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Saturday 22 November 2014

Whiskey

Jura releases George Orwell 1984 expression

Jura has released a limited edition 1984 Vintage in honour of writer George Orwell.

Friday, November 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 warming winter drinks

From hot toddies spiced with cinnamon and nutmeg to creamy treats laced with booze, this selection of winter warmers is sure to keep you toasty.

Monday, November 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Japanese whisky named ‘world’s best’

A Japanese whisky has been named the best in the world by Jim Murray in the Whisky Bible 2015, calling it a “wake up call” for Scotch distilleries.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Diageo bets big on Tequila with Don Julio

As Diageo takes control of Don Julio, offloading its Irish whiskey brand Bushmills, what does the future hold for the super-premium and ultra-premium categories of Tequila?

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Diageo halts plans for £50m distillery

Diageo has postponed its plans to build a new £50 million distillery in Alness, Scotland, due to a “weaker global economic environment.”

Friday, October 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Whisky pulled amid ‘antifreeze’ claims

Bottles of Fireball Cinnamon Whisky have been recalled over claims it contains excessive levels of propylene glycol – a chemical found in antifreeze.

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Pinot Noir-finished whiskey released

Brown Forman’s Woodford Reserve is to release a whiskey finished in a Pinot Noir barrel.

Friday, October 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Whisky sales to overtake vodka in US

Sales of whisky in the US will surpass those of vodka for the first time since 2007 this year, marking a shift in American consumer preferences.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Beckham and Ritchie team up for whisky ad

David Beckham and Guy Ritchie have joined forces to create a TV advertising campaign for Diageo’s Haig Club whisky.

Monday, October 20th, 2014 No Comments »

New whisky club in HK

Hong Kong’s only whisky club is seeking to create a stronger appreciation for malt and grain whiskies from around the world among Hong Kong drinkers.

Friday, October 17th, 2014 No Comments »

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