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Rare Malts Edition Brora 58.7% 1972 22yo Whisky For Sale

on October 27th, 2014 in Editorial, Islay, Single Malt Whisky by dan | No Comments

Quite often we have people asking us “how do i sell my whisky online”, “I inherited this bottle of whisky is it worth anything”. And more often then not its a bottle which holds far more sentimental value in comparison to the actual cash value. To these people I say…

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Laphroaig Live Stockholm

on September 16th, 2014 in Editorial, Islay, Single Malt Whisky, whisky Industry news by dan | No Comments

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Whisky Data Goodness

on June 26th, 2014 in Editorial by dan | 1 Comment

Love it or hate it you can’t get away from data. At work I used our tool to gather in a bunch of whisky reviews, and make the following page for them. http://blog.import.io/post/dram-atic-insights You may or may not know this about me, but I consider myself to be something of…

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Isle of Harris Distillery Update

on April 1st, 2014 in whisky Industry news by dan | No Comments

“Harris distillery go-ahead helps open up a new Scotch whisky region” Work has begun on the first whisky distillery to be built on the Island of Harris – in a new whisky region for Scotland. Carrying on from the news last year about the Isle of harris Distillery Project, here…

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Whisky Valuation Challenge #2

on December 16th, 2013 in Editorial by dan | No Comments

Welcome to the second whisky collection valuation challenge. Have a look at the collection below and say what you think it is worth and why. These are all for sale by a collector (David Power) so don’t be shy, and don’t be afraid to offer your knowledge, you might even…

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Whisky Valuation Challenge #1

on December 11th, 2013 in Editorial by dan | 1 Comment

Test your Knowledge and Help a Each other Quite often at people ask for information and valuations of the whisky that has come there way, one way or another. So I thought it would make an interesting regular feature to ask you the great and all knowing readers of WhiskyTimes…

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ALDI Releases 30 yo Glen Orrin (40%)

on December 4th, 2013 in Blended whisky, Editorial by dan | 15 Comments

December 4th – you may be pleased to hear they can secure yourself a bottle of Aldi’s Glen Orrin 30 yo Whisky, which goes in-store on 8th December 2013. This gem is a third of the price of other 30-year-old blended Whiskies, at £54.99. Aged in oak casks since 1982,…

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Old Colony Pale Ale (5.3%)

on October 29th, 2013 in Beer, Photography by dan | No Comments

Today I excitedly unboxed my first ever order from Beers of Europe, and pulled out this Deacon John Ales “American style pale ale” by 8 Sails Brewery UK. The multi-location nature of this bottle left me a little bewilldered but eventually i recovered enough to find there web address for…

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Discovery: American Craft Distilling Academy

on October 25th, 2013 in Editorial by dan | No Comments

This week I’ve invited a friend of Whiskytimes to share with you their interesting story. Craft Distilling Academy has found a niche, weekend distilling classes for a price people can afford. Owner, Josh Bayne, says, “We don’t discount the longer more expensive classes, they are vital for the development of…

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Want a Job in the Whisky Industry?

on October 25th, 2013 in Scottish, Single Malt Whisky, whisky Industry news by dan | No Comments

Position Filled Sorry. If you are looking for a ‘hands on’ role n the whisky production world, your application could soon be on its way the the distillery headquarters of Macallan. See the Job description below: Does it sound like your dream job? Can you see your self in the…

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