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Rebel Yell® Bourbon Releases 2017 Edition of Single Barrel and Announces New Option for Rebel Yell Small Batch Rye – American Whiskey News

Rebel Yell® Bourbon Releases 2017 Edition of Single Barrel and Announces New Option for Rebel Yell Small Batch Rye Brand sees tremendous growth and earns accolades  (St. Louis) May 4, 2017 – Rebel Yell® Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey has released the 2017 edition of its highly sought-after Rebel Yell® Single Barrel, meticulously aged for a […]


News From Glenfarclas Distillery – Scotch Whisky News

We are delighted to announce the launch of our new website glenfarclas.com This marks a significant step forward in an era where information is sought after in a quick and innovative manner; something we hope to have achieved with our mobile and desktop friendly website. This online platform will educate not just our current family of […]


Scotch Malt Whisky Society “May Outturn: Whisky With Bite” – Scotch Whisky News

THINK FLAVOUR May Outturn sees us launch an exploration into flavour, partnering with experts from different food and drinks fields to help us to ‘think flavour’ when it comes to enjoying our whisky. With a little help from our Flavour Fanatics, we’re experimenting with different taste sensations and enhancing our sensory skills. This First Friday […]


Glenallachie 20 Year Old 1996 Signatory Highland #5260 & #5261 at The Whisky Barrel – Scotch Whisky News

Glenallachie 20 Year Old 1996 Signatory Highland #5260 & #5261 Glenallachie 20 Year Old 1996 vintage Speyside single malt Scotch whisky. Matured in hogsheads #5260 & #5261 bottled January 2017 by Signatory Vintage for the Highland series. Glenallachie is a Speyside distillery sitting on the eastern edge of Ben Rinnes mountain where it is rather […]


Milroys of Soho “The Great Whisky Debate PART 1″ – Scotch Whisky News

The Great Whisky Debate PART 1 Step aside Mr Dimbleby, its time to talk Whisky. Guests on our expert panel are Colin Dunn- Whisky ambassador, Diaggeo Duncan Ross  – “A walking Whisky encyclopedia” Edward Bates – Multifaceted Whisky aficionado and skilled writer. Milroy’s very own  GM Patrick will play host and intermediate between guests and the panel. Guests will […]


Malternatives, Foursquare by eight

Doorly?s 5 yo (40%, OB, Barbados, +/-2017) – Doorly?s 12 yo (40%, OB, Barbados, +/-2017) – Foursquare 11 yo ?Zinfandel Cask Blend? (43%, OB, Barbados, 2015) – Four Square 2004/2013 (43%, Bristol Classic Rum, Barbados) – Four Square 14 yo 2001/2016 (46%…


Taking a donder around Belfast whisky scene with a pal – Irish Whiskey News

Taking a donder around Belfast whisky scene with a pal. This is a blog written by Paul McLean, who went around various locations with Mark Burgess. Flew myself over to Belfast, checked into the hotel, dumped bags and had a dram. A quick call to Mark to ensure we are ok for a dram or […]


Just Whisky Auction Live Now – 42nd Auction – Whisky News

Just Whisky Auction Live Now – 42nd Auction Ends 21st May from 8pm UK Time   This is a quick heads up to let you know the latest Just Whisky Auction is now Live! We’re really excited to bring you some of the most collectable and interesting bottles around, including new releases from Glenfarclas, Glenfiddich, […]


Two Naked Rosebank

Rosebank 11 yo 1990/2001 (46%, Murray McDavid for Dominick McGeehan) – Rosebank 1985/1994 (61.3%, Scotch Malt Whisky Society, #25.8)


Celebrating 10 Years of The Whisky Barrel – Whisky News

The Whisky Barrel – 2007 Vintage; 10 Years Old As you may have noticed already 2017 is a big year for us here at The Whisky Barrel. We are now a 10 year old – a 2007 vintage online whisky specialist shop. Wow! We haven’t made too big a song and dance about this date […]