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2012-06-07 02:24:29

AMSTERDAM, June 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- 'Raise a Glass to your Dad' Some of the world's most famous whisky makers, Johnnie Walker, Bushmills, J&B and Talisker, have harnessed the creative talents of up-and-coming independent film makers around the globe to help inspire people to 'raise a glass' to their dads this Father's Day. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/prne/diageo/53835 The whisky makers...

2012-06-05 02:33:08

CLERMONT, Ky., June 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Red Stag by Jim Beam® is teaming up with food explorer and star of the popular Travel Channel® show "Man v Food," Adam Richman, to bring the unexpected combination of Jim Beam's newest flavor innovations and food to fans 21 or older across America through the "Track the Red Stag Food Truck Tour" this summer. Pairing his signature 'no holds barred' personality with a flavorful kick, Richman worked with Jim Beam to create unique menu items...

2012-05-21 22:20:42

ORLANDO, Fla., May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 10, Ruth's Chris Steak House (www.ruthschris.com) will host a five-course single malt scotch dinner in honor of Father's Day. Scotch fans will have the pleasure of sampling a variety of fine single malt whiskies from the award-winning Glenmorangie portfolio as well as Moet Champagne and a great Cabernet, perfectly paired with each course of the meal. "This is a rare opportunity to taste an incredible range of Glenmorangie Single...

2012-05-01 06:20:44

NEW YORK, May 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ardbeg Distillery is pleased to announce the U.S. Ardbeg Rocket Tour. The tour, which will showcase a life-size rocket, celebrates Ardbeg's participation in a pioneering research project on board the International Space Station. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/ardbeg-distillery-launches-us-rocket-tour-celebrating-world-first-space-experiment-149578275.html The Ardbeg...

2012-04-23 02:25:03

BUSHMILLS VILLAGE, Northern Ireland, April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bushmills(TM) Irish Whiskey has announced that globally-renowned actor Elijah Wood will perform a DJ set at 'Bushmills Live' - the festival of handcrafted whiskey and music taking place at the Old Bushmills Distillery on the 20th and 21st June. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20120423/527005-a ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20120423/527005-b ) He joins a bill...

2012-04-19 06:25:58

SAN FRANCISCO, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, April 21st, SKYY® Vodka will unveil SKYY Infusions Coconut, the newest addition to the innovative, award-winning line of vodkas, at a chic poolside haven in the middle of the Coachella Valley desert. The SKYY Infusions Coconut Escape will treat celebrities and influencers to a line-up of the most sought after DJs, curated by SPIN Magazine, such as 2MandyDJs and all members of the newly launched collective Ingrid Soundsystem--Lykke...

Space Scotch? New ISS Study To Focus On Whiskey Maturation Process
2012-04-12 12:08:31

Scotch and malt whiskey connoisseurs should take note of a new experiment en route to the International Space Station (ISS): a study that will gauge the effect of zero gravity on the maturing process of the popular alcoholic beverage. As reported Thursday by MSNBC.com's Alan Boyle, Slashgear's Shane McGlaun, and others, Ardbeg Distillery, a liquor company headquartered on the island of Islay, Scotland, announced earlier this week that they had sent vials of raw malt ingredients to the ISS...

2012-04-11 14:20:36

NEW YORK, April 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- At a celebration event hosted by television icon, actor and devoted craftsman Nick Offerman, The Balvenie, the most handcrafted Single Malt Scotch Whisky, announced today the launch of The Balvenie Rare Craft Roadshow - a nationwide search for the craftsmen and artisans across America who maintain a dedication to the practice and preservation of traditional crafts. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120411/NY84525-a) (Photo:...

2012-03-15 07:00:00

BUSHMILLS VILLAGE, Northern Ireland, March 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bushmills(TM) Irish Whiskey has announced Snow Patrol [http://www.clicksmarts.com/News-Room/Lifestyle/20120313000316-Bushmills-Live-Artist-Biographies.html#snow ] as the first of a number of artists who will perform at 'Bushmills Live' - the handcrafted whiskey and music festival taking place at the Old Bushmills Distillery on the north coast of Ireland on 20th and 21st June 2012. (Photo:...

2012-03-14 12:00:00

NEW YORK, March 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The annual Ultimate Spirits Challenge (USC) was held at Astor Center in New York City on March 5-9, 2012. Today, Ultimate Beverage Challenge LLC, the sponsoring company, proudly announces the top spirits in more than 30 categories. USC began with a record number of contestants as more than 650 spirits were entered (up 15% from 2011) from more than 70 companies and 30 countries around the world. Led by Ultimate Beverage Challenge...