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Ralfy Publishes Ralfy Review #633 – Scotch Whisky News

Ralfy introduces a sweeter speyside malt with Ralfy Review 633 – Cragganmore single malt 12yo @40%vol


Two 1990 Bladnoch

Bladnoch 1990/2016 ?Apple Syllabub? (46%, Wemyss Malts, hogshead, 196 bottles) – Bladnoch 1990/2016 (47.2%, Sansibar and S Spirits Shop, sherry)


ARDBEG LAUNCHES KELPIE TO CELEBRATE ARDBEG DAY – Scotch Whisky News

ARDBEG LAUNCHES KELPIE TO CELEBRATE ARDBEG DAY   Ardbeg is set to bring Islay’s Festival of Music and Malt to a close on Ardbeg Day, the global celebration of the single malt’s untamed spirit. Ardbeg Day falls on Saturday, 3rd June 2017.  This year, in homage to the sea that surrounds the Distillery’s remote Scottish island […]


Independent, Family-owned Distillers support Traditional Skills as Apprentice Coopers Graduate – Scotch Whisky News

Top of the Cask  Independent, Family-owned Distillers support Traditional Skills as Apprentice Coopers Graduate  Independent, family-owned distillers William Grant & Sons has pledged its commitment to continuing traditional skills with plans to recruit two new apprentice coopers for its Girvan Distillery this year. The promise comes after the first two apprentice coopers in 24 years […]


The Glenturret “Fancy your own piece of whisky history?” – Scotch Whisky News

Damn what a good dram this is…” Last week, we released 170 limited edition, very special bottles of The Glenturret Jamieson’s Jigger Edition. At Glenturret, we wanted to celebrate Michael and his passion and dedication for his craft, and we want you to celebrate with us. Pick up your bottle of this limited edition, 29-year-old whisky now. […]


The Blind Truth Alternative Master Series at Keens SteakHouse New York City March 27th, 2017 – Scotch Whisky News

KEENS TASTING Alternative Masters Series Winter 2017 Join us for a tasting featuring “The Alternative Masters” of wine and spirits as chosen by another of America’s foremost spirits authorities, Spike McClure, Senior Master of Whisky. Monday, March 27th, 7:00 p.m. THE BLIND TRUTH  Please join us to unravel the mysteries of how both age and […]


Whisky News From K&L California – Whisky News

It’s that special time of year everyone! Perhaps the most exciting day of the Scotch whisky drinker’s schedule is the annual release of Ardbeg’s new committee bottling, a tradition at K&L that never gets old. We never know for sure what new concoction Ardbeg’s head of whisky creation Dr. Bill Lumsden will dream up, but […]


Whisky Wednesday Reviews GlenDronach 1992 – Scotch Whisky News

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9mWp3BH1nM4 GlenDronach 1992 – 22 Year Old Single Cask Such an awesome distillery and such an awesome selection of casks and standard releases. The special releases are fairly spectacular in their own right as well. This one is natural cask strength, natural colour, non-chill filtered and rather special to me. After having picked it up […]


Caol Ila again

Caol Ila 10 yo 2004/2013 (46%, Spirit of Scotland for Van Wees, refill bourbon barrel, cask #306464) – Caol Ila 10 yo 2004/2014 (46%, Spirit of Scotland for Van Wees, refill American hogshead, cask #306643) – Caol Ila 15 yo 2000/2016 (53%, Cadenhead, A…


A. SMITH BOWMAN DISTILLERY AWARDED for the SECOND YEAR IN A ROW – American Whiskey News

A. SMITH BOWMAN DISTILLERY AWARDED for the SECOND YEAR IN A ROW John J. Bowman Single Barrel Takes Honors “WORLD’S BEST BOURBON”              Fredericksburg, VIRGINIA (March 8, 2017) – For the second year in a row A. Smith Bowman Distillery was awarded the honor of “World’s Best Bourbon” by Whisky Magazine. However, this year’s award […]