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  1. You Want Real Wagyu Beef and Japanese Whiskey? Head to WayzataRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | City Pages

    ... It's pretty crazy," says Billy Williams, chef/owner/cocktail shaker of Wayzata's finest sushi bar. And he means whiskey cocktails, since the restaurant possesses the state's biggest Japanese whiskey collection. To go with them, some certified ...


  2. Brown-Forman seeks zoning change for Old Forester Distillery and visitors centerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    Brown-Forman Corp. is seeking a zoning change to develop its planned $35 million Old Forester Distillery and visitors center at 117-119 W. Main St., in the Whiskey Row project. In a letter filed with the Metro Planning Commission, Brown-Forman attorney T. Bruce Simpson Jr. said that the company intends to "develop a distillery and bourbon experience for its founding brand, Old Forester," The Courier-Journal reports.


  3. Distillers get hopping mad for new liquor flavoring trendRead the original story

    1 hr ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... Hatter Royale from New Holland Brewing Co. in Michigan and Hopskey from Square One Brewery in St. Louis. In the non-whiskey category there's Hophead Vodka from Anchor Distilling Co. in San Francisco and a hopped gin from the New York Distilling Co. ...


  4. Restaurant Profile: Social Still Microdistillery & Kitchen in BethlehemRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NJ.com

    ... more in the works too. Flatt's ordering molasses so they can start on rum for the spring. He hopes rye and a young whiskey will be added in the summer. Bourbon's going to be about two years out, he says. A dream: Flatt's background is wine, working ...


  5. West End Audiences Can Drink Scotch and Soda at London Wonderground, May 14Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... A dusty desert bar. A chance encounter. A spectacular clash of spellbinding misfits, Scotch & Soda is a guaranteed whiskey-soaked evening of breathtaking feats, blinding charm and beatnik soul. Scotch & Soda features gravity-defying circus from some ...


  6. Would you like to share a dram with Sir Sean Connery?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Whisky Magazine

    Shaken and stirred - Sir Sean Connery is named the Scot most people want to share a dram with in Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival poll James Bond actor Sir Sean Connery is the Scot that most Britons would like to share a dram with, according to a new YouGov poll for the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival. The research revealed that 22% of people would prefer him as a drinking partner over historical figures and fellow stars from the world of Scottish entertainment, sport, and politics.


  7. Plan now for St. Paddy's Whiskey Week in Atlantic CityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... are likely to... Tropicana is extending St. Patrick's Day into a full week of the luck of the Irish. Celebrate Whiskey Week with food and drink specials that will keep those Irish eyes (and stomachs) smiling! Kick off Tropicana's St. Patrick's Day ...


  8. Jews Argue Over Whisky: An Occasional Column That Helps You ChooseRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Forward

    We started our drinking with the young pretender, Monkey Shoulder . I was excited to see it on the menu and, more importantly, actually on the shelf of our depleted tavern as I'd heard about it in the New Year as a tasty and good value option that hadn't been available in America until recently.


  9. Whisky distilleries win top honoursRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Examiner

    TASMANIA'S booming whisky industry continues to go from strength to strength with the naming of two of the state's drops as "liquid gold" by the world's leading authority on the spirit. The Whisky Bible, an unrivalled compendium of whiskies from around the world compiled by Englishman Jim Murray, bestowed the honour on Tasmanian distilleries Sullivans Cove and Lark, as well as Western Australia's Limeburners.


  10. Liquor price pinch spurs shop strikeRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    They were protesting the state government's decision to impose 50 per cent value added tax at every point of sale on imported liquor and Indian made foreign liquor whose ex-distillery price is more than Rs 845 per case. "We have closed our foreign liquor shops to protest against the commercial taxes department's notification, dated January 22, 2015, according to which 50 per cent of VAT would be levied on every point of sale on foreign or imported liquor whose ex-distillery price is more than Rs 845 per case.


  11. Boutique spirits come to Hong Kong, like craft beers before themRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... in the state since the 1870s, was set up in 2007 by biochemist David Perkins. Perkins has a deep love of American whiskey, and wanted to make it himself. He is also interested in Scotch whisky, and High West Whiskey Campfire, ranks among his more ...


  12. Bend baijiu like Beckham: Diageo talks up Chinese turnaround but sales keep fallingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Food Technology

    Diageo brands including Johnnie Walker are now more focused on competiting in the 'modern' on-premise channel in China Diageo chief Ivan Menezes today talked up the company's turnaround plan for 'challenged market' China - where the company is betting on Beckham-backed Haig Club whisky and lower-cost baijiu - but volume sales still fell 20% year-on-year in H1 2015. Today the company's results for H1 ending December 31 2014 saw reported net sales down 1% to A 5.9bn while net profit fell 18% to A 1.64bn versus the same period in 2014.


  13. Westland Distillery Takes Super Bowl Challenge from R.I. DistillerRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Seattle Weekly

    In more Super Bowl madness, Seattle's award-winning Westland Distillery has accepted a challenge from Rhode Island's Sons of Liberty Distillery .


  14. Glenfiddich extends hand to Australian whisky producersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Age

    Despite the relative infancy of Australia's whisky industry , a fine blend has developed between it and some of the best exponents of the drop's mother country, Scotland. In whisky terms it doesn't get much more acclaimed than the Glenfiddich Distillery in Scotland's Speyside region.


  15. Chile with Concha y Toro - Day IIIRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Just-Drinks.com

    A very early start today, with Carla Errazuriz from Concha y Toro's fine wine division picking me up from our Santiago hotel at 0700. Carla had been charged with taking me for a run up Cerro San Cristobal in the city.


  16. Another year, another record for Kentucky Bourbon TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... in 2014 - 10 percent more than the year before. The Stitzel-Weller Distillery in Louisville and its Bulleit Frontier Whiskey Experience were added to the tour in 2014, bringing the number of "heritage distilleries" on the circuit to seven. The ...


  17. Hotel du Vin, Glasgow, ScotlandRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Cigar Aficionado

    ... glorious 18-foot high ceilings. The effect of the well-furnished interiors is one of comfort and plenty. Take the Whiskey Library for instance. I don't mean the bar-the bar is the next room over, itself a wonderfully well lived-in space. The Whiskey ...


  18. What's with Becks' whiskey?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Fox News

    Retired soccer superstar David Beckham has hung up his cleats and is now the face of a high-end whiskey. The former LA Galaxy star and "American Idol" creator Simon Fuller teamed up with British liquor company Diageo to create Haig Club , a new single grain Scotch whiskey.


  19. Nightlife news & notes: New distillery in NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... a 90-seat cocktail room following mid-June. While they plan to make vodka, liqueurs and eventually bourbon and rye whiskey, Tattersall's flagship will be a juniper-forward London dry-style gin, as opposed the more experimental New American gins. "If ...


  20. At Coca-Cola Co, it's not just the head count that's getting smallerRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Just-Drinks.com

    This week, Coca-Cola Canada confirmed it is dropping its 591ml bottles in favour of the 15% smaller 500ml . The unit is also launching a 310ml can format that, while not new to the Coca-Cola global system, is one of the less common sizes.