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Wednesday 20 August 2014

Whisky

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 »

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 »

William Grant appoints whisky specialist

William Grant & Sons has appointed Kevin Abrook as the company’s global whisky specialist, innovation — the first in the company’s history.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 new products

This month’s top product releases include Krug’s 2003 single vineyard brut blanc de blancs and a sipping vodka by super-trendy London distillery Sipsmith.

Monday, August 11th, 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 »

British cruise drinking figures revealed

British holidaymakers onboard cruise ships are drinking on average around 50 alcoholic drinks each during their stay, a new survey has revealed.

Friday, August 8th, 2014 1 Comment »

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 »

Russia rift threatens drink sector

EU wine is the first drinks sector to face a direct threat from the West’s recent breakdown of relations with Russia, which is considering a ban on European wine imports in response to sanctions over its annexation of Crimea.

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 »

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