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Whisky Magazine Issue 115

Whisky Magazine Issue 115

Whisky Magazine Issue 115

In this issue - Black Velvet Distillery, Travelling in Alberta, Glen Keith Distillery and Masters of Photography

Published October 2013

Editors Word
Extrasensory perception

October 2013, Issue 115, page 3

Compiling Canada
Davin de Kergommeaux talks about his recent publishing venture

October 2013, Issue 115, page 9

Spirit of the system
A celebration of whiskey links Dave with music and the land

October 2013, Issue 115, page 13

The Quercus alba myth
On a personal quest to discover the truth about American oak barrels

October 2013, Issue 115, page 15

The heart of Alberta
Our man journeys through the Rockies to reach this distillery

October 2013, Issue 115, page 18

Uncovering the past
Archaeological digs at a Kentucky distillery are turning up some interesting things

October 2013, Issue 115, page 22

The art of science
Our man tackles the age old question about blending, and looks at other traditions

October 2013, Issue 115, page 26

The copper factor
We look at what copper has to offer and the science behind it

October 2013, Issue 115, page 36

Capturing the nation
Macallan's latest master of photography talks about his career, single malt and Marilyn

October 2013, Issue 115, page 38

Kings and Queens
In this fifth episode of our series on labels visits the English, Irish, Welsh, Scottish and British Royalty.

October 2013, Issue 115, page 42

Experimental focus
We discover a hive of innovation in Speyside

October 2013, Issue 115, page 44

The end of a long drive
Despite the distance, a trip to west coast can be very rewarding

October 2013, Issue 115, page 48

Hiding in plain sight
This great province provides some eye opening experiences

October 2013, Issue 115, page 53

The Perfect Dinner
The whisky chef cooks up a storm in Australia

October 2013, Issue 115, page 60

Let the smoke open
Our man behind the stick takes a trip to out west

October 2013, Issue 115, page 62

Music and spies
The tale of a bored teenager who finds music and a possible spy

October 2013, Issue 115, page 76

The annual release
A focus on the less heard of distilleries in Diageo's Special Releases

October 2013, Issue 115, page 77

Three strong launch
Glenfiddich rolls out new whiskies for the travel retail shopper

October 2013, Issue 115, page 78

Bowmore Bonanza
A round up from the auction world

October 2013, Issue 115, page 80

Ask the expert
I have a very old, unopened bottle of Claymore Rare Old Scotch Whisky bottled by MacDonald Greenlees Ltd, Distillers, Leith. The bottle was a gift from my neighbour's wife after her husband passed aw...

October 2013, Issue 115, page 82

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Dry Fly Cask Strength Wheat
Wheat - U.S.A. - 60.00%
8 ?Some will say this is bottled at too high a strength – I might have to agree with them, but the core of this whisky is excellent. One to disagree over.

Glen Grant Five Decades
Blended - Scotland - 46.00%
8 ?Sweet and a little artificial in places, but not without merit.

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