News on Whiskey continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media
As the first spirit flowed from the stills, to the cheers of hundreds of invited guests, the milestone marked the return of whiskey production to the town, 60 years after the original distillery closed its doors. "This is a true 'Parting Glass' moment for Tullamore D.E.W., as we raise a glass to celebrate the beginning of an exciting new chapter in our 185 year history," said Tullamore D.E.W. Senior Brand Manager .
2 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post
Gerard Holloran of Authentic Seacoast Distilling Company Ltd. fills a Canadian Whiskey barrel full of its new rum at the Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site on Tuesday. The distilling company, based in Guysborough, has worked out a deal with Parks Canada to store 120 barrels of its new brand of rum in a replica 18th-century warehouse inside the fortress.
6 hrs ago | RTE.ie
The facility marks the first time the brand will be produced in Tullamore in 60 years and was built in response to the growing global demand for Irish whiskey. Tullamore Dew is owned by William Grant & Sons, which also produces Glenfiddich whisky, Hendrick's gin and a number of other spirits.
'A Taste and a Thirst' with Eimear Kelleher - Local Brand Ambassador for Tullamore D.E.W. Eimear is Dublin-born and Brooklyn-living and is dedicated to unearthing all the finer things in life. Her new series of pub reviews and previews for the Irish World begins with a special invitation.
If Scotland votes for independence from the United Kingdom in Thursday's referendum, the price of your beloved Scotch whisky might just go up. As part of UK, Scotland has access to its overseas missions where it sells its single malt, uses the stable pound sterling as currency, gets tariff-free export within EU and uses the bloc to negotiate trade and tax deals globally.
1792 is a smooth, deep honey-colored, handcrafted spirit, which is distilled in Bardstown. Finally, it is aged for eight years in new charred oak barrels, before it hits the stores.
'A Taste and a Thirst' with Eimear Kelleher - Local Brand Ambassador for Tullamore D.E.W. Eimear is Dublin-born and Brooklyn-living and is dedicated to unearthing all the finer things in life. These are just some examples of the well-known and well-loved combinations but there is one more epic pairing about to take the world by storm - whisk y and grilled cheese.
Cocktails are a big hit all over the world. Creating a whiskey cocktail is a fun to kick-start any party.
Wild Turkey master distiller Jimmy Russell takes a sip of bourbon drawn from the barrel at a warehouse near Lawrenceburg, Ky. on Aug. 22, 2014.
More Venice news for your Monday. In addition to welcoming East Coasters Rag & Bone and Warby Parker to the nabe, Abbot Kinney 's latest slew of additions includes STAG Provisions for Men , which brings its breed of cool Southwest gent's style with its first West Coast boutique .
Hotel Tango Whiskey Distillery sits at the corner of Virginia Avenue and Calvary Street in a historic brick building that has been transformed into the first artisan distillery in the U.S. Barnes said he enlisted in the Marines after the 9/11 attacks. He served three combat tours in Iraq before returning home to Indiana.
The Bulleit Frontier Whiskey Experience at Stitzel-Weller becomes the ninth stop on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. Last year, more than 630,000 people visited the state's distilleries.
Can't tell your Canadian Club from your Crown Royale? It's time to wise up. This Whiskey Glasses Set combines stylish drinking vessels with a crash course in the arts of the distillery.
Lively Water Whiskey Fest, organized by Red Frog Events, will come to the Field Museum on Nov. 15. The festival includes two hours of whiskey tasting, mixology demonstrations, whiskey-based cocktails and a tasting glass. The full list of distilleries has not yet been released, but a partial line-up includes Midwest distillers Journeyman, Few Spirits, New Holland Spirits and Koval, as well as other American and Scottish producers.
When his family business was closing after nearly four centuries of making sake and other spirits, Ichiro Akuto swooped to rescue the doomed distillery's whisky stock and went out on his own. A little over a decade later, the 10-person operation is on a roll with its Ichiro's Malt scooping up praise from a rapidly growing fan base in Japan and overseas.
HUNTER Laing, the Scotch whisky blending and bottling specialist, has invested a "seven figure" sum in a whisky maturation warehouse in East Kilbride. HUNTER Laing, the Scotch whisky blending and bottling specialist, has invested a \"seven figure\" sum in a whisky maturation warehouse in East Kilbride.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 10:25 am
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC