Cheers! With the current weather we’d rather stay indoors and let other people take care of what’s happening in the outside world. That’s fine, we’re just here to read about it.

Here’s the week that was! Sake is under threat, we’ve got a new revelation about the fabled Bloody Mary, there’s takeover talk regarding Diageo,

It’s officially winter so grab a warm drink and curl up with this week’s inventory: world’s best whisky hails from Japan for the first time, Diageo swaps Bushmill in return for some Cuervo Tequila,

This week we take a look at Drink Spirits’ review of Grey Goose VX, global warming is raising wine prices, and Charles Joly is crowned Diageo Reserve World Class Bartender 2014.