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Monday 2 March 2015

Whisky

Brewer to open distillery in Dublin church

A brewer from Kentucky is to open a distillery in an early 18th century church on James Street a stone’s throw from the Guinness Storehouse.

Friday, February 27th, 2015 No Comments »

The Macallan whisky record confirmed

The Macallan’s world record for the most expensive whisky sold at auction has been confirmed, following the sale of its “M” Imperiale in Hong Kong last year.

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 No Comments »

Diageo embraces ‘internet of everything’

Diageo has deployed cutting edge technology to create a “smart bottle”, allowing it to monitor a product’s movement and when it is opened, as well as send personalised messages to the consumer.

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 No Comments »

HK whisky fair returns bigger and better

The second Malt Masters Whisky Festival in Hong Kong has nearly doubled in size following its inaugural show and has changed to a more central location to accommodate larger crowds.

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Barrel of whisky on sale for £1 million

A Scotch whisky distillery has put its first barrel of whisky produced in nearly a century on the market for £1 million.

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Rare whisky investment soaring

A record number of bottles of Scotch were sold at auction in the UK last year, though market leader The Macallan saw its value weaken by 7.5%.

Thursday, February 19th, 2015 1 Comment »

The Macallan unveils 1824 masters series

The Macallan has extended its 1824 Masters Series with two new decanters of Reflexion and No.6, retailing at £900 and £2,800 respectively.

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 No Comments »

We’re not in Kansas anymore …

When it comes to barbecuing Australians can do more than just throw another shrimp on the barbie.

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Thief slices stomach on stolen bottle

An alleged thief fell on a smashed bottle of whisky, slicing open his stomach, moments after shoplifting it from a UK supermarket.

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Top six whisky movie moments

From Ron Burgundy’s love of “Scotchy Scotch Scotch” to Bond’s dalliance with The Macallan, behind many a leading man is a strong malt whisky.

Monday, February 16th, 2015 2 Comments »

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