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Jim Beam launches a ‘world first’ whiskey-pouring robot  

As one of the most highly-regarded whiskey producers around, Jim Beam is a brand centred on tradition. However, with the launch of their latest bottle design, innovation is without doubt the main ingredient. Launching the world's [...]

Bartender bugbears: Cocktails they wish you hadn’t ordered

The colourful world of cocktail-making sees many trends come and go; from seasonal fruits and popular spirits to current global trends that is edible glitter, the changing demands of the pallet keeps the bartender on [...]

Choosing the right drinks for your event: Our top tips

When planning an event, it can be hard to not overlook the smaller details. From venues and guests lists to food and entertainment, there is an overwhelming amount of I's to dot and T's to [...]

TGI’s Bartender Competition Claims its Winner

The Urban Spirit team are proud to work with some of the best bartenders in the country, always keen to celebrate those enhancing the bar experience. This week, we were thrilled to see the winner [...]

Christmas Office Parties: Making the Most of the Festivities

Having delivered bar hire services to our fair share of Christmas parties, it is safe to say that office get-togethers can either go one way or another, with drink playing a significant role in the [...]

Jack Daniels’ International Bartender Competition: Top Ten Announced

As one of the most reputable drinks brands across the globe, Jack Daniels is renowned for their innovative marketing schemes, this year launching a global campaign to find the best bartender. Rewarding the cocktail-making geniuses [...]