Category Archives: Talisker

DIAGEO WHISK(E)Y BRANDS SHINE AT 14TH ANNUAL SAN FRANCISCO SPIRITS COMPETITION

Diageo whisk(e)y brands were recognized across the board for their excellence at the 14th annual San Francisco World Spirits Competition, securing 29 medals in total. The competition was held in March, and received over 1,400 entries from around the globe. … Continue reading

Posted in Blended Scotch Whisky, Diageo, Johnnie Walker, Lagavulin, Talisker, Whisky

DIAGEO WINS DISTILLER OF THE YEAR FOR INVESTING IN SCOTCH

Diageo, the world’s leading premium drinks company, has been named Distiller of the Year 2014 by Whisky Magazine in recognition of the company’s investment in its Scotch whisky business. The coveted accolade was awarded at Whisky Magazine’s annual Global Icons … Continue reading

Posted in Blended Scotch Whisky, Cardhu, Diageo, Johnnie Walker, Lagavulin, Mortlach, Single Malt, Talisker, The Singleton, Uncategorized, Whisky

BRITISH PAIR WINS THE WORLD’S TOUGHEST ROWING RACE, THE TALISKER WHISKY ATLANTIC CHALLENGE

Brits Mike Burton and Tom Salt (Locura Rows the Atlantic) have beaten 15 international teams to win the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge, the world’s toughest rowing race.  They completed the gruelling 3,000 mile race from La Gomera, Canary Islands, to … Continue reading

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THE WORLD’S “MOST SOUGHT AFTER , VALUABLE AND COLLECTIBLE” SINGLE MALT SCOTCH WHISKIES

Diageo has announced the ten Single Malt Whiskies that form its annual limited-edition Special Releases for 2013. In the words of Nik Keane, global director for malt whiskies at Diageo, they represent “some of the most sought after, valuable and … Continue reading

Posted in Brora, Diageo, Lagavulin, Port Ellen, Single Malt, Talisker, The Singleton, Whisky

TALISKER™ ‘WHIPS UP A STORM’ WITH NEW TRAVEL RETAIL OFFERING

Diageo, the maker of Talisker Single Malt Scotch Whisky, has today revealed a new expression of its world-famous scotch – Talisker Dark Storm™, the smokiest whisky produced by the remote island distillery. Matured in deep charred oak casks for extra … Continue reading

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TALISKER INTRODUCES NEW PORT-FINISHED SINGLE MALT WHISKY

Following the successful launch of TALISKER STORM™ in March, the famous Single Malt Scotch Whisky from the Isle of Skye is now acquiring another new family member, this time enriched by double maturation in port cask wood. It has been … Continue reading

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TALISKER OPENS DOORS TO VISITORS AFTER £1MILLION REVAMP

THE world-famous Talisker Distillery on the Isle of Skye has opened its doors to its spectacular new visitor centre following a £1million redevelopment. Distillery manager Mark Lochhead officially opened the new centre in time for the Easter tourist season following … Continue reading

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