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May 4 2023

Kavalan Distillery Profile

Whisky

Since producing its first spirit in 2006, Kavalan distillery in Taiwan has become one of the finest whisky producers in…

Written by Lena Bruning

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March 31 2023

The Port Ellen Distillery – A Sleeping Giant

Whisky

Of all the closed Scottish distilleries, the Port Ellen Distilleryis surely the most revered.   The Port Ellen Distillery has…

Written by Chris Kelly

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March 21 2023

Karuizawa – An iconic closed distillery

Whisky

Karuizawa - Japan's Smallest Distillery, Closed in 2000 Founded in 1955, Karuizawa was known as the smallest distillery in Japan,…

Written by Chris Kelly

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March 17 2023

Glenfiddich – Widely credited with creating the modern single malt Scotch whisky

Whisky

The Glenfiddich distillery sits in the glen of the River Fiddich on the northern edge of Dufftown in Speyside. It…

Written by Chris Kelly

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March 10 2023

Ardbeg – Distillery Profile

Whisky

Ardbeg: A peaty, smokey Scotch Whisky from Islay.   Located on the island of Islay. Ardbeg is renowned not just…

Written by Chris Kelly

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March 2 2023

Profile On: The Dalmore Distillery

Whisky

The Dalmore Distillery Profile  Dalmore is a Highland distillery founded in 1839 by Alexander Matheson. In 1867, it was sold…

Written by Lena Bruning

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February 24 2023

Bowmore – Islay’s Oldest Distillery

Whisky

Bowmore Whisky: Profound and Collectable Scotch From Islay   The Bowmore whisky distillery is historic. It is believed to have…

Written by Chris Kelly

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February 15 2023

Yamazaki Whisky – From Japan’s Most Famous Whisky Distillery

Whisky

Yamazaki is Japan’s most famous whisky distillery. Located in Shimamoto in Osaka province, just outside of Kyoto, Yamazaki is Japan’s…

Written by Chris Kelly

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February 7 2023

Glen Grant of Speyside – A Scotch Whisky Profile

Whisky

Glen Grant is located in the beautiful Speyside town of Rothes. It was founded by brothers John and James Grant…

Written by Chris Kelly

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February 2 2023

Springbank – A Unique Whisky Distillery

Whisky

Springbank, a name that evokes memories of the most unforgettable, gently smoky, incredibly complex drams for many whisky lovers. Located…

Written by Chris Kelly

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January 20 2023

The Macallan – Profile of a Scotch Whisky Icon

Whisky

The Macallan is synonymous not just with whisky, but with prestige and luxury across the globe.   Macallan is a…

Written by Chris Kelly

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