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Writers’ Tears Partners With WhiskyCast

Writers’ Tears – Copper Pot, has agreed a brand partnership deal with the renowned WhiskyCast podcast produced by legendary whiskey aficionado, Mark Gillespie. Under the deal Writers’ Tears – Copper Pot will feature on the WhiskyCast.com web-site and in every...

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Buffalo Trace Releases 2018 Antique Collection

Buffalo Trace Distillery has released its annual 2018 Antique Collection of whiskeys. The collection will once again feature five limited-release whiskeys of various ages, recipes and proofs, with one notable change, Eagle Rare 17 Year Old Bourbon will now be 101...

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New Global Chivas Campaign

Chivas, the luxury blended Scotch whisky, is causing a stir with its new global creative campaign, ‘Success is a Blend’. Rolling out through the line globally from October, the campaign celebrates the belief that blended is better, in life and in Scotch....

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Macallan Breaks world record

A bottle of the extremely rare 1926 The Macallan Valerio Adami 60 year old has sold at auction for £848,750 GBP (€953,191 EUR / $1,101,328 USD). This breaks the previous world record price paid for a Scotch Whisky which happened to be for another bottle of 1926 The...

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Oldest Longmorn single malts released

Single malt Scotch whisky creator Gordon & MacPhail is releasing two decanters as part of its ‘Private Collection’, single cask releases personally selected by members of the family that owns the company. The ‘twin’ whiskies – the oldest Longmorn single malts ever...

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Johnnie Walker launches White Walker

In collaboration with HBO and Game of Thrones, Johnnie Walker has unveiled the new White Walker by Johnnie Walker. This limited-edition Scotch Whisky is inspired by the most enigmatic and feared characters on the hit show – the White Walkers – and is being...

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PROPER No. TWELVE LAUNCHED

Eire Born Spirits has launched ‘Proper No. Twelve’ Irish Whiskey. Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Champion and one of the world’s most iconic athletes, Conor McGregor, is the founder, chairman and majority owner of the company. Proper No. Twelve’s global launch...

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Lagg Distillery Advances Construction

Isle of Arran Distillers Ltd. has edged closer to the completion of their new Lagg Distillery, having recently welcomed the arrival of their new custom-made copper pot stills to the island. The copper pot stills were manufactured by renowned still-maker, Forsyths....

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Slane Fills its 1st Barrel

Slane Distillery has celebrated a major milestone in filling its first barrel distilled in its state of the art facility located on the grounds of the historic Slane Castle in Co. Meath, Ireland. The inaugural cask contains new make malt whiskey using barley harvested...

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