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Whisky An’A’That Festival 2017 – Quaich Winner – Scotch Whisky News

Whisky An’A’That 2017 Festival Quaich Challenge Robbie’s Drams Whisky Merchants are delighted to announce the winning results from last weeks festival. These whiskies were chosen by the attendees on the day as their favourites and over 80% of our discerning guests cast a vote. First Place Glenfiddich 21 Year Old Gran Reserva Single Malt Scotch […]


Scotch Malt Whisky Society “MEMBERSHIP & 112.14 OFFER” – Scotch Whisky News

‘Funky, feisty and youthful’, three words that a friend or loved one may be over the moon to hear. We’re offering Society membership plus this sweet, fruity and mellow 8-year-old whisky for only £80. The perfect gift for the fun-loving whisky enthusiast, especially with Father’s Day fast approaching VIEW OFFER The Scotch Malt Whisky Society, […]


Malternatives the quest goes on

Coruba ?N.P.U.? (74%, OB, Jamaica, +/-2017) – Caroni 16 yo ?Ancient Mariner? (54%, Trinidad, +/-2012) – Darsa 9 yo 2007/2013 (43%, Compagnie des Indes, Guatemala, cask #GOS13, 371 bottles) – Cadenhead’s Classic Rum (50%, Cadenhead, blend, +/-2017) – Wo…


Age is but a number, a whisky tasting with Carn Mor in Perth – Scotch Whisky News

Age is but a number, a whisky tasting with Carn Mor in Perth by Paul Maclean of Whisky Tours Age is but a number, they must have been thinking about me! A whisky evening at Exel in Perth, with Peter MacKay (Morrison MacKay), Keron and Denise of Exel, with a number of whisky lovers, plus […]


SMWS Ardmore Old And New

Ardmore 12 yo 2003/2016 (61.4%, Scotch Malt Whisky Society, #66.88, ?Smoky, spiky sangria?, exclusive to Queen Street, 204 bottles) – Ardmore 20 yo 1985/2005 (54.8%, Scotch Malt Whisky Society, #66.16, ?A bountiful dram?)


Sazerac Company Unveils New Southern Comfort Plans – American Whiskey News

Sazerac Company Unveils New Southern Comfort Plans New Packaging, Positioning, Bringing Whiskey Back and New 80 Proof Black Label Offering All Set To Drive Brand’s Global Acceleration  New Orleans, LA (May 30, 2017) – Southern Comfort has officially found its way back to New Orleans with a revamped package and new positioning, tabbed “The Spirit […]


EXCLUSIVE FEIS ILE 2017 AUCTION NOW LIVE! – Scotch Whisky News

EXCLUSIVE FEIS ILE 2017 AUCTION NOW LIVE! Hot on the heels of last week’s festival is our Feis Ile 2017 Auction, featuring a range of bottles available during the week long celebration of all things Islay.  If you couldn’t make it over to the Island here is your chance to pick up one of the […]


The Springbank Society CAMPBELTOWN Malts Festival 2018 – Scotch Whisky News

Since we have now fully recovered from the 2017 Campbeltown Malts Festival, we thought it was time to share the 2018 date with you all. We are delighted to let you know that the 2018 Campbeltown Malts Festival will run from Wednesday 23rd – Friday 25th May.  Once again, the festival will celebrate the quality […]


Scotch Malt Whisky Society “June Outturn: Our Top Five Picks” -Scotch Whisky News

FAVOURITE FOODIE CHARACTERS With members taking a massive bite from June Outturn, we’re recommending our top five foodie favourites still available to buy online. For those hungry for more, explore over 100 different single cask bottlings in our online shop. BROWSE The Scotch Malt Whisky Society, The Vaults, 87 Giles Street, Leith EH6 6BZ Contact: […]


Mark’s Whisky Ramblings 165: Maverick 23 Year Old 1993 Blended Malt for MMM – Scotch Whisky News

Mark’s Whisky Ramblings 165: Maverick 23 Year Old 1993 Blended Malt for MMM Mark Dermul, Belgian whisky blogger, releases another one of his own bottlings, together with his buddy Manny. The second release of 2017 in the Galaxy Series by MMM – Mark & Manny’s Malts – is a special one. A blended malt of […]