Whisky News


The Dram O'Clock News

Here's the latest round up of national and international copper-bottomed news stories from the wide and very wonderful world of whisky.

March 1st 2015

The Whisky Business: Chivas Regal launches 2015 Chivas Masters

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February 27th 2015

The Whisky Business: The Macallan officially breaks World Record

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February 26th 2015

The Whisky Business: Diageo unveils Johnnie Walker Blue Smart Bottle

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February 25th 2015

The Whisky Business: Midleton launches first ever virgin Irish oak whiskey

The Whisky Business: Tomatin goes from strength to strength

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February 24th 2015

The Whisky Business: Arran comes of age with release of 18 Year Old

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February 23rd 2015

The Whisky Business: Diageo launch new Johnnie Walker Cities Collection

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February 22nd 2015

The Whisky Business: Teeling single grain launches in the US

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February 20th 2015

The Whisky Business: Hanyu Monochrome headlines Whisky Auctioneer's...

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February 19th 2015

The Whisky Business: BenRiach launches a trio of new cask finishes

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February 18th 2015

The Whisky Business: Mortlach launches Travel Retail exclusive

The Whisky Business: The Macallan unveils two new luxury additions...

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February 17th 2015

The Whisky Business: Highland Park launches Odin

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February 16th 2015

The Whisky Business: Pernod Ricard launch Yellow Spot in the US

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February 13th 2015

The Whisky Business: Booker Bourbon unveils new limited edition collection

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February 12th 2015

The Whisky Business: Glenmorangie to launch London 'Unseen' pop-up bar

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February 11th 2015

The Whisky Business: SWA makes case for 2% cut in excise

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February 10th 2015

The Whisky Business: Kilbeggan 8 Year Old launched in Travel Retail

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February 9th 2015

The Whisky Business: Wemyss releases new batch of single cask bottlings

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February 6th 2015

The Whisky Business: Milroy's of Soho to re-launch later this month

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February 5th 2015

The Whisky Business: SWA reopens Scotch Whisky Action Fund

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February 4th 2015

The Whisky Business: Buffalo Trace release last round of Single Oak Project

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February 3rd 2015

The Whisky Business: Redbreast unveils its first all sherry matured whiskey

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February 2nd 2015

The Whisky Business: Sean Connery named top Scot to share a dram

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January 30th 2015

The Whisky Business: anCnoc launches 1975 Vintage

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January 29th 2015

The Whisky Business: GlenDronach releases Batch 11 of single casks

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January 28th 2015

The Whisky Business: Scotch whisky industry contributes £5 Billion to UK...

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January 27th 2015

The Whisky Business: A trio of 1964 Bowmore's headline Whisky Auctioneer's...

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January 26th 2015

The Whisky Business: Kilbeggan launch 21 Year Old in Travel Retail

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January 23rd 2015

The Whisky Business: Diageo opens its virtual distillery doors

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January 22nd 2015

The Whisky Business: Woodford Reserve launch Kentucky Straight Rye

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January 21st 2015

The Whisky Business: Jameson unveils fifth annual limited edition

The Whisky Business: Glenmorangie release latest Private Edition

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January 20th 2015

The Whisky Business: Nickolls & Perks announce 7th Midlands Whisky Fest

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January 19th 2015

The Whisky Business: A record year for visitors at Buffalo Trace

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January 15th 2015

The Whisky Business: Jameson unveils new limited edition packaging

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January 14th 2015

The Whisky Business: Jim Beam releases refreshed rye

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January 13th 2015

The Whisky Business: Chivas completes construction on new distillery

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January 12th 2015

The Whisky Business: Douglas Laing launch new island inspired vatted malt

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January 11th 2015

The Whisky Business: Balblair announces US release of four new Vintages

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January 9th 2015

The Whisky Business: Isle of Skye launches new 18 and 21 Year Old's

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January 8th 2015

The Whisky Business: SWA announces senior management changes

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January 6th 2015

The Whisky Business: Glasgow Distillery Co launches 26 Year Old

The Whisky Business: John Dewar's launches new Aultmore single malts

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January 5th 2015

The Whisky Business: Japanese whisky pioneer dies aged 90

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December 29th 2014

The Whisky Business: New Whisky Quarterly magazine launching in Jan

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December 19th 2014

The Whisky Business: Lakes Distillery opens its doors

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December 18th 2014

The Whisky Business: Heaven Hill unveils new name

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December 17th 2014

The Whisky Business: New Glasgow Distillery acquires rare casks

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December 16th 2014

The Whisky Business: Asda launch 30 Year Old blended whisky for £60

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December 15th 2014

The Whisky Business: UK wine and spirits industry launch 'Drop the Duty'...

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December 12th 2014

The Whisky Business: Heaven Hill Distilleries names new Co-Master...

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December 11th 2014

The Whisky Business: Beam Suntory to bring unique visitors experience...

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December 10th 2014

The Whisky Business: BenRiach awarded Whisky Distiller of the Year

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December 9th 2014

The Whisky Business: Glenfiddich appoints new UK Brand Ambassador

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December 8th 2014

The Whisky Business: Lagavulin Distillery Manager celebrates icons...

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December 6th 2014

The Whisky Business: Landmark week for Teeling Whiskey Distillery

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December 5th 2014

The Whisky Business: Glenglassaugh release rare 51 Year Old

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December 4th 2014

The Whisky Business: Work officially begins on new Macallan Distillery

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December 3rd 2014

The Whisky Business: Kingsbarns Distillery officially opens

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December 2nd 2014

The Whisky Business: SWA announces new Chairman

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December 1st 2014

The Whisky Business: Booker's Bourbon Roundtable selects their...

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November 28th 2014

The Whisky Business: Bowmore launches second edition of its 50...

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November 27th 2014

The Whisky Business: Ballantine's launches 2014 Christmas Reserve

The Whisky Business: Dewar's launches Live True Profiles...

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November 26th 2014

The Whisky Business: GlenDronach launches new 12 Year Old...

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November 25th 2014

The Whisky Business: Macallan Nicols Nectar and Macallan Raffles Hotel...

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November 24th 2014

The Whisky Business: Ballantine's launches new digital media...

The Whisky Business: Glenfiddich launches online marketplace...

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November 21st 2014

The Whisky Business: Buffalo Trace Distillery wins three of the spirits...

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November 20th 2014

The Whisky Business: Ballantine's 40 Year Old launched in Asia...