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1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey toasts the opening of the Tullamore Distillery

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 .

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2 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

Louisbourg in good spirits

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.

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6 hrs ago | RTE.ie

Tullamore Dew opens a 35m distillery in Co Offaly

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.

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10 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

Bourbon boom driving Missouri barrel sales

Don McGinnis traces his finger along the top edge of a wooden barrel on the factory floor while a sea of workers around him cut planks of oak, position staves to form a circle, and char the insides of the liquid-tight containers. As he and family members have done for decades, Mr. McGinnis' inspection of the 600 wooden barrels that are produced daily at the facility is a critical part of the quality control process that's made McGinnis Wood Products a highly sought-after supplier of wooden barrels for alcohol producers worldwide.

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Related Topix: Drink, Bourbon Whiskey, Liquor, Wine, Pierce City, MO, Route 66

Tue Sep 16, 2014

The Irish World Newspaper

Raise a glass with our new Tullamore D.E.W. ambassador

'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.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Holidays, St. Patrick's Day, Drink, Liquor

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.

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

Examiner.com

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.

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

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.

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Examiner.com

Irish whiskey cocktails

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

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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.

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

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.

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

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Racked

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 .

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TheIndyChannel

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.

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WKYT

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.

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Outblush

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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

Scotsman.com

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.

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