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Extemely Rare 60yo Glen Grant 1952 up for Auction

on September 14th, 2016 in Auctions, Editorial, Single Malt Whisky, Speyside by dan | No Comments

An exceptional range of fine wines, whiskies and select spirits will be on offer from 10am on 12th October 2016 at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions’ London base, Bloomsbury House. Of particular note is lot 105, a very rare bottle of Glen Grant from 1952, commemorating the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. Contained…

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The Dalmore Release New Distillery Exclusive

on August 17th, 2016 in Scottish, Single Malt Whisky by dan | 1 Comment

The Dalmore have released a limited edition bottling “The Dalmore Distillery Exclusive Vintage 1997” which will be sold exclusively at their distillery. According to there PR “Founded in 1839, The Dalmore distillery has defined the luxury single malt whisky category through its unbroken chain of exceptional whisky creators who have…

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Whisky Advertising as it Should be.

on October 29th, 2015 in Editorial, Scottish, Single Malt Whisky, Speyside by dan | No Comments

Let me start by saying I hate interruptive advertising with a passion that would stagger the average person. Think Carl Pilkington on steroids! The advertising industry needs to wake up, modernise, and stop relying on decades old advertising techniques. With that said, while I was trying to watch a owl…

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Glasgow Distillery: Prometheus Whisky

on December 17th, 2014 in Editorial, Speyside by dan | No Comments

A precious batch of aged single malt Speyside casks has been acquired by Glasgow Distillery and is to be launched under the brand name Prometheus. The coveted liquid was left to quietly sleep for nearly three decades until it was awoken after a chance meeting between Liam Hughes, CEO of…

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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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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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Auchentoshan Silveroak 1990 for Travel Retail

on September 11th, 2013 in Scottish, Single Malt Whisky by dan | No Comments

Auchentoshan, Scotland’s only triple distilled Single Malt Scotch Whisky, will add to its travel retail range with a new limited edition release of the Auchentoshan Silveroak 1990. Following on from the success of the first batch of Silveroak, this limited second release of the 1990 vintage has been matured for…

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Photo of Tamdhu 10 year old

on May 8th, 2013 in Editorial, Scottish, Single Malt Whisky by dan | No Comments

There isn’t much to say about this other than I like to design and wanted to post the photo of the bottle. The bottle is much nicer than the container/tube which is a shame, but ‘hey ho’, you can’t win em all. I can also remember seeing a similar bottle…

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Introducing The Glenlivet Quercus 17 Year Old Single Cask Edition (52.1%)

on April 24th, 2013 in Scottish, Single Malt Whisky by dan | No Comments

The Single Malt that Started it All, The Glenlivet is proud to present a rare and collectible single cask whisky aged for 17 years in American white oak or ‘Quercus Alba’, The Glenlivet Quercus. Aged in just one cask, there are only 250 bottles of The Glenlivet Quercus in existence,…

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