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Monday 20 February 2017 loc: GB

Whisky

Whisky Exchange to sell £400k Macallan collection

The Whisky Exchange is to sell one of the largest collections of rare Macallan whiskies, which is valued at around £400,000.

Monday, November 21st, 2016 No Comments »

SWA to appeal minimum unit price ruling

The Scotch Whisky Association has announced it will appeal the decision by the Scottish Court of Session to allow minimum unit pricing in Scotland to go-ahead.

Friday, November 18th, 2016 No Comments »

New book celebrates Islay distilleries

A new, beautifully-illustrated book has been published to celebrate the whiskies of Islay and Jura, and the islands that shaped them.

Friday, November 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo backtracks on sale of £10m painting

Diageo has agreed to gift more than half the value of one of Scotland’s most important paintings to the National Galleries of Scotland, rather than sell it at auction for £10 million.

Friday, November 18th, 2016 1 Comment »

The Macallan teams up with Roca bros

The Roca brothers, of Spain’s esteemed El Celler de Can Roca restaurant, have teamed up with The Macallan once again, this time to release a limited edition single malt whisky finished in casks from four Spanish bodegas.

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 new products: November

Royal Tokaji’s 2008 Essencia, a luxurious Penfolds decanter, plant-based pistachio liqueur and two bottlings from Chivas Bros’ Longmorn distillery make up this month’s new releases.

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016 No Comments »

What is Dragon 8’s ‘MW35’ whisky?

Questions have been raised about the provenance of a specially bottled ‘35 year-old Glenlivet’ currently being offered by Hong Kong auction house Dragon 8.

Monday, November 7th, 2016 2 Comments »

The week in pictures

Pub dogs, pink gin, Thai-spiced cocktails and our first taste of New Zealand’s 2016 vintage make up this week’s round-up of drinks-related shenanigans.

Friday, November 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Chivas Brothers to invest £40m in Dumbarton distillery

Pernod Ricard is investing more than £40m in a new plant for its Chivas Brothers whisky and gin business in Dumbarton.

Thursday, November 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Bowmore unveils £16k 50 YO whisky

Bowmore has unveiled a limited edition £16,000 bottle of 50-year-old single malt, the fifth and final release from its Black Bowmore series.

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

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