My Tales Of Whisky By Nick Offerman – Yule Log

Just in case you required it to help you celebrate the holiday season – actor Nick Offerman sips Lavagulin Scotch whisky for 45 minutes in front of a crackling yule log…

The New Whisky Advent Calendars Are Here! The New Whisky Advent Calendars Are Here!

Nothing wants to make you channel your inner Steve Martin from “The Jerk” more than when the new whisky advent calendars – as opposed to phone books – are here. Such is the glorious occasion as Masters of Malt may have saved your holiday merry-making abilities with the official arrival of all – there are […]

George Brett Gives Crown Royal To World Series Champs

George Brett, longtime player, coach and executive with the Kansas City Royals organization of Major League Baseball, bestowed bags of Crown Royal XR upon members of World Series-winning Royals. Brett had the words “Kansas City World Champs 2015” embroidered on each of the signature velvet bags containing the $130 Canadian blended whiskey. Kansas City defeated […]

Chivas Reboots 18 With Ultimate Cask Collection

Chivas has rebooted their popular Chivas 18 blended whisky with a new Chivas 18 Ultimate Cask Collection whisky that focuses on certain types of casks – in this case, first-fill American oak casks that should produce caramel and vanilla notes – and will be released every 18 months. The inaugural limited edition Chivas 18 Ultimate […]

The Glenlivet Unleashes Peaty Nadurra

The Glenlivet has unleashed their Peated Whisky Cask Finish – the third whisky in their Nadurra single malt range – that features a cask strength 61.5% alcohol content [123 proof]. The heavily peated single malt whisky will have a smoky taste profile and is also available in travel retail outlets – albeit with a much […]

Air BnB Offers Knob Creek Campalooza

Online lodging rental service AirBnB has collaborated with Kentucky bourbon maker Knob Creek to offer a chance – via online auction – at going along on the distillery’s annual campout at a campground on distillery property. The winner’s bid amount will benefit hunger charity Share Our Strength, which gets 100% of the value of the […]

Camus Reveals 2015 Borderies VSOP Cognac

Camus has released a Borderies cognac every year since 2000 in numbered bottles and this year’s version has finally been released. Giving off its trademark floral, fruity and spicy notes, the 2015 version of the Borderies VSOP also provides slight hints and promises of orange and vanilla. Camus VSOP Borderies Cognac is 40% alcohol content […]

Food & Wine Classic Gives Exposure to local Aspen Restaurants

According to Aspen Daily News Online, the Food & Wine Classic’s local restaurant showcase program has expanded over the course of the past five years and is a hit with festival attendees. Its local restaurant showcase program started with a single spot in the tent which rotated during the course of the 3-day event. This […]