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Friday 29 August 2014

Whiskey

Jack Daniel’s under fire from Russia

Jack Daniel’s has defended itself against claims “chemical substances not common to whiskey” had been found in its Tennessee Honey Liqueur.

Monday, August 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Drink-driver straps whiskey in child seat

A drink-driving dad strapped a bottle of whiskey into his car’s child seat — instead of his two-year-old-son.

Thursday, August 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Death of caretaker ends whiskey theft case

The death of a caretaker has ended criminal charges that he drank more than US$100,000 worth of whiskey stolen from his employer.

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Rugby star invests in Irish craft distillers

Former Irish rugby captain Brian O’Driscoll has invested in Glendalough Distillery, taking a stake in the fledgling Irish spirits company.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Pub’s 700-strong whisky collection on sale

A UK pub which claims to have one of the world’s largest collections of whisky has been put up for sale with an asking price of £250,000.

Friday, August 8th, 2014 No Comments »

The week in pictures

London’s Royal Academy launches an exhibition in honour of the classic Martini, and team db sample the cocktail menu at Mark Hix’s latest hip hangout.

Friday, August 8th, 2014 No Comments »

The Savoy releases £18k Macallan whisky

Luxury London hotel The Savoy has released three bottles of “extremely rare” 48-year-old Macallan whisky to mark its 125th year.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Sinatra whiskey makes UK comeback

A limited edition Jack Daniel’s whiskey that pays homage to Frank Sinatra is set to make a return to the UK.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Diageo loses battle over Explorers’ Club whisky

Johnnie Walker could be ordered to stop selling bottles of its Explorers’ Club whisky after a judge ruled it had unfairly profited from the name of the real-life Explorers’ Club.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Ballantine’s calls for whisky ‘emoji’ icon

Ballantine’s has launched a campaign calling for a universal whisky emoji – a digital icon allowing whisky lovers to affirm their love of the drink online.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 No Comments »

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