Inside The Glenlivet’s whisky tasting event: A ‘flavour’ wheel, glowing candles, bowls of cheese & ‘high’ spirits
This new year’s, pay close attention to what you hear and see when drinking whisky.
From cask finishes to collector’s editions, the world will change the way it drinks single malts in 2020
New year brings new trends for all k...
Beam Suntory launches exclusive whisky for Indian market
The House of Suntory brands are being launched across all major cities including Del...
United Spirits proposes merger with its subsidiary Pioneer Distilleries Limited
The maker of Johnie Walker and McDowell whiskey said in a company statement that the amalgamation scheme has been approved at its board meeting. The scheme now awaits requisite approvals from statutory authorities including Securities Exchange, BSE Limited and NSE, respective shareholders and creditors of both the companies.
How booze may not let India cut its dependence on foreign oil
The mandate to supply molasses to liquor industry can derail India's plan to use sugarcane ethanol as fuel.
8-day rule for whisky, vodka leaves city resto-bars high and dry
Eight-day rule framed by the excise department to control bootlegging and adulteration of premium Vodka and whisky brands has caused a furore among the resto-bars owners in the capital. Bar owners are worried that they would end-up with huge losses.
Molecular whisky, artificial tongue
Looks like science is barging in where once spirits treaded softly.
High taxes, economic slump cause 2019 liquor sales to fall
A host of factors have taken a toll on liquor sales recorded till September. Last year's high base along with floods and an economic slump has seen consumption taking a hit. General elections also impacted the sales in April & June.
Distinct flavours and ghosts stories: Gemma Paterson reveals what made The Balvenie a real & human brand
Paterson spent a few years as a tour guide at the Speyside distillery.
Be in good spirits, more quality whiskey is coming your way
Beam Suntory, Brown-Forman and Bacardi to launch over a dozen new brands in India. While these three companies are among the biggest distillers globally, their offerings are mostly limited to premium products or imports. Diageo is the biggest player in the spirits market and holds 33.4% of the Indian scotch and whiskey market by volume.
Thought whisky and scotch are same? The Balvenie Global Brand Ambassador debunks malt myths
Gemma Paterson says that there is no one right way to enjoy whisky.
Gemma Paterson in India to promote The Balvenie brand
The global brand ambassador, Gemma Paterson will hold guided tastings of the hand-crafted single malt whisky in different cities in India
Pernod Ricard's Indian unit grew 20 per cent in FY19
In comparison, Diageo's prestige and above segment, where it competes with the French rival went up 12% in the country.
Highway ban hangover cured, Indian whisky joins party
India does not have a dominant indigenous liquor similar to baiju in China or Russian vodka, the market is dominated by locally produced IMFL.
Beer brewpubs are a thing of the past: Gin bars, whisky lounges, rum taverns are taking over Bengaluru
Contrary to expectations, single-spirit bars have an upper hand with variety.
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