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Whisky Magazine Issue 121

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Proof

Proof Whisky
Blended - Canada - 42.00%
6 I remain baffled, but will be using the remnants of the sample to make a cocktail.

How to prove it
In the latest in the series on whisky terminology we look at the letter P – and the proof system.

April 2008, Issue 71, page 33

High Strength Bourbon
Our man behind the stick ups the ABV for a different type of drink.

April 2013, Issue 111, page 60

Bullet proof
The importance of strength when creating cocktails

December 2013, Issue 116, page 14

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

June 2013, Issue 112, page 82

Making a Mark
Liza Weisstuch is a Whisky Magazine American contributing editor who writes about travel, business and lifestyle topics for American newspapers and magazines....

March 2013, Issue 110, page 12

Is it a bear or a bull?
John Rose with another selection of outstanding collectible bottles

July 2006, Issue 57, page 62

World's Best Whisky Liqueur
Wild Turky American Honey

April 2008, Issue 71, page 18

Distinctive spectrum
The rise of Japanese whiskies is beginning to tempt collectors

December 2013, Issue 116, page 77

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

Liquid education
Charles Cowdery discovers what the Scots taught the world.

October 2008, Issue 75, page 23

Premium Economy
Jonny McCormick takes a look at the auction houses.

April 2013, Issue 111, page 80

Ask the expert
Some time ago I found this really nice old whisky decanter. It is gallon Watsons Dundee Whisky, which shows a picture of a Highlander throwing a big rock.Well I have read a bit on the web, and I know ...

November 2008, Issue 76, page 37

The online bidder
Jonny McCormick reports on the Italian collection sold by Christie's, London

December 2010, Issue 92, page 74

Mordecai's Macallan
Which whisky wins the bookish prize? Self's Laphroaig, Black's Glenfiddich 18 ...or Michael Jackson's Bellow Bourbon?

October 1999, Issue 6, page 7

Global Gifts
The term ‘blue sky thinking' could not be more apt than when used about travel retail

December 2012, Issue 108, page 13

The Last American hero
Jim Leggettmeets the moonshiner legend from the glory days of liquor making

October 2012, Issue 107, page 18

East Meets West
Liza Weisstuch reports on a meeting of minds at Mdount Vernon

July 2012, Issue 105, page 24

How do the Scots like their whisky? They love it LIVE
The water of life flowed freely at this year's Whisky Live show in Glasgow, with thousands of dram hunters making the pilgrimage to the event held in the main square of Scotland's biggest city. With ...

October 2005, Issue 51, page 15

Straight from the barrel
Witnessing a little piece of Bourbon history

July 2013, Issue 113, page 34

Ask The Expert
I have several hand-blown bottles of the Bowmore Bicentennial edition, complete with the wooden case. It is one of the finest whiskies I have ever tasted but it seems too valuable for me to drink at t...

October 2012, Issue 107, page 74

Gentleman's relish
Lynn Seldon charts the history and success of a bourbon made beyond Kentucky: Virginia Gentleman

July 2003, Issue 32, page 32

Booker Noe
Uncut, unfiltered and straight from the barrel Stuart Maclean Ramsay visits the house that Jim Beam built and has dinner with boubon legen, Booker Noe.

December 2000, Issue 13, page 63

New Build Bonanza
Charles K. Cowdery delves into the new $50m Wild Turkey Distillery

July 2011, Issue 97, page 14

The big five
Iconic distillery releases its latest antique collection

January 2007, Issue 61, page 17

The forgotten blend
Tynron is a sleepy Scottish town and it once had its own whisky. Dave McFadzean goes in search of this unusual blend

November 2005, Issue 52, page 67

On the rebound
Rye is on the rise again,William M.Dowd looks at what's hot out there at the moment

July 2007, Issue 65, page 24

The liquid future
Woodford Reserve has been testing American whiskey's boundaries with its annual Master's Collection releases. Charles K. Cowdery got an exclusive glimpse of what might be in store for the future.

July 2010, Issue 89, page 25

Throw another drink on the barby
Each year Jack Daniel's holds a World Championship Barbecue and all sorts of enthusiasts attend. Peter Krass went along

June 2005, Issue 48, page 52

Small wonders
What does smal batch whiskey actually mean? The explanation is far from simple Gary Regan and Mardee Haidin Regan discovered.

June 2000, Issue 10, page 66

The feast of Bourbon
The Kentucky Bourbon Festival is starting to attract people from across the world. Dominic Roskrow went to find out why

November 2003, Issue 35, page 27

The Club, the Stash, the Heist
An eye-popping tip-off sent me in search of a century-old whiskey, a truckload of hijacked booze, tales of a Harlem night club – and a big reward!

July 2014, Issue 121, page 79

A Little Piece of History
Once, Old Crow was synonymous with quality bourbon, but for some years it has been lost in the wilderness. Now it's set a new lease of life. Dominic Roskrow reports

January 2011, Issue 93, page 22

Strategic Location
How Islay distilleries contributed to the war effort

June 2014, Issue 120, page 26

Past masters
In the second part of their American whiskey odyssey, Gary Regan and Mardee Haidin Regan uncover the traditional practices that makes each bottling unique.

December 1999, Issue 7, page 38

Whisky, cocktails, and all that jazz (Be Bop Bar)
Ken Hoskins travels to eastern Europe and puts his feet up in the Be Bop Bar with his new Czech mate.

November 2000, Issue 12, page 76

Racing horses and drinking bourbon
Ken Hoskins visits Churchill Downs racetrack in Kentucky in an attempt to understand the people of Kentucky's keen taste for horse racing, bourbon and the Mint Julep

November 2001, Issue 19, page 68

How old is too old?
Charles K. Cowdery looks at the best ages for whisky and bourbon.

April 2008, Issue 71, page 52

Fine American Dining
Charles K. Cowdery goes in search of the Bourbon restaurant experience

February 2012, Issue 101, page 53

Global appeal
We chat to two of Beam Global's top men, CEO and President TomFlocco and seventh generation master distiller Fred Noe

November 2007, Issue 67, page 54

A bourbon thoroughbred
Stuart Maclean Ramsay was totally sedcued by Kentucky's smallest distillery, which uses Scottish copper pot stills and a rare method of distillation.

December 1999, Issue 7, page 30

Inside track
Keir Sword of Royal Mile Whiskies is in the chair

July 2002, Issue 24, page 72

Future proof?
The world may be going somewhere in a handbag,but the bourbon industry seems to be pretty buoyant at the moment.

January 2009, Issue 77, page 51

Up and Up
Jonny McCormick on a record breaking month

January 2011, Issue 93, page 74

The Mark of a classic (Maker's Mark)
Hand-made Maker's Mark bourbon tastes irresistibly good. Stuart MacLean Ramsay describes an enthralling encounter with Kentucky's alchemists

February 2000, Issue 8, page 38

Mellowing in Lynchburgh
Davin de Kergommeaux gets under the skin of the Tennessee giant

July 2011, Issue 97, page 28

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

Nothing wrong with being a cheeky Monkey
Perhaps it's because of what we British call the ‘silly season', but over the summer months I seem to get a larger than normal number of calls from national journalists wanting to write about whisky...

July 2005, Issue 49, page 5

Ask the expert
I have an unusual bottle of Scotch, no knowledge of whisky or collecting it, and thought you might know if I have anything out of the ordinary. In 1986 I was working as an aircraft mechanic for an air...

July 2010, Issue 89, page 80

Teach our children to drink
In California, Michael Jackson takes a stand

April 2005, Issue 47, page 11

Well set in Soho
An extended tasting area and showroom at London's Vintage House reflect how malt whisky is evolving as customers demand more choice. Dominic Roskrow reports

September 2003, Issue 33, page 26

Aberlour 100 Proof
The Whisky Exchange
£275.00
Aberlour 100 Proof Litre
The Whisky Exchange
£275.00
Ardbeg 10 Year Old 'mor' Full Proof
The Whisky Exchange
£1,500.00
Arran 100 Proof Island Scotch Whisky
The Whisky Exchange
£5.55
Aultmore 12 Years Old 70 Proof 75.7cl 12
Lions Whisky
£285.00
Baker's 7 Year Old 107 Proof Batch B 85 001
The Whisky Exchange
£199.00
Balcones True Blue 100 Proof 3cl Sample Corn Whiskey
Master of Malt
£5.32
Balcones True Blue 100 Proof Corn Whiskey
Master of Malt
£69.25
Balvenie 8 Years Old 70°proof 8
Lions Whisky
£275.00
Black & White Spring Cap 70 Proof
Whisky-Online.com
£295.00
Blair Athol 8 Years Old 80 Proof 8
Lions Whisky
£275.00
Bowmore 100 Degrees Proof Litre
The Whisky Exchange
£54.95
Bristol Vat 70 Proof Averys
Lions Whisky
£470.00
Bundaberg Overproof Rum
The Whisky Exchange
£29.95
Caol Ila 15 Year Old 100 Proof Bot.1980s
The Whisky Exchange
£1,500.00
Caroni 1996 Heavy Full Proof Trinidad Rum
The Whisky Exchange
£79.95
Deanston Mill 70 Proof 26 2 3 Oz
Lions Whisky
£165.00
Dufftown 8yo 80 Proof 75cl 8
Lions Whisky
£325.00
Dufftown 8yo 80 Proof 75cl De Luxe 8
Lions Whisky
£225.00
Dufftown 8yo 80 Proof 8
Lions Whisky
£325.00
Elijah Craig Barrel Proof
The Whisky Exchange
£65.49
Ellis's 99 10 Years Old 86 Proof Usa Import 10
Lions Whisky
£245.00
Four Roses Single Barrel 100 Proof
Master of Malt
£39.70
Four Roses Single Barrel 100 Proof 3cl Sample
Master of Malt
£4.40
Glen Albyn 8yo 80 Proof Rare Old 8
Lions Whisky
£1,850.00
Glen Garioch 70 Proof Harrods
Lions Whisky
£345.00
Glen Grant 10 Years Old 100 Proof Crown Of Flowers 10
Lions Whisky
£320.00
Glen Grant 10 Years Old 75 Proof Army & Navy Stores 10
Lions Whisky
£445.00
Glen Grant 14yo 75 Proof 14
Lions Whisky
£580.00
Glen Grant 15 Year Old 100 Proof Bot.1970s
The Whisky Exchange
£350.00
Glen Grant 15 Years Old 100 Proof 75.7cl 15
Lions Whisky
£340.00
Glen Grant 21 Years Old 86 Proof Prime Malt 21
Lions Whisky
£465.00
Glen Grant 5 Years Old 104 Proof Robert Watson 5
Lions Whisky
£675.00
Glen Grant 8 Years Old 100 Proof 8
Lions Whisky
£285.00
Glen Grant 8 Years Old 100 Proof Flowers 8
Lions Whisky
£475.00
Glen Grant 8 Years Old 75 Proof Crown Of Flowers 8
Lions Whisky
£345.00
Glen Mhor 12yo 80 Proof Rare Old Highland Malt 12
Lions Whisky
£1,650.00
Glendronach 70 Proof Stenciled Flowers
Lions Whisky
£485.00
Glenesk 70 Proof By Christieson
Lions Whisky
£685.00
Glenlivet 15 Years Old 100 Proof 15
Lions Whisky
£220.00
Glenlivet 15 Years Old 70 Proof 15
Lions Whisky
£220.00
Glenlivet 1954 B 1968 75 Proof Cristopher & Co 1954
Lions Whisky
£1,240.00
Glenlivet 1956 92 Us Proof Narsai & Corti Pellegrini 1956
Lions Whisky
£945.00
Glenlivet 8 Years Old 100 Proof 75.7cl 8
Lions Whisky
£375.00
Glenlivet 91 Proof 4 5 Quart Leeds Import Philadelphia
Lions Whisky
£470.00
Glenlivet Blend 70 Proof Glasson's Penrith
Lions Whisky
£640.00
Glenlossie 70 Proof Army & Navy Stores
Lions Whisky
£770.00
Glenmorangie 10 Year Old 100 Proof
The Whisky Exchange
£150.00
Glenmorangie 10 Year Old, 100 Proof
Abbey Whisky
£168.00
Glenmorangie 10 Years Old 57.2% 100 Proof Duty Free
Lions Whisky
£170.00
Glenturret 75 Proof Gold Label Short Cap
Lions Whisky
£645.00
Green Island 151 Overproof Rum
The Whisky Exchange
£54.25
Highland Blend Averys 65 Proof Red Capsule
Lions Whisky
£440.00
Highland Park 8 Years Old 57% 100 Proof 8
Lions Whisky
£395.00
James E Pepper 1776 100 Proof Rye Straight Rye Whiskey
The Whisky Exchange
£45.95
Laphroaig 1969 19yo Sestante Full Proof 19 1969
Lions Whisky
£1,260.00
Larceny 92 Proof
La Maison du Whisky
£54.00
Larceny 92 Proof 1 Litre
The Whisky Exchange
£44.25
Littlemill 5 Years Old 70 Proof Short Cap 5
Lions Whisky
£275.00
Longrow 10 Year Old 100 Proof Campbeltown Scotch Whisky
The Whisky Exchange
£74.95
Longrow 10 Years Old 100°proof 10
Lions Whisky
£98.00
Macallan 10 Year Old 100 Proof 1980s
Whisky-Online.com
£595.00
Macallan 10 Year Old 100 Proof Bot.1980s
The Whisky Exchange
£699.00
Macallan 10 Year Old 100 Proof Bot.1980s
The Whisky Exchange
£699.00
Macallan 10 Year Old Full Proof Bot.1990s
The Whisky Exchange
£499.00
Macallan 10yo 70cl 100 Proof 10
Lions Whisky
£295.00
Macallan 1937 70 Proof G&m 1937
Lions Whisky
£1,750.00
Macallan 1938 70 Proof G&m 1938
Lions Whisky
£1,850.00
Macallan As We Get It 103 Proof
Lions Whisky
£285.00
Macallan Glenlivet As We Get It 100.9 Proof 1960s
Whisky-Online.com
£1,525.00
Maker's Mark 84 Proof
The Whisky Exchange
£48.95
Moorland Los Angeles Imp. Full Proof Sherry
Lions Whisky
£930.00
Mortlach 28 Years Old 75 Proof Bradley & Sons 28
Lions Whisky
£475.00
Mount Gay Eclipse Black Rum 100 Proof
The Whisky Exchange
£32.95
Navy Neaters 95.5 Proof Rum Bot.1970s
The Whisky Exchange
£120.00
North Port Brechin 1974 15yo Sestante Full Proof 15 1974
Lions Whisky
£445.00
Old Crow Kentucky Bourbon 86 Proof 1970s
Master of Malt
£144.00
Old Fitz 101 Proof Decanter Bot.1980s
The Whisky Exchange
£499.00
Old Forester 86 Proof Bourbon
The Whisky Exchange
£48.95
Old Forester Classic 86 Proof 1 Litre Bottle
The Drink Shop
£41.13
Old Pulteney 70 Proof Cinzano
Lions Whisky
£575.00
Plantation Original Dark Overproof Trinidad & Tobago
The Whisky Exchange
£35.65
Queen Mary's Seal 70 Proof
Lions Whisky
£245.00
Rittenhouse 100 Proof
La Maison du Whisky
£40.00
Rittenhouse Straight Rye 100 Proof 3cl Sample Rye Whiskey
Master of Malt
£3.22
Rittenhouse Straight Rye 100 Proof Rye Whiskey
Master of Malt
£33.53
Rittenhouse Straight Rye 100 Proof Straight Rye Whiskey
The Whisky Exchange
£37.45
Strathisla 15 Years Old 100 Proof De Luxe 15
Lions Whisky
£470.00
Strathisla 15 Years Old 57% 100 Proof 15
Lions Whisky
£370.00
Strathisla 1937 70 Proof 26 2 3ozs De Luxe 1937
Lions Whisky
£970.00
Strathisla 8 Years Old 57% 100 Proof 8
Lions Whisky
£370.00
Talisker 8 Years Old 80 Proof 75.7cl 8
Lions Whisky
£760.00
Tally Ho Blend 70 Proof
Lions Whisky
£335.00
Wild Turkey 8 Year Old 101 Proof
The Whisky Exchange
£35.45
Wild Turkey 81 Proof
Master of Malt
£22.01
Wild Turkey 81 Proof 3cl Sample
Master of Malt
£3.33
Wild Turkey 81 Proof Bourbon Bourbon
The Whisky Exchange
£22.15
Wray & Nephew Overproof Rum
The Whisky Exchange
£26.85
Wray & Nephew Overproof Rum Miniature
The Whisky Exchange
£3.45
York House 86.8 Proof Us Import
Lions Whisky
£240.00
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