Single Malt Whisky

This is the First Tequila Aged in Scotch Whisky Barrels

/ @andysthomas<br>Updated on2017-11-16<p>When it comes to alcohol, Scotland is best known for, well, its Scotch. But one Scottish company has ventured into …

Liquor

Schlafly Beer Releases Single Malt Scottish Style Ale | Brew Studs

The next beer in the ‘From The Ibex Cellar’ series.<p>Schlafly Beer has announced the release of Single Malt Scottish Ale (ABV: 10.2% IBU: 25) as part …

Rogue Distillers Are Attempting To Make 10-Year-Old Whisky In Weeks

The fast food phenomena appears to have finally caught up with the world of whisky.<p>Could this be the end of the old ways of whisky?<p>In the past decade …

Scotch Whisky

29 Essential Happy Hours in Philadelphia

Pennsylvania doesn't make it easy to drink on the cheap. Most establishments buy liquor and wine at retail price with little-to-no wholesale discount to speak of, and those hefty mark-ups can be a hard pill to swallow.<p>Enter happy hour: the glorious time of day when food and drinks are both …

Restaurants

Aldi Irish Reserve 26 Year Old Single Malt Whiskey

It’s Christmas. As someone who works for a whisky shop, I’ve got used to the 1 November festive season starter, but it seems that it’s still grating …

Scotch Whisky

Ireland get the opener but Eriksen spills the beans

Irish passion no match for Danish brains as lack of a plan is shown up<p>38 minutes ago Updated: 32 minutes ago<p>“I only see one outcome, I think Ireland …

News (Ireland)

Multinationals turn from ‘Double Irish’ to ‘Single Malt’ to avoid tax in Ireland

Single Malt directs profits to countries with which Ireland has a double taxation agreement but that do not have any corporation tax<p>about 8 hours …

News (Ireland)

Paschal Donohoe says Government will examine ‘Single Malt’ loophole

Minister says it is ‘absolutely not’ Government’s intention to create tax planning opportunities<p>Most Read

News (Ireland)

You can now get whisky in Capri Sun-fashion delivered to your door every month

You can now get whisky delivered to your door in Capri Sun-fashion every single month.<p>Whiskey Me, a new company that’s grown off the back of trendy …

Scotch Whisky

5 Scottish distilleries every whisky lover must visit

1: Laphroaig, Islay<p>Laphroaig is situated on the gorgeous coast of the island of Islay and was one of the first distilleries I ever visited, at the …

Scotch Whisky

Where to Sip the Inspired, 'Nacho Medicine' Cocktail on a Cold Vancouver Day

You Need To Try This is an archive of deliciousness that stretches back a decade. The column details all the awesome drinks and dishes that we …

Lifestyle (Canada)

Capri Sun-style pouches of whisky are the best thing to happen since whisky

Forget wine of the month clubs — what we truly need are whisky of the month clubs.<p>A new subscription service called Whisky Me recently launched in …

Scotch Whisky

The 2017 Holiday Gift Guide Liquor, Beer and Then Some

A hybrid, double-walled design merges with the aesthetic appeal of modern lines to create these be-all end-all whisky glasses.<p>$48<p>“Manual” is not a …

The science and art of wood and whisky

Aging whisky in barrels isn’t new. Wood has long been an integral part of how whisky is made. Time spent resting in barrel allows the spirit to …

Canadian News

The 9 Best Affordable Scotches for 2017

New whisky comes out every week, and sometimes even we can get a little overwhelmed by the selection out there.<p>Take Scotch, for instance: at a good …

Drinking

8 Fantastic American Whiskies for the Whiskey Enthusiast

Naming the best whiskies in any category is subjective at best, and every year it becomes harder to choose because the overall quality improves in …

Drinking

12 Best Whiskey Pairings for Thanksgiving Dinner

No other spirit is quite as versatile, or pairs as well with food at Thanksgiving dinner as whiskey. Here are a few easy recommendations for whiskies …

Thanksgiving

The Most Expensive Dram Of Whisky Ever Purchased Was A Fake

The experts called bullshit<p>In July, Zhang Wei, one of China's most successful online writers, purchased a dram of of whisky for just under 10,000 …

Scotch Whisky

Someone's Making Whisky Pouches and We Are Freaking Out

Someone’s Making Whisky Pouches and We Are Freaking Out<p>/ @andysthomas<br>Updated on2017-11-07<p>Wine of the month clubs have gained popularity in recent …

Scotch Whisky

Old Fashioned week: The story behind one of the world's most famous cocktails and where to get them in Edinburgh

Cocktail expert and blogger the Mixolosopher looks at the history of the Old Fashioned and provides some of the best places to get this classic …

Bitters

Macallan Releases A Limited Edition Classic Cut Single Malt Scotch For The Holidays

If you have a guy in your life who loves nothing more than a great Scotch, you’re likely already on the hunt for that perfect bottle for the …

Scotch Whisky

World's 'most expensive' dram of scotch turns out to be fake, after writer pays more than $12k

A bottle of scotch thought to be so rare a Chinese writer paid more than $12,000 for a single dram in a Swiss hotel has turned out to be a fake, …

Australian News

'Rare Macallan whisky' from 1800s sold for £7,700 a shot turns out to be cheap blend from 1970s

A man paid £7,700 for a single shot of one of the world’s oldest and most expensive whiskies – before it was later exposed as a fake made in the 1970s<p>…

Scotch Whisky

A small-batch whiskey from a new distillery makes a big impression

Having ancestors from Dingle in County Kerry, I was delighted to hear five years ago that the town had become home to Ireland’s first purpose-built …

Scotch Whisky

Man Spends $10K on Glass of Scotch, Immediately Gets Burned

A Chinese multimillionaire who paid more than $10,000 for a glass of 139-year-old whiskey got served a glass full of baloney. Zhang Wei, one of …

$10,000-a-dram whisky 'wasn't even a malt'

A Swiss Hotel bar has apologised to a Chinese fantasy novelist who paid $10,000 (£7,649) for a shot of rare whisky – only to discover the single malt …

Scotch Whisky

The World's Most Expensive Scotch Was a Fake

The World’s Most Expensive Scotch Was a Fake<p>/ @andysthomas<br>Updated on2017-11-03<p>Ever since Rudy Kurniawan was convicted of fraud for selling …

Scotch Whisky

Alchemy Cocktail Wizards Announce Late-Night Deli and Secret Bar on Capitol Hill

By the Pound will open this fall<p>Chef Larkin Young and bar director Tony Larson, the team behind West Seattle’s hot new cocktail bar Alchemy and its upcoming restaurant sibling, Vine and Spoon, will expand their efforts to Capitol Hill this fall with a sandwich shop called <b>By the Pound</b> and a …

Seattle

The ultimate single malt gift guide for the festive season

The ultimate single malt gift guide for the festive season<p>The age-old dilemma of what gift to give someone is something we’re all too familiar with. …

Scotch Whisky

A Wayback Whisky: The New Convalmore Single Malt Transports Us to 1984

This 32 Year Old Speyside release hails from a ghost distillery.<p>They’re called “ghost” distilleries, but perhaps they’re more aptly referred to as …

Scotch Whisky