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Archive for February, 2013

Feb 27

Staff Picks - February 2013

Posted on 27th February 2013 by Stuart

It's time again for us here at Whisky Marketplace to offer a few of our recent favourites for your consideration.  It's another eclectic group this month!

Aside from that we have one of Bruichladdich's many "aced" (extra matured etc) releases, a new and well anticipated release from Springbank's recently introduced Rundlets & Kilderkins line and a recently issued bottling from our old friend Clynelish in the form of a 15 year old distilled in 1997. Enjoy!

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Feb 08

What’s hot at The Whisky Exchange – February 2013

Posted on 8th February 2013 by Jean-Luc

With literally thousands of new whiskies released each year it’s often difficult to keep track of new bottlings as they become available. Add to this the fact that many limited release whiskies are snapped up by eager collectors across the world and it’s probably fair to say that some great whiskies are passing you by undetected.

Luckily for you we scour the internet monitoring the latest releases from all the top whisky retailers, which makes finding new, exciting whiskies that little bit easier. For the first in a new series of roundups, which we’ll entitle “What’s hot”, we take a look at the best new releases on The Whisky Exchange and recommend our best buys.

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Feb 02

Finding a new home for our whisky related ramblings

Posted on 2nd February 2013 by Jean-Luc

Hello readers, you may have noticed that things have been a little quieter than normal over here, that's because we're in the process of moving our blog within the Whisky Marketplace site!

For various technical reasons (which we're not going to bore you with) we needed to relocate the blog; and so it now lives in the /journal folder. If you are one of the fab people who link to us from your own blog it would be really great if you could update the url.

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