Compass Box at the London Whisky Show

Award winning whisky blender Compass Box will once again be attending next month’s Whisky Exchange Whisky Show at London’s Vinopolis. The Whisky Show runs over the weekend of 6-7 October and the Compass Box crew will be there showcasing their full range of whiskies including their newest limited release : the award-winning rock and roll […]

Compass Box to add to Great King Street line

John Glaser of Compass Box is to expand his Great King Street range of blended whiskies with a new release at next month’s WhiskyFest in New York. Compass Box released the Great King Street Artist’s Blend in 2011 and the New York Blend is set to be the first of a series of regional blends […]

Compass Box launch latest Flaming Heart

John Glaser, the whisky maker at Compass Box, will be personally launching the latest edition of his Flaming Heart Blended Malt next Thursday (13 September) at The Whisky Exchange in London’s Vinopolis. John produces Flaming Heart every few years, once he has found what he considers the right combination of aged whiskies. The latest edition, […]

Compass Box produce exclusive whisky for Selfridges

Award winning whisky blenders Compass Box have produced a new whisky exclusively for sale through Selfridges. The Entertainer has been created by John Glaser of Compass Box to commemorate the famous British store’s founder George Selfridge. Over on their Facebook page, they describe it as “a raucous, full-blown, extravaganza of a whisky. It’s rich, it’s […]

Two for one on tickets for Manchester Whisky Fest! 2012

The Whisky Lounge has released tickets for their Manchester Whisky Fest in September – and is offering two tickets for £40 to the first forty customers. The largest whisky festival in the north of England, the Manchester Whisky Fest takes place at The Palace Hotel on Oxford Street, where the guys from The Whisky Lounge […]

Fathers’ Day offer from ForWhiskyLovers

Online specialist ForWhiskyLovers is offering US customers the chance to buy award-winning whisky and unique glasses for whisky loving Dads in the run up to Fathers’ Day. The retailer is offering a bottle of Compass Box’s Great King Street Blended Scotch along with two NEAT glasses for only $74.95. Created by John Glaser to show […]

Compass Box and The Whisky Shop attempt whisky tasting record for charity

To celebrate their listing in The Whisky Shop, the UK’s largest specialist whisky chain, Compass Box are attempting to set a whisky tasting world record and raise money for charity. The whisky makers plan to hold 8 different tastings, in 8 different shops, in 8 different cities – from Inverness to Brighton – all in […]

Great King Street takes Blended Whisky of the Year title

Compass Box have announced that their Great King Street Artist’s Blend has picked up the title of ‘Blended Whisky of the Year’ from American drinks mag, Whisky Advocate. According to the whisky maker, writer and judge Dominic Roskrow described the blend as: “an attempt by Compass Box to introduce blends to a new generation… perfectly […]

Compass Box launch Great King Street Cocktail Competition

John Glaser at Compass Box, the specialist whisky blenders, has got together with the Edible Brooklyn and Edible Manhattan websites to launch a festive whisky cocktail competition. Open to bartenders and mixologists in both New York boroughs, the competition is to produce the best cocktail using Compass box’s Great King Street: Artist’s Blend. The competition […]

Compass Box at the BBC Good Food Show

Specialist whisky blenders Compass Box have announced their delight at returning to one of their favourite events of the year: the BBC Good Food Show at the NEC in Birmingham. The show runs from Wednesday 23 November until Sunday 27 November and they will be showcasing the full range of Compass Box whiskies including their […]

Whiskys.co.uk hosts Compass Box tasting

Online retailer whiskys.co.uk are hosting a tasting of Compass Box whiskies on October 14. Compass Box are specialist blenders who hand craft a range of award-winning, small-batch whiskies in a variety of styles, using the best malts and grains available. The whiskies are bottled in contemporary packaging with unusual names such as Peat Monster and […]