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Jim Beam Unveils Latest Ultra-Premium Signature Craft Collection
Jim Beam®, the world's No. 1 bourbon, announces the release of two rare, ultra-premium expressions as part of its Jim Beam® Signature Craft line ...



Ardbeg's New Scotch Makes Rocket Science Delicious
Islay Scotch is special. I'm sure every brand of every type of Scotch says that about theirs. But Islay (pronounced Eye-la) — that's the really dram good ...




William Grant & Sons' The Balvenie Fifty

William Grant & Sons has released two limited-edition 50-year-old expressions of its The Balvenie single malt Scotch whisky. Cask number 4567 ...



Jim Beam's Master Distiller Ponders a Retirement Bourbon

Businessweek After a lifetime in the bourbon business, Fred Noe is contemplating his legacy. The master distiller of Beam Suntory, America's largest bourbon maker, ...


First (legal) Distillery in the West of Ireland now on Indiegogo

PR Newswire (press release) MAYO, Ireland, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A small Whiskey distillery in County Mayo, Ireland has taken to Indiegogo in a bid to crowdfund ...



So This Is What $25000 Scotch Tastes Like
Vanity Fair When it came time to file, I was having trouble describing the Scotch in ... So I turned to Heather Greene, the whisky sommelier at the Flatiron Room ...

The Story Behind the Mark on Maker's Mark Bourbon
Bloomberg Sept. 24 (Bloomberg) -- Maker's Mark COO Rob Samuels discusses the boom in the bourbon business with Pimm Fox on "Taking Stock." (Source: ...



Whisky sector toasts No vote but wary of tax rise
Scotsman WHISKY industry leaders will this week begin a major consultation process with distillers to remove barriers to the sector's growth as talks on further ...



AnCnoc releases 2000 vintage Scotch whisky

Inver House Distillers has released a 2000 vintage of its anCnoc single malt Scotch whisky, matured at the Knockdhu Distillery in Banffshire.