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Pyrat XO recommended by The Independent: ‘swashbuckling stuff’!

10 best rums: here’s the pick of the carnival-worthy bottles to try this summer! ‘Rum, once the poor relation of the spirit world, has undergone a revival and is no longer seen simply as the rough booze used to warm the cockles … Continue reading

City of London Gin makes The Cartel its home

We’re really rather delighted to inform you that we are now the very proud distributors of City of London Distillery Gins! City of London Distillery  (C.O.L.D)  was founded back in 2012 by entrepreneur Jonathan Clark after a lifetime of running hotels, … Continue reading

Spirit Cartel adds another treasure to its portfolio: Pyrat XO Reserve

Spirit Cartel, purveyors of fine liqueur, introduces the sublimely delectable, Pyrat XO Reserve Rum to its portfolio of premium spirits. The culmination of discovery, experimentation and refinement, Pyrat XO Reserve Rum (40% ABV) is already a cult favourite with bartenders … Continue reading

A Masterpiece in Aging: Don Q Gran Reserva de la Familia Serrallés

Don Q Rum has released a rare 20-year-old aged expression of Puerto Rican rum in celebration of the company’s 150th anniversary and Spirit Cartel has manged to secure 8 bottles of this celestial elixir. In 1994, the Serrallés family identified … Continue reading

Four Roses honoured at ‘San Fran’ 2016 Awards

Four Roses Bourbon won a plethora of accolades at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition (SFWSC), including the prestigious 2016 Director’s Award, which seeks to recognize and reward an outstanding portfolio that has delivered in quality. The 2016 Director’s Award also serves … Continue reading

Oriole bartender Gabriele Manfredi plants his Roots in the UK

Spirit Cartel welcomes renowned bartender and cocktail master Gabriele Manfredi into the growing fold as new UK Brand Ambassador for Greek spirit brand Roots. Originating from Milan in Italy, Gabriele made waves in the drinks industry six years ago when … Continue reading