Diplomatico Rum with Master Blender Tito Cordero

Diplomatico Rum Masterclass

EDV Bar in Melbourne hosted a trade Diplomatico Rum masterclass with Master Blender Tito Cordero, President Jose Ballesteros and Global Export Manager, Patrick Rabion. The masterclass was presented by Tito Cordero in Spanish and translated into English by Patrick Rabion and included a rare tasting of four types of distillates …

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JP Wiser’s Canadian Whisky

JP Wiser's Canadian Whisky

J.P. Wiser’s, Canada No. 1 Whisky brand has made its debut into the Australian market with four expressions, J.P. Wiser’s Triple Barrel, J.P. Wiser’s 18 Year Old, and sub-brands Lot No. 40 and Pike Creek. The brand which is the latest addition to the Pernod Ricard Australia portfolio was established …

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Kilchoman Single Malt with Peter Wills

Kilchoman Single Malt

Peter Wills, the son of Kilchoman founder Anthony Wills and the distillery’s sales and marketing manager presented a tasting of six Kilchoman expressions at The Wild Rover in Sydney. Peter Wills Kilchoman is Islay’s youngest distillery, founded in 2005, five years after Bruichladdich was revived by Jim McEwan. The small …

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Laphroaig QA Cask Review

Laphroaig QA Cask

Laphroaig QA Cask has been around the travel retail market for some time but it is worth revisiting in light of the newer travel retail whisky additions. Laphroaig QA Cask Laphroaig QA Cask (QA stands for Quercus Alba, the latin name for American oak) is matured in ex-bourbon casks and …

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