Diageo Enters Flavoured Scotch Category With J&B Urban Honey

March 27, 2014
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“Diageo announced today that it is to launch J&B URBAN HONEY, a new Spirit Drink based on J&B Scotch Whisky, which has been designed to open up the category to a new generation of men and women.”

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Johnnie Walker Facing Trademark Lawsuit Over Explorers Club

March 21, 2014
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The New York based Explorers Club, a non-profit organization with many famous members has filed a lawsuit against Diageo over the use of their name for the Johnnie Walker Explorers’ Club whisky range.

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Loch Lomond Sold To Exponent Private Equity

March 3, 2014

“Exponent Private Equity (“Exponent”), a private equity firm specialising in UK business investments, today announces the acquisition of the assets of The Loch Lomond Distillery Company for an undisclosed sum.”

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Diageo Announces 5 Triple Matured FOCM Bottlings

December 17, 2013
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“Diageo have announced a series of limited edition single malt Scotch Whiskies available exclusively to the Friends of the Classic Malts™…”

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Macallan To Build New Distillery In Teletubby Style

November 28, 2013
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Macallan has plans to mothball its current distillery and build a new one with increased capacity.

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Old Pulteney Releases 1990 Vintage

November 20, 2013
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“Old Pulteney Single Malt Scotch Whisky proudly presents the latest limited addition to its award-winning range – the 1990 vintage.”

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Glendronach Launches Caks Strength Batch 3

November 12, 2013
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“Batch 3 has been released with GlenDronach’s trademark combination of Oloroso and Pedro Ximenez sherry casks aiding its careful maturation.”

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Kilchoman Releases its Oldest Whisky to Date – 2007 Vintage

September 25, 2013
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“Islay’s independent farm distillery, Kilchoman, is to release the oldest whisky to date. Only 10,000 bottles of the limited edition 2007 Vintage will be made available worldwide and it is expected to sell quickly. “

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Hankey Banniser 40 yo Released

September 24, 2013
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“Following the international success of Hankey Bannister 40 Year Old released originally in 2007, the multi- award-winning Blended Scotch Whisky brand, has just unveiled a new expression of its most premium offering”

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The Irishman Releases Its First 12 Year Old Single Malt

September 12, 2013
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“Finally the wait is over, 12 years since first laid down, The Irishman is set to release 12 barrels of its first 12 year old Single Malt Irish Whiskey.”

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