Whiskey Newswire (Page 9)

Whiskey Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Whiskey. (Page 9)

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  1. Denver's The Oxford Hotel celebrates big 125th birthday with $1million whiskey packagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Daily Mail

    ... trips in the wake of terror attacks (and almost 20% are cancelling continental vacations altogether) The $1million whiskey package: Denver hotel celebrates 125th birthday with first class flights, a presidential suite stay and four barrels of ...

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  2. Why Scotch Industry Won't Be Raising a Glass to Brexit ResultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | MSNBC

    Scotch quaffers around the world aren't likely to abandon their favorite tipple anytime soon, but that doesn't mean the companies that distill Scotland's signature whiskies are excited about the United Kingdom's vote to abandon its membership in the E.U. With 90 percent of the nation's whisky stock shipped abroad, more than A 1 billion pounds in sales could be at risk if the Brexit went through, industry leaders warned in the months ahead of the vote. "The process of leaving the E.U. will inevitably generate significant uncertainty," David Frost, chief executive for the Scotch Whisky Association, which is based in Edinburgh, said in a statement on Friday.

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  3. DRINKS: Cigar Pairing - Glengoyne Cask StrengthRead the original story

    Friday Jun 24 | Cigar Aficionado

    Glengoyne, the Scotch distillery that has long touted itself as "The authentic taste of malt whisky untainted by peat smoke," can now claim to be uncorrupted by added water, artificial coloring or chill filtering as well. That's the case at least for the Glengoyne Cask Strength, which is now reaching America along with a brace of sister whiskies that have been repackaged.

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  4. The rye-volution: Rye whiskey's moment continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Los Angeles Times

    Rittenhouse 100-proof Bottled in Bond, right, Michter's US #1 Single Barrel Straight Rye Whiskey, center, and High West Rendezvous, left, at Seven Grand. Rittenhouse 100-proof Bottled in Bond, right, Michter's US #1 Single Barrel Straight Rye Whiskey, center, and High West Rendezvous, left, at Seven Grand.

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  5. What Will Brexit Mean for Food in the UK?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Eater

    Brexit: The strange portmanteau has dominated headlines for the past week as the entire world watched and waited - would the UK stay part of the European Union, or would it go out on its own? This morning America woke up to learn that a majority of citizens in the UK voted in favor of the referendum, and now the big question is, what happens next ? 52 percent of British voters came out in favor of Brexit, and already the effects have been swift and far-reaching: The pound has plummeted to its lowest point since 1985 , affecting markets worldwide, and Prime Minister David Cameron has plans to step down. Brexit is a portmanteau of Britain and exit, and is shorthand for the United Kingdom leaving the European Union.

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  6. Nebraska Makes Delicious Beer: Brickway BreweryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Corn Nation

    ... started brewing and distilling at the same time in the same location. The decision made sense to Triemert, as whiskey is essentially distilled beer. The name Brickway comes from the brewery and taproom's location in Omaha's Old Market. One of the ...

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  7. Jack Daniels sends fans worldwide on a treasure huntRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | SmartBrief

    Arnold Worldwide has created the Jack Daniel's Barrel Hunt to celebrate the brand's 150th birthday. Consumers can find clues on Facebook to help them deduce where 150 whiskey barrels are hidden in cities across the globe and have the chance of winning a bar kit, a barrel and other prizes.

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  8. Summer NAMM 2016: Fender Custom Shop Launches "80 Proof" Blues Junior AmpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Guitar Player

    The Fender Custom Shop has announced its new "80 Proof" Blues Junior guitar amp. Like a 23-year aged whiskey, the venerable Fender "80 Proof" Blues Junior has only improved with age.

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  9. Stonecutter Spirits, Vermont: Not even a year old, the award-winning...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Cool Hunting

    ... ). Founders Sas Stewart and Sivan Cotel are not only nuts for a good aged gin but are deviously creative with whiskey, too-their first batch is finally ready for release, today, and it's distilled like a bourbon in Kentucky, then brought to Vermont ...

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  10. Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Celebrate Pride with Brunch And After-PartiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Houston Press

    ... @ Yellow Rose Distilling Friday, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. 1224 North Post Oak What's better than a date night with whiskey? Bring your significant other, friend, or family member for a tour of Yellow Rose Distilling, followed by an instructor-led ...

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  11. Make it a double, Tom Lix: Startup ScaleupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Cleveland.com

    But Tom Lix, from Northeast Ohio, is changing that. Lix is, in fact, helping to disrupt the distilled-spirits business through his startup company, Cleveland Whiskey.

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  12. Craft brings spirits sector full circle - Interview, William Grant &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Just-Drinks.com

    In the second part of this week's just-drinks interview, William Grant & Sons' chief commercial officer, Simon Hunt, discusses the growing role played by craft spirits, the group's core markets and future targets, and the thinking that allowed The Glenlivet to overtake Glenfiddich as the world's biggest-selling single malt Scotch whisky brand. One of the fail-safe questions to put to a spirits company representative has been about category gaps.

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  13. Nation-Now 40 mins ago 7:53 p.m.45 beverages you can only taste in one placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Innovative cocktails and spirits are having a moment in the beverage world right now, but the latest trend takes it to a new level. Hotels, bars and restaurants are now offering everything from single barrel spirits to custom wine, beer and sake in collaboration with local distillers, brewers and winemakers.

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  14. Scalo Northern Italian Grill owner to open new distilleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Stephen Paternoster and his three business partners plan to open a distillery in East Nob Hill that serves local whiskey, vodka and gin.

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  15. The Best Gay Bars In San Francisco For Every OccasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Sfist

    In honor of Pride Week, SFist brings you this comprehensive guide to San Francisco's gay bar scene, tailored to each of your potential needs on any given night of the week. Sometimes you need a pleasant place to sit and watch a Joan Crawford movie with the sound off while you nurse a scotch and soda.

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  16. Jack Daniel's Is Hosting a Whiskey Barrel Scavenger Hunt for Its 150th AnniversaryRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | AdWeek

    Barrels are a big deal in the whiskey world. The white oak barrels that hold Jack Daniel's whiskey account for 100 percent of its color and 70 to 80 percent of its flavor, and the brand has been making its own barrels since its founding.

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  17. 2 Loons Distillery: Keeping up with demand - Thu, 23 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... version is made with the CafA de Americas blend from Spokane coffee roaster Roast House. All use an all-corn whiskey base the husband-and-wife team make themselves. In November 2014, the couple started 2 Loons with a 30-gallon pot still. ...

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  18. Israel is now the land of milk, honey and whiskeyRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Jewish News Weekly

    David Zibell is busy testing the alcohol level of the liquid flowing from his outdoor copper still. Then, touching his head to ensure his kippah is in place, he heads inside to carefully place labels on the whiskey bottles lined up inside his distillery.

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  19. Strollin' on the riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Philadelphia Gay News

    ... early settler near the river and his distillery was so popular that the street past his place was commonly known as Whiskey Row. In fact, whiskey and bourbon were fairly common alternate forms of currency. The river today has two riverboats for ...

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  20. New Brew from Soweto Pays Homage To The City's Brave Freedom FightersRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | AdPulp

    The June 16, 1976 Uprising that began in Soweto and spread countrywide profoundly changed the socio-political landscape in South Africa. Forty years later, Soweto's first craft brewery is paying tribute to the student rebels of '76 with Soweto Gold '76, a limited-edition lager that was matured in Jameson Irish Whiskey casks for 76 days, achieving an alcohol content of 7.6%.

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