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Scotch Malt Whisky Society Canada October 2017 Outturn – Scotch Whisky News

October Outturn is bursting with fruity feel-good flavours with 7 fresh single cask whiskies to taste and explore! CASK NO. 5.53  EXOTIC FRUITS AND EASTERN SPICE 16 years old; 2nd fill Sauternes hogshead; 60.1%; Sweet, fruity & mellow The nose has perfumed tropical fruits and polished wood, Peshwari naan, cigarette packets and Spanish bodegas. The […]

Two World Records Broken by Whisky Cask at Spink Auction – Scotch Whisky News

Two World Records Broken by Whisky Cask at Spink Auction  EDINBURGH — 4 October 2017 – A full cask of Macallan 1987 Single Malt Scotch whisky has fetched HK$2,928,000 (£282,890 or US$374839) at Spink China auction house, with Scottish whisky specialists Cask 88 acting as the advisor, setting a new world record for both the […]

Laphroaig 27 at Loch Fyne Whiskies – Scotch Whisky News

Limited Edition Laphroaig Since turning the grand old age of 200 (and not looking a day over 150), the only distillery with the Prince of Wales’ Royal Warrant has been releasing an annual series of limited editions showcasing the more mature side of the ‘most richly flavoured of all Scotch whiskies’. This year, the third […]

Whisky Wednesday Reviews Macallan Edition No. 3 – Scotch Whisky News  The New Macallan Edition No. 3!  A collaborative work from Bob Delagrno and Roja Dove. A wonderfully light and sweet style of Macallan with a long drying finish. Enjoy.  Whisky Reviews every Wednesday  

Two Glenlivet, sixty years apart

Glenlivet 2002/2017 (43%, Gordon & MacPhail, distillery label) – Glenlivet 1943/2013 (49.1%, Gordon & MacPhail, Private Collection, first fill sherry hogshead, cask #121, 40 decanters, issued 2017)

Iconic “lost” distilleries revived in major scotch investment – Scotch Whisky News

Iconic “lost” distilleries revived in major scotch investment The distilleries, which have been silent since they were closed in 1983, will be brought back into production through a £35 million investment by Diageo, the world’s leading Scotch whisky company.  In the 34 years since Brora and Port Ellen were closed, the whiskies they produced have […]


50 YEARS OF A UNIQUE SPIRIT: INTRODUCING LOCH LOMOND 50 YEAR OLD   Loch Lomond Distillery is to release its oldest and rarest single malt whisky. Limited to 60 decanters worldwide, the Loch Lomond 50 Year Old celebrates generations of dedication and craftsmanship and marks the pinnacle of the Loch Lomond Whiskies collection. Borne of a […]


STILL AUSTIN WHISKEY CO. OPENS ITS DOORS Grain-to-Glass Whiskey Distillery Launches in Austin City Limits   (Austin, TX) –Still Austin Whiskey Co. is now officially open in Austin, TX. They are a “grain-to-glass” distillery, producing craft whiskey made 100% from scratch using local ingredients. Helmed by CEO, Chris Seals, and distillery co-founders, Sal and Joanna Salinas, […]

Whisky-Online Auctions September Auction Results 2017 – Whisky News

Whisky-Online Auctions September Auction Results 2017  Cast your mind back, if you will, to July and recall how we all gawped at two casks of 1993 Macallan upon which the hammer finally fell at £55,900 and £52,600. Madness we cried. Well, last night a similar pair of casks fetched £90,600 and £82,100 a piece (although […]

NEW 2018 Edition of the Malt Whisky Yearbook – Whisky News

This year covering 501 distilleries around the world! The Distillery Section completely revised with all the latest news. The chapter on Distilleries Around the Globe now bigger than ever. New exciting articles by distinguished writers such as Charles MacLean, Gavin D Smith, Neil Ridley, Jonny McCormick, Dominic Roskrow and Ian Wisniewski Completely new Japanese chapter by […]