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Tamdhu Unveils Limited Edition ‘Lantern’ Tin – Scotch Whisky News

Tamdhu Unveils Limited Edition ‘Lantern’ Tin Tamdhu Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky has released a special edition lantern-shaped whisky gift tin, inspired by its 1897 Victorian roots. The limited edition Tamdhu 10 Year Old Lantern tins are designed to showcase the distinctive and elegant Tamdhu bottle shape. Iain Weir, Tamdhu Brand Director, commented:  “The new […]


Secret Spirits Finalist Up for Award – Whisky News

Secret Spirits is amongst the 5 finalists vying for the Chamber of Commerce Small Business week Innovation award. This award acknowledges outstanding innovation and is typically awarded to companies that forever change the landscape of their industries. With their Scotch Whisky Advent Calendar and Rum’s Revenge Treasure Chest, Secret Spirits is changing the way spirit […]


The 2017 Compass Box “Single Double” at K&L California – Scotch Whisky News

The 2017 Compass Box “Single Double” At Whiskyfest last week we had the good fortune to meet up with John Glaser of Compass Box and in the snagged a few more bottles of the 2017 version of “The Single Double.” A blend of a single malt from the Glen Elgin distillery and a single grain […]


Compass Box Tasting Saturday, October 21st at The Whisky Shop #SFO – Scotch Whisky News

Saturday, October 21st, 12-3PM: Compass Box Start your weekend with a whisky tasting, courtesy of the award-winning Compass Box Distillery! Lavishing care on both their whiskies and the bottles they’re presented in, Compass Box is well known for the quality of their drams, as well as their dedication to transparency. Click Here to RSVP   


Rums that came in

Diamond 14 yo 2003/2017 (43%, Compagnie des Indes, Guyana, cask #GD040, 368 bottles) – Karukera 2011/2017 ?Double Maturation? (54.1%, OB, Guadeloupe, agricole, 342 bottles) – Neisson 15 yo 2000 (48%, OB, Martinique, agricole, batch 2, 2016) – Barbancou…


Vignettes ‘Moments in Whisky’ Trip to Islay by Mark Dermul – Part 1 of 4 – Scotch Whisky News

Trip to Islay – Part 1 of 4 by Mark Dermul End of September 2017 my wife Sofie and two friends (Niek & Ilse) joined me for trip to Islay, that mythical whisky island on the west coast of Scotland. It will be a trip long remembered. Therefor, I gladly share it with you. Now… […]


A Pair Of Clynelish

Clynelish 1996/2013 (46%, Gordon & MacPhail, Connoisseur?s Choice) – Clynelish 21 yo 1983/2004 (56.9%, Dun Bheagan, hogsheads, casks #2552-2553, 516 bottles)


R&B Distillers win a gold medal in Scottish Field Reader’s Panel Whisky Challenge – Scotch Whisky News

R&B Distillers is delighted to announce that Borders Highland Single Grain whisky has been awarded a gold medal at the Scottish Field Reader’s Panel Whisky Challenge. The young whisky was placed ahead of Sanaig from Kilchoman Distillery and is now in the runnings for Whisky Of The Year’ at the Scottish Field Grand Final.   Scottish Field Magazine invited ten of their readers – from whisky […]


R&B Distillers win a gold medal in Scottish Field Reader’s Panel Whisky Challenge – Scotch Whisky News

R&B Distillers is delighted to announce that Borders Highland Single Grain whisky has been awarded a gold medal at the Scottish Field Reader’s Panel Whisky Challenge. The young whisky was placed ahead of Sanaig from Kilchoman Distillery and is now in the runnings for Whisky Of The Year’ at the Scottish Field Grand Final. Scottish Field Magazine invited ten of their readers – from whisky […]


Brown-Forman Makes Commitment to Barrel Making with Investment; Modernization of Facility Requires Reduced Workforce in 2019 – American Whiskey News

  Brown-Forman Makes Commitment to Barrel Making with Investment; Modernization of Facility Requires Reduced Workforce in 2019 LOUISVILLE, KY, September 14, 2017 – Brown-Forman Corporation announced today that it will invest $45 million in the Brown-Forman Cooperage in Louisville, Kentucky. The investment will modernize the Cooperage, reduce operating cost by improving efficiency, and allow the […]