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Monday 22 December 2014


Metal band Anthrax unveil Bourbon

Heavy metal band Anthrax have released a limited edition single barrel Bourbon named after one of their hits.

Friday, December 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Diageo wins trademark battle

A Texas court has ruled in favour of Diageo and against a Canadian whiskey rival in a trademark lawsuit over its Crown Royal brand.

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 No Comments »

The Glenlivet presents £6k whisky chair

The Glenlivet has collaborated with contemporary designer Gareth Neal to create a £6,000 “Nàdurra Dram Chair”, designed with sipping whisky in mind.

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 No Comments »

‘Cowboy’ ranch distillery opens in Utah

Utah’s High West Distillery has completed work on a second facility based on a working cattle ranch boasting luxury accommodation.

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Shoes with hidden whisky stash on sale

A cobbler has taken on-the-go drinking to another level, launching a pair of Italian brogues with space to stash a miniature bottle of booze in each heel.

Friday, December 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Japanese drama boosts whisky sales

A Japanese TV show has been credited with boosting sales of Nikka whisky in what has been described as the Japanese “Mad Men effect”.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Maker’s Mark sued over handmade claim

Beam Suntory’s Bourbon brand Maker’s Mark is being sued by consumers for false advertising over its claims to be handmade.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 1 Comment »

Work starts on £100m Scotch distillery

Construction has begun on a £100 million distillery and visitor’s centre for Edrington’s The Macallan Scotch whisky.

Thursday, December 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Whisky-scented ‘smart’ tweed launched

It could be the perfect gift for the whisky-lover who has everything – a fabric that will permanently give off the scent of their favourite tipple.

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014 1 Comment »

Armed gang steals truckload of booze

Thousands of cases of Jameson whiskey, Bombay Sapphire gin and Jack Daniel’s have been stolen in a violent robbery at a warehouse in Dublin.

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

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