Category Archives: Whisky

2014 ISLAY FESTIVAL SPECIAL BOTTLINGS ANNOUNCED FOR LAGAVULIN AND CAOL ILA

To mark this year’s Islay Festival of Malt & Music, Lagavulin and Caol Ila Distilleries have now announced details of their special Festival natural cask strength bottlings available only to visitors. The CAOL ILA™ special bottling was personally selected by … Continue reading

Posted in Caol Ila, Lagavulin, Single Malt, Whisky

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

THE SINGLETON OF DUFFTOWN SINGLE MALT SCOTCH WHISKY LAUNCHES TWO NEW VARIANTS, “TAILFIRE” AND “SUNRAY” IN 2014

The Singleton of Dufftown Single Malt Scotch Whisky is adding two new, vibrant and exciting variants to its existing range, Diageo has announced. Whilst keeping the smooth, rich nature of The Singleton of Dufftown, both “TAILFIRE” and “SUNRAY” have been … Continue reading

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CARDHU™SPEYSIDE SINGLE MALT SCOTCH WHISKY LAUNCHES NEW “AMBER ROCK” EXPRESSION

CARDHU Single Malt Scotch Whisky is adding a new, highly crafted variant to its popular and successful range of Speyside whiskies, Diageo has announced. CARDHU AMBER ROCK™ has been double matured in toasted American Oak casks, to deliver richer notes … Continue reading

Posted in Cardhu, Diageo, Single Malt, Whisky

GLEN ORD DISTILLERY GETS ITS NEW STILLS

Following Diageo’s announcement earlier today (16 January) of the investment at Clynelish Distillery, Glen Ord is now seeing the delivery and installation of new stills as part of the £25 million expansion plan for the distillery, which is seeing its … Continue reading

Posted in Diageo, Whisky

NEW MILESTONE IN DIAGEO SCOTCH INVESTMENT WITH PLAN FOR CLYNELISH DISTILLERY EXPANSION

Diageo, the world’s leading premium drinks business, has today announced plans for a £30million expansion of its Clynelish Distillery in Sutherland, in the North-East of Scotland. In the latest major milestone in Diageo’s £1billion programme to increase Scotch whisky production, … Continue reading

Posted in Clynelish, Uncategorized, Whisky