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Yamazaki 2017 Limited Edition Unveiled for Pre-order – Japanese Whisky News

Yamazaki 2017 Limited Edition Unveiled for Pre-order TOKYO — May 2017 – dekantā is the only online retailer offering Japanese whisky fans the chance to be the first tasters of Yamazaki’s highly anticipated limited edition bottle.  Shoppers at dekantā will be among the first to sample Suntory’s Yamazaki Limited Edition release for 2017, as the world’s […]


The Whisky Exchange “What is Blended Whisky” – Scotch Whisky News

There are a confusing number of types of Scotch whisky. From single malts to vatted grains and blended whisky, people call whisky lots of different things. This month we’re focusing on blended whisky, so it’s time to answer some questions and dispel the myths about the most popular type of whisky in the world. What […]


Schedule for Campbeltown Malts Festival 2017 – Scotch Whisky News

Campbeltown Malts Festival 2017 Full Schedule  With only a few days to go until the Campbeltown Malts Festival 2017, the excitement is reaching extreme levels here in Campbeltown and we can’t wait to welcome visitors from across the globe next week. At the moment, the weather is looking to be on our side so fingers […]


Springbank 9yo Sauternes (57.1%) is available now! – Scotch Whisky News

Springbank 9yo Sauternes (57.1%) is available now! Please email: society@springbank.scot The details you need to know are: Springbank 9 years old Cask type: Fresh Sauternes Hogsheads Distilled: November 2007 Bottled: May 2017 Strength: 57.1% Approximately 1100 bottles Price: £45.00 per bottle. ———— Tasting notes Nose: Dunnage warehouse; bruised fruits, sun dried raisins and treacle toffee […]


Oban “Limited Edition” 18 Year Old at K&L California – Scotch Whisky News

Oban “Limited Edition” 18 Year Old West Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky (750ml) (Elsewhere $150) Drier, less toffee and fruit, more dried spice and oak when compared to the standard Oban 14 year old. A beautiful combination of rich, nutty toffee balanced by polished oak, salt, pepper, seaweed, distant smoke, and dried fruit. Somewhat oily […]


Ralfy Publishes Ralfy Review #651 – Scotch Whisky News

Ralfy forgets the malt-mark in Ralfy Review 651 – Glengoyne 14yo @ 40%vol (Marks & Spencer)


Five rums as they come

Secret Distillery 18 yo 1999/2017 (46%, Van Wees, Ultimatum, Nicaragua, barrel #50, 333 bottles) – Black Rock 16 yo 2000/2017 (57.6%, The Whisky Barrel, Rabbie?s Rum, Barbados, cask #18 BRS) – Botran 15 yo ?Reserva Solera? (40%, OB, Guatemala, +/-2017)…


Jura Bottles a Festival of European Flavours with new Limited Edition Malt – Scotch Whisky News

Jura Bottles a Festival of European Flavours with new Limited Edition Malt Jura marks annual whisky festival by bringing the spirit of the Douro Valley to the Isle of Jura in new Limited Edition ‘Tastival’ 2017 bottling Jura Single Malt Whisky today, 11th May, announces the launch of its Tastival 2017 bottling, a unique Limited […]


IrishAmerican Whiskey Wins Gold at America’s Largest Wine & Spirits Convention – Irish Whiskey News

IrishAmerican Whiskey Wins Gold at America’s Largest Wine & Spirits Convention IrishAmerican Whiskey have been awarded a Double Gold and a Silver medal at the Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) 74th Annual Convention & Exposition in Grande Lakes Orlando which took place from April 18-21, 2017. IrishAmerican was the only Irish whiskey to […]


BARTON 1792 DISTILLERY BOURBON AWARDED GOLD AT 2017 SAN FRANCISCO WORLD SPIRITS COMPETITION – American Whiskey News

BARTON 1792 DISTILLERY BOURBON AWARDED GOLD AT 2017 SAN FRANCISCO WORLD SPIRITS COMPETITION Four other Barton 1792 whiskies awarded silver  BARDSTOWN, kENTUCKY (May 11, 2017) –The results from the 2017 San Francisco World Spirits Competition are in and Barton 1792 Distillery received a gold medal for its 1792 Sweet Wheat Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey. In […]