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Irish Whiskey Association and Irish Distillers host industry mentoring event in Midleton Distillery – Irish Whiskey News

Irish Whiskey Association and Irish Distillers host industry mentoring event in Midleton Distillery Cooperage and Maturation workshop led by Irish Distillers’ experts  Midleton, Cork, Staff from 15 Irish whiskey distilleries took part in a landmark mentoring event in Irish Distillers’ Midleton Distillery as part of the Irish Whiskey Association’s (IWA) mentoring programme last week. The IWA […]


Keshav Prakash, the founder-curator of The Vault, inducted of The Keepers of the Quaich – Whisky News

Keshav Prakash, the founder-curator of The Vault, was recently inducted as a life member of The Keepers of the Quaich, an international society which was established by the Scotch Whisky industry to celebrate the outstanding commitment of those who produce and promote the world’s finest distilled spirit. This prestigious society takes its name from the […]


Old Pulteney & Speyburn Tasting at the Whisky Shop #SFO November 30th, 2017 – Scotch Whisky News

Thursday, November 30th 5-7PM: Single Malt & Chutney Tasting:  Old Pulteney & Speyburn  Join us for a tasting of Speyburn and Old Pulteney whiskies. We’ll be sampling some rare drams as well as new and best selling releases from both distilleries, with distillery representatives and whisky experts present to answer all your whisky questions.  Food […]


Do Scotch Whisky Regions Still Matter? asks Pat Dunlop of the Whisky Mafia – Scotch Whisky News

Do Scotch Whisky Regions Still Matter? Pat Dunlop of thewhiskymafia.com weighs in on the fiery debate. No matter which side of the fence you fall on, you’ll find something to enjoy in this fantastic blog post. Maps, stock photos of Michael Jacks…


Whisky Wednesday Reviews Amrut Peated Cask Strength – Indian Whisky News

Whisky Wednesday – Amrut Peated Cask Strength https://youtu.be/KOHeKxf3XZU Indian whisky is a combination of the very familiar, teamed with exotic and different approaches to flavour and maturation. Amrut has always been a favourite of mine, this example uses peated European barley that is imported into India, distilled and matured by themselves – the bottled at […]


Another little bag of undisclosed whiskies

Speyside 16 yo ?Black Friday? (54.6%, The Whisky Exchange, sherry butt, 582 bottles) – Mystery Speyside 25 yo (45%, Billy?s Whisky Barrel for G&B Whiskyfest Ostende, 2017) – Orkney 17 yo 2000/2017 (55.2%, North Star Spirits, bourbon hogshead/PX, 366 bo…


Another little bag of undisclosed whiskies

Speyside 16 yo ?Black Friday? (54.6%, The Whisky Exchange, sherry butt, 582 bottles) – Mystery Speyside 25 yo (45%, Billy?s Whisky Barrel for G&B Whiskyfest Ostende, 2017) – Orkney 17 yo 2000/2017 (55.2%, North Star Spirits, bourbon hogshead/PX, 366 bo…


R&B Distillers launches two new editions of The Tweeddale – Scotch Whisky News

R&B Distillers launches two new editions of The Tweeddale Award-winning craft whisky maker R&B Distillers has released two premium new whiskies: The Tweeddale The Evolution and The Tweeddale A Silent Character. The latest addition to theTweeddale collection, these characterful whiskies have each drawn inspiration from the brand’s fascinating heritage. Co-founder of R&B Distillers, Alasdair Day, […]


Scotch Malt Whisky Society “Festive surprises from The Vaults” – Scotch Whisky News

35.196: A Moroccan ‘snake cake’ Every home should have a special whisky on stand-by in the run up to Christmas.  Released online today, 35.196: A Moroccan ‘snake cake’ is the perfect bottling to break open with friends and family – or simply as a special treat for yourself. This 14-year-old dram comes from our Deep […]


The Whisky Show Old & Rare Tickets Now On-Sale – Scotch Whisky News

24-25 FEBRUARY 2018, 11.30AM 6.30PM THE GRAND CENTRAL HOTEL, GLASGOW TICKETS ON SALE NOW! BOOK YOUR TICKET ❯ With about 120 whiskies listed so far, we are well on our way to making The Whisky Show Old & Rare 2018 our best show yet. In among the ranks are late 19th-century whiskies and early 1900s’ […]