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SOCIETY’S COLOURFUL NEW BOTTLE DESIGN FOCUSES ON FLAVOUR – Scotch Whisky News

SOCIETY’S COLOURFUL NEW BOTTLE DESIGN FOCUSES ON FLAVOUR  The Scotch Malt Whisky Society’s new bottle design highlights its 12 flavour profiles  The Scotch Malt Whisky Society has unveiled a colourful new design for its bottle, which emphasises its flavour-based approach to whisky – the first change to its bottle in almost a decade. While the […]


BOTTLE NUMBER 1/522 OF THE LAGAVULIN 1991 200th ANNIVERSARY SINGLE CASK BOTTLING RELEASED FOR AUCTION TO RAISE FUNDS FOR ISLAY HERITAGE – Scotch Whisky News

BOTTLE NUMBER 1/522 OF THE LAGAVULIN 1991 200th ANNIVERSARY SINGLE CASK BOTTLING RELEASED FOR AUCTION TO RAISE FUNDS FOR ISLAY HERITAGE 21st February 2017: The first bottle – 1/522 – of Lagavulin 1991, the single cask bottling released on 31st December 2016 as the culmination of the distillery’s bicentenary celebrations, will be auctioned to raise […]


John Walker & Sons Private Collection 2017 at The Whisky Shop – Scotch Whisky News

John Walker & Sons Private Collection 2017 Edition The 2017 Edition of the John Walker & Sons Private Collection is the fourth annual release in the series of limited edition releases showcasing the innovative spirit and craft of blenders. With complete creative freedom, Master Blender Dr Jim Beveridge celebrates the richness that cask character brings […]


Springbank 11 Year Old, Local Barley, 2017 release – LIMITED STOCK

SPRINGBANK LOCAL BARLEY      11 YEAR OLD, 53.1%  2017 RELEASE  LIMITED TO 9000 BOTTLES WORLDWIDE. ONLY 2 CASES AVAILABLE AT MILROYS. £89.95 There are a few Scottish distilleries that still malt their own barley but Springbank is the only Distillery which malts a 100% of its own barley, using the traditional floor maltings. The […]


Ralfy Publishes Whisky Review #627 – Scotch Whisky News

Ralfy gets all American-oaked in Ralfy Review 627 – Bruichladdich 22yo @ 46%vol


Tullibardine, two officials and two indies

Tullibardine ’225′ (43%, OB, +/-2016) – Tullibardine 10 yo 2006/2016 (57.6%, Lady of the Glen, bourbon, cask #35) – Tullibardine 12 yo 2004/2016 ?The Murray? (56.1%, OB, Marquess Collection) – Tullibardine 27 yo 1989/2016 (51.1%, Maltbarn, bourbon, 134…


Isle of Arran Distillery break ground on new Lagg site – Scotch Whisky News

Isle of Arran Distillery break ground on new Lagg site Work has officially started to build the new Isle of Arran Distillery on the south of the island at Lagg. A ground breaking ceremony marked the start of ground works with the construction of 3 vital warehouses. Situated overlooking the cliffs at Lagg, on the […]


Kensington Wine Market Malt Messenger No. 70 – Whisky News

What a year 2017 has been thus far. The MS Calgary Whisky Festival in mid January was a huge success. The weather was mild and for a sellout crowd of 550 guests we had more than 225 whiskies open for sampling. The next day many of the presenters and I trudged off to BC for […]


Whisky Hammer February Auction Now Live – Whisky News

FEBRUARY AUCTION NOW LIVE (ends Sunday 26th February)
…place your bids at http://www.whiskyhammer.co.uk/
With an incredible selection of whiskies and other fine spirits there is certainly something for everyone – whether you are looking to co…


2006 Belle Meade 10 Year Old “K&L Exclusive” Single Barrel #2525 Cask Strength Straight Bourbon Whiskey – American Whiskey News

Featured in today’s Whisk(e)y News are a pair of Single Barrel Cask Strength Bourbons from Belle Meade. Produced by Charles and Andy Nelson of Green Brier Distillery these bottlings are thoroughly steeped in tradition. The Nelson Brothers’ story is a unique one and well worth delving into as its a significant part of what makes […]