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WordPress 4.9.4 Maintenance Release

WordPress 4.9.4 is now available. This maintenance release fixes a severe bug in 4.9.3, which will cause sites that support automatic background updates to fail to update automatically, and will require action from you (or your host) for it to be updated to 4.9.4. Four years ago with WordPress 3.7 “Basie”, we added the ability […]


Another Bunnahabhain session

Bunnahabhain 28 yo 1989/2017 (45.8%, Sansibar, bourbon, 233 bottles) – Bunnahabhain 1987/2017 ?The Viceroy?s Elixir? (46%, Wemyss Malts, butt, 579 bottles) – Bunnahabhain 12 yo (55.5%, OB for 10th Anniversary Quaich Bar Singapore, oloroso, 332 bottles)…


CHIVAS HARNESSES COMMUNITY SPIRIT IN SEARCH FOR THE 2018 CHIVAS MASTERS GLOBAL CHAMPION – Scotch Whisky News

CHIVAS HARNESSES COMMUNITY SPIRIT IN SEARCH FOR THE 2018 CHIVAS MASTERS GLOBAL CHAMPION APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR BARTENDERS WHO CREATIVELY CAPTURE THE SPIRIT OF THEIR COMMUNITY 8th January, 2018: Chivas Regal, the world’s first luxury whisky, has launched its search for the 2018 Chivas Masters Global Champion. Now in its fifth year, the Chivas Masters is a […]


PERNOD RICARD SETS WORLDWIDE ENVIRONMENT-FRIENDLY EXAMPLE – Scotch Whisky News

PERNOD RICARD SETS WORLDWIDE ENVIRONMENT-FRIENDLY EXAMPLE Following a global shift against the use of single use plastic straws, due to their harmful impact on our environment and oceans, Pernod Ricard is leading by example by banning the use of plastic straws and stirrers in any part of its business. A straw which is only used […]


SPRINGBANK & CADENHEAD WHISKY TASTING – THURSDAY 15TH MARCH 2018 – Scotch Whisky News

SPRINGBANK & CADENHEAD WHISKY TASTING – THURSDAY 15TH MARCH 2018 And so another year of tastings begins!  To start the ball rolling on Thursday 15th March we will be welcoming Grant  Macpherson and Mitch Graham of Springbank Distillers and Cadenhead Independent Bottlers – Scotland’s oldest independent family owned distillery and oldest independent bottlers respectively! If […]


David Nicholson American Whiskies at Milroys of Soho – American Whiskey News

DAVID NICHOLSON, 1843, 50%, 75CL £42.95 Named after a grocer in Kentucky, this revived brand showcases some excellent juice that is a smooth sipper as well has having great versatility for all bourbon related tipples. Great wheated mashbill giving a slightly leathery mouthfeel. A lovely aroma of pecan pie dominates the nose. Buy David Nicholson […]


Scotch Malt Whisky Society “Cupid Drams” – Scotch Whisky News

STRAIGHT TO YOUR HEART Cupid draw back your bow, and let your arrow flow… February Outturn brings 20 rare and romantic drams that are sure to go straight to your heart. To find your perfect match, simply search for your favourite flavour profile and take note of the number. Or browse through the bottling list […]


WordPress 4.9.3 Maintenance Release

WordPress 4.9.3 is now available. This maintenance release fixes 34 bugs in 4.9, including fixes for Customizer changesets, widgets, visual editor, and PHP 7.2 compatibility. For a full list of changes, consult the list of tickets and the changelog. Download WordPress 4.9.3 or visit Dashboard → Updates and click “Update Now.” Sites that support automatic […]


New Highland Park The Dark and others

Highland Park 17 yo ?The Dark? (52.9%, OB, 28,000 bottles, 2018) – Highland Park 2005/2014 (56.6%, Gordon & MacPhail, Cask Strength, first fill bourbon barrels, casks #2823, 2824, 2825) – Orkney 15 yo 2002/2017 (58.7%, Archives, refill hogshead, 270 bo…


Diageo Distillery visitor Centres hit record high – Scotch Whisky News

Diageo Distillery visitor Centres hit record high Scotch Whisky Attractions Help Drive Scottish Tourism Scotch whisky tourism is in good spirits at the turn of 2018, as latest figures reveal a record year of visitors to Diageo distilleries across Scotland, according to new figures released today. Over the past 12 months (January 2017 – December […]