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The Caol Ila Days, part one

Caol Ila 18 yo (43%, OB, +/-2014) – Caol Ila 1995/2011 (46%, Moon Import, cask #9810, 348 bottles) – Caol Ila 16 yo 1995/2011 (46%, High Spirits, Colours Collection) – Caol Ila 15 yo 1998/2014 ?Unpeated Style? (60.3%, OB, Special Release, 10668 bottles…


IRISH DISTILLERS PERNOD RICARD CELEBRATE 30 YEARS OF MIDLETON VERY RARE – Irish Whiskey News

IRISH DISTILLERS PERNOD RICARD CELEBRATE 30 YEARS OF MIDLETON VERY RARE Introducing Midleton Very Rare 30th Anniversary Pearl Edition The Midleton Distillery has unveiled Midleton Very Rare 30th Anniversary Pearl Edition; an exclusive, limited edition created to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the expression heralded by many whisk(e)y experts as the pinnacle of Irish whiskey. […]


Teeling Whiskey Picks Up Three Accolades at Irish Whiskey Awards – Irish Whiskey News

Teeling Whiskey Picks Up Three Accolades at Irish Whiskey Awards Honoured as Best Poitin, Best Single Grain and Best Single Malt (>13Yrs)  The Teeling Whiskey Company (TWC) has continued to build on its reputation as the leading independent Irish whiskey company by picking up three top awards for its range of premium Irish whiskeys at […]


HIXTER BANKSIDE LAUNCH NEW, AGED COCKTAIL WITH A TWIST – Irish Whiskey News

London, 24 October 2014 – Renowned London bartender, Myles Davies, of the recently opened Hixter Bankside has collaborated with Jameson Irish Whiskey, creating a cocktail over the last few months by ageing his creation in  a Jameson-seasoned barrel. The cocktail, Autumn Leaves is available for £9.50 and will be on sale at Hixter Bankside until […]


Whisky Ramblings Via Video #96 – Australian Whisky News

Whisky Ramblings Via Video #96 Mark Dermul, Belgian Whiskyblogger, goes Down Under! Starward (what’s in a name?) is the first single malt release from the New World Whisky Distillery – formerly known as the Victoria Valley distillery, just north of Melbourne in Australia. It is a young animal to be sure, but certainly going places. […]


Charles MacLean, Master of the Quaich, Discusses Blended Scotch Whisky at Malt-Review – Scotch Whisky News

Charles MacLean, Master of the Quaich, Discusses Blended Scotch Whisky at malt-review.com Charles MacLean, whisky writer, consultant to the  industry, International Wine & Spirits Awards judge, and Master of the Quaich, is interviewed at whisky website Malt. Charles talks about blended Scotch old and new; why he prefers to relax with a blend; his latest project […]


Drum roll please, a short verticale of Glen Spey!

Glen Spey 12 yo 2000/2013 (46%, Orcines) – Glen Spey 13 yo 1998/2011 (46%, Milroy’s, hogshead, cask #2617, 349 bottles) – Glen Spey 25 yo 1988/2014 (49.1%, The Single Malts of Scotland, hogshead, cask #356077, 192 bottles)


The Devil’s Punch Bowl Chapter III Arrives in the USA – Scotch Whisky News

The Devil’s Punch Bowl ”For Chapter III of the Devil’s Punch Bowl I have chosen a brooding selection of Arran’s finest aged Oloroso Sherry Butts which set the scene for the final performance. Notes of distinctive dark chocolate and dried fruits give satisfying depth and provide the ideal foundation for this last dram with the […]


Fireball Dispels Internet Rumors – Cinnamon Whisky News

Fireball Dispels Internet Rumors  Quashes rumors about the North American market and product safety  NEW ORLEANS, lA.  (Oct 28, 2014) – Fireball Cinnamon Whisky assures its consumers that the product is perfectly safe to drink.  There is no recall in North America.  Fireball fans can continue to enjoy their favorite product as they always have. […]


Harper Government Investing in Innovative Distillery Technology – Future Canadian Whisky News

Harper Government Investing in Innovative Distillery Technology Project to raise demand for Canadian barley and create local jobs October 15, 2014 – Victoria, British Columbia – Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Minister of State and MP John Duncan (Vancouver Island North), on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, announced today an investment of $2.37 million to […]