Southern Brings 100-Proof Comfort Across The Pond

The 100-proof [50% alcohol by volume] version of Southern Comfort will be traveling across the pond to the UK to join their more traditional introduction of a 70 proof [35% alcohol by volume]. The well-known whiskey liqueur originating from New Orleans, Louisiana, has always been a global favorite as an ingredient in cocktails and mixed […]

The Haig Club Has Father’s Day Covered For You In The UK

Now that Mother’s Day is in the rear-view mirror, Father’s Day is just around the corner – or it seems like it is, anyway – and Haig Club has you covered in the gift-idea-for-dear-old-Dad department – but, alas, only if you live in the UK, where Haig Club has partnered with UK department store Selfridges […]

Jack Brings Its Cider To The UK

Jack Daniel’s has decided to test the cider waters in the home of scrumpiness – the UK – as they prepare a worldwide launch of their Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Cider. Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Cider will be made available to UK consumers first – think of it as a gigantic test market – before the company […]

Singha Roars Into UK In Cans

Familiar Thai staple Singha Beer has announced they will now make the ale available in 330ml cans in the UK. Singha Beer is a 5% alcohol by volume [down from the original version, which was bottled at 6% alcohol by volume] Thai beer is part of Molson . Singha Beer in 330ml cans will be […]

Bud Light Comes To The UK

Anheuser Busch/InBev has launched Bud Light to the UK market – and you can determine your personal amount of joy with that announcement. Bud – short for Budweiser, of course – Light is offered up at 3.5% alcohol by volume for the UK and will be available in aluminum cans beginning in March 2017 for […]

Do You Have Prince Albert In A Can? No? Well, You Can Have His Whisky

The SS Wallachia sunk in 1895 after colliding with a Norwegian steamship in a dense fog in the Firth of Clyde. This somewhat unremarkable occurrence is made somewhat intriguing when it was discovered that a portion of the ship’s cargo of beer, gin and whisky was still intact. Divers exploring the shipwreck in 1980 were […]

Jim Beam Drops The Double Oak On The UK

Jim Beam is bringing the Double Oak to the UK house! Jim Beam introduces Double Oak, a bourbon which has spent time in two distinct American Oak barrels – first matured in newly charred American Oak barrels and then transferred to spend some quality time in another set of recently charred barrels. The result of […]

Another Peated Whisky On The UK Block – Ailsa Bay

William Grant has officially joined the peated whisky fray with their release of Ailsa Bay for the first time outside of Scandinavia, where it was originally launched in late 2015. Ailsa Bay peated whisky carries no age statement and is a blend of whiskies aged in four casks – refill oak, first fill bourbon, new […]