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Stillhouse Whiskey Redefines “Travel Size” with Release of New 375 mL “Roadie” – American Whiskey News

Stillhouse Whiskey Redefines “Travel Size” with Release of New 375 mL “Roadie”  Award-winning 100% Clear Corn American Whiskey Made Even More Portable  LOS ANGELES, CA (April 4, 2017) – Stillhouse Spirits Co. today introduced a new 375 mL version of the brand’s award-winning Stillhouse whiskey. Filled with America’s Finest clear corn whiskey, this flask-sized version […]

Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Canada April 2017 Outturn – Scotch Whisky News

April Outturn brings a feast for the senses with 7 adventurous single casks to spark conversation and imagination.  Get cracking on our Easter drams! CASK No. 36.118  CAVORTING IN FLOWER MEADOWS 12 years old; 1st fill barrel; 59.9%; Sweet, fruity & mellow The nose suggests strawberry marshmallows, Jelly Tots and candy necklaces in flower meadows […]

Kilchoman Loch Gorm 2017 Release at Abbey Whisky – Scotch Whisky News

Now taking orders for Kilchoman Loch Gorm 2017 Release! Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky ~ Distillery Bottling The 2017 Loch Gorm from Kilchoman distillery, the oldest release from the Loch Gorm series to date. Always a popular annual release, the whisky has been created from Islay spirit exclusively matured in Oloroso sherry butts since 2009. […]

The Whisky Shop “Dare you dabble in the Black Arts?” – Scotch Whisky News

Bruichladdich Black Art 5 The 5th in the series of cuvees personally selected by the Head Distiller from all corners of the Bruichladdich warehouse, Black Art 5 is an unpeated Islay single malt originally distilled in 1992 and matured for 24 years. Only 12,000 individually numbered bottles have been produced, non chill-filtered at a cask […]

Whisky Wednesday – Thomas H. Handy Vertical Tasting – American Whiskey News Rye, oh rye! Hello everybody, as all of you know, i’m quite a fan of the American side of whisky, it’s a very important thing in my whisky development. From the start, American whisky was something that was readily available and provided me with some great memories. Rye, however, is a totally different case. […]

A whole bag of really old grain whiskies

Carsebridge 40 yo (46.3%, Cadenhead, World Whiskies, bourbon hogshead, 78 bottles, 2017) – Carsebridge 40 yo 1976/2016 (53.7%, Douglas Laing, Xtra Old Particular, cask #11529, 230 bottles) – Cambus 40 yo 1976/2016 (53.1%, Douglas Laing, Xtra Old Partic…

Manager of Iconic Retail Shop Joins Exclusive Scotch Whisky Society – Scotch Whisky News

Manager of iconic retail shop joins exclusive Scotch whisky society  A retail shop manager, who has been enthusing visitors for nine years in one of the world’s most renowned whisky shops, has become a Keeper of the Quaich at an exclusive ceremony at Blair Castle, Perthshire. Mark Angus, retail manager at Gordon & MacPhail’s historic […]

The Whisky Exchange “Method and Madness – the new face of Irish whiskey” – Irish Whiskey News

Method and Madness – the new face of Irish whiskey The Irish whiskey industry is in fine fettle. Many new distilleries are planned across the country, and there’s an exciting new project from the biggest name in the business: Irish Distillers. I visited Ireland to get the lowdown on the project – Method and Madness […]

The Whisky Shop “Bunnahabhain Ceobanach and more!” – Scotch Whisky News

New Release Bunnahabhain Ceobanach Bunnahabhain Ceòbanach (meaning “smoky mist”) is a small batch peated expression from one of Islay’s few (typically) unpeated distilleries. This latest release is matured in ex-bourbon casks and bottled non chill-filtered. Intensely pungent and phenolic on the nose, with smoke, light tar, oak and seaweed. The palate brings sweet maltiness, tangy […]

Pürgeist Bavarian Whiskey at The Whisky Shop #SFO – Whiskey News

Saturday, April 29th 12-3PM Pürgeist Bavarian Whiskey Pürgeist Bavarian hop-flavored whiskey is a hopped whiskey inspired by the Bavarian tradition of distilling beer. It is a dry and smooth sipping whisky that showcases the characteristics of both malt and hops. As delicious as it is unique, Pürgeist is made with no caramel color, no chill-filtration, no […]