Nov 18th 2022 - General news

Gateshead Whisky News 18.11.2022

We’re full steam ahead for Nottingham Festival tomorrow folks, it seems like an aaaaaaaaaaaaage since our last visit! But we’ll try and contain out excitement for now and tune into some whisky news goodness from our very own, Connas!

Macallan at the Flicks!

Macallan have released an eight-minute biopic celebrating Janet ‘Nettie’ Harbinson, the woman behind its 1926 single malt whisky. Very cool…

Busy times in Oxford!

Not only have Oxford Artisan Distillery announced a single cask release, but they’ve also received funding from whisky heavyweights Diageo! Exciting times!

No Redemption…

Diageo have been granted an injunction to halt sales of Redemption whiskey, after it was found to have diluted the Bulleit trademark.

A White Peak Christmas!

White Peak have released a limited-edition whisky to coincide with the festive season: Wire Works Virgin Oak Finish.

What is known as - Birdlife!

Redbreast Irish Whiskey have launched a campaign video in celebration of Robin Redbreast Day (17 November) starring actor Chris O’Dowd. Nice…

Uncle Nearest Trio!

Tennessee-based Nearest Green Distillery has unveiled three expressions that will be added to the Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey portfolio.

And Finally…

It’s sooooooooooo busy right now Loungers, no time for trademark punning!

Hope to see some of you in Nottingham, if not, back here next week!




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