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Wednesday 17 September 2014

Whisky

Scotch trade warned of independence risks

Rabobank has issued a stark warning to Scotch whisky makers highlighting the negative impact independence could have on the industry.

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Depardieu: ‘I drink 14 bottles of wine a day’

French actor Gerard Depardieu has admitted he drinks up to 14 bottles of wine a day, often starts drinking before 10am and once killed two lions.

Monday, September 15th, 2014 3 Comments »

Diageo sued over ‘whisky fungus’

Drinks giant Diageo is being sued by hundreds of residents who claim their homes have been blighted by a ‘whisky black’ mould.

Friday, September 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Scottish independence ‘bad for business’

The Scotch industry has not been quick enough to highlight the negative commercial implications of an independent Scotland, according to one respected whisky industry figure.

Thursday, September 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 new products

Among this month’s new releases is Johnnie Walker’s 2014 private collection – of which just 8,888 electric blue decanters will be released worldwide.

Thursday, September 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Trainspotting pub turned into whisky bar

A Scottish pub made famous by Danny Boyle’s 1996 film Trainspotting has been turned into an upmarket whisky bar.

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 No Comments »

English Whisky founder Nelstrop dies

The founder and chairman of the English Whisky Company, James Nelstrop, has died aged 69.

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 No Comments »

William Grant & Sons buys Drambuie

William Grant & Sons has acquired the Drambuie whisky liqueur brand.

Monday, September 8th, 2014 No Comments »

William Grant posts £1.12 billion turnover

Hendricks Gin has helped boost the annual turnover of William Grant & Sons to a record £1.12 billion, a 5.2% increase on the previous year.

Friday, September 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 Scotch whisky brands

With Scotch whisky continuing to dominate the global spirits sector, we countdown the world’s 10 largest Scotch whisky brands by volume.

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 4 Comments »

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