Journeyman tasting in Atlanta

Michigan’s Journeyman Distillery is to host a free tasting of their spirits at Watershed in Atlanta, Georgia, next Tuesday (21 August). Owner/distiller Will Welter will take patrons through a line up of their small batch spirits and some mixed cocktails, reports the Buckhead Patch website. Journeyman are an artisan spirits distillery with a focus on […]

Irish whiskey fans host Scotch tasting in Boston

Irish Bar Hugh O’Neill’s in Boston is to host a tasting of Scotch whiskies next Monday as part of their Whisk(e)y World Tour. This follows a bourbon tasting in July and promises to provide a few surprises even for “veteran” Scotch drinkers, according to organisers. The evening will be hosted by the whiskey events team […]

Duncan Taylor to attend LA Scotch Club’s Peatin’ Meetin’

Duncan Taylor Scotch Whisky will be attending The Los Angeles Scotch Club’s Peatin’ Meetin’ on the 28th of July 2012, the next meet up for the growing LA whisky society. Peter Currie from Duncan Taylor will be hosting a tasting session of their new peated whiskies at the meeting, which is set to feature some […]

Dalmore and Jura Tasting at Whiski this month

Edinburgh’s Whiski Rooms will be hosting Graham Rushworth, Business Development Manager for Whyte & Mackay, as part of their regular series of tastings later this month. Graham will be taking attendees through a range of malts from Whyte & Mackay’s top two distilleries – Dalmore and Jura. The whiskies on the night will range from […]

Scotch Whisky Experience events for Edinburgh Fringe

The Scotch Whisky Experience, on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile, has announced details of the events it is hosting as part of this year’s Edinburgh Fringe in August. Ross Dennis of John Dewar & Sons will join them on Friday 3 August for a tasting from their range. Drams on the night will include Aberfeldy 11 year […]

Tasting at The Whisky Shop, Guildford this Wednesday

The Guildford branch of The Whisky Shop is hosting a tasting this Wednesday, 4 July, with some tickets still available. The retailer will be joined by Paul Goodwin of Morrison Bowmore, who will be taking those attending to through a selection from their stable of malt whiskies. Whiskies for the night include Auchentoshan 3 Wood, […]

Milroy’s Glenfiddich tasting this Tuesday

Tuesday night sees Milroy’s of Soho hosting a tasting of whiskies from the world’s number one malt, Glenfiddich. The London retailer will be joined by Glenfiddich’s UK Brand Ambassador, Jamie Milne for the night. Jamie will be taking patrons through a selection of Glenfiddich expressions, from old favourites to some exciting new releases according to […]

Whisky and cheese tasting in Edinburgh tomorrow

Edinburgh’s Whiski Rooms, as part of their regular programme of whisky tastings, still has places for their Glen Garioch Whisky and Cheese Tasting tomorrow (Thursday). The chaps at the WhiskiRooms shop will be joined by Paul Goodwin, of Morrison Bowmore, who willt ake the lucky attendees through a wonderful selection of malts from Inverurie’s Glen […]

July tastings with the Whisky Squad in London

London bloggers and informal whisky society, The Whisky Squad, have announced details of their tastings (so far) for July. On Thursday July 5, the Squad will be back in their “spiritual home” of The Gunmakers in Clerkenwell where they will be joined by Glenfiddich brand ambassador Jamie Milne for “The Evolution of a Classic”. Jamie […]

Last few chances to enjoy Balvenie bothy in Manchester

As part of their Masters of Craft campaign, Balvenie single malt have been hosting their Craftsman’s Bothy in Manchester all this week. Described by the distillers as a “tailor-made whisky haven”, the bothy has been set up in Manchester’s Great John Street Hotel, where it will remain until this Sunday (17 June). Designed in association […]

Highland Park announce 50 chefs signing up to the Slow Food UK Chef Alliance

To kick off Slow Food UK Week (18 – 24 June) in style, following on from the successful launch of the Slow Food UK Chef Alliance in partnership with Highland Park, the award winning single malt whisky has announced that over 50 of the UK’s top chefs have signed up to the Alliance. The calibre […]