Sotheby’s Announces Largest Online Whiskey Auction, Launching Aug. 26

Sotheby’s will launch its largest online spirits auction, with more than 250 lots, starting Aug. 26. The auction, titled simply “Distilled,” will feature whiskies from Scotland, Japan and India, and proceeds will be donated to Diageo’s charity partner WaterAid. From The Macallan Collection’s most sought-after … Continue readingSotheby’s Announces Largest Online Whiskey Auction, Launching Aug. 26

Best Bourbon: The Unbelievable ‘Best Whisky’ Upset in ’16 San Francisco World Spirits Competition

It was beautiful. The spice, rich caramel, long-and-fruity finish: The Best Bourbon was everything you want in bourbon, and it deserved Best Whisky at this year’s San Francisco World Spirits Competition. When I learned its identity after the competition’s completion, I was even more in … Continue readingBest Bourbon: The Unbelievable ‘Best Whisky’ Upset in ’16 San Francisco World Spirits Competition

What does Scotch Whisky Association think about Scotland’s referendum vote?

From David Frost, Scotch Whisky Association chief executive, regarding Scotland independence vote. “The people of Scotland have made a historic choice against the background of the most profound national debate. “We welcome the stability that this choice brings and now urge politicians of all parties to work … Continue readingWhat does Scotch Whisky Association think about Scotland’s referendum vote?