Whisky Data Goodness

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

Isle of Harris Distillery Update

“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

Whisky Valuation Challenge #2

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

Whisky Valuation Challenge #1

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%)

ALDI Releases 30 yo Glen Orrin (40%)

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%)

Old Colony Pale Ale (5.3%)

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

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?

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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Age Your Own Whisky with Sullivans Cove

Age Your Own Whisky with Sullivans Cove

today we recieved an interesting email from the tasmania distillery guys Sullivans Cove Imagine 20l of Sullivans Cove Single Malt maturing under your stairs in your own personally crafted oak cask….now imagine regularly taste-testing it, to monitor maturation of course….now imagine your delight in two years once it is ready for drinking…And now…

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WhiskyTimes Moves to London

WhiskyTimes Moves to London

Thats right, whisky times is now in the Big Smoke! Having been denied too many opportunities to participate in whisky events, Dan has thrown all his toys  out of the pram, upped sticks, and moved to London. OK, OK, Dan hasn’t really moved to London only for the whisky events;…

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