Add to MyYahoo RSS

Whiskey News

News on Whiskey continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

Great Scot Independence vote may up Scotch prices

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.


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

7 hrs ago |

National Bourbon Heritage Month via 1792 Ridgemont Reserve Barrel

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.


Related Topix: Drink, Bourbon Whiskey, Liquor, Select, KY

12 hrs ago | The Irish World Newspaper

Whiskey and grilled cheese a " a dynamic duo

'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.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Dining

13 hrs ago |

Irish whiskey cocktails

Cocktails are a big hit all over the world. Creating a whiskey cocktail is a fun to kick-start any party.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Cocktails

14 hrs ago | Time

60 Years of Bourbon: An Industry Legend Talks Turkey

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.


Related Topix: Drink, Bourbon Whiskey, Liquor, Pop/Rock, Wild Turkey, Lawrenceburg, KY

18 hrs ago | WDRB-TV Louisville

Louisville area gets its second stop on the bourbon trail

The ninth and newest stop on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail includes a new visitors center on Fitzgerald Road in Shively. It is called the Bulleit Frontier Whiskey Experience.


Related Topix: Louisville, KY, Shively, KY, Drink, Liquor, Bourbon Whiskey, Shelby County, KY

Mon Sep 15, 2014


Now Open: STAG Provisions for Men's Southwest Cool Arrives in Venice

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 .


Related Topix: Drink, Scotch, Liquor


New Indy business aims to employ veterans

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.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, US Military, US Marine Corps


Diageo welcoming visitors at historic distillery

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.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor


Whiskey Glasses Set

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.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor

Red Eye Chicago

Whiskey at the Field Museum

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.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Entertainment

Korea Herald

Japanese whisky makers in high spirits as accolades pour in

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.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Travel, Asia Travel, Japan Travel, World News, Japan, Kyoto, Japan Travel, Tokyo, Japan Travel

English Dong-A

Choice of Scotland, the origin of whisky

Choice of Scotland, the origin of whisky . SEPTEMBER 15, 2014 04:55. . About 2 to 3 percent of whisky naturally evaporates every year as it ages in oak casts for a long time.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, New Zealand Travel, Travel, Pacific Travel, Scotland, New Zealand Travel

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Sunday Herald

Hunter Laing invests in huge whisky warehouse

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.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, World News, United Kingdom, Strathclyde County, Scotland

Diageo's A 10m for start-ups

Scotland's biggest whisky distiller, Diageo, is pumping 10 million into a business accelerator programme aimed at entrepreneurs developing new spirits brands. Distill Ventures, which claims to be the world's first accelerator programme dedicated to supporting new and growing spirits businesses, will make the cash available to start-ups in its a second year.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor

Fox News

Really know American bourbon?

Any type of fermented grain, in fact, can be used to make whiskey, and the practice of aging whiskey for better flavor has been practiced for centuries. Whiskey is made in Ireland and Canada too, but if American whiskey is made primarily with corn - at least 51 percent corn - then it can be legally classified as Bourbon.


Related Topix: Drink, Bourbon Whiskey, Liquor

The Indian Express

In High Spirits

Though Indians consume more whiskey than rest of the world, local whiskey has always played second fiddle to the Scottish variety. A few years ago, at a convention in Glasgow, the mecca of whiskey, India's liquor baron Vijay Mallya silenced critics with his roaring speech.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, India, World News

Rocky Mount Telegram

'Buddha of bourbon' marks 60 years as distiller

Jimmy Russell, left, Wild Turkey's master distiller, pours a sample of the bourbon Aug. 22 for a visitor at the distillery near Lawrenceburg, Ky. During his 60 years in the bourbon-making business, Russell has seen his duties expand to become brand ambassador for Wild Turkey.


Related Topix: Drink, Bourbon Whiskey, Liquor, Lawrenceburg, KY

Highland Park unveils its Dark Origins

In recent years, the Scotch whisky industry has begun shaking things up with so-called non-age statement whiskies . Rather than the now-traditional 10, 12 or 15-year expressions, these new offerings, often bearing clever Celtic-inspired names, reveal little about the age of the juice inside.


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Life, Fruits, Food

Sat Sep 13, 2014


Groundskeeper Willie's argument for Scottish independence

A bevy of Scottish celebrities have taken sides in the debate over Scotland's possible independence, Sean Connery and J.K. Rowling chief among them. But now a true star has entered the mix - Groundskeeper Willie .


Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Entertainment, Television


Whiskey Hot Topics