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Elijah Craig 12 & 18 Years Old Bourbon For Sale – American Whiskey News

Elijah Craig Single Barrel 18 Years Old Bourbon

 
 
 
 
 
Gift Boxed
Duty Stamped if Required
3 Bottles in Case
75 Cl Bottle Size
45% Alcohol
 Only 60 CASES AVAILABLE
CASE PRICE £140.00
Elijah Craig Small Batch 12 Years Old Bourbon

 
 
 
 
 
Gift Boxed
Duty Stamped if Required
12 Bottles in Case
70 Cl Bottle Size
47% Alcohol (94 Proof)
 Only 50 CASES AVAILABLE
CASE PRICE £176.00
Trentino Distribution
email winesales@runbox.com
More information from www.heaven-hill.com
Enough for [...]


Mackmyra, the United States, this Spring!

We just heard from our contact at Mackmyra, the impressive distillery from Sweden. Although they have been delayed by governmental red tape here in the U.S., they are still planning on launching their whisky in New York this Spring. This is great news! Representatives from the distillery will be in New York in early May.
I [...]


Review: Black Bull 40 year old blended scotch

Black Bull, 40 year old, 40.2%, $250
A whopping 90% malt and 10% grain whisky. Soft with the oak remarkably restrained for its age. Soothingly sweet, with toffee apple, vanilla-spiked sponge cake, nougat, butterscotch, sultana, and cut grass. A peppering of cinnamon and coconut throughout, with teasing, gentle polished oak on the finish. Deftly balanced and [...]


Tasting three Glen Elgin

Glen Elgin 25 yo 1984/2009 (48.7%, The Whisky Agency, bourbon hogshead, 244 bottles) – Glen Elgin 26 yo 1980/2007 (47.8%, Scotch Single Malt Club for The Scots Whisky Forum, bottling No.4, cask #3465, 111 bottles) – Glen Elgin 16yo (58.5%, OB, +/- 2009) – MUSIC: Bob Log III


Bunnahabhain NAS ‘Mòine’ (58.4%, OB, Brown Label, 642 Bts., Feis Ile 2009) – Scotch Whisky Tasting Note

Bunnahabhain NAS ‘Mòine’ (58.4%, OB, Brown Label,  642 Bts., Feis Ile 2009)
This limited Mòine edition by Master Distiller Ian MacMillan, has endeavored to replicate that peated essence, using single malt spirit that’s not left the island for a second between distillation in 2003 and bottling in 2009.
This limited edition is finished in Oloroso Sherry butts [...]


Talisker Bounty Boat – The Very First Authentic Re-enactment of Captain Bligh’s Voyage – Scotch Whisky News

 

On Friday (April 9th), all eyes were on four brave, adrenalin-fuelled adventurers at the official launch of the Talisker Bounty Boat expedition in Sydney, Australia.  The four-man international crew, bound for remote Tonga, where the voyage begins, bad farewell to family and friends as they prepared to set sail on the first ever authentic recreation [...]


Woodford Reserve and Tiffany & Co. Unveil World’s Most Exclusive Mint Julep – American Whiskey News

Woodford Reserve® Bourbon Unveils World’s Most Exclusive Mint Julep Cup
Proceeds from 73 collectible Tiffany & Co. silver cups to benefit Barnstable-Brown Kentucky Diabetes & Obesity Center
Louisville, Ky., April 12, 2010 – Woodford Reserve bourbon will celebrate the glamour and glitz of the Kentucky Derby® with the Ultimate Kentucky Derby Luxury:  the world’s most exclusive mint [...]


The Jolly Toper Goes Global at the Tolbooth Tavern April 15th – World Whisky News

April 15th Thursday: World Whiskies
£21.50/18.50
India- Amrut Fusion single malt 50%
Japan- Super Nikka blend 43%
Australia- Lark single malt 43%
Canada- Lot No. 40 40%
USA- (The USA sample seems to have been cancelled)
Europe- Freise Hynder, Holland
Future dates:-
29th April, 13th May Highland Park, 27th May, Sunday 2.30pm 30th May £38/35, 10th June Anonymous Islay malts 43% The Ileach 12yo [...]


LATE BREAKING NEWS – The Wild Scotsman Is Holding A Tasting – Scotch Whisky News

Scotch Tasting at The Naked Grape Sewickley, PA by Jeffrey Topping
Come join me in Sewickley, PA at The Naked Grape for an evening of Scotch and food.
We will be sampling:
Wild Scotsman 15yr Vatted Scotch Malt- PA Code: 5779
Wild Scotsman 12yr Royal Lochnagar -PA Code: 55294
John McDougall’s 15yr Bladnoch -PA Code: 5778
Location:
The Naked Grape
515 Broad Street
Sewickley, [...]


Federal in Boston Is having A SALE – Scotch Whisky News

Federal Wine & Spirits 
April 13, 2010  
 
Scotch Tasting & Sale
Thursday April 15, 2010
5:00 P.M. & 6:00 P.M.
We’ve got too much of some very good malts!
Limited to stock instore- When they’re gone, they’re gone
Will This be the best tasting of the year? You tell me!!!!
Reg Sale
Bladnoch 15 Y.O. 53.5% $124.99 – $104.99 U.S. Distillery Approved selection.
Hedonism Grain [...]