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[5 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 467 views]
Whisky News & PR–December 5th, 2014

The BenRiach 10th Anniversary bottling
The BenRiach 10th Anniversary bottling is a strictly limited one-off bottling to commemorate a very special occasion.
Back in 2004, Billy Walker and his two South African partners Geoff Bell and Wayne Kieswetter purchased BenRiach and turned it into one of Scotland’s most admired distilleries.
On September 20 that year, the first distillation under the new owners …

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[28 Nov 2014 | 2 Comments | 484 views]
Whisky News & PR–November 28th , 2014

A few new releases this week – expect more as the holiday season approaches…
Two new Wood finishes from Benromach

Two exciting new wood finish single malt whiskies have been launched by the
Benromach Distillery Company Ltd. The Hermitage Wood Finish was matured in first fill bourbon casks before being  finished for 27 months in hand-selected Hermitage wine casks from the northern Rhône …

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[14 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 490 views]
Whisky News & PR Corner–November 14th, 2014

New Cutty Sark 33 yo Art Decom Limited Edition

A new Cutty Sark 33 yo, Art Deco limited edition Cutty Sark blended Scotch whisky is delighted to announce the launch of their latest expression – Cutty Sark Thirty-Three
Year Old Art Deco Limited Edition. This brand new 33 year old blend, limited to 3,456 bottles is available globally from November 2014 at …

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[7 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 560 views]
Whisky News & PR–November 7th

Wemyss Malts launches limited edition Velvet Fig whisky

Independent bottler Wemyss Malts is launching a luxurious new limited edition  to complement its award-winning blended malts range. The new ‘Velvet Fig’ comprises specially selected single malts matured wholly in ex Oloroso sherry casks, evoking rich autumn and winter fruits and spices.

Knowing their customers’ passion for whiskies matured in ex Sherry casks, Wemyss …

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[1 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 580 views]
Whisky News & PR–November 1st, 2014

Douglas Laing Announces a new range – Extra Old Particular [old bottlings]

Established in 1948, leading independent Scotch Whisky specialist, Douglas Laing & Co today announce the release of their rare and ‘antique’ aged Single Cask Scotch Whisky range “XOP” – Xtra Old Particular.
Douglas Laing’s XOP carries aged Single Malt and Single Grain Scotch Whiskies from all across Scotland’s Whisky …

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[16 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 513 views]
Whisky PR and news digest , October 16th

Scotch Whiskymaker Compass Box Releases Smoky Sherried Sibling to the Award-Winning Great King Street Artist’s Blend

 
Scotch Whiskymaker Compass Box Releases Smoky Sherried Sibling to the Award-Winning Great King Street Artist’s Blend
“There is no Blended Scotch whisky quite like this.”
John Glaser – Compass Box Founder & Whiskymaker
GLASGOW BLEND is the second permanent whisky to be introduced to the Great King Street …

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[3 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 515 views]
Whisky News & PR corner October 3rd, 2014

Wemyss malts release an epic 12 different single casks

Edinburgh based boutique Spirits Company Wemyss Malts is delighted to announce the
release of a new parcel of single cask Scotch whiskies. This mouth-watering collection of
new whiskies is named after the unique natural taste and aroma of each one and
reflects the unique and contrasting appeals of the different Scotch whisky regions and
styles.
The full …

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[26 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 718 views]
Whisky news and PR Corner Sept. 26th , 2014

GLENMORANGIE LAUNCHES TAGHTA – THE WORLD’S FIRST ‘CROWD-SOURCED’ WHISKY

Glenmorangie Taghta, Scots Gaelic for ‘The Chosen One’, is testament to the dedication, creativity and expertise that goes into crafting a Glenmorangie expression.
Over the past 18 months whisky enthusiasts from more than 30 countries around the world have helped craft and create Taghta through the Glenmorangie Cask Masters …

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[19 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 658 views]
Whisky News & PR–Friday 19th, September 2014

The Ardmore unveils The Ardmore Legacy

The Ardmore distillery has just launched The Ardmore Legacy, a lightly peated Highland single malt to be distributed by Maxxium UK.
The Ardmore Legacy continues the distillery’s history of producing the only traditionally peated Highland single malt whisky and will replace Ardmore Traditional Cask as its core expression.
A lightly peated, sweet dram, The Ardmore Legacy offers …

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[5 Sep 2014 | No Comment | 640 views]
Whisky News & PR corner September 5th, 2014

Good morning, by the time you will be reading it I will be landing in the NL for the annual Maltstock whisky festival, more updates later, but until then a few news items for this week.
Ardbeg Supernova 2014 out September 12th

Not even released and this ardbeg is already causing a stir in the whisky puddle, with the mini versions of …