Whisky destined for bin fetches £830 at auction

A rare miniature bottle of Laphroaig Scotch whisky that a Glasgow couple was planning to throw in the bin has fetched £830 (US$1,100) at auction

Scotch blend from the 1850s recreated

The founder of the “world’s first stock exchange” for maturing Scotch whisky has revived his great-great-grandfather’s blended whisky dating back to the 1850s

Number of Irish distilleries doubles in two years

The number of licensed distilleries in Ireland doubled between 2014 and 2016, while Irish whiskey broke the 100-million bottle barrier last year, according to a new report

The week in pictures

Bourbon tastings, taxidermy masterclasses and the final of the IBA World Cocktail Championships 2017 – we look back at another action-packed week for the spirits industry

Hot rubber for Johnnie Walker

December 20th, 2011

Mackmyra opens new distillery

December 16th, 2011

Beware imitations

December 16th, 2011

The Dominic Roskrow awards

December 16th, 2011

The Absinthe Masters 2012

December 14th, 2011

The Rum Masters 2012

December 13th, 2011

UK reveals its sweet tooth

December 7th, 2011

Stellar year for whisky

December 5th, 2011

Poitin is back

December 5th, 2011

Bosco in the mix for Volare

December 2nd, 2011

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