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Whisky Events and Tastings : Aqua Vitae

Events, shows and tastings

It is now easier than ever to experience and enjoy a vast range of whiskies with like minded people at one of the many whisky tastings, shows and events happening around the world. Use our handy events calendar to keep up to date with the latest shows and information.

Whisky Live

Whisky Live is the whisky tasting and sampling event of the year, taking place from London to Tokyo.

Whisky Luxe

An exciting new luxury experience which showcase's the finest & exclusive range of whiskies available.

World Whiskies Conference

The World Whiskies Conference is designed for the senior management of the global whisky business and their principal partners and suppliers.

 

Issue 121 Out Now

Whisky Magazine Issue 121

Rocky Mountain High, Mixo-gastro, India Drinkers' Guide, Four Roses

 

Aqua Vitae

When
Friday 19th October 2012 - Saturday 20th October 2012

Where
Zeche Zollverein
UNESCO Welterbe
(Halle 12)
Essen
Germany

Contact
Web: www.whiskymesse.eu
Email: info@whiskymesse.eu

Desert Island drams
What do professional tasters drink for pleasure? Richard Jones finds out what the whisky makers' whiskies are

June 2003, Issue 31, page 30

Do The Flip Flop Stomp
There's a number of things which happen when you mention Rio to your friends. First, they stop talking to you, then they begin to mutter about “jet-set lifestyle” but as the departure date looms t...

September 2012, Issue 106, page 12

Heather, honey and whisky's future
Jamie Forbes is Albannach's young, gifted and enthusiastic bar manager, and he's bringing malt whisky to a younger audience. Rob Allanson spoke to him

January 2006, Issue 53, page 42

In the beginning
Distilleries covet the title of Scotland's oldest – but where was Scotland's first distillery, and what happened to it? Ian Buxton finds out.

April 2010, Issue 87, page 44

Ireland's theory of evolution
Susy Atkins examines Irish drinking culture and discovers that drinkers tastes have gradually changed and moved beyond Guinness, whiskey and liqueurs.

April 2001, Issue 15, page 44

Is this a tortilla chip I see before me?
Brian Hennigan reports groundbreaking research into one of the vital questions of life.

August 1999, Issue 5, page 35

Jenever, Juniper
The very roots of whisky are discovered in Holland

July 2014, Issue 121, page 11

Journey from hell to reach whisky heaven (Bushmills)
Stuart Maclean Ramsay embarks on a perilous pilgrimage to Bushmills, home of the world's oldest distillery, in an attempt to find out why, after visiting , some people talk of reincarnation and spirit...

April 2001, Issue 15, page 24

Mulholland's Drive
Iorwerth Griffiths talks to Ireland's first female master blender.

July 2009, Issue 81, page 24

National debt
Without Ireland, there would be no whisky in Scotland. Giles Macdonagh traces Scotch back to its Irish roots.

May 1999, Issue 3, page 38

Proof at last - the Irish invented whisk(e)y!
A source of pride for the Scots – but Barry Walsh discovers the ‘truth' behind the origins of whisk(e)y

May 2002, Issue 22, page 50

The beautiful South
The Lowlands distilleries are surprisingly varied and highly satisfying.Caroline Dewar reports

June 2006, Issue 56, page 48

The elements of style part 1
Part one: the raw materials What determines the character of a malt whisky? In the first of a three-part series Professor Alan Rutherford looks at the effect water, barley and yeast have on flavour.

May 1999, Issue 3, page 54

The Heart of the Matter
Joel Harrison explores the iconic whisky making region

October 2012, Issue 107, page 42

The Whisky Girls
Discover the women behind the spirit

February 2014, Issue 117, page 11

Zen and now
Waxing philosophically on paradox, Daniel Houck invites us to consider drinking whisky as a means to enlightenment. It's got to be worth a try right?

February 2002, Issue 21, page 44

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