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Brands and Distilleries : High West

Issue 139 Out Now

Whisky Magazine Issue 139

A visit to Japan's Fuji Gotemba Distillery, Global Travel Retail special, a tour of US visitor centres, plus Icons of Whisky Rest of World results


High West

High West American Prairie Reserve
Bourbon - U.S.A. - 46.00%
8 The nose is possibly too subtle and the palate simplistic, but it really comes alive on the finish.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

High West Campfire
Blended - U.S.A. - 46.00%
8 A blend of peated malt and Bourbon? Very odd, but it works surprisingly well.

Young was once a Distiller
Fred Minnickinvestigates the links between the faith and distilling

February 2013, Issue 109, page 20

Cowboys and Whisky
Davin De Kergommeaux takes us on an adventure through the Rockies

October 2016, Issue 139, page 38

White Dog Days
Liza Weisstuchis a spirit, lifestyle and business journalist who's work has appeared in the Boston Globe and the New York Times

February 2012, Issue 101, page 11

Alternative Grains
How to make ‘that' difference in whiskey production

April 2016, Issue 135, page 28

Ask the Expert
Send your questions to or by post to: Q&A, Whisky Magazine, St Faiths House, Mountergate, Norwich, England, NR1 1PY

October 2015, Issue 131, page 82

Iconic Status
The search starts again to find the cream of the crop in the whisky world. In the second round of voting our focus turns to the USA.

December 2011, Issue 100, page 6

Let a thousand distilleries Bloom
A recent buy-out suggests that the American micro-distillery revolution means business. Charles K. Cowdery reports.

July 2010, Issue 89, page 14

Whiskey Trail Fever
Where to find the best visitor centres outside Kentucky

October 2016, Issue 139, page 46

Inspiring Icons
In the second round of voting our focus is on America. The search is on to find the iconic people and places of whisky

October 2012, Issue 107, page 6

Trying to blend in
What is wrong with American blended whiskey? Maligned and misunderstood, American blends may be due for revival by Charles K. Cowdery.

April 2010, Issue 87, page 46

The Art of Craft
Scott Spolverino looks at the rise of micro distillers.

October 2011, Issue 99, page 20

The Adventurous Distiller
As the American craft movement gathers pace, we look at some of the alternative grains it is using

June 2012, Issue 104, page 12

100 Greatest Distilleries to Visit
Our team of writers around the world give you the distilleries you should visit.

December 2011, Issue 100, page 30

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