Whiskey

British Open 2018: 11 scotches to drink for breakfast while watching The Open

Scotch. Scotch. Scotch. We love scotch....and, for that matter, golf. So to celebrate The Open’s return to the ancestral home of both, we decided to whip up the ultimate Open Championship drinking guide. Whether you’re looking for a noon-cap or a wake-up call (RIP West Coast golf fans), these 11 …

Wine & Spirits

Booker's Bourbon BBQ Batch Review

<i>Booker’s Bourbon BBQ Batch is the latest release in the venerable Booker’s line which always has been, and continues to be, in my upper pantheon of</i> …

Bourbon Whiskey

Whiskey summit planned in hopes of defusing trade conflicts

A top whiskey industry official in Kentucky says he's worried that global trade conflicts will escalate, with the state's bourbon producers caught in …

Wine & Spirits

Ten awesome Agricole rums you need in your life

<b>We’re more than halfway through Rum Month, people! It’s time we showed a little bit of love to the category’s hipster alias, Rhum Agricole. We’ve</b> …

Wine & Spirits

Diageo's Bulleit Bourbon Adds Augmented Reality To Tattooed Bottes

To promote its Tattoo Edition bottle and help celebrate National Tattoo Day this week, Bulleit Bourbon has launched a limited edition collection of …

Wine & Spirits

Distell releases limited-edition gift packs to commemorate Madiba’s centenary

JOHANNESBURG - The Distell Group; Africa’s leading producer and marketer of a selection of top-quality spirits, wines, ciders and other …

Wine & Spirits

Whisk(e)y World Circles The Wagons Over Mounting Tariff, Trade Concerns

If there was ever a time for the greater whisk(e)y world to show unity, it is now.<p>In the face of growing concerns in all corners about how escalating …

Wine & Spirits

Announcing 'The Macallan Distillery Experience,' The First Interactive 4D Group Virtual Reality Experience Open To Consumers Right In Time For National Scotch Day

NEW YORK, July 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- This July, The Macallan, the world's most admired single malt Scotch whisky, is bringing its new, awe-inspiring Scottish distillery to life stateside.<p>'The Macallan Distillery Experience' coming to New York City right in time for National Scotch Day (July 27), …

Virtual Reality

Review: Minor Case Rye Sherry Cask Finish

Limestone Branch Distillery introduced Minor Case Rye in February, 2017. The whiskey was inspired by Limestone Branch founders Steve and Paul Beam’s …

Wine & Spirits

DelVal, Local Whiskey Maker Partner To Bring Back Rare Variety

Delaware Valley University is growing the rare Rosen rye for local craft whiskey maker, Dad's Hat of Bristol.<p>Dad's Hat, a Bucks County-based craft …

Wine & Spirits

Highland Park The Dark 17 Years Review

<i>Highland Park has long been known for their big sherried</i> whiskies <i>that balance out the sweetness with a subtle yet firm layer of peat. With the</i> …

Wine & Spirits

There's a woodland and whiskey tour happening in Co Down

There's a woodland and whiskey tour happening in Co Down .<p>It is part of a series of bespoke walking, bus and boat tours running until November.<p>The …

Belfast

An island tour to be savoured slowly, like the Scotch it celebrates

Legend has it that Irish monks introduced the art of whisky distilling to the Isle of Islay because three key ingredients – peat, spring water and barley – are found in abundance on the island, the southern-most of the Inner Hebrides of Scotland.<p>As well as being plentiful, Islay peat possesses …

Wine & Spirits

New Star Trek vodka launches... into Comic-Con and space

Engage... in a new kind of liquor made just for Star Trek fans.<p>Silver Screen Bottling Company and CBS have just announced at Comic-Con 2018 yet another addition to their line of Star Trek-themed alcohol: Ten-Forward Vodka. (Disclosure: CBS is CNET's parent company.)<p>Inspired by the TV series Star …

Star Trek

Where is the Isle of Harris, what is the Scotland island's population and what is Isle of Harris gin?

THE One Show filmed live from the Isle of Harris tonight.<p>But where is the island, how many people live there, and what's the island's famous tipple? …

Scotland

Still Austin Whiskey Co. presents Texas Rye Gin Release Party

Still Austin Whiskey Co. celebrates the new member of their family of crafts spirits, the Texas Rye Gin. To celebrate, they will feature all-new gin …

Texas

Albertsons and Safeway to Carry Redneck Riviera Whiskey in Washington

PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--<p>Eastside Distilling, Inc. (EAST), maker of craft spirits, today announced that all Safeway and Albertsons stores …

Wine & Spirits

Game Show! British Open Golfer or Backup SEC QB?

I love College Football and professional golf. Yet it’s pretty rare to find a way to link the two. But this week we have the combination of SEC Media …

Golf

Democratic PAC launches attack on Barr over bourbon tariffs in Trump trade war

A Democratic political action committee has launched an ad criticizing Rep. Andy Barr’s stance on President Donald Trump’s trade tariffs and their …

Tariffs

Single malts, Johnny Cash and a killer unicorn: things to do in Atlanta on Thursday, July 19

Your Thursday will probably include humidity, if not thunderstorms.<p>Here are a few ways to stay crisp.<p>RING OF FIRE: THE MUSIC OF JOHNNY CASH, AT THE …

Film Festivals

Whiskey Club For Women Shakes Things Up, Challenges Notion That It's Only A Man's Drink

<i>As a proud sponsor of this year’s Forbes Women’s Summit, The Glenlivet has partnered with Forbes to publish a five-part series paying tribute to female founders — brave women who are challenging assumptions in business and culture.</i><p>The inspiration behind Women Who Whiskey, an experimental women-only …

Wine & Spirits

Alex Jones proves she’s just like us on trip to Scotland for The One Show

<p>Loading the player...<p><b>Alex Jones</b> appears to be having the best time on her trip to the Isle of Lewis and Harris, Scotland! <i>The One Show</i> presenter, who …

Celebrity (UK)

Inside 'The Art In Whisky' With The Dalmore's Richard Patterson

‘I must confess when Spiorad first approached me with a view to writing a foreword for their book The Art in Whisky I was somewhat sceptical. Especially when over the last 50 years I have accumulated an extensive library of whisky books, I naively thought- I bet this will just be “another” one. How …

Wine & Spirits

Little Lon Distilling Co Is Melbourne's New Inner City Gin Distillery

Gin lovers, rejoice. Melbourne's CBD now has its first craft gin distillery, with Little Lon Distilling Co opening its doors to the public last …

Wine & Spirits

All aboard! We join Starward to taste its ocean-aged whisky

<b>What happens to whisky when it’s aged not in a warehouse but on the front on an enormous cruise liner as it sails around the world? We join Starward</b> …

Wine & Spirits

Democrats Could Become a Free-Trade Counterweight to Trump

Historically opposed to free trade, Democrats increasingly identify with values like openness to trade<p>In Tennessee’s critical Senate race, it’s the Democrat running as a free trader. Phil Bredesen, a former governor, poses in a whiskey distillery in a recent ad and slams President Donald Trump’s …

Free Trade

How dodgy sausages are saving a cute marsupial from toxic toads

RICK SHINE can’t stand the smell of whisky. His aversion stems from a youthful excess of the spirit that left him puking. That was more than five …

Zoology

VIDEO | Walton Goggins wants to bottle Los Angeles with his spirit brand | Fast Company

The actor and his partner, former cinematographer Matthew Alper, have created Mulholland Distilling--vodka, gin, and whiskey--that captures the essence of the City of Angels. And their new private space in the city’s art district, the Mulholland Room, helps to embody their brand.

Los Angeles

The new Country Smooth Fest mixes music, fast cars and whiskey | NOLA.com

New Orleans has a new country music festival, brought to you by a whiskey brand. Country Smooth Fest will be Oct. 20-21 at NOLA Motorsports Park in …

Country Music

No whisky for South Africa's Brandon Stone as British Open takes centre stage

South Africa’s Brandon Stone had to cancel a tour of some of Scotland’s finest whisky distilleries because of the small matter of playing in the …

British Open