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by WhiskyBrother Marc

Ardbeg Wee Beastie 5 Year Old Whisky PosterWee Beastie 5 Year Old, the new release from Ardbeg, is destined for South Africa and will be available within a month (give or take a few weeks). The expression joins the Ardbeg core range as a permanent release - meaning there will be enough available for everyone to buy, so there is no need to panic and worry that you may miss out! Matured in a combination of bourbon barrels and Oloroso sherry butts, is non-chillfiltered and bottled at 47.4%.



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by WhiskyBrother Marc

Milk & Honey Israeli Single MaltWhisky production has exploded globally over the last 10 years, with new distilleries coming online on an almost monthly basis. For more recent ones, it will still be many years until drinkers have access to actual whisky, but for Milk & Honey, Israel's first whisky producer, their whisky is finally here.. and by here, we don't mean metaphorically speaking, we mean on our shelves, corks at the ready!

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by WhiskyBrother Marc

Icons of Whisky Winner 2020
We interrupt your lockdown to bring you a very special announcement: We have won the global title of Single Outlet Retailer of the Year in the Icons of Whisky 2020! Every year the global publication, Whisky Magazine, holds an international awards competition that recognises the best the whisky industry has to offer. Congratulations to all the Icons of Whisky and World Whisky Awards winners!

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by WhiskyBrother Marc

Every year the global publication, Whisky Magazine, holds an international awards competition that recognises the best the whisky industry has to offer. In addition to their highly anticipated World Whiskies Awards, which sees whiskies competing in various categories, their Icons of Whisky awards recognise whisky people, establishments and producers.

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by WhiskyBrother Marc

Last month saw the inaugural Old Mutual Trophy Spirits Show (OMTSS), a local spirits competition open to all South African producers and importers. The show, a first of it's kind in SA, scores and ranks all entries across a series of categories, identifying gold, silver and bronze medalists and awarding a trophy to best-in-class. The objective is to identify the top spirits and liqueurs available in the South African market.

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