Wines and Spirits

The best bars we’ve discovered in Asia

Stopping over in Asia? Want to impress clients? With this list of cocktail greatness in hand, it’...

Lost casks create Sullivans Cove 25th Anniversary Edition

An unexpected discovery of four long-lost casks in a Hobart warehouse sires Sullivans Cove's olde...

How Shaw + Smith became our definitive sauvignon blanc

The cousins whose collective skills created a genre-defining white wine reflect on 30 years in th...

Chile is enjoying a world-class wine revolution

Once the land of boring wine-by-the-glass reds, the country now rivals Napa with its mix of iconi...

Got a favourite tipple? Get the most out of it

Understanding what you enjoy is one thing, but there are deeper layers to explore.

Why some Japanese whiskies may be mostly Scotch

What’s behind the rise of the “world blend” whisky trend.

Wheat whiskies are going against the grain

Heavyweight Woodford Reserve and upstarts such as Australia’s Starward are taking a page from the...

Great wine is another reason to love Queenstown

Adrenalin rushes aside, New Zealand's Central Otago region has some of the best cool-climate pino...

Discovering the definitive mezcal

Tequila’s smoky cousin is becoming a star in its own right: here's how to track down one of the b...

How to drink like a local, wherever you travel

Business travel brings plenty of opportunities to sample a world of customs, cuisines and drinks.

Stellar Grange headlines Penfolds' 2019 collection

Executive Traveller was among the world's first to taste and rate the much-anticipated Penfolds 2...

Where to find some of the world's best pinot noir

In Oregon, Executive Traveller wine writer Nick Stock finds some amazing wineries behind the Port...

Peated whisky brings smoke to the spirits world

Winter, Bruce Ferrier insists, is whisky weather. Or, more precisely, the ideal time to break the...

Discover Japan's incredible white wines

Inside a 19th-century silk merchant’s house in Katsunuma, Japan, about 70 miles west of cen...

Remarkable rise of rosé entices luxury group LVMH

The maker of Louis Vuitton handbags and Veuve Clicquot Champagne is taking aim at a form of luxur...

Making the case for pre-mixed cocktails

Order a martini at the Grill in New York City’s midtown Manhattan, and a strange thing happ...

Whisky review: Tasting Old Pulteney’s new line-up

Scotland’s Pulteney Distillery has given its core range a dramatic refresh with new ages, n...

These HiFi bars combine music and mixology

Hi-Fi cocktail bars aren't just for Tokyo anymore, as a new breed of bar aims to please...