Jameson, the world’s favourite Irish whiskey, has unveiled its sixth limited edition bottle ahead of its annual St. Patrick’s Day festivities. The most recent in a series of collaborations with Irish artists, this year’s bottle has been designed by Dublin-based designer and illustrator, Steve McCarthy.
The booming UK rare whisky auction market has become 'increasingly liquid' in an exceptional year for rare Scotch, according to a new report published today by whisky analyst, broker and investment experts Rare Whisky 101.
120 years of single malt whisky making history at the Glen Moray distillery, at the heart of Scotland’s Speyside region, is celebrated throughout 2017.
That Boutique-y Gin Company brings gin fans and enthusiasts fantastic new spirits from their favourite distilleries. Their first 11 releases (details below) are available from retailers including Amazon and Master of Malt.
Douglas Laing and Co, the leading independent Scotch Whisky specialist, today unveils its Old Particular "Consortium of Cards" Single Cask Scotch Whisky Collection. This, the first limited edition series within Old Particular, is themed around a deck of playing cards. Four releases are planned for 2017, and the series launches with the "Queen of the Hebrides", an Old Particular Laphroaig 18 Years Old.
Somerset cidermaker Thatchers is introducing two new canned ciders as part of a rejuvenation of its traditional craft cider range. The range, which comprises cans, bag-in-box, and draught ciders, has been given the name Stan's, in honour of second generation cidermaker, Stan Thatcher.
Glenmorangie is proud to announce the eighth annual release in its Private Edition range. Scots Gaelic for 'baked', Bacalta is the first Glenmorangie expression finished entirely in sun-baked Malmsey Madeira casks.
Kingsbarns Distillery is delighted to welcome Scott Robertson into the position of Visitor Centre Development Manager.
Thatchers recently released a second batch of their Cider Barn Releases, available to buy directly from the distillery.
Irish Distillers, Ireland's leading supplier of spirits and wines and producer of the world’s most well-known and successful Irish whiskeys, has today announced plans for a €10.5 million investment at Midleton Distillery, Cork which will see the company increase its single pot still Irish whiskey production capacity by over 30%. Three new copper pot stills will be installed at Midleton Distillery, ensuring that Irish Distillers continues to lead the global Irish whiskey renaissance and supporting the Irish Whiskey Association’s target of global growth of 300% by 2030. 60 jobs will be supported during the construction phase.
Deanston has kicked off the New Year in style with the release of a limited edition 40 Year Old Highland Single Malt whisky.
Ballantines, Europes No. 1 Scotch whisky and the No.2 Scotch whisky in the world, raises a dram to the highly anticipated second edition of its Signature Oak range, Ballantines 21 Year Old American Oak, now available exclusively at Duty Free stores.
The definitive luxury malt, The Dalmore is set to release an exceptionally rare, Domaine Henri Giraud champagne-finished 50 year old single malt to mark its Master Distiller Richard Patersons 50th year in the whisky industry.
Boutique Scotch whisky producer, The Lost Distillery Company, has announced its first retail partnership in Edinburgh with multi-award winning shop, The Whiski Rooms.
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Glenmorangie is proud to announce the launch of the Distillery’s new vintage collection, Bond House No. 1. This exclusive collection of limited releases explores the origins of Glenmorangie's most prestigious reserves of aged whisky, each distilled in a single year. The inaugural expression, Glenmorangie Grand Vintage Malt 1990, tells its own story of an extraordinary spirit which emerged, against all odds, from the most challenging harvest in living memory.
Glengoyne Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky will unveil the latest batch of its coveted Teapot Dram this week, just in time to toast the festive season.
Strathearn Distillery is allowing followers the chance to reserve the very first bottles of their Cask Strength Rum, the first of its kind in Scotland, which has been aged in a whisky cask.
Thatchers Cider is introducing a new series of special vintage, limited edition ciders under the brand Cider Barn. Each of the small batch ciders will demonstrate the skill and dedication the cidermakers have honed over four generations at Myrtle Farm. Using single variety, dual variety, and multiple blends, the new ciders will each have a story to tell about the apple varieties chosen.
I've been wanting to spend more time with spirits, other than whisky, over the last few years as I really do enjoy other spirits, especially Gin and Rum so when an oppportunity arose to partake in a Rum Tweet Tasting I jumped at it.