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E.H. TAYLOR SMALL BATCH RECEIVES DOUBLE GOLD AT 2017 SAN FRANCISCO WORLD SPIRITS COMPETITION – American Whiskey News

E.H. TAYLOR SMALL BATCH RECEIVES DOUBLE GOLD AT 2017 SAN FRANCISCO WORLD SPIRITS COMPETITION Judges award Buffalo Trace Distillery spirits with two Double Gold, 12 total medal  FRANKFORT, Franklin County, Ky (May 10, 2017) E.H. Taylor Small Batch Bourbon and William Larue Weller Bourbon each received Double Gold medals at the 17th annual San Francisco […]


Three Port Charlotte

Port Charlotte 10 yo ?Second Edition? (50%, OB, 2016) – Port Charlotte 2007/2016 ?CC:01? (57.8%, OB, Travel Retail Exclusive, ex-Cognac casks) – Port Charlotte 12 yo (56.2%, Ralfy.com, sherry hogshead, cask #941, 233 bottles)


HOW NEAT! TOMATIN REVEAL THE “INGREDIENTS” OF SCOTLAND FOR WORLD WHISKY DAY – Scotch Whisky News

HOW NEAT! TOMATIN REVEAL THE “INGREDIENTS” OF SCOTLAND FOR WORLD WHISKY DAY In celebration of World Whisky Day (May 20th), Tomatin Distillery has revealed the “ingredients” of Scotland – home of Scotch whisky. The distillery, located in the Scottish Highlands, commissioned leading DNA experts Source BioScience to investigate the genetic composition of Scotland’s 5.3 million […]


Glengoyne “SECURE YOUR PLACE AT OUR 2017 LIVE TASTING” – Scotch Whisky News

Secure your place at our 2017 Live tasting Calling all whisky enthusiasts, we’ve got the perfect prize for two. In celebration of World Whisky Day, we will be giving away 7 pairs of tickets to an exclusive Live Tasting at Glengoyne Distillery on August 24th at 7pm. Enter our one of a kind competition to […]


Ivan Menezes becomes new Chairman of Movement to Work – Whisky News

Ivan Menezes becomes new Chairman of Movement to Work CEO of Diageo succeeds founder Marc Bolland, ex-CEO of M&S  Movement to Work, a coalition of Britain’s leading employers tackling youth unemployment through high quality vocational training and work placements, today welcomed its new Chairman, Ivan Menezes, CEO of Diageo. It also paid tribute to its […]


TWB 10th Anniversary Exclusive: Irish Cooley, 13 Year Old, 2003, Exclusive Malts – Irish Whiskey News

Exclusive 10th Anniversary Bottling #1 We are very excited by this! Today marks the first exclusive whiskey release of the year to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of The Whisky Barrel (see our recent blog to see what we are celebrating). First and foremost, here at The Whisky Barrel we specialise in Scotch Whisky. But we thought […]


The Pride of the Highlands at The Whisky Shop – Scotch Whisky News

This week The Whisky Shop welcomes the arrival of the oldest single malt ever released by the Highland distillery of Glenmorangie. Aged 41 years, Glenmorangie Pride 1974 was laid down in the same year that Muhammad Ali beat George Foreman in the Rumble in the Jungle, Richard Nixon became the first US President to resign […]


Douglas Laing Old Particular at Milroys of Soho – Scotch Whisky News

-New to store- Douglas Laing  Old Particular Douglas Laing’s “Old Particular” is a particularly unique series of individually hand-selected aged Single Cask Malts and Single Cask Single Grains from all over Scotland. Each is bottled exactly the way the distiller intended: Without colouring, or chill-filtration. From the renowned Campbeltown distiller, this Springbank 18 year single […]


Ralfy Publishes Whisky Review #650 – Scotch Whisky News

Ralfy appreciates 17 years with Ralfy Review 650 – Craigellachie 17yo @46%vol


Little names, today three Glen Spey

Glen Spey 12 yo (43%, OB, Flora & Fauna, +/-2015) – Glen Spey 13 yo 2000/2014 (46%, Berry Bros & Rudd, cask #263) – Glen Spey 1991/2015 (56.1%, Pearls of Scotland, cask #800276, 318 bottles)