Entries in whisky (3)

Thursday
Apr272017

Paul John Whisky Tasting: Friday, April 28, 6:00 PM - 9:00PM

 

Whisky Magazine's 2017 World Whisky Award Winning Producer Paul John Whisky will be with us on

Friday April 28 from 6:00 - 9:00 PM

We will be tasting this amazing Scotch-like Whisky from India and attendees will get a chance to win a free bottle of "Brilliance"!

  

Below, is our most recent episode of Sips, Suds & Smokes in which we review five of their expressions and clearly establish that Brent can’t pull off an Indian accent.

 

Listen to "Not another drunken leprechaun" on Spreaker. 

Sunday
Nov292015

Kicking off December with lots of Scotch Whisky

 

Bracketing the Scotch Malt Whisky Society of America’s Whisky Extravaganza at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on December 3, we will be celebrating with two complimentary events:

 

The Whisky Extravaganza from The Whisky Extravaganza on Vimeo.

 

Wednesday, December 2, Laphroaig Bottle signing with Simon Brooking at Fine Spirits:
Whether you prefer, as Distillery Manager, John Campbell, put it, “A big, peaty slap in the face,” like Laphroaig 10yr old or something more subtle like the Lapahroaig 40, we will have all expressions of Laphroaig available for sale and signing by famed brand ambassador Simon Brooking on December 2.  Join us from 6:00 - 8:00pm to taste and talk about Laphroaig single malt scotch with Simon.
 
Friday , December 4, Compass Box Whisky Tasting at Fine Spirits:
Compass Box creates award winning artisan Scotch whiskies! This is your opportunity to join brand ambassador, Mark Pruckner, for a complimentary guided tasting of the Signature range of Compass Box Whiskies.We will be sampling all five of the Signature whiskies (and possibly even getting a taste of the limited edition releases) from 6:00- 9:00PM!

 

Wednesday
Apr242013

World Whiskies Awards Winners Have Been Announced!

 

First held in 2007, the World Whiskies Awards are Whisky Magazine's product awards, searching for the very best whiskies in the world.

This year's competition saw more than 300 whiskies put through their paces during three rounds of rigorous tastings to win the coveted titles of the 'World's Best'. Many of these are extremely limited in their production and have already come and gone through our store, and others are just not available here in the States. Don't despair though! We still have plenty of champions for you to try! The following is a list of the prestigious shortlisted and winning entries still available for purchase in our shop:

 

  • Evan Williams Apple Orchard, World: Best Whisky Liqueur (shortlist)
  • Bushmills Irish Honey, World: Best Whisky Liqueur (shortlist)
  • William Grant and Sons Monkey Shoulder, World: Best Blended Malt Scotch (shortlist)
  • Nikka Taketsuru 12 Years Old, World: Best Blended Malt (shortlist)
  • Sazerac Straight Rye Whiskey, American Whiskey: Best Rye Whiskey 7 Years and Under (winner)
  • Four Roses Small Batch, American Whiskey: Best Bourbon, 7 Years and Under (winner)
  • Bushmills Black Bush, Blended Whiskey: Best Irish Blend, No Age Statement (winner)
  • Redbreast 12 Years Old Cask Strength, Single Malt Whisky: Best Irish Pot Still, 12 Years and Under (winner)
  • Midleton Barry Crockett Legacy, Single Malt Whisky: Best Irish Pot Still, No Age Statement (winner)
  • Redbreast 15 Years Old, Single Malt Whisky: Best Irish Pot Still, 13 to 20 Years (winner)
  • Talisker Distiller's Edition, Single Malt Whisky: Best Island Single Malt, No Age Statement (winner)
  • Scapa 16 Years Old, Single Malt Whisky: Best Island Single Malt, 13 to 20 Years (winner)
  • Ardbeg Galileo, Single Malt Whisky: Best Islay Single Malt, No Age Statement (winner)
  • Ardbeg 10 Years Old, Single Malt Whisky: Best Islay Single Malt, 12 Years and Under (winner)
  • Bowmore Darkest 15 Years Old, Single Malt Whisky: Best Islay Single Malt, 13 to 20 Years (winner)
  • Bunnahabhain 25 Years Old, Single Malt Whisky: Best Islay Single Malt, 21 Years and Over (winner)
  • The Balvenie 30 Years Old, Single Malt Whisky: Best Speyside Single Malt, 21 Years and Over (winner)
  • Strathisla 12 Years Old, Single Malt Whisky: Best Speyside Single Malt, 12 Years and Under (winner)

And finally, the World Whiskies Awards Single Malt Whisky: World's Best Single Malt is....

Ardbeg Galileo!