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Young Americans four by four, part two

Koval ‘Four Grain’ (47%, OB, USA, +/-2015) – Dad’s Hat ‘Vermouth Barrel Finish’ (47%, OB, Pennsylvania Rye, USA, +/-2014) – Rock Town ‘Four Grain Sour Mash Bourbon’ (46%, OB, Arkansas, USA, +/-2015) – Dry Fly ‘Triticale Whiskey’ (44%, OB, USA, Washingt…

Whisky Auction “OUR LATEST AUCTION IS NOW LIVE!” – Scotch Whisky News

OUR LATEST AUCTION IS NOW LIVE! Our latest auction is now live, and will end on Tuesday 7 July. Once again, we have an exciting line-up of bottles, with plenty of single malts, everyday drinking whiskies and a superb selection of miniatures. There are bottles from Feis Ile (the Islay Festival), in case you weren’t […]

Scotch Malt Whisky Society “ISLAY ADVENTURES & ONLINE EXCLUSIVES” – Scotch Whisky News

ISLAY ADVENTURES & ONLINE EXCLUSIVES As part of our Islay celebrations, we’re releasing a charismatic new bottling, 3.245 Big personality (no pussy-cat), to go with Unfiltered Magazine’s newly published short film The Homecoming, in which the team brings our Feis Ile 2015 bottling (3.243) home – touring 8 distilleries, before hitting our Islay House garden […]

HAPPY CANADA DAY! July 1st, 2015


The Whisky Exchange “anCnoc 18 Year Old and 1975 – Modern Tradition” – Scotch Whisky News

anCnoc 18 Year Old and 1975 – Modern Tradition Knockdhu is a strangely anachronistic distillery. Founded in 1894, at the time it was a thoroughly modern facility, with a steam engine, railway sidings, and all mod cons. However, not much has changed since then, with a single pair of stills producing spirit in an old-fashioned […]

Whisky Wednesday Reviews Old Pulteney 17yo – Scotch Whsiky News

This week Joe Ellis reviews Old Pulteney 17 Year Old.

Young Americans four by four, part one

Glen Breton 10 yo ‘Rare’ (43%, OB, Canada, single malt, +/-2015) – WhistlePig 10 yo (50%, OB, Canadian Rye, USA, +/-2015) – WhistlePig 13 yo ‘The Boss Hog’ (61.1%, OB, Canadian Rye, USA, cask #42, 2014) – Bush Pilot’s 13 yo ?Private Reserve? (43%, OB, …

Whisky Auctioneer June 2015 Auction – Whisky News

 Our June auction is now live and ends on Monday 6th July 2015! View June Auction This is an incredible auction with over 1,250 bottles on offer. We have a few highlights for you this month, starting with this insane Macallan Lalique, at 62 years old and only 400 decanters produced this is one of […]

Bowmore 25 Year Old Burns Malt at The Whisky Barrel – Scotch Whisky News

Bowmore 25 Year Old Burns Malt
1990 vintage single refill bourbon barrel bottled June 2015. A delicious example of the Islay favourite bottled at natural cask strength.
Buy – $196.85

The Whisky Exchange “Laphroaig – a significant birthday” – Scotch Whisky News

Laphroaig – a significant birthday This year’s Islay Festival is one of anniversaries and milestones. Along with Kilchoman’s 10th birthday and Jim McEwan’s retirement there are a pair of big-number celebrations: the 200th anniversaries of the founding of both Ardbeg and Laphroaig. We’ll have more about Ardbeg tomorrow, but for now we’re going to focus […]