Jul 30th 2021 - General news

Gateshead Whisky News -30th-July-2021

Gateshead Whisky News -30th-July-2021

July is coming to a close Lounge Types, and there have been unconfirmed whispers of physical events returning. It might be a plan to keep your eye on our social media in coming weeks! Until then, here’s Connas with your weekly news update!

  • Bimber Northbound!

The good folks behind Bimber Distillery have secured planning permission to build a Scotch whisky distillery in Dunphail. Nice!

  • Komoro Commences!

Karuizawa Distillers Inc, have hosted an official ceremony to mark the breaking of ground and the start of construction of their new Komoro Distillery. Exciting Times…

  • Charity Stuff!

Alex and Nick Ravenhall, known as The Whisky Smugglers, will this Sunday (1st August) undergo a treacherous swim across The Corryvreckan, all with bottles of whisky strapped to their bodies to raise money for Sea Shepherd New Zealand. Best of luck, guys!

  • Whistling an Irish tune?

Whistlepig have partnered with Darryl McNally to create the world’s first single barrel Irish whiskey under the revived Limavady brand. Interesting…

  • Genglassaugh 50!

Glenglassaugh have released a 50-year-old. Enough Said.

Yamazaki 25 Returns!

House of Suntory have redeveloped the recipe for their 25-year-old Yamazaki. These will fly out!

  • Spirit of Yorkshire Day!

Spirit of Yorkshire are celebrating Yorkshire Day (August 1st) with the next instalment of their annual Filey Bay Special Release – Yorkshire Day 2021. Cool….

  • And Finally…

Keep on Truckin’! Great stuff!

Have a great week folks!

And thanks for popping in!



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