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#Change – Scotch Whisky News

Hello Society, Happy new year! As you will have noticed already, this is NOT a full newsletter, rather I just wanted to tell you all about the day I have been having. I am sure many of you will have noticed, we have been teasing a #change on social media for the last month. We […]


#DAVINTT2 Canadian Whisky Twitter Tasting and Treasure Hunt – Canadian Whisky News

#DAVINTT2 Canadian Whisky Twitter Tasting and Treasure Hunt  After three Sunday of Canadian whisky Twitter tastings and talk it’s down to the wire for the Canadian whisky treasure hunt.  Those who were there know the rules.  Everyone loves prizes so if you want to join now go to #DavinTT2 on Twitter and see what we [...]


#GGDrambassador The Mystery Glen Garioch 48% – Scotch Whisky Mystery

The Mystery Glen Garioch 48% #GGDrambassador The nose presents tree fruit, slightly over ripe, followed by some really nice oak spice notes. There’s some candle wax lurking in the back ground or maybe even bee’s wax but it’s a welcome addition to the complexity. The taste is wonderfully sweet, like rich honey, along with the oak [...]


#loveBowmore CONTEST! – Scotch Whisky News

  #loveBowmore Valentine’s Day is traditionally a time for flowers and chocolate. This year, however, we would like to change that. We would like to invite you to a very special pre-Valentine’s ‘whisky date’ with our own Master Blender, Rachel Barrie, and a selection of the great and the good from the world of whisky. [...]


$26,000 Bottle of Glenfiddich Stolen! – Scotch Whisky News

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"Red can make you a whale! A really grand whale!"

V. Valenti has posted loads of vintage Japanese ads on flickr and few are more fascinating than the 1960s Suntory Red adverts that I posted about in December. With Vinnie’s permission I have translated the copy of some more of the adverts.&nbsp…


"Spirits for Small Change" 2nd Edition, July 3rd BrewDog Roppongi

Post by Stefan Van Eycken, Tokyo日本語は以下に続きます (Japanese follows English)Today, we’re thrilled to be able to announce details of the second edition of the charity event “Spirits for Small Change”. The first edition was held in…


"Stellar Selection": a new series for the Japanese market

Post by Stefan of Tokyo Whisky Hub.
A few weeks ago, we looked at a series of single cask bottlings of Scotch whisky for the Japanese market featuring deep-sea creatures. Astute readers will remember that this was one of three new series…


"The Game III" Washed Cheese

Post by Stefan of Tokyo Whisky Hub.

Sometimes, it’s amazing how information moves in mysterious ways. What am I on about? Bear with me… Some of you may remember we wrote a post about a wonderful bar up in Hokkaido called “Gyu+” (also …


"The Oceans": a new series for the Japanese market

Post by Stefan of Tokyo Whisky Hub.

Whisky fans with a special interest in marine biology will be happy to know a new series of single cask bottlings of Scotch whisky for the Japanese market has just been launched. Those of us who go th…


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