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Monday 20 October 2014

Whisky

Macallan vertical to go under hammer in HK

A 42 bottle vertical of The Macallan is to be auctioned by Zachys in Hong Kong next month as it adds to its growing spirits business.

Monday, October 20th, 2014 No Comments »

New whisky club in HK

Hong Kong’s only whisky club is seeking to create a stronger appreciation for malt and grain whiskies from around the world among Hong Kong drinkers.

Friday, October 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Glasgow’s first gin joins craft movement

A revived distillery in Glasgow is set to release what it claims is the city’s first gin brand, with a new “metropolitan” single malt whisky also in the pipeline.

Thursday, October 16th, 2014 No Comments »

IWSC hails ‘outstanding’ whisky figureheads

The International Wine & Spirit Competition has announced seven shortlisted candidates for this year’s Outstanding Achievement Award in the Scotch Whisky Industry.

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Finland bans the word ‘whisky’ from fair

Authorities in Finland have been criticised for censoring a beer and whisky expo when they ruled that the word ‘whisky’ must be removed from its title.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Three saved from flooded distillery

Three workers had to be rescued from a Diageo-owned Scotch distillery after it flooded.

Thursday, October 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Tool for whisky collectors to rival Liv-ex

David Robertson speaks to the drinks business about his new whisky consultancy and how he hopes it will do for Scotch what Liv-ex has done for wine.

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Whisky retailer takes online ‘to a new level’

UK retailer The Whisky Shop has unveiled a new online outlet, which promises a “luxurious, educational and accessible” internet shopping experience.

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Irish whiskey academy opens to public

Irish Distillers Pernod Ricard is opening its Irish Whiskey Academy to the general public for the first time with courses starting from November.

Monday, October 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Posh and Becks cosy up at Haig whisky bash

Victoria Beckham was on hand to celebrate the launch of husband David’s Haig Club Whisky this weekend, sharing a snap of the pair at an exclusive event.

Monday, October 6th, 2014 No Comments »

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