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Two official old Balblair

Balblair 1983/2013 (46%, OB) – Balblair 1978/2009 (46%, OB) – July’s favs


THE ONE JOINS WHISKY WORLD ELITE The first ever blend of whiskies from around the British Isles, The ONE, has been classified as one of the best blended whiskies in the world less than a year after launch. The prestigious International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) revealed its 2014 winners awarding the blend, produced by The Lakes [...]

The Whisky Exchange Tasting – The Magnificent Seven – Scotch Whisky News

TWE Tasting – The Magnificent Seven   Sheriff Duncan If there’s one thing TWE’s whisky guru Duncan Ross loves as much as whisky, it’s westerns. So when he got the chance to talk about both at our latest tasting at Vinopolis, it’s fair to say he jumped at the chance. The theme for the tasting [...]

Top Picks at K&L California – Whisky News

Macallan 30 Year Old Single Malt 750ml – 6 available ($1,899.99) The mighty 30 year is never available long. 1997 Bunnahabhain Heavily Peated 16 Year Old K&L Exclusive Chieftain’s Single Barrel Cask Strength Single Malt Whisky 750ml ($129.99) When you hear about whisky “shortages,” we’re not necessarily referring to the idea that there’s less actual [...]

‘Spirits for Small Change’ raises over 6.5m yen

Post by Stefan Van Eycken, Tokyo‘Spirits for Small Change’ has just announced the results of their fundraising efforts (which included a whisky charity event held at BrewDog Roppongi and the online auction of the highly-limited Karuizawa …

A session that does not make any sense, Glen Ord forty years apart

Glen Ord 2004/2009 (46%, Carn Mor Vintage Collection, hogshead, cask #55, 1593 20cl bottles) – Glen Cawdor 1964/1983 (43%, Samaroli, sherry wood) – Pete and Jack

Isle of Arran The Devil’s Punch Bowl Chapter III at TB Watson “The Dram Busters” – Scotch Whisky News

“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 Devil. The inclusion of [...]

Isle of Skye “Take the Munro Challenge” – Scotch Whisky News

Get ready for a Munro Challenge? Isle of Skye Blended Scotch Whisky formed a fundraising partnership with Scottish Mountain Rescue last year to help support the many volunteers who work tirelessly to ensure that we can all enjoy Scotland’s mountains. As part of our fundraising activity, we teamed up with our friends at Tiso and [...]

Welcome to The Haig Club – Scotch Whisky News

Forget everything you thought you knew about Scotch. Haig Club is a new Single Grain Whisky developed in partnership between Diageo and global sporting icon David Beckham and british entrepreneur Simon Fuller. SINGLE GRAIN SCOTCH WHISKY Haig Club is made at Cameronbridge distillery in Scotland. The liquid has been crafted using a unique process that [...]

Kilchoman 2009 PX Finish Single Cask Abbey Whisky Exclusive – Scotch Whisky News

Kilchoman 2009 PX Finish Single Cask AW Exclusive To say we’re excited would be a huge understatement! Our very own cask of Kilchoman; and boy, it’s a beaut! Established in 2005, Kilchoman distillery holds true to tradition, it’s one of only a handful of distilleries to still practice floor maltings; they even grow their own [...]