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2012-02-10 08:00:00

Whisky Marketplace releases new video podcast, adds reviews and expands its line of available whiskies from around the world. (PRWEB) February 10, 2012 When searching for liquor online through a regular search engine, it´s easy to become confused. There are so many search results, it is hard to know which whisky retailers are reputable and if they are offering the best deals, without doing extensive research. It is for this reason that search and price comparison websites, such as...

2010-10-12 13:00:00

ROTHES, Scotland, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- This fall, Berry Brothers & Rudd, makers of the exceptional Glenrothes® single malt Scotch whisky, are offering a one-of-a-kind experience to a select few. Four passionate, promising Scotch aficionados will have the chance to work as an official Glenrothes Whisky Maker, spending a week at the distillery in Speyside, Scotland for a whisky adventure unlike any other. (Photo:...

2010-10-05 04:00:00

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, today announced the initial phase of its US$250 million dollar investment in Scotch whisky production has been completed. This investment is to meet growing demand for the premium portfolio of Dewar's Scotch whiskies, which are among the top-selling, favorite and most awarded Scotches in the world. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2009-12-21 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Evening Post Books is proud to present Whisky & Jazz, a one-of-a-kind coffee-table book about two of the finer things in life - great single malt whisky and jazz music. The beautiful, oversized, 208-page book covers not only the history of whisky and jazz, but highlights ten superlative single malt distilleries and the careers of ten legendary jazz artists. The book culminates in an experiential tasting and listening guide with recommended top picks...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.