone else is likely to, why not consider something... Read More

25/01/2021
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Trending Gin Brands You Need To Know About

It is fair to say that gin is arguably one of the most popular spirits to drink and it is most definitely on-trend, so to speak. From gin tasting and distillery tours to gin flavoured ice lollies and sweets, it is undeniably one of the most ‘now’ alcoholic beverages available. There has been a huge rise in the number of people who would choose a gin-based drink over any of the other options and thankfully, there are many amazing brands to choose from.  No longer is gin considered to be... Read More