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7 hrs ago | The Drinks Business

IWSC reveals 2014 spirits winners

Three major drinks industry trends - own label, craft spirits and gin - proved their quality credentials as the International Wine & Spirit Competition revealed its 2014 spirits results.

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Related Topix: Drink, Gin, Liquor

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Sunday Herald

Drinks giants tipped to bid for Drambuie

THE auction for whisky liqueur brand Drambuie has stepped up, as a drinks industry analyst cast doubt on the mooted 100 million price tag attached to the company.

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York Press

Sir James Aykroyd toasts fulfilling a dream

Sir James Aykroyd, who lives in Birstwith, near Harrogate, has revived a tipple he first discovered 40 years ago during a business trip to Paraguay, South America.

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Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Drink, Liquor

Epicurious.com

Booze Crews: Exploring the Intoxicating World of New Orleans' Tales of the Cocktail

Tales of the Cocktail is the kind of liquor-fueled three ring circus that, if approached incorrectly, can bring even the most seasoned drinker to their knees.

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Examiner.com

Let's toast to National Scotch Day at these Denver-area bars and restaurants

While it may seem hard to find a decent scotch drink in the craft-beer-heavy Denver, settle in, celebrate the special oak-barrel aged whisky that we know as scotch, and take a sip at one of these scotch-authorities: License No.

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The Drinks Business

Whisky study could give rise to barley 'vineyards'

A project to determine the perfect grain of barley for distilling whisky could pave the way for barley 'vineyards', viewed in much the same way as the world's wine regions.

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Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Wine

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

New Whisky Centre of Excellence

Redlands Estate currently is the only distillery to do a "paddock to bottle" whisky , growing its own barley and distilling the whisky on site.

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Cool Hunting

East London Liquor Company: Bringing distilling back to the East End...

Gin has long been the classic London drink, and the spirit is making a comeback in the city's cocktail scene.

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Related Topix: Drink, Gin, Liquor, Cocktails, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Home Gardening, Home

Scotsman.com

Scots food and drink brands across Britain up to A 2bn

Annual sales of Scotland's biggest food and drink brands across Britain have risen by more than a third in the past seven years to almost reach 2 billion, new figures reveal.

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Dowd's Spirits Notebook

Buffalo Trace's Antique Collection going to market

Buffalo Trace Distillery earned a gold medal at the last year's International Wine and Spirits Competition for its 2012 Antique Collection.

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Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Frankfort, KY

Pressat

The Cotswolds Distillery opens - Outstanding natural spirits in...

The Cotswolds Distillery will open at the end of July. [A preview event for the media takes place on 22 July 2014].

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Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Europe, World News, United Kingdom

Dowd's Spirits Notebook

Glenfiddich releases newest Cask of Dreams

A program that began two years ago culminated today with the launch of Glenfiddich Single Malt Scotch Whisky's 2013 Cask of Dreams Limited Edition Bottling, exclusive for the U.S. The release is the second, and final, installment of a program that began in 2001 to honor William Grant, who in 1887 declared his dream to create "the best dram in the ... (more)

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The Advocate

Strahan whisky distillery a top shelf idea

A WHISKY distillery in Strahan could provide local jobs and attract tourists to the West Coast, with plans already being discussed... A WHISKY distillery in Strahan could provide local jobs and attract tourists to the West Coast, which a group already has plans for.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Archaeological diggers in Woodford search for clues to life of Jack...

The dig is in a remote spot in southern Woodford County; workers walked up a dry creekbed to get there.

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Independent.ie

Whiskey distillery to open in the West

It was the perfect place for a holiday. But Jude and Paul Davis soon realised that Lahardane in Co Mayo was also the ideal location for making whiskey.

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WLKY-TV Louisville

Small Town Sunday: Bardstown, Kentucky

"This is what we refer to as our tail box, our un-aged whiskey, what we call 'white dog,' coming off the still," said Josh Hollifield with Barton 1792 Distillery.

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The Northern Scot

Ballindalloch Distillery ready for production

MORAY'S newest distillery, which has raised a glass to traditional methods used hundreds of years ago, is preparing to open its doors to the public.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Grampian County, Scotland, Drink, Liquor

Switched

Nomad: Scotch Whisky With A Spanish Soul

Scotch whisky has been around for an awfully long time -- more than 500 years, in fact.

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Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Spain, World News,

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Examiner.com

Review: Four Roses Single Barrel LE 2014

The 2014 limited edition of the Four Roses Single Barrel Straight Bourbon is rich in notes of caramel, dried fruits and oak, even at high proof.

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Related Topix: Drink, Bourbon Whiskey, Liquor, Life, Fruits, Food, Louisville, KY

Business Journal

Don't bother looking for Tennessee whiskey at the Forecastle festival

The crowd gathered around three bourbon distillers inside the Forecastle Festival Bourbon Lodge on Friday night was not large.

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Related Topix: Bourbon Whiskey, Drink, Liquor, Tennessee

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