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The Hands-Down Best Japanese Whisky to Drink Right Now

If you can find it and afford it, that is.

A bottle of good Japanese whisky (they spell it without the “e”) is incredibly difficult to get your hands on these days, and stupid expensive if you do. Yamazaki 12 used to cost around 50 bucks, but now you can expect to pay at least triple the price at any liquor store that actually has it in stock. So why does Japanese whisky cost so much, and is it really worth it? The answer to the latter question is yes; it is more often than not delicious whisky that is quite different from single malt scotch, its closest spiritual relative. The former question, however, requires some explanation.

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World Whisky Day: 22 of the best whisky bars you must visit in Scotland

From the central belt to Speyside and beyond, we take a look at the best whisky bars from around Scotland, just in time for World Whisky Day on 18 May.

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12 Great Global Whiskeys To Drink Right Now

Wednesday, March 27 is International Whiskey Day, celebrating brown spirits from around the world. There are plenty of reasons to celebrate, with new offerings from the usual suspects – the U.S., Scotland, Ireland – as well as familiar classics and recently released expressions from Asia, Europe, and Canada. Read More …

Best Whiskey: How Bourbon Dominated The 2019 San Francisco World Spirits Competition

Who won Best in Show, Whiskey, at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition? One judge tells the story of the 2019 winner. READ MORE …

Great New Whiskies: Standout Bottles Whiskey Lovers Will Want To Try

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The 3 Best Whiskey Bars In Baltimore

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12 Best Whiskey Brands of 2019 – Top Whiskey Bottles Under $100

Whether you’re craving something sweet, spicy, or just looking to stretch your whiskey palette, here are the best whiskey bottles of that deserve a place of honor … READ MORE …

How to make the best Irish coffee according to Irish bartenders

Striking the balance between ingredients – whiskey, cream, sugar, and so on – to get your Irish coffee just right takes practice, but with these recipe …READ MORE …

10 of the best things to drink in Dublin besides Guinness and Irish whiskey

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11 Best Irish Whiskey Brands for St. Patrick’s Day

If your Irish whiskey consumption has heretofore been limited to only that which you might call for as “Jame-o” and drink in shot form, perhaps this St. Patrick’s  . . . READ MORE >>>