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Tuesday 31 March 2015


Founder’s Reserve launched in UK

The Glenlivet has launched its new permanent expression Founder’s Reserve in the UK, after first being unveiled in October last year.

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 No Comments »

Label 5 Scotch hits new sales record

Label 5 Scotch has surpassed 2.6 million cases in annual sales and has the stock to grow further, according to Sylvia Bernard, international marketing director at brand owner La Martiniquaise.

Thursday, March 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Taiwanese malt named world’s best

Taiwanese whisky Kavalan has beaten off competition from around the world to be named best single malt at the 2015 World Whiskies Awards.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 1 Comment »

Scotch specialists launch rare blend

A company specialised in tracking down rare, mature whiskies has released a 48-year-old blended Scotch whisky boasting “distinguished provenance”.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Acker sale makes HK$45m

Acker Merrall & Condit’s latest Hong Kong sale achieved HK$45 million, which the house says will put it on track to be the world’s leading auction house in the first quarter of this year.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Scotch sees painful 5% decline in UK

The UK market for Scotch whisky declined by nearly 5% last year alone, with over 4 million bottles of Scotch left on the shelves compared to 2013.

Friday, March 13th, 2015 No Comments »

anCnoc releases 1975 Vintage single malt

anCnoc Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky has just released its exclusive 1975 Vintage, drawn from just three casks at anCnoc’s Knockdhu Distillery.

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 No Comments »

‘The Booze Shoes’

Johnnie Walker has conspired with fashionable shoemaker Oliver Sweeney to create a hideous pair of Oxford brogues, BUT these are no ordinary hideous pair of Oxford brogues…

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Scotch liqueur aims to mirror gin’s success

The team behind a new Scotch whisky-based cream liqueur believes its product has the potential to enjoy similar growth to that enjoyed by recent upmarket additions to the premium gin and vodka categories.

Monday, March 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Beckham posts snap at Haig bar launch

David Beckham took over Wellington Arch in London this week to launch a pop-up Haig Club whisky bar – bringing along his wife Victoria.

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

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