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Measuring the success of whisky

December 29 2018

I have often pondered, how exactly do you measure the “success” of a whisky, particularly a single malt? For instance, certain whiskies sell zillions of bottles a year worldwide, yet rarely if ever win gold medals or top prizes in whisky and spirits competitions.

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Dry spell affecting whisky production

May 27 2017

For generations Scotland has been famous, or should one say notorious, for rain. But 2017 is turning into one of the driest years on record — and is already affecting several distilleries and may well hit a whole swathe of them as the dry spell continues.