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Buffalo Trace Starts New Rye Whiskey Label

(Buffalo Trace Press Release) Straight Rye Whiskey has experienced a strong resurgence in the American whiskey landscape, yet Colonel E. H. Taylor, Jr. was making this style over 100 years ago. The latest offering from Buffalo Trace Distillery pays tribute to the former Distillery owner with a small batch, Bottled-In-Bond, 100 proof, straight rye whiskey from days long past. An ...

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Famous Grouse To Set New World’s Record For Biggest Whiskey Bottle

[Adapted from The Famous Grouse Press Release] The Famous Grouse, named by The Whiskey Reviewer as the Best Blended Scotch, is attempting to set a new Guinness World Record by creating the world’s largest bottle of whiskey, to be unveiled on their brand birthday celebrations on Sunday, the 12th August. “Scotland’s favourite whiskey” is aiming to take the current world ...

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George T. Stagg Bourbon Wins Top World Spirit For Second Consecutive Year

(Buffalo Trace Press Release) For the second year in a row, George T. Stagg, the iconic uncut, unfiltered bourbon released annually from Buffalo Trace Distillery, has been named the number one spirit in the world by noted spirits reviewer F. Paul Pacult. The list, compiled annually by Pacult, will be released in his June 2012 issue of The Spirit Journal. ...

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Ultimate Spirits Challenge 2012 Results for Whiskey

The Ultimate Spirits Challenge (USC) was held this year from March 5 to 9 in Astor, New York. This annual event assembles panels of qualified experts to rate a variety of spirits on a 100-point scale. This includes whiskey, which is divided into several categories: American Whiskey, Bourbon, Rye, Tennessee Whiskey, Blended Irish Whiskey, Pot Still Irish Whiskey, Single Malt ...

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