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Press Release – Berry Bros. & Rudd sells The Glenrothes to Edrington

Wine merchants Berry Bros. & Rudd sell The Glenrothes brand to Edrington.

Press Release – Diageo Special Releases 2017

Diageo announce 9 of their 10 Special Release Expessions for 2017

Press Release – The Glenrothes Wine Merchant’s Collection

Berry Bros. & Rudd has recently announced the release of The Glenrothes Wine Merchant’s Collection.  With more than three centuries of experience, Berry Bros. & Rudd has long-standing relationships with some of the world’s leading wine producers; it seemed only natural to draw on these to create our truly remarkable range of whiskies – The […]

An Exclusive Encounter With £500,000 of Japanese Bottle Art.

I’m not really a whisky collector.  I mean I do buy a lot (possibly too much) whisky but I certainly don’t purchase bottles with the intention of keeping them in a display cabinet.  Whisky is for drinking and whatever whisky I do buy just enters somewhere into my ‘Drinking Queue’  This thought brings me rambling […]

Press Release – Catawiki To Organise Commemorative Samaroli Whisky Auction

 Praised by worldwide whisky enthusiasts and collectors, Silvano Samaroli, famous italian independent bottler, sadly passed away a few weeks ago, at the age of 77. Created in 1968, Samaroli Srl Wine and Spirits Merchants happened to be the first non-British Independent Scotch whisky bottler. While only importing whisky at first, Samaroli is also known as […]

Press Release – Auction of Lagavulin 1991 Bottle No. 1 Raises £8,395 For Islay Heritage Charity

The first bottle of the Lagavulin 1991 single cask release that brought the bicentenary celebrations to a close on 31 December 2016 was sold this week at auction for £7,300. This sought-after bottle went under the hammer online at Whisky.Auction and achieved almost five times the starting price of £1,494 (the original RRSP for the […]

Press Release – Tomatin Distillery Launch Limited Edition Series

Scotch whisky distiller Tomatin has today, Friday 10th March, unveiled its hotly anticipated, limited-edition single malt series, Five Virtues. Five Virtues draws its inspiration from the nature’s elements – Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water – and comes uniquely packaged in cartons adorned with contemporary Scottish art, created by Eva Ullrich.  Comprised of five distinguished single […]