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Important Whisky People: The Whisky Maker
We celebrate the whisky makers, from the master blender to the master distiller.
Ardbeg Distillery Expansion On The Cards
The announcement comes weeks after plans to expand Glenmorangie distillery were announced.
Celebrating Our Love of Whisk(e)y
We try to figure out what it is about whisk(e)y that we love so much.
Scotch Export Value Hits New Record High
Previous high for export value was £4.273bn in 2012.
Show Us Some Love & Win A Bottle of The Glenlivet Nadurra
Tell us what you want to see on the app.
Glenmorangie To Add a New Still House
The new still house is expected to be completed in 2019.
#LoveScotch Hamper Winner
We have A Winner!
The Story of Johnnie Walker
The world's best selling Scotch has a fascinating history.
4 Essential Scotch Cocktails
Learn how to make these cocktails for your next Scotch gathering.
Oldest Singleton of Glendullan Launched
The 40 year old single malt is part of the Forgotten Drop series.
A 'Secret' Move To Change Strict Scotch Production Rules?
Naturally, whisky purists are not happy about this.
Celebrate Burns Night with Scotch
Burns night is on 25 January, raise a dram for the son of Scotland
Jane Walker Black Label? Yes Please!
We would even say it's about time.
Win a #LoveScotch Hamper for International Whisky Day
Rate Whizzky, send a screenshot to win a #LoveScotch hamper which includes 5 bottles of Scotch.
Celebrate International Scotch Day
Join the movement and celebrate Scotch on February 8, 2018.
Plans to Expand Benromach Distillery Unveiled
To meet growing demands for the Speyside single malt.
Can Blockchain Technology Aid in Avoiding Whisky Counterfeiting?
Adelphi thinks so…
History of Mint Julep
The cocktail of the south.
Five Whisk(e)y Things To Leave in 2017
Let's agree to leave these behind.
Christmas Cocktails to Impress
Entertaining this Christmas? We have a few cocktail recipes to help you impress!
Ten Bourbon Terms You Need To Know
Some bourbon terms explained.
12 Days of Christmas Competition!
Guess the whisky behind the advent calendar to win.
Whizzky's Christmas Whisky Lists
Looking for a Christmas dram, or a present for the whisky lovers in your life?
Whisky Words to Live By
A drink to inspire us all.
New Johnnie Walker Blue Ghost and Rare
These limited editions will feature whiskies from silent distilleries.
What Your Favourite Whisky Says About You
According to bartenders, your favourite tipple speaks volumes about you.
Robbery at La Maison du Whisky
Thieves get away with whisky worth over US $800 000.
Top Ten Highest Rated Bourbons on Whizzky
Did your favourite make the list?
Diageo Adds Lagavulin 8 Year Old to Core Range
The 8 year old was originally released to celebrate Lagaulin's 200th anniversary in 2016.
Whisky Live Masterclass Winners Announcement!
We have not 5 but 7 winners!
Confirmed: $10 000 Glass of Macallan a Fake
The tourist who bought this shot has been refunded his money.
What the Re-Opening Distilleries and New Ones Opening Means?
Let's see what this all means for you and the industry
The Old Fashioned: A Brief History
Learn a little more about this classic cocktail
Whisky 101: The Five Different Types of Whisky
For the novice...
Jim Murray's Top Whiskies - 2018
This year's list is out!
Ice and Whisky: The Great Debate
Should you add ice to your dram or not?
Diageo to Re-open Port Ellen and Brora
Production is scheduled to start again in 2020
WIN 1 of 5 Tickets to Master Class at Whisky Live South Africa
Send us a photo of you enjoying your favourite whisky to win!
Whisky Production Returns to its Spiritual Home
Distillery opens on historic whisky production site.
Glen Scotia Double Cask Winner Announcement
We have a winner!
Glenfiddich Launches Winter Storm
The third edition in Glenfiddich's Experimental Series.
A Degree in Whisky? Sign us up!
Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) launches a BSc for future brewers and distillers.
World Whisky Capitals: Vancouver
Join us on our liquid tour of Vancouver, BC
The Glenlivet 12 Year Old Will Be Back in 3 Years
It is replaced by the NAS and successful Founder's Reserve.
World Whisky Capitals: Johannesburg
World Whisky Day explores Johannesburg's whisky places and hidden gems.
Glen Scotia Releases New 18 Year Old Expression
The 18 year old embodies the signature aromas of Campbeltown: vanilla oak, sea spray and spicy aroma
Win a Bottle of Glen Scotia Double Cask!
How do you like to enjoy your favourite tipple?
Whisk(e)y 101: Facts About Bourbon
FYI: Jack Daniel's is not a bourbon.
When Whisky investments Go Bad
Fake whiskies and allegedly fraudulent distiller, caution is to be exercised in investing in whisky.
Ardbeg Adds New Expression to Core Range
The new expression is the first permanent addition in about ten years.
Whisky Tastes Better with Water: The Scientific Reason
Science proves that adding a dash water to your dram improves its taste.
Israel's First Single Malt Released
Milk & Honey's single malt is due for worldwide distribution in 2019.
Glenfarclas 105 Winner Announcement
And the winner is...
Glenmorangie Astar Returns
Fans of the Glenmorangie Astar can start celebrating its re-release.
Grant's Presents The Greatest Interview In The World
Grant's will send prospective Global Brand Ambassadors around the world as part of their interview.
Brendan McCarron on His Whisky Journey
We chatted to Head of Maturing Whisky at Glenmorangie about his whisky journey.
10 Quick Facts About Scotch
Some quick facts about one of the world's favourite whisky.
Other Easy Ways to Enjoy Your Favourite Tipple
Enjoy your favourite tipple with chocolate, ice-cream, coffee.
New Macallan Distillery Set to Open Summer 2018
Reports suggest that the new distillery will boost production by 15%
Important People of Whisky: The Cooper
Join us on a journey where we profile the important people who contribute to the golden spirit
The Japanese Highball: An Art Form
It's not your normal whisky and soda
Moët Hennessy Acquires Craft Distiller Woodinville Whiskey Company
And plans to expand Woodinville sales outside the US
Bunnahabhain is Getting a Face-Lift
Distell is upgrading the most northern Islay distillery.
Japanese Whisky: A Unique Style
The country well known for sake produces excellent whiskies.
First Fully Organic Distillery Opens In Scotland
The first fully organic Scotch whisky will be light and fruity
Win A Bottle of Glenfarclas 105
Review our latest update and win a bottle of Glenfarclas 105!
Top 10 Whisk(e)y Facts for the Whisk(e)y Enthusiast
Impress your friends with these whisk(e)y facts.
Tennessee Whiskey Trail
Move over Kentucky, Tennessee has its own whiskey trail.
Sipping Tour through Scotland - Islay
Bunnahabhain, Kilchoman and Lagavulin... Our sipping tour ends with a peaty punch in Islay
Whisk(e)y 101: The ABCs of Whisk(e)y
For the novice: a few whisk(e)y words to get you sounding like a connoisseur.
Get Dad One of Our Top 10 Highest Ranked Whiskies for Father's Day
Let the Whizzky Community help you choose your Father’s Day Gift for 2017
Chivas Brothers Royal Salute 21 Year Old Polo Edition Unveiled
A more delicate-flavoured expression
World Whisky Day Competition - Winners Announcement
And the winners are...
The Latest Version of Whizzky Now Available for Download
You spoke and we listened!
Crafty Cocktails to Sip Surreptitiously
Two deliciously simple yet surprisingly sophisticated whisky cocktails
The Islay Festival of Music and Malt - Fèis Ìle
It's not just about special bottlings.
Meet The Jack Daniel's Family
Jack Daniel's honours the real-life folk of Lynchburg who make Jack, Jack.
6 Ways to Invest in Whisky
Japanese whiskies, mothballed distilleries and buying maturing whiskies to name a few
Oldest Brora Whisky Sells for US $18.9k at Auction
The one-of-a-kind bottle fetched double its expected price.
Lukasz Dynowiak on Single Malts vs Blends - Old Pulteney & Hankey Bannister
Single malts or blends? Lukasz explains including the stories of Old Pulteney & Hankey Bannister
Win with Wolfburn for World Whisky Day 2017
Tell us your favourite place to have a dram
Top 10 Most Collected Whisky on Whizzky
Does your Whisky Collection match up?
World Whisky Day 2017 Signature Cocktail
Learn how to make The Oak Tea for World Whisky Day 2017
Yamazaki Limited Edition 2017 Now Available for Pre-order
You can be one of the first in the world to sample this year’s limited edition.
The Keepers of the Quaich & how best to taste a dram
Pierre Meintjes, Master of the Quaich, on the Keepers of the Quaich and How Best to Taste a Dram
Why is Whisky a worthwhile Investment?
A bottle of whisky is only really worth what it sells for...
Glenrothes Sold Back To Edrington
The Glenrothes has been sold back to previous owners, Edrington, for an undisclosed amount.
16 Celeb Whisky Lovers
From Beckham to Sinatra, Lady Gaga to Ava Gardner - find out their top tipples!
What makes The Macallan M worth $628 205?
Holding the record for the most expensive whisky ever sold at auction, what makes the M so special?
Donald Colville on Diageo's Special Releases
Why does Diageo produce Special Release whiskies every year? Are they investment whiskies?
Sipping Tour Through Scotland - Campbeltown
We visit Glengyle, Glen Scotia and Springbank Distilleries as we continue our sipping tour
Sipping tour through Scotland - Islands
Crossing Kilbrennan Sound we enter the Islands region and visit Arran Distillery
10 Most Rated Whiskies on Whizzky
Curious which are the top 10 most rated whiskies on Whizzky? Read on...
Sipping Tour through Scotland - Speyside
We depart Rothes early, for we are going the long way round to the next distillery...
Sipping Tour through Scotland - Speyside
Speyside has the highest concentration of whisky distillers in the world.
Sipping tour through Scotland - Highlands Continued
Thurso, Wolfburn Distillery, Orkney and Scapa Distillery
Cam Dawson talks American Whiskey
Jack Daniel's UK Brand Ambassador talks American Whiskey - misconceptions, characteristics & trends
Sipping tour through Scotland: The Highlands Continued
Inverness, Royal Brackla, Castle Urquart, Corrimony Cairn and Glenmorangie...
WIN with Glendalough Double Barrel this St Patrick's Day!
Apply to be sent a bottle of Glendalough Double Barrel for your Whizzky club to review...
The Balvenie Winner Announcement
And the winner is...
A Sipping Tour through Scotland: The Highlands
The Highlands is the largest of the whisky regions and generally produces full-bodied whisky
A Sipping Tour of Scotland - The Lowlands Continued
Glenkinchie Distillery and some regional history
10 Valentine's Day Gifts for Whisky Lovers
From the newbie to the know-all, there's a gift for every whisky lover!
Diageo unveils new Irish Whiskey
Diageo plans to invest 25 million Euros ($26.76 million) over three years
A Sipping Tour through Scotland - The Lowlands
Take a virtual whisky sipping tour through all the Scottish regions with me
John Quinn, Tullamore DEW Global Brand Ambassador, chats to Whizzky
What makes Tullamore DEW unique?
What to look for when Investing in Whisky
Who decides the value of the whisky? What should I look out for when investing?
10 Facts about the Growth of Irish Whiskey
Irish Whiskey is the fastest growing spirit in the world
GlenDronach signed by Donald Trump
Auctioneers believe that the limited edition 26-year-old GlenDronach could fetch over £2 500
Halewood International opens Aber Falls Distillery
Halewood International will build the first whiskey distillery in North Wales for a century
Part 5: How is Whisky Made? Distillation
You’ll notice that there are normally rows of stills or at least two side-by-side... Why?
Appreciate Whisky: Whisky Appreciates
Is Whisky is a wise investment?
Haunted Distillery Series: Wild Turkey
Wild Turkey distillery is said to be haunted by the Ripy family ghost
Haunted Distillery Series: Kilbeggan
It's rumoured that some have loved the distillery so much that they simply cannot leave...
Part 4: How is Whisky Made? Fermentation
Wort, Washbacks and Wash. To learn more, read on!
Haunted Distillery Series: Jura
Only 200 inhabitants live on 37 miles of island where Jura Distillery was built
Pairing Food and Whisky
Can you have a glass of whisky with your dinner and if so, which whisky pairs with which food?
Part 3: How is Whisky Made? Mashing
From Malt to Grist, Mash to Mash Tun... Read on if you can't understand this!
12 Whiskies for 12 Days of Christmas
We asked the experts what they'd like in their stockings this festive season
Part 2: How is Whisky Made? Malting
Barley contains starch which must to be converted into soluble sugars to make alcohol
Whisky Drinking 101
Walk into any liquor store and it's daunting. Where do you start? How do you choose?
Part 1: How is Whisky made? The ingredients
Grains, water and yeast: learn more!
Whizzky chats to Harry Tayler, Co-founder of Wolfburn Distillery
After ceasing production in the 1850s, Wolfburn Distillery was resurrected from a pile of stones...
Haunted Distillery Series: Watts Distillery
Watts Distillery was built on the site of an old monastery and started distilling in the 1700s
Haunted Distillery Series: Buffalo Trace
Colonel Blanton has been seen at Stony Point where he died in 1959
Haunted Distillery Series: Glen Scotia
MacCallum tragically committed suicide by throwing himself into Campbeltown Loch
Top Tips for Tasting your Favourite Tipple
Tasting Whisky in 5 Simple Steps
A Passionate Affair with Whisky
I’m sure I’m not the only one who has wondered how to look like a connoisseur?
Why Whisky's on the Rise in South Africa
A third world country on the tip of Africa is the 5th largest Scotch Export Market in the world!
10 of the World's Oldest Whisky Distilleries
They aren't all Scottish... And some aren't Irish either!
Jim Murray's Top Whiskies - 2017
'…brain-draining, mind-blowing’ nose with a finish of ‘amazing depth’... What's Jim Murray's Best?
Origins of Whisky Brand names
Where did whisky brands get their names?
World's First Pinotage Finish Whisky Launched
When two worlds collide, the extraordinary happens
Should I add ice to my whisky?
A somewhat controversial topic!
Bourbon vs. Sherry Cask
Whiskies aged in different barrels produce different results.
Whisky from Islay
What makes whiskies from Islay so special?
The Whisky Quaich
The ancient tradition of the Quaich.
The Five Different Types of Whisky
Bernard Gutman talks you through the five different types of whisky.
The Royal Salute 32 Year Old Union of the Crowns
A fitting tribute to the creation of the British Monarchy in 1603.
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