Legent Bourbon – East meets West

Its Bourbon but not as we know it !! I do sit here and wonder just how many experiments don’t ever see the light of day when it comes to the whisky world, experiments like this Legent Bourbon are certainly ones that we need to see more off, although i am guessing this sort of…

That Boutiquey Whisky Company schedule for the Virtual TWE Show

This years TWE show has unfortunately turned into a virtual festival with many of the exhibitors resorting to virtual sessions for your pleasure and the guys and girls over at Boutiquey have put together a very interesting set of events that are now listed below.. That Boutique-y Whisky Co Saturday 3rd, 5pm & Sunday 4th, 12pmWorld Whisky…

21 Year Old Blend No3 – That Boutique-y Whisky Company

The world can be a very dark and lonely place at times, more hardships than it seems worth dealing with and hardships that drain every ounce of energy from our bodies but then a glimpse of hope arrives and suddenly the whole reason we are here becomes a lot clearer.. Each sunrise brings hope and…

7-243 Twinning – Smws

Longmorn Founded In 1893 by John Duff, Charles Shirres and George Thompson, the distillery began producing spirit in December of 1894.. John Duff buys out the other partners in 1897 before building a sister distillery next door (BenRiach) but soon after faces bankruptcy due to the Pattisons crash.. James R Grant takes control. 1970 the Longmorn…

Buffalo Trace Releases Its Much Anticipated 2020 Antique Collection Whiskeys

Press Release.. BUFFALO TRACE DISTILLERY RELEASES ITS MUCH ANTICIPATED 2020 ANTIQUE COLLECTION WHISKEYS FRANKFORT, FRANKLIN COUNTY, KY (Sept. 9, 2020) Just in time for the fall, Buffalo Trace Distillery is releasing its 2020 Antique Collection of whiskeys (BTAC). The highly regarded collection will once again feature five limited-release whiskeys of various ages, recipes and proofs….

35-259 Rumtopf Birnenbrot and Stollen

Smws Every time the Smws is mentioned within a group of whisky people it splits the room, what starts as a simple discussion generally turns a little heated at times with strong opinions being thrown around.. But lets take a look at just what its about and try to take both sides whilst drinking a…

Pour & Sip a new subscription club for whisky lovers

Whisky lovers and flavour fanatics now have a new way to enjoy the newest, most exciting and much-loved expressions: introducing Pour & Sip. Pour & Sip is an exciting and flexible platform for drinks discovery, tailored to customers and with community, accessibility and inclusion at its core. Each month, customers receive a selection of five…

The Gathering – SMWS

Press Release It’s been tough to gather with loved ones this year, but nothing can stop us from celebrating our amazing membership, whether we can travel in person or not. We’ll be celebrating all things Society at The Gathering from 31 August, with a week-long programme of physical and digital events, tastings and festivals happening…

Bimber Sherry Cask #46

Bimber When you think of a distillery the first thing you picture is the pagoda style roof, maybe the white washed walls and in many cases the array of warehouses surrounding the main buildings.. But.. Forget that when you think of Bimber, located in the middle of an industrial area within the UK’s capital, Bimber…

Simplicity is never obtainable

Do you ever just sit back with a dram and just drink away the night ? I expect most of you will probably have answered yes to that question but the problem I have when you regularly review the whiskies in your glass is not been able to distinguish those drams for review and those…

THE GLENDRONACH SET TO RELEASE SECOND EXPRESSION FIT FOR A KINGSMAN

THE GLENDRONACH SET TO RELEASE SECOND EXPRESSION FIT FOR A KINGSMAN The GlenDronach Distillery is pleased to announce the exclusive release of The GlenDronach Kingsman Edition 1989 Vintage, the second expression created in collaboration with Matthew Vaughn, to mark the upcoming release of “The King’s Man” by 20th Century Studios and MARV, coming to theatres…

GreatDrams’ Winter 2020 Outturn Available Now

GreatDrams’ Winter 2020 Outturn Available Now  We don’t do many press releases, but as an award-winning small independent bottler we wanted to get the message out about our new Winter 2020 outturn as they are all very different and have all been driven by consumer feedback and requests (sometimes demands!).  “Despite all the surreal times,…

The Single Cask Release bottle for Nhs..

The Single Cask, Press Release, 15th August 20204 year old Inchfad bottled for the NHS with profits going toHealthcare charities Independent Bottler The Single Cask have bottled a unique single cask whisky and isdonating all profits to Healthcare charities.The COVID crisis has been tough for everyone, and continues to present challenges. Theheroes of the hour…

Millstone 4 year old – That Boutique-y Whisky Company

Zuidam Distillers Founded in 1975 the by Fred van Zuidam, the distillery is one of the last remaining independent distilleries in the Netherlands that still makes Liqueurs, Gins and of course Whisky.. The whisky is released under the Millstone label and within the core range comes a variance of ages and cask maturations ranging from…

Elsburn 7 Year Old – That Boutique-y Whisky Company

Hammerschmiede Distillery Founded in 1985 by Karl-Theodor Buchholz and his wife Pirkko-Helena, the distillery was located in Elsbach Germany, within a restaurant, which in turn was located within a 13th century Blacksmiths.. Originally producing Liqueurs for the locals and the tourist trade it wasn’t until 2002  that the decision to produce Whisky was taken and…

Copperworks 3 Year Old – That Boutique-y Whisky Company

Copperworks Whisky and America is not always the perfect pairing, as we are all aware America is all about Bourbon, or so we thought.. Whiskey is widespread and a dominant spirit made all over the world and no matter if you call it whisky or whiskey, all that ever matters is the end result.. But,…

Rock Island Sherry Edition Launched

Press Release.. Rock Island Sherry Edition Launched Ahead of National Oyster Day Whisky Distiller Douglas Laing & Co, today unveils Rock Island Sherry, a limited edition partner to their coreaward-winning Rock Island Malt Scotch Whisky. This exciting new release from Rock Island is a marriage of Single Cask Single Malts from Scotland’s Whisky Islands including Islay, Arran, Jura and…