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Friday 29 July 2016 loc: GB


Economist confused by plans for new gin and whisky distilleries

A leading UK economist has admitted that he is baffled by the recent flood of proposals for new whisky and gin distilleries across the north.

Friday, July 29th, 2016 No Comments »

DFS Group unveils second venue in Changi Airport

Combining fine wine, whisky and cigars, the DFS Group’s newest retail store in Changi Airport will also host a seven-week long whisky festival from now until September.

Thursday, July 28th, 2016 No Comments »

LVMH wine and spirits revenues up 7%

Luxury goods group LVMH has reported total revenues of €17.2 billion in the first half of 2016, an increase of 3% on the previous year, with its wine and spirits revenues up 7%.

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016 No Comments »

First Chinese student graduates from The Prince’s School of Traditional Arts

The graduation of the first Chinese national from, The Prince’s School of Traditional Art will be appropriately with a dram of SPEY Royal Choice single malt whisky.

Monday, July 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Ecovillage is constructed entirely from whisky barrels

An eco-village in the United States has been constructed using nothing but used whisky casks.

Friday, July 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Israeli whisky arrives in the US for the first time

Israeli whisky has made its way into the United States for the first time despite not having been aged for the necessary three years to be considered as such.

Thursday, July 21st, 2016 1 Comment »

Kavalan scoops trophy at ISC

Premium Taiwanese whisky, Kavalan has won the 2016 International Spirits Challenge 2016 trophy for its Solist Ex-Bourbon Single Cask Strength.

Thursday, July 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Eight weird cocktails to emerge in 2016

Ants, bacon and macaroni cheese have all been making their way into cocktail glasses this year.

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Craft Beer Clan of Scotland release barrel-aged beers

Craft Beer Clan have teamed up with Williams Brothers of Alloa to create four new beers using barrels from the Speyside, Highlands, Lowland and Islay whisky regions.

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 No Comments »

New whisky distillery to be built at Lindores Abbey

Lindores Abbey, one of the Scotch industry’s oldest locations it set to become the site of a new distillery.

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 No Comments »

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