Tuesday, February 11, 2014

First whisky fair planned for HK

First whisky fair planned for HK

Hong Kong is to have its inaugural malt whisky fair later this year in a show that will include masterclasses from leading distilleries.

Local whiskey, local legend

Local whiskey, local legend
 In December of 2012, Six & Twenty distillery, a locally inspired name used to produce whiskey from local products, was opened by Greer native Robert Redmond and David Raad.

Johnnie Walker ranks on 'most innovative' list


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Johnnie Walker ranks on 'most innovative' list
Diageo's Johnnie Walker Scotch whisky is the only drinks brand to feature on a new list of the world's 50 most innovative companies. Johnnie Walker ...

The Distiller App Is Your New Whiskey Sidekick | Cool Material

Whiskey Picker? There's An App For That - Whisky Critic - Whisky Reviews & Articles - Style ...
If you are a whiskey newbie or merely find yourself embroiled in a temporary brain fart, you might require some assistance in selecting your choice of ...

The Distiller App Is Your New Whiskey Sidekick | Cool Material

The Distiller App Is Your New Whiskey Sidekick | Cool Material
Cool Material Mike Newman
For a lot of guys, the quality of a bottle of whiskey is determined primarily by its price tag. This shouldn't be the case. With the Distiller app for your .

Frozen Tropics: Whiskey Tasting at Little Miss Whiskey's

Frozen Tropics: Whiskey Tasting at Little Miss Whiskey's
Frozen Tropics inked
¡O CANADA! Whiskey Tasting with Mike Goss featuring Pike Creek Whisky, Lot 40 Whisky, J.P. Wiser's Rye, & J.P. Wiser's Spiced Whisky.

Discovering the World's Most Expensive Scotch

Discovering the World's Most Expensive Scotch
If you're searching for the perfect gift for a special whiskey drinker, you can count on scotch being a good choice — especially when it's a rare blend ...

Here Are The Countries That Drink The Most Hard Liquor [MAP]

Here Are The Countries That Drink The Most Hard Liquor [MAP]
Whether it's whiskey, vodka, or soju, people around the world love their liquor. And some countries love liquor more than others. Global marketing ...

le sphinx tattooes 25 limited edition J&B whiskey bottles


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le sphinx tattooes 25 limited edition J&B whiskey bottles
s├ębastien mathieu, owner of le sphinx a private tattoo room in paris has literally tattooed onto 25 bottles for whiskey brand, J&B. presented in a rough ...

Events: El Gran Malo moving party, whiskey fest, wine superpalooza

Events: El Gran Malo moving party, whiskey fest, wine superpalooza
The inaugural Houston Whiskey Festival will be 7 p.m.-10 p.m. March 15 at the Julia Ideson Building, 500 McKinney. The event will include seminars, ...

Roll out the barrel: Louisiana whiskey on the way


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Roll out the barrel: Louisiana whiskey on the way
There hasn't been an aged whiskey produced in Louisiana since before Prohibition — until now. Thibodaux's Donner-Peltier Distillery ...

Ultimate whiskey companion, Distiller, launches mobile app for iOS

Ultimate whiskey companion, Distiller, launches mobile app for iOS
Distiller, the world's first whiskey recommendation and discovery platform, announced the launch of their iOS app for personalized whiskey ...

World Wide Whisky Design Awards 'Famous Grouse 40

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Just 276 decanters of the 40 year old product, the whisky house's oldest blend to date, have been made available, of which Amsterdam airport (AMS) ...

Travis Heights Beverage World » Blog Archive » Gordon & McPhails Whisky Tasting

Travis Heights Beverage World » Blog Archive » Gordon & McPhails Whisky Tasting
Do not miss this year's first single malt whisky tasting! Wednesday, February 12, from 5 to 8pm, Averon Edwards, Gordon & McPhails' special agent, ...

Lot 40 Rye Whisky: Review and Tasting Notes | Thirsty South

Lot 40 Rye Whisky: Review and Tasting Notes | Thirsty South
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Lot 40 Canadian Rye Whisky 2012 will knock your rye socks off. Review and tasting notes of this rye from Canada.

Comedy meets strong drink in a Fringe World edutainment special.

Comedy meets strong drink in a Fringe World edutainment special.
A Glaswegian comedian with a passion for whisky, Alan Anderson delivers his show with evangelical zeal, raising fervour among existing believers ...

New distillery takes shape

New distillery takes shape
Kingsbarns Distillery, which upon completion will produce Single Malt Scotch Whisky, is the creation of the Kingsbarns Company of Distillers and the ...

The Bothy bar launch Old Fashioned whisky based hip flask cocktails


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The Bothy bar launch Old Fashioned whisky based hip flask cocktails
“Some things are quintessentially blokeish and this is right up there with Old Spice, DIY, Yorkie bars and brown sauce.” If you don't feel like sipping out ...

'Dream dram' fetches £1400

'Dream dram' fetches £1400
The first two bottles of a unique whisky came under the hammer at NFU Scotland's annual dinner in St Andrews this week, fetching £1400 and £1200.

Russia's counterfeit whisky market worth £230m


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Russia's counterfeit whisky market worth £230m
Russia's counterfeit alcohol market is continuing to boom after millions of litres of whisky which had not been imported was sold in the country in 2013, ...

Review: Orphan Barrel Barterhouse 20 Year Old & Old Blowhard 26 Year Old Bourbon


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Review: Orphan Barrel Barterhouse 20 Year Old & Old Blowhard 26 Year Old Bourbon
Diageo has had some solid success with their premium offerings in the Canadian whisky space and had blockbuster growth with Bulleit Bourbon.

Your February news in booze

Your February news in booze
1. What to order at the new Bourbon and Barbeque in Speedway? The Dirty Lemonade, a delicious mix of Evan Williams cherry bourbon, lemonade ...

Hoard your bourbon: Oregon liquor agency closes headquarters, distribution center

Hoard your bourbon: Oregon liquor agency closes headquarters, distribution center
Hoard your bourbon: Oregon liquor agency closes headquarters, distribution center. olcc.warehouse.jpg. The Oregon Liquor Control Commission ...

Bourbon boom helps family-owned company continue to grow

Bourbon boom helps family-owned company continue to grow
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Vendome Copper and Brass Works is one of Louisville's most successful family-owned businesses, and now the bourbon ...

Australian whisky and gin distilling industry winning fans in traditional strongholds

Australian whisky and gin distilling industry winning fans in traditional strongholds
And Australian whiskies and gins were named at major international liquor events last year as being among the best in the world in their chosen ...

Jameson unveils latest St Patrick's Day label


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Jameson unveils latest St Patrick's Day label
Irish Distillers Pernod Ricard has commissioned a new limited edition design for Jameson Irish whiskey bottles in celebration of St Patrick's Day.