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Tuesday 1 December 2015


First Bowmore Mizunara whisky debuts in HK

To celebrate the official launch of the first collaboration between Bowmore and Mizunara, the Island Shangri-La is offering limited-edition bottles throughout December.

Friday, November 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Luxury spirits value to double by 2020

The value of the global luxury spirits market will have nearly doubled between 2010 and 2020, new figures have revealed.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 No Comments »

Scottish scientists reduce ‘angel’s share’

A team of scientists at Edinburgh Napier University has received an award for developing a whisky barrel that reduces the share of spirit lost to evaporation, known as the “angel’s share”.

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 2 Comments »

Whisky retailer launches ‘pick-and-mix’ advent calendar

Online whisky specialist Master of Malt has launched a ‘pick-and-mix’ advent calendar, which can be chosen from its 4,000-strong collection of spirits.

Friday, November 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Diageo unveils ‘weird and wonderful’ whisky arm

Diageo has launched an experimental whisky arm tasked with producing “unorthodox, weird and wonderful whiskies”.

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015 1 Comment »

Rise in single malt exports boosts Scotch

There is now clear evidence that the recent decline in Scotch whisky is slowing, says the SWA, with the volume of exports down by 3% – half last year’s decline.

Thursday, November 12th, 2015 No Comments »

Fever-Tree ‘considering’ UK launch for its premium cola

Fever-Tree is mulling whether to bring its up-market cola to the UK.

Thursday, November 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Whiskies dominate at Acker’s next auction

Rare lots of Karuizawa, Ichiro and Macallan are set to headline at Acker’s upcoming November sale in Hong Kong.

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

First Scottish-Japanese whisky launched

Two malt whisky expressions blended from liquid produced in Scotland and Japan have been released, named after a 19th century industrialist known as the “Scottish Samurai”.

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Chivas launches ‘The Icon’ to Asia market

The newest limited-edition expression of Chivas’ portfolio, The Icon caters to Asia’s thirst for premium drams and is only available via private order.

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 No Comments »

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