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A look at new world Whiskies

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A look at new world Whiskies

With our world whisky tasting fast approaching we thought we would have a look at what some of the 'new world' distilleries are all about. Japanese whisky has taken the world by storm over the last decade or so, with some dramatic price increases in recent years. The multi award winning film 'Lost in Translation', brought Suntory Whisky into the spotlight and the TV series 'Massan' did the same for their competitor 'Nikka'. Follow that with the contentious accolade of 'Whisky of the year' for the Yamazaki Sherry Cask 2013 in Jim Murray's Whisky Bible and Japanese whisky becomes a...

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Mothers Day at Whiski Shop

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Mothers Day at Whiski Shop

That special day of the year is almost here where you celebrate the most important woman in your life. Gifts are often difficult as most are trying to avoid the almost cliche flowers or chocolates. Here at Whiski Shop we have you covered with our new hamper tasting sets with some great gin sets out just in time for Mother’s Day.    We have a fantastic Scottish Gin hamper with gins from Edinburgh Gin, Rock Rose, Pickerings and The Botanist. A lovely way to start to explore the ever growing world of Scottish gins with some of the best brands available.    Edinburgh Gin...

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March Whisky Give Away

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March Whisky Give Away

A massive thank you to all who participated in our February Give away bottle of Port Askaig100 and congratulations to Adam Mckegney for winning!For March we are continuing our like and share competition and this month we will be giving out the worlds most popular single malt scotch, Glenfiddich 12 year old!  A legend and giant of the scotch whisky industry distilled by the William Grant & Sons Ltd in the Speyside of Scotland. Matured in Bourbon and Sherry Casks for 12 years this Glenfiddich is really fresh and fruity on the nose, lots of apple and green fruits, very mellow and floral to...

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