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Issue 140 Out Now

Whisky Magazine Issue 140

A journey round Islay, visits to Maker's Mark and Penderyn, and the conclusion to our trip down the Rockies

 

Green Spot

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Green Spot Château Léoville Barton
Pot Still - Republic of Ireland - 46.00%
9 Enjoyable whiskey. The wood was a little intrusive on the palate, but the finish was superb.

Bring Back the Flavour
Dave Broom reflects on the changing fortunes of the Irish whiskey market

June 2011, Issue 96, page 10

Pilgrimage to Ireland's green spot
Stuart Maclean Ransay makes a nostalgic return to Ireland after twenty years and finds that, despite the pace of life accelerating, a little bit of Dublin is still 'an oasis of Celtic civility'

April 2001, Issue 15, page 58

No Laughing Matter
Joel Harrison is a drinks writer who regularly contributes to Whisky Magazine and other publications, including The Wall Street Journal India. A judge on the World Whisky, IWSC and Spirit Masters Aw...

March 2012, Issue 102, page 13

All in the Mash
Iorwerth Griffiths explores a particularly Irish style

March 2011, Issue 94, page 18

Irish Pot Still Whiskey
An icon of the past and future

September 2015, Issue 130, page 58

Cocktails from Around the World
Why London is so important to the world cocktail scene

April 2016, Issue 135, page 58

Out with the rubbish
It is time for Irish whiskey to abolish the blamey and stand on its own three feet, says Jim Murray

May 1999, Issue 3, page 8

Celtic resurgence
Is the Emerald Isle worth a visit for whiskey fans? You bet – and particularly in 2007

March 2007, Issue 62, page 38

In search of the genuine spirit
Our chap heads off on a mission to finding the craic in Toronto

February 2014, Issue 117, page 46

A slice of heaven
Ireland doesn't have a lot of distilleries but what it has are all worth a visit. Iorwerth Griffiths reports

August 2006, Issue 58, page 37

The Irish Resurgence
Naren Youngdiscovers how the revival of Irish whiskey is being greeted behind the stick

April 2012, Issue 103, page 32

Byrne's right
The Byrne family has been selling whisky for generations. Richard Jones looks at the Lancashire-based business

July 2005, Issue 49, page 52

The heart of the matter
In the latest in the series on whisky terms,Dominic Roskrow looks at the letters H,I and J

July 2007, Issue 65, page 78

Wright On
The Wright Wine Company doesn't do exactly what it says on the tin. Richard Jones investigates

March 2005, Issue 46, page 40

The Spirit of Scotland
An overview of the Scotch whisky industry today

July 2015, Issue 129, page 28

Celtic tiger
Dublin's Celtic Whiskey Shop is driving an interest in Irish whiskeys but Scotch is benefiting too. Iorweth Griffiths reports

July 2006, Issue 57, page 54

The Emerald Isle and the Mountains of Mourne
A roundup of Irish whiskey

January 2015, Issue 125, page 20

It's all Academic
Back to the classroom at The Irish Whiskey Academy

October 2014, Issue 123, page 25

To the Ends of the World
Hans takes a look at the other countries where blending is big

September 2016, Issue 138, page 20

Harris Distillery
The Social Distillery is opened by the people of Harris

October 2015, Issue 131, page 6

An Agreeable Interlude
Canapés and whisky

March 2015, Issue 126, page 60

Drinking on the Hill
Liza Weisstuch takes us out in the US capital

July 2012, Issue 105, page 46

Sweet fruits of labour
Martine Nouet finds good use for the harvests of summer, combined with whisky

July 2003, Issue 32, page 40

The emerald isle
Once rich in distilleries, Ireland has few left and only one permits visitors. So whisky tourists have to work domainly with museums. Great country to do it though.

February 2008, Issue 70, page 36

?The beating heart of Ireland?
?Get up close and personal with this vibrant capital city

September 2013, Issue 114, page 51

The changing face of Jameson's
Tim Atkin follows Jameson's from Dublin to the palm trees of County Cork and finds a whiskey that lightened up on the way

May 1999, Issue 3, page 32

Icons of Whisky 2012
Following months of debate,scrutiny and several rounds of voting,Whisky Magazine's international judging panel has finally settled on the winners. We reveal who has collected the coveted Icons

March 2012, Issue 102, page 49

Bladnoch's bold revival
Gavin Smith retraces the resurrection of Scotland's most southerly distillery, and discovers why it is being directed by an Irishman.

April 2000, Issue 9, page 28

World Whiskies Awards 2012 Winners Announced
There is a certain joy following the various spirits through this competition and its format. The job of the judges gets progressively harder as the rounds progress and the competition for the winning...

April 2012, Issue 103, page 73

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194

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