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?Something a little different
?Experimental casks and unconventional cocktails
September 2013, Issue 114, page 62
A captivating cocktail
Ian Wisniewski looks at the Atholl Brose
June 2006, Issue 56, page 25
A Cocktail Revolution
The rise of new age methods of ageing
March 2015, Issue 126, page 58
A drink not to mess with
In the first of a new series on great whisky cocktails, Ian Wisniewski looks at The Manhattan
January 2005, Issue 45, page 54
A Ramble Around the Lowlands
A region for delicate and triple distilliation whiskies
September 2014, Issue 122, page 58
A World Mix
Our man behind the stick takes a global view
July 2013, Issue 113, page 66
Ahead by a neck
Ian Wisniewski saddles up for a challenging cocktail
August 2006, Issue 58, page 48
All in the mix
Whisky cocktails are at the forefront of a cocktail revolution. Sally Toms reports
June 2006, Issue 56, page 36
There is only one place to take the temperature of the great cocktail makers, New Orleans. Liza Weisstuch went to see what's shaking.
September 2008, Issue 74, page 14
Beyond the Pickleback
Our chap behind the stick looks at the Irish category
February 2014, Issue 117, page 58
Blood and Sand
Ian Wisniewski looks at a silver screen classic cocktail
January 2007, Issue 61, page 59
Our man behind the stick delves into a flavourful world
June 2013, Issue 112, page 62
Causing a stir
The second annual Cocktail Challenge took place at Whisky Live in London. Dominic Roskrow reports
June 2005, Issue 48, page 42
Neil Ridley has a few suggestions to get your Manhattan perfect and your Sour really singing
October 2012, Issue 107, page 38
Ian Wisniewski goes in search of Bobby Burns
March 2007, Issue 62, page 56
Closing the Gap
Europe is right behind
October 2015, Issue 131, page 58
Cocktails Around the World
New Orleans, Louisiana... ‘The Big Easy'
January 2016, Issue 133, page 58
Cocktails From Around the World
New York – ‘The Big Apple'
March 2016, Issue 134, page 56
Cocktails from Around the World
Why London is so important to the world cocktail scene
April 2016, Issue 135, page 58
Drinking Large in the Windy City
Charles K.Cowdery finds craft cocktails in Chicago taking a whiskey spin.
February 2010, Issue 86, page 50
Our man behind the stick looks for inspiration in Asia
December 2013, Issue 116, page 46
Easy! It's a drink of two halves
Ian Wisniewski looks at the Rusty Nail
April 2006, Issue 55, page 50
For Peat's Sake
Braving the most intriguing flavour of them all
July 2016, Issue 137, page 62
In a Pickle
Naren Young looks at the hottest thing since the toddy.
December 2011, Issue 100, page 42
Ryan Chetiyawardana mixes up some oriental delights
December 2012, Issue 108, page 40
Ian Wisniewski on a winter favourite
January 2006, Issue 53, page 50
Irish Pot Still Whiskey
An icon of the past and future
September 2015, Issue 130, page 58
Is it the real thing?
Whisky and cola? Ian Wisniewski takes us in to unchartered waters
April 2005, Issue 47, page 51
Kings of cocktails
To mark the fifth anniversary of its American bartenders' trip Brown Forman picked an elite group to take part in a cocktail event. Dominic Roskrow joined them
January 2008, Issue 69, page 47
Knowing the Classics
Ryan Chetiyawardana looks at Bourbon cocktails
February 2013, Issue 109, page 40
Let the smoke open
Our man behind the stick takes a trip to out west
October 2013, Issue 115, page 62
Lift the winter spirits
Martine Nouet argues that one of the advantages of bad weather is that you can drink strong spirits to keep out the cold
March 2003, Issue 29, page 49
London mixes a recipe for success
Whisky cocktails present mixologists with a unique set of problems. But some of London's finest were up for the challenge. Dominic Roskrow reports.
December 2003, Issue 36, page 40
Two barflys go in search of the perfect classic cocktail in this iconic part of New York.
October 2009, Issue 83, page 48
The spirit of wood and the beauty of diversity
December 2014, Issue 124, page 58
Neil Ridley looks at two important cocktail tomes.
January 1970, Issue 84, page 44
Naughty but nice
Impossible to do whisky justice when it's in a cocktail? That's rubbish, as our recent Whisky Cocktail Challenge showed
June 2004, Issue 40, page 42
Nothing wrong with Old Fashioned values
In the latest of his series on classic cocktails, Ian Wisniewski looks at the Old-Fashioned
March 2005, Issue 46, page 31
Packing a punch
Ian Wisniewski looks at the story behind this versatile cocktail
November 2006, Issue 60, page 51
Provenance and perception
Our man looks at the strength and allure of brands
June 2014, Issue 120, page 58
Ian Wisniewski on the nearest thing Scotland has to a national cocktail
March 2006, Issue 54, page 59
Rye's In Trend
The comeback of the original American whiskey
January 2015, Issue 125, page 56
Shaking it up
There is a revolution happening and whisky is at the cutting edge. We find out more
June 2007, Issue 64, page 18
Singularly malt cocktails
Gary Regan is currently in hog heaven. Critics believe that he desecrated 'precious malt whisky' live on American television, but malt whisky cocktails aren't quite as strange as you may think
February 2001, Issue 14, page 36
Smoky Whisky Cocktails
For those long dark winter nights
December 2015, Issue 132, page 58
Springtime in a glass
Our man delves into how to enjoy your cocktail in relation to climate
April 2014, Issue 119, page 58
Stiring times in the Big Easy
Liza Weisstuch reports from this year's Tales of the Cocktails event
December 2010, Issue 92, page 46
Summer in a Glass
Naren Young looks forward to some long hot months
June 2012, Issue 104, page 38
Tales of the times
Liza Weisstuch heads out to New Orleans to see what's mixing at the moment.
January 1970, Issue 84, page 46
The Buffalo's Graveyard
A trace of Bourbon history
June 2015, Issue 128, page 58
Ian Wisniewski on the most refreshing of all whisky cocktails
October 2005, Issue 51, page 35
The Esssence of Speyside
Our man looks to East Speyside for inspiration
March 2014, Issue 118, page 46
The Future for Cocktails
How the culinary scene is having an influence
June 2016, Issue 136, page 58
The gentle art of mixing
Jonathon Goodall investigates whisky cocktails and finds a way of using up these unwanted dregs of single malt.
August 1999, Issue 5, page 32
The Hot Toddy
Ian Wisniewski on a very old classic
November 2005, Issue 52, page 50
The Irish Resurgence
Naren Youngdiscovers how the revival of Irish whiskey is being greeted behind the stick
April 2012, Issue 103, page 32
The Mint Julep
Still the preferred drink of fashion-setters attending the Kentucky Derby, the Mint Julep can be simplicity itself, or a challenge. Ian Wisniewski looks at its history
July 2005, Issue 49, page 57
Hailed by its fans as the first cocktail, the sazerac courted controversy because of one ingredient -absinthe. Ian Wisniewski looks at its history
June 2005, Issue 48, page 54
The Softer Side of Whisky
Let the grain take the strain
July 2015, Issue 129, page 82
The Whisky Sour
It's all a question of balance. Ian Wisniewski explains how a good Sour can put a smile on your face
September 2005, Issue 50, page 59
The White Choice
A new category is finding favour with bartenders, Naren Young looks at why
February 2012, Issue 101, page 40
Treading new ground
Whisky cocktails can work, and they could help bring younger drinkers in to the world of malts. A team of Whisky Magazine writers put a selection of them on public trial
September 2003, Issue 33, page 36
An intertwined relationship to history
April 2015, Issue 127, page 58
Up in Smoke
Naren Young looks at some of the exciting things happening behind the stick
July 2011, Issue 97, page 46
Whiskies Get Fatter
Naren Young looks at the latest trend of fat washing whiskies
January 2011, Issue 93, page 18
Whisky Bars and Signature Serves
Crafting that serve to make that experience special
July 2014, Issue 121, page 82
Whisky in the mix
Jane Slade ecamines how people drink their whisky around the globe and discovers how versatile the water of life can be.
December 2000, Issue 13, page 58
Whisky with water
Sounds simple enough,but there is more going on as Ian Wisniewski finds out
October 2006, Issue 59, page 50
Whisky Magazine Issue 137
Irish whiskey, touring the Hebrides and an American whiskey supplement on Kentucky Bourbon.
Published July 2016.
Whisky Magazine Issue 136
Photo Challenge 2016 winners, WhistlePig, Scottish visitor centres, Tobermory.
Published June 2016.
Whisky Magazine Issue 135
Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival, Japanese craft whisky, Sedgwick, Kentucky Peerless.
Published April 2016.
Whisky Magazine Issue 134
AWARDS SPECIAL: The Best Whiskies in the World, Icons of Whisky Global and the Hall of Fame..
Published March 2016.
Whisky Magazine Issue 133
The Irish West Coast Trail, Tullibardine Distillery, Bourbon Pot Stills, Westland Distillery.
Published January 2016.
Whisky Magazine Issue 132
Japan Whisky In Harmony, Balblair Distillery, Beam Suntory, Tomatin Distillery.
Published December 2015.
Whisky Magazine Issue 131
The Hebridean Archipelago, Dalmunach, Four Roses, New Orleans Bars .
Published October 2015.
Whisky Magazine Issue 130
Global Travel Retail, Coppersmiths, Favourite Blends, Texas Whiskey.
Published September 2015.
Whisky Magazine Issue 129
American Whiskey Special plus Kingbarns, Single Oak Project, Edradour and Germany.
Published July 2015.
Whisky Magazine Issue 128
Crown Royal, Netherlands, Laphroaig, Photo Challenge 2015.
Published June 2015.
Whisky Magazine Issue 127
A Focus on Speyside, Allt-á-Bhainne, Kentucky Visitor Centres, Golf and Whisky.
Published April 2015.
Whisky Magazine Issue 126
The Best Whiskies in the World, Awards Special.
Published March 2015.
Whisky Magazine Issue 125
Sláinte to Irish Whiskey, Icons of Whisky Rest of World, Bourbon, Travel Retail Glenmorangie.
Published January 2015.
Whisky Magazine Issue 124
David Beckham Interview, Battle of the Blends, Ardbeg Distillery, Japan focus.
Published December 2014.
Whisky Magazine Issue 122
Is Craft an Expression of Skill, Aberlour, Flavoured Whiskies, Glen Grant.
Published September 2014.
Whisky Magazine Issue 121
Rocky Mountain High, Mixo-gastro, India Drinkers' Guide, Four Roses.
Published July 2014.
Whisky Magazine Issue 120
The Flavour of Islay and Jura, The Sazerac Trail, London Bars Guide, Bruichladdich.
Published June 2014.
Whisky Magazine Issue 119
Glen Garioch, Urban Bourbon Trail, France Focus.
Published April 2014.
Whisky Magazine Issue 117
Titanic Belfast, Small Batch Blends, Toronto and Maker's Mark.
Published February 2014.
Whisky Magazine Issue 116
Invergordon, Icons of Whisky Scotland, Japan Focus.
Published December 2013.
Whisky Magazine Issue 115
Black Velvet Distillery, Travelling in Alberta, Glen Keith Distillery and Masters of Photography.
Published October 2013.
Whisky Magazine Issue 114
Glencadam Distillery, George Dickel, Three Ships, Icons of Whisky America.
Published September 2013.
Whisky Magazine Issue 113
World Whiskies Special, Tormore Distillery, Dallas City Guide.
Published July 2013.
Whisky Magazine Issue 109
African Adventure | Caribbean Smuggling | San Francisco.
Published February 2013.
Whisky Magazine Issue 108
Johnnie Walker - Lagavulin Distillery - Suntory.
Published December 2012.
Whisky Magazine Issue 107
Movies & Moonshine - Junior Johnson - Bushmills Cask Guitars.
Published October 2012.
Whisky Magazine Issue 104
The Macallan, Alternative Grains, Adnams & much more....
Published June 2012.
Whisky Magazine Issue 101
Whisky families, Mackmyra, Buffalo Trace, A drinker's guide to London and much more....
Published February 2012.
Whisky Magazine Issue 100
The Whisky Magazine anniversary issue celebrates 100 years of the greatest whisky people, the 21st Century's 100 greatest bottles and the 100 greatest distilleries to visit plus much more....
Published December 2011.
Whisky Magazine Issue 97
USA spotlight: Wild Turkey, New York, Jack Daniel's and Diageo and much more....
Published July 2011.
Whisky Magazine Issue 93
Four Roses - Mount Vernon - Old Crow Distillery and much more.
Published January 2011.
Whisky Magazine Issue 92
Albert Watson & The Macallan - Kyoto - Springbank - Zen & whisky and much more....
Published December 2010.
Whisky Magazine Issue 86
Shackleton's whisky - Dalwhinnie - New York Bars - Kilbeggan - Cocktails - Peat - Icons of Whisky 2010 and much more....
Published February 2010.
Whisky Magazine Issue 84
Boutique Speyside - Explore The Balvenie - Japanese Focus - Cocktails from New Orleans - Bunnahabhain - Buffalo Trace - Mackmyra - SMWS and much more....
Published January 1970.
Whisky Magazine Issue 83
Exclusive - Diageo's Ambitious Project - Bladnoch - Manhattens in Manhatten - Whisky Islands - Blair Athol - Glenrothes - Macallan and much more....
Published October 2009.
Whisky Magazine Issue 74
The Ardbeg Story - Glentauchers - New Orlean Cocktails - Rum Special - Caol Ila - Inverleven - Mackmyra - The Dalmore - Benriach - Cragganmore - Tomatin and much more....
Published September 2008.
Whisky Magazine Issue 69
Highland Gem - Home of Anoc - Americas youngest distillers - Food matching the Diageo way - Brora - Bartenders Trip - Mackmyra - Ginkgo and more.....
Published January 2008.
Whisky Magazine Issue 64
Mixing the Magic - Cocktails - Glengyle comes of age - The Glenlivet - 40 whiskies tasted - Kilbeggan - Duncan Taylor - Grain Whisky - Events - Music - Food and much more....
Published June 2007.
Whisky Magazine Issue 62
Macallan Oak - Cask Strength - Canadian Whisky - Pagodas - Rankin on Rebus - Icons of Whisky 2007 - Ledaig - Glen Grant - Glenmorangie.
Published March 2007.
Whisky Magazine Issue 61
American Distiller of the Year - Icons of Whisky - Buffalo Trace Exclusive - Bar Exams - Premium Bourbon - Ballantines.
Published January 2007.
Whisky Magazine Issue 60
Praban na Linne - Grain production - Marmalade - Laphroaig - Cocktail time - Whisky Islands - New Zealand illicit stills - Hokonui - Compass Box - Old Pulteney - Dewar Rattray.
Published November 2006.
Whisky Magazine Issue 59
The Blenders Art - Kentucky Bourbon Festival - First look at reopened Scapa - Whiskey rebellion - The price of malts - 40 whiskies reviewed - Milling Malts - American Ads - Glenrothes Dinners.
Published October 2006.
Whisky Magazine Issue 58
Independent Bottlers Challenge - Setting up your own distillery - World of the whisky ambassador - Royal Lochnagar - Guide to Ireland - Goat Fell - Distillery Ghosts - Canadian Blends.
Published August 2006.
Whisky Magazine Issue 56
Scotland's Lowlands - Shake it up - China and India - Glengoyne - Indian food - Highlander Inn - Japanese Tastings.
Published June 2006.
Whisky Magazine Issue 55
Abraham Lincoln - Up in smoke - Scotch on the rocks - Kentucky visitors' guide - Deanston - Islay and Jura - The Whisky Shop.
Published April 2006.
Whisky Magazine Issue 54
Icons of Whisky 2006 - Islay & Jura guide - Grain whisky - Bourbon's future - Cask strength Higlanders - Deanston.
Published March 2006.
Whisky Magazine Issue 53
On the roll - How malt made social gambling cool - Visiting Speyside - Isle of Jura - Auchentoshan - George Washington - Russia's whisky elite - Lowland malts tasted.
Published January 2006.
Whisky Magazine Issue 52
Break for the Border - Whiskey and moonshine - Oban Distillery - Wine Finishes - Kentucky - Improve your tasting skills - Glen Moray - Jimmy Barclay - Tullamore Dew.
Published November 2005.
Whisky Magazine Issue 51
Winston and whisky - Blended whisky - Talisker and Teacher's turn 175 - Glen Grant - Bourbon in Brooklyn - Wine Finishes - The glasgow whisky scandal.
Published October 2005.
Whisky Magazine Issue 50
50 Leading whisky quotes - 50 Top independently bottled whiskies - 50 Great drinking occasions - Aberfeldy - Bulleit bourbon - The effects of peat - Whisky and global warming..
Published September 2005.
Whisky Magazine Issue 49
Kentucky Bourbon - Glasgow Scotland's whisky city - A world of whisky tasting from across the globe - How to be nosey - Lagavulin - Heaven Hill - Cragganmore - The art of blending - Liqueurs.
Published July 2005.
Whisky Magazine Issue 48
Highland Park - Whisky Cocktails - Jack Daniel's barbecue challenge - Happy Birthday Johnnie Walker - Bruichladdich - Best whisky websites - Aberfeldy.
Published June 2005.
Whisky Magazine Issue 47
Celebrating Speyside - New Island Distilleries - Best Distillery tours - Islay Festival - Whisky and Cigar Challenge - Forty Creek - Whisky liqueurs.
Published April 2005.
Whisky Magazine Issue 46
Best of the Best - Champions of Whisky 2005 - Icons of Whisky - Glen Gant - Adelphi - Distillery buy-out two years on.
Published March 2005.
Whisky Magazine Issue 45
Whisky and Art - Young Malts - Whisky on the Web - Tullibardine - Cardhu - Heaven Hill - Blends vs Malts.
Published January 2005.
Whisky Magazine Issue 40
Whisky in Greece - How whiskey fuelled the Blues - Speyside Festival - Whisky and Coffee - Special Japanese Tastings.
Published June 2004.
Whisky Magazine Issue 36
5th Birthday Issue - Monarch of the Glen - Glenrothes.
Published December 2003.
Whisky Magazine Issue 33
Whisky Galore - Royal Brackla - Cocktails - Burn Stewart - Chil Filtering.
Published September 2003.
Whisky Magazine Issue 29
James Bond - Cooley Distillery - Indian Whisky - Festival Reviews.
Published March 2003.
Whisky Magazine Issue 14
Women and Whisky - Old Pulteney - Vintage Malts - Brown Forman.
Published February 2001.
Whisky Magazine Issue 13
Jim McEwan - Booker Noe - Ultimate Macallan Tasting - Aberlour Distillery.
Published December 2000.