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Weekly Whisky Auction watch by Andy Simpson

Posted: Wednesday 16th April, 2014 | 2:20 pm | Written by

Weekly Whisky Auction Watch Andy Simpson 15.04.2014 Four bottles of Macallan Royal Marriage (2011 release) went up for grabs at auction last week and four bottles of Macallan Royal Marriage didn’t sell. Scotch Whisky Auctions recent sale gave some interesting insight into the performance of recent Macallan releases. In October 2013 these bottles peaked... 

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What I liked by Dominic Roskrow featuring the brand new and stunning Patent Still releases

Posted: Tuesday 15th April, 2014 | 4:53 pm | Written by

What I liked this week Dom Roskrow reckons that the newest grain whisky releases have the capability to open up the category and put it in the spotlight Most people know about Scotch blended whisky, and will have heard of single malts, even if they haven’t tried them. But did you know that Scotland produces FOUR types of whiskies? The two missing... 

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Dominic Reviews delicious new single cask bottlings

Posted: Friday 11th April, 2014 | 8:40 pm | Written by

What I liked this week by Dominic Roskrow Dom tastes some unusual new whiskies from independent bottler Hunter Laing Across Scotland there are more than 100 distilleries in operation. But the vast majority are making malt for the blended whisky sector, and they remain largely unknown, their whiskies rarely if ever bottled by their owners. But the system... 

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The Tasting Panel vs The Chivas Regal 18 year old

Posted: Friday 11th April, 2014 | 5:22 pm | Written by

    Our tasting panel got that magic knock on the door which meant only on thing… Time for some whisky tasting. Every few weeks we select some W Club members to taste some interesting whisky and invite them to write their thoughts on it. This week is the turn of a lucky few and the highly acclaimed Chivas Regal 18 year old. Chivas claim... 

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by Dominic Roskrow

The Macallan M coming soon

The Macallan M coming soon to The Whisky Shop Colour: RosewoodABV44.7% Nose: Dried fruits ripen, then soften showing off velvet satin. Vanilla accompanies... 

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The Glenlivet Quercus 17 year old

Aged only in one cask there are only 250 bottles available worldwide. Nose: Soft, ripe red apples intertwined with baked almonds. Mellow floral notes crescendo... 

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Highland Park Loki Now Available To Order

The Highland Park Loki Today is a great day to be a W Club member. The Highland Park Loki has been released and all members get the first chance to buy... 

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Talisker Storm

At first sweetly mellow and rich in the mouth then quickly very spicy and increasingly stormy as the Talisker heat comes through. It’s as if the pure,... 

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