The Whisky Shop offering £26.00 off Glen Grant 15

For a limited time only, The Whisky Shop is offering a whopping £26.00 off the Glen Grant 15 year old Old Malt Cask Selection. This online exclusive offer sees the whisky reduced from it’s regular price of £75.99 to only £49.99. Distilled in April 1995 and bottled in January 2011, only 222 bottles were produced. […]

Line-up of top drams for Edinburgh announced

The line up of whiskies which will be available at Whisky Luxe in Edinburgh in September has been announced, and contains samples which retail for more than £700 a bottle. Featured on the line-up are Fettercairn 40 Years Old (£730 a bottle), a special selection of rare or limited editions of Jura bottlings (up to […]

Glen Grant shows growth, despite weak Italian market

The Moray distillery, Glen Grant, has seen positive sales growth in the last year despite the economic problems in Italy, where they are a leading malt whisky brand. Sales rose by 0.9% in 2011, compared to 8.8% a year earlier for the Gruppo Campari-owned brand. Over their entire portfolio, Campari saw a 9.6% rise in […]

Pre-auction tasting in Glasgow, 27 March 2012

Glasgow auction house Mulberry Bank Auctions are hosting their second sale of rare whiskies and other spirits on Wednesday 28 March 2012. All the lots available can be viewed at the auction house on the 27th and 28th and, in addition, Mulberry Bank will once again be running a pre-sale tasting on the Tuesday evening. […]

Diamond Jubilee Release, number 2….

Specialist whisky bottlers Gordon & MacPhail have released a 60-year-old whisky to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee today. The 60 year old Glen Grant was distilled just four days before the Queen ascended the throne and bottled on 2 February this year. The whisky comes in a pyramidal decanter with a diamond-shaped stopper and is presented […]

Glen Grant celebrates joint 170th anniversary

Glen Grant single malt whisky is celebrating 170 years of distilling this year with the release of a 170th Anniversary edition. The distiller has teamed up with the Jewish Chronicle newspaper, which also started publishing in the same year, to offer the chance to win a bottle of the limited edition malt. The Anniversary edition […]

Sales drop for Glen Grant Whisky says Campari

Campari has seen a rise in first-quarter sales despite its top malt whisky showing a drop in its key markets of Italy and Brazil. Revenues were up to €268.4 million (£233m) in the three months to 31 March. This near 15% growth was driven by sales of the company’s famous aperitif and its range of […]