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The Lakes Distillery Create The Very First British Blend

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The Lakes Distillery, Cumbria’s first whisky distillery for over 100 years, has created an entirely new concept in blended whiskies for its inaugural product: A British Isles blend. There is a host of Scotch blends on the market, but ‘The One’, the very first British blended whisky, brings together a range of exceptional whiskies from around the British Isles. Each …

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The Jim Beam American Stillhouse – Wins Green Award

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The Jim Beam American Stillhouse announced today that it has received LEED® Gold certification. Established by the U.S. Green Building Council, LEED is the nation’s preeminent program for the design, construction and operation of high performance green buildings. The Jim Beam American Stillhouse is situated on the grounds of Jim Beam’s flagship distillery in Clermont, Ky. Nestled in the rolling …

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Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal Opens New Prestige Hall Bottling Facility at Chivas Brothers in Paisley

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Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal officially opened a brand new bottling hall designed to cater for today’s luxury Scotch whisky and gin consumers during a visit to Renfrewshire. The Prestige Hall was completed last year as part of an annual £40m investment in operations by Chivas Brothers, the Scotch whisky and premium gin business of Pernod Ricard. It was …

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WhiskyFest NYC 2013 – All Star Line-up

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Featuring an all-star whisky line-up from around the World – WhiskyFest New York 2013 will present rare whiskies and a fantastic opportunity to share stories from some of greatest whisky legends. Taking place October 11-12, each grand tasting will feature more than 250 of the world’s finest whiskies for you to taste. Meet the whisky distillers, master blenders and other …

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Glenmorangie – “World’s Best Distiller”

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Glenmorangie, Scotland’s favorite single malt Scotch whisky, continues to thrive in the US after being awarded 2012 Distiller of the Year by the prestigious International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC). Glenmorangie emerged not only with the biggest prize of the night but was also awarded UK Spirits Producer of the Year as well as Best Single Malt over 15 Years …

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Chivas Regal Announces New Partner: Adam Rodriguez

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Chivas Regal, announces its partnership with actor Adam Rodriguez (CSI: Miami, Magic Mike) in an online and events campaign celebrating the brand’s core values of brotherhood, honor and success. Rodriguez’s first appearances will be at Chivas Regal’s 1801 Club in New York City on the evening of Monday, November 19, and in Miami on Wednesday, December 12. Now in its …

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The World’s Finest Engraved Beakers

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As one of the finest engravers of our time, Malcolm Appleby has just launched a series of silver beakers. Perfect for the whisky drinker, they comprise of political and personal catchphrases.   The Beakers have captured the mood of the moment with political and personal catchphrases engraved, such as Weapons of Mass Destruction, The Wind of Change and The White Heat of Technology.  They have been likened to concrete …

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Crown Royal: another branch to the family tree

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Crown Royal added another branch to the family tree with the announcement of the brand’s first foray into the rapidly growing flavored whisky category – Crown Royal Maple Finished. Inspired by the heritage and authenticity of the maple tree, Crown Royal Maple Finished begins with the legendary taste of Crown Royal whisky. The liquid then incorporates a touch of natural …

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Dewar’s launch new campaign in the US

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Dewar’s Blended Scotch whisky, the world’s most awarded Scotch and the number-one selling premium blended Scotch whisky in the United States, announces a break from the tired conventions of the category for the launch of its new campaign – “Dewar’s: The Drinking Man’s Scotch.” The tweed and tradition that dominate Scotch whisky will be subverted to reintroduce Dewar’s to a …

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Whisky Test Match: Scotland v New Zealand

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The New Zealand Whisky company head to Murrayfield to take on the dominance of Scotland in the first inaugural 2012 Whisky Test Match series that will conclude the All Blacks tour of the UK. It’s a Test with a difference as the New Zealand Whisky Company takes on the dominance of Scotland in the first of the inaugural 2012 Whisky …