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by rebeccaparagraph
Wed Feb 01, 2017 5:08 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Bowmore announces the final edition of the exclusive Black Bowmore releases
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Views: 3185

Bowmore announces the final edition of the exclusive Black Bowmore releases

Bowmore Islay Single Malt Whisky, the first distillery on Scotland’s isle of Islay, has announced the release of the fifth and final edition of the exclusive Black Bowmore 1964 distillation. Available from the end of 2016, the last cask to be discovered of Black Bowmore has spent an astonishing 50 y...
by rebeccaparagraph
Tue Aug 16, 2016 3:32 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Kingsbarns announces Founders' Club instalment plan
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Views: 124827

Kingsbarns announces Founders' Club instalment plan

Kingsbarns Distillery is delighted to announce that its Founders' Club membership is now available to buy through an instalment plan. The Visitor Centre was opened on St Andrews Day 2014 by the Wemyss family owners and the founder, local man Douglas Clement. Distilling started in January 2015, with ...
by rebeccaparagraph
Tue Aug 16, 2016 9:23 am
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: The Whiskey Affair returns to Reading in October
Replies: 1
Views: 130058

The Whiskey Affair returns to Reading in October

The Whiskey Affair continues it’s nationwide tour by returning to Reading on the 22 October 2016. Coming on the back of their hugely successful Guildford event, it’s a lively and fun night out for any fans of whiskey where they can discover new brands and blends. With the event split into four secti...
by rebeccaparagraph
Thu Aug 11, 2016 10:36 am
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Springbank cask sells for £88,750 at Mulberry Bank auction
Replies: 1
Views: 231119

Springbank cask sells for £88,750 at Mulberry Bank auction

On the 9 August 2016 a lucky buyer had the rare opportunity to secure a cask of the sought after Da Mhile Organic Springbank Single Malt Scotch Whisky. Distilled in 1992 this was the first truly organic Scotch whisky produced in Scotland. Since then it has been quietly maturing in a bonded warehouse...
by rebeccaparagraph
Fri Jul 08, 2016 4:58 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: SMWS set to open Edinburgh's ultimate whisky bar
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Views: 953667

SMWS set to open Edinburgh's ultimate whisky bar

Whisky fans in Edinburgh and visiting the city are in for a treat in August with the news that The Scotch Malt Whisky Society (SMWS) is to launch a new whisky bar, as part of a major refurbishment of its 28 Queen Street venue. The 28 Queen Street venue has closed its doors for July as the £300,000 b...
by rebeccaparagraph
Thu Jun 23, 2016 4:08 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: The Dram Team launches whisky tastings by post
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Views: 1291500

The Dram Team launches whisky tastings by post

The Dram Team, a new UK whisky-tasting-by-post service that curate out-of-the-ordinary whisky tastings and deliver them right to whisky-lovers’ doors, kicked off their “self-kickstarter” launch event at http://www.thedramteam.co.uk . The online launch was followed by an evening Tweet Tasting, hosted...
by rebeccaparagraph
Mon Jun 13, 2016 11:37 am
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Teeling celebrating first anniversary and 60,000 visitors
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Views: 1502985

Teeling celebrating first anniversary and 60,000 visitors

Ireland’s leading independent whiskey producer, the Teeling Whiskey Company is today celebrating the first anniversary of its award winning distillery and visitor centre. The company which employs 55 people has helped transform the heart of Dublin’s Liberties over the past year by investing €10 mill...
by rebeccaparagraph
Fri May 20, 2016 5:17 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Success for entrepreneur and whisky bottler, Gregor Hannah
Replies: 2
Views: 2026558

Success for entrepreneur and whisky bottler, Gregor Hannah

Premium single malt whisky bottlers, Hannah Whisky Merchants, recently picked up a Recommended Award for its bottling of Tobermory 1995, 20 Years Old when reviewed by us here at Whisky Magazine . Described as 'beautifully poised and balanced' by our taster Chris Goodrum, this is a remarkable achieve...
by rebeccaparagraph
Tue May 03, 2016 10:43 am
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Curtain comes down on 2016 Spirit of Speyside Festival
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Views: 2417507

Curtain comes down on 2016 Spirit of Speyside Festival

The final drams have been sipped at the 2015 Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival – but organisers are already preparing to do it all over again. The curtain came down on over 500 events last night (Monday, 2 May) and now the team behind the world famous Festival are putting plans in place for a secon...
by rebeccaparagraph
Tue Apr 26, 2016 12:23 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Kingsbarns Distillery takes to four wheels
Replies: 0
Views: 2560576

Kingsbarns Distillery takes to four wheels

Kingsbarns Distillery is hoping to welcome more visitors to the Visitor Centre this May by running a free minibus between St Andrews Visitor Information Centre, the Fairmont Hotel and the Distillery. The three times a day service will initially run from 1 May to 31 May. Pick up times from the St And...
by rebeccaparagraph
Tue Apr 19, 2016 3:46 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Ex-SWA director joins Board of WhiskyInvestDirect
Replies: 0
Views: 2720469

Ex-SWA director joins Board of WhiskyInvestDirect

WhiskyInvestDirect, the online marketplace enabling investors to buy and sell Scotch whisky as it matures and gains value in the barrel, has appointed former Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) director Campbell Evans to its board. WhiskyInvestDirect launched in September last year. In its first six mon...
by rebeccaparagraph
Tue Apr 12, 2016 4:57 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Whisky-filled chandeliers from Angels' Share Glass
Replies: 0
Views: 2879018

Whisky-filled chandeliers from Angels' Share Glass

Stirling-based Angels’ Share Glass has created the unique Whisky Drops Chandelier as part of their ambitious £25K Crowdfunding campaign for a new glassmaking studio. Anyone who contributes £500 to the family firm’s appeal will receive one of the stunning chandeliers in return. The Chandelier was des...
by rebeccaparagraph
Thu Apr 07, 2016 3:22 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: A toast to the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival
Replies: 0
Views: 2994618

A toast to the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival

SPEY single malt is set to be the toast of this year’s Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival – thanks to an exclusive, limited edition bottling being produced for the famous drams fest. An expression of SPEY from Speyside Distillery single malt has been selected for an exclusive festival bottling ahead...
by rebeccaparagraph
Tue Mar 29, 2016 1:02 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: A new launch from Whisky Magazine – 'Orbital' blended whisky
Replies: 0
Views: 3203674

A new launch from Whisky Magazine – 'Orbital' blended whisky

Orbital is a brand new whisky expression launched by Whisky Magazine in March 2016 which truly celebrates the whiskies of the world by uniting them in one bottle. Each year, Whisky Magazine receives hundreds of samples and these have been blended with a fine aged grain whisky before being matured in...
by rebeccaparagraph
Tue Mar 22, 2016 1:41 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Whisky Magazine Awards results announced in London
Replies: 2
Views: 3368868

Whisky Magazine Awards results announced in London

The finest products and individuals were celebrated at Whisky Magazine ’s most prestigious awards ceremony at the Grand Connaught Rooms in London on Thursday 17 March 2016. The Managing Editor of Whisky Magazine , Mr Rupert Wheeler, co-hosted a dinner for the industry alongside comedian and presente...
by rebeccaparagraph
Wed Mar 09, 2016 1:19 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Whisky angels fly into the European market
Replies: 0
Views: 3665377

Whisky angels fly into the European market

A Stirling company’s innovative glass creations are set to be sold across Central Europe in a new deal. Family firm Angels’ Share Glass has joined forces with German-based specialist importer A Wee Taste of Scotland who will distribute their handmade gifts throughout Germany, France, Austria and Swi...
by rebeccaparagraph
Thu Mar 03, 2016 3:06 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Award for Whisky Magazine's Hans Offringa
Replies: 1
Views: 3788418

Award for Whisky Magazine's Hans Offringa

Whisky Magazine Contributing Editor for Europe, Hans Offringa, has won an award for his article 'Going Dutch - Hans takes a whisky tour of the Netherlands' in Issue 128 of the magazine. The annual Holland Writers Awards celebrates the best writing on the subject of Holland and winners were announce...
by rebeccaparagraph
Tue Mar 01, 2016 6:03 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Abraham Bowman celebrates World Whiskies Awards success
Replies: 0
Views: 3830178

Abraham Bowman celebrates World Whiskies Awards success

Abraham Bowman Port Finished Bourbon from A. Smith Bowman Distillery was awarded World’s Best Bourbon at the North America Whiskies & Spirits Conference in New York where the World Whiskies Awards American and Canadian winners were announced. Master Distiller Brian Prewitt accepted the award at ...
by rebeccaparagraph
Tue Feb 23, 2016 10:47 am
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Angels' Share Glass founder meets former Dragon
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Views: 3990862

Angels' Share Glass founder meets former Dragon

The founder of family firm Angels’ Share Glass has been taking some business tips from former Dragons Den star Theo Paphitis. Karen Somerville was presented with a certificate by the entrepreneur at a special event after the company – which makes gifts for whisky lovers - was named a winner of his S...
by rebeccaparagraph
Fri Jan 29, 2016 3:09 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Nikka and Andy Watts among the winners of IOW Rest of World
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Views: 4141130

Nikka and Andy Watts among the winners of IOW Rest of World

NIKKA WHISKY, ANDY WATTS AND LA MAISON DU WHISKY AMONG THE WINNERS OF WHISKY MAGAZINE’S ICONS OF WHISKY REST OF WORLD 2016 Whisky Magazine ’s Icons of Whisky Awards recognise and celebrate the finest companies and individuals in the whisky industry. With the America and Scotland regional winners al...
by rebeccaparagraph
Wed Jan 27, 2016 1:13 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Spirits tax cut gives £96m treasury boost
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Views: 4135852

Spirits tax cut gives £96m treasury boost

The Scotch Whisky industry has toasted the success of last year’s historic cut in excise duty – revealing it contributed to a £96 million increase in revenue from spirit drinks for the Treasury. The Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) went on to call on the UK Government to do more for the whisky indust...
by rebeccaparagraph
Tue Jan 19, 2016 11:08 am
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Burns night gifts for whisky lovers
Replies: 0
Views: 4165476

Burns night gifts for whisky lovers

An award-winning glassware firm has launched two products for whisky lovers – just in time for Burns Night. Stirling-based Angels’ Share Glass has created a limited edition glass angel filled with Ae Fond Kiss, a Highland single malt whisky named after the famous Robert Burns’ ballad. Just 50 of the...
by rebeccaparagraph
Tue Dec 08, 2015 10:36 am
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Whisky Magazine Awards results announced
Replies: 0
Views: 4344543

Whisky Magazine Awards results announced

Tomatin Distillery, Dr Bill Lumsden, SMWS and Charlie Smith of Ballindalloch Distillery among those recognised in Whisky Magazine’s top awards The finest products, companies and individuals were recognised at one of Whisky Magazine’s most prestigious awards ceremonies held in the Surgeons’ Hall, Ed...
by rebeccaparagraph
Wed Dec 02, 2015 4:24 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Kingsbarn Distillery launches Founders' Club
Replies: 0
Views: 4346807

Kingsbarn Distillery launches Founders' Club

In celebration of the first anniversary of its opening, Kingsbarns Distillery is delighted to launch the Kingsbarns Distillery Founders' Club. Members of the new Founders' Club will be the very first to own a bottle of Kingsbarns Single Malt. The Kingsbarns Distillery in Fife officially opened on 30...
by rebeccaparagraph
Mon Nov 23, 2015 6:21 pm
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: Submitting Articles
Replies: 1
Views: 1341

Re: Submitting Articles

Hi Wayne,

You can find all the contact details here http://www.whiskymag.com/about/#contact

For the editorial team use editorial@whiskymag.com.

Rebecca
by rebeccaparagraph
Thu Nov 05, 2015 5:47 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Angels' Share Glass nominated for two top business awards
Replies: 0
Views: 4468819

Angels' Share Glass nominated for two top business awards

A family firm which specialises in gifts for whisky lovers is in the running for two top business awards. Bridge of Allan-based Angels’ Share Glass has been nominated for the Business Innovation and International Growth categories in the Herald Scottish Family Business Awards run in association with...
by rebeccaparagraph
Mon Oct 19, 2015 10:04 am
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Robert Anderson of Tomatin becomes a Keeper of the Quaich
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Views: 4534271

Robert Anderson of Tomatin becomes a Keeper of the Quaich

Robert Anderson, CEO of the Tomatin Distillery Co Ltd. was invited to enter the esteemed Keepers of the Quaich society and inducted at the bi-annual ceremony at Blair Castle on Monday 5 October. The Keepers of the Quaich is a Scotch Whisky society with membership by invitation only, founded to ackno...
by rebeccaparagraph
Mon Oct 12, 2015 2:17 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Whisky Magazine Battle of the Blends winner announced
Replies: 1
Views: 4574612

Whisky Magazine Battle of the Blends winner announced

Whisky Magazine is delighted to announce that the Battle of the Blends competition, which has been running in the magazine since issue 124 (December 2014), has a winner. Congratulations to Neil Ridley. In conjunction with Master of Malt, the two blends were sent out to 270 potential judges of which...
by rebeccaparagraph
Thu Oct 08, 2015 2:47 pm
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: New limited edition sherry cask from The Lakes Distillery
Replies: 1
Views: 4598600

New limited edition sherry cask from The Lakes Distillery

Award winning blend of British whiskies, The ONE, has been taken to another level by its creators who have launched an exclusive sherry cask finished expression to celebrate the spirit’s second birthday. Created by the Lakes Distillery, England’s premier whisky distillery, The ONE has been ‘finished...
by rebeccaparagraph
Wed Sep 30, 2015 9:10 am
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Firkin first - gin aged in ex-whisky cask
Replies: 0
Views: 4775939

Firkin first - gin aged in ex-whisky cask

Independent bottler Gleann Mor Spirits Company is launching a special edition of its Firkin Gin, which has been aged in an ex-Lagavulin cask. This is the first consumer bottling of a gin that has been aged in a cask which previously held a peated whisky. Speaking on the release, Gleann Mor Spirits C...
by rebeccaparagraph
Fri Sep 25, 2015 11:51 am
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Record number of Americans at Spirit of Speyside Festival
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Views: 4881726

Record number of Americans at Spirit of Speyside Festival

A record number of American whisky lovers flocked to this year’s Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival, with people from the United States outnumbering other international visitors for the first time in the event’s history. An independent report also shows visitors to the popular annual festival – held...
by rebeccaparagraph
Fri Sep 25, 2015 10:36 am
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: New microdistillery for Irish Distillers
Replies: 0
Views: 4876310

New microdistillery for Irish Distillers

Irish Distillers, the largest whiskey producer in Ireland and home to the iconic brands of Irish whiskey – Jameson, Powers, PADDY, Redbreast, Green Spot and Midleton Very Rare, has unveiled a new Microdistillery in Midleton, Co. Cork. The Microdistillery is a key innovation hub that will support the...
by rebeccaparagraph
Fri Sep 25, 2015 10:20 am
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Richard Paterson celebrates 45 years in the whisky industry
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Views: 4876253

Richard Paterson celebrates 45 years in the whisky industry

Richard Paterson, one of the world’s most loved whisky experts, has achieved yet another milestone in his illustrious career, as he celebrates 45 years in the whisky industry. Richard’s unwavering dedication to whisky began when he followed his Grandfather and Father into the industry. Richard honed...
by rebeccaparagraph
Fri Sep 25, 2015 10:19 am
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Tullamore Distilllery celebrates its one year anniversary
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Views: 4875850

Tullamore Distilllery celebrates its one year anniversary

William Grant & Sons., the independent, family-owned distiller and owner of Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey, celebrates one year since the laying down of 22,392 casks, which are quietly maturing, at its state-of-the-art whiskey distillery in Tullamore, Co. Offaly. These production capabilities ar...
by rebeccaparagraph
Fri Sep 25, 2015 9:23 am
Forum: Whisky News
Topic: Brenne Whisky releases its first age statement whisky
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Views: 4877138

Brenne Whisky releases its first age statement whisky

Brenne Whisky, the world’s premier French Single Malt Whisky, introduces Brenne Ten in the US today. This exquisite 10-year-old whisky, with a rich and resonant amber hue, is expertly crafted 'seed-to-spirit' from organic malted barley and naturally pure water in the Cognac region of France. This ex...

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