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May 26, 2019
Jim Murray on the single malt vs blend debate, and why India is at the vanguard of emerging whiskey nationsIndian whiskies are already there as far as international standards of quality go, says Jim Murray. In this conversation with Firstpost, the whisky connoisseur discusses the best way to drink the spirit, the characteristics of a bad whisky, and how he keeps his opinions independent
Mar 22, 2019
Scotch whisky gets the non-vintage tagScotch-makers are doing away with the age tags, as beyond eight years, whiskies run the risk of letting the wood in their barrels overpower the taste
Dec 14, 2017
Whisky market is getting more inclusive, says Lukasz Dynowiak, IBHL's global ambassadorWomen and young drinkers in particular are increasingly drawn to the top-end of the whisky market
Nov 16, 2017
Paris thieves get frisky with whisky, loot rare bottles worth $800 mn from famous LMDW liquor storeA group of thieves targetted one of France's La Maison du Whisky store near the upscale Champs-Élysées in Paris and made their way through $800,000 worth whisky
Sep 22, 2017
Scientists develop handheld device that can detect counterfeit alcohol while still in the bottleSpatially Offset Raman Spectroscopy (SORS) devices give highly accurate chemical analysis of objects beneath concealing surfaces, such as glass bottles.
Aug 19, 2017
Allied Blenders & Distillers No. 2 in global liquor ranking; How Kishore Chhabria made it to the listThe brand is placed second only to South Korea’s Soju-Jinro, which continues to top the chart.
Jul 23, 2017
How the Rampur Indian Single Malt came to be known as another 'Kohinoor' from IndiaFrom the dusty roads of Rampur to the glitzy shelves of Las Vegas, this single malt from India travelled quite a distance — literally and figuratively — to announce itself to the world of liquor.
Dec 02, 2015
The 'water of life': Whisky distilling takes off in GermanyMost German distilleries are run by individuals who simply love making (and testing) whisky. A few have spent tens of thousands of euros on their distilleries, leaving them in debt with friends and banks so they can fulfil their dream of making their own spirit.
Jul 20, 2015
Safety standards for alcohol: Beer, whisky and rum could soon come under FSSAI scannerWith plans to set standards for alcoholic drinks including beer, whisky and rum among others central food safety watchdog FSSAI is likely to come out with a draft notification within a few weeks.
Nov 05, 2014
More over Scotland, this Japanese Single Malt is the best Whisky for 2014The best single malts are no longer from Scotland and instead Japan's Suntory’s Yamazaki Single Malt Sherry Cask 2013, has won the crown.