Browsing Posts in: Japanese Whisky

TWE Whisky Show 2012 – From Scotland to Japan

1 Comment

ICO

One of the things that we’ve become known for at TWE Whisky Show is our masterclasses. From the legendary Port Ellen vertical in our first year, to Serge Valentin’s Brora masterclass in year two and…

Continue reading »

Jim Murray's Whisky Bible Awards 2013

1 Comment

jmico

One of the first signs of autumn, along with The Whisky Show, is the thud on the doormat as the latest edition of Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible arrives. Often controversial but always influential, Jim has yet…

Continue reading »

TWE Karuizawa Whisky Trip Pt.4: Chichibu Sake Brewery

No Comments

[Welcome to Part 4 of Tim F’s epic report on TWE’s Karuizawa whisky trip to Japan, in which we visit a sake brewery.  Readers who don’t have much to do today can catch up with…

Continue reading »

TWE in Japan – Karuizawa Trip Pt.3

10 Comments

FloorMaltedIcon

[Tim and Sukhinder’s sojourn in Japan continues at Chichibu with an epic tasting of dozens of full-strength single cask Karuizawas… you can read about their earlier adventures on the trip here and here.] After our…

Continue reading »

TWE Karuizawa Whisky Trip Pt.2: Karuizawa Casks and Chichibu distillery

4 Comments

This is the second instalment of Tim F’s report on TWE blog’s recent Karuizawa & Chichibu whisky trip to Japan.  You can read part 1 here. The following morning, refreshed after a sound night’s sleep…

Continue reading »

TWE in Japan – Karuizawa Trip Pt.1

6 Comments

Tokyo from the 32nd floor of the Park Hotel

Last month, I was privileged to join Sukhinder on a trip to Japan as guests of Number One Drinks Co., who import some of Japan’s finest whiskies into the UK, including Ichiro Akuto’s Chichibu and his…

Continue reading »

Whisky Live London 2012 – The Report

2 Comments

There was a strong TWE presence this year at London’s Whisky Live show, held in the formidable surroundings of the Honorable Artillery Company just a stone’s throw from Shoreditch High Street, home to the majority…

Continue reading »

World Whisky Awards 2012

4 Comments

Last night was Whisky Magazine’s 6th World Whiskies Awards, the opening event of Whisky Live (which opens today – pop by and say hello if you’re around, we’re the official retailer) and the last of…

Continue reading »

More Awards… Whisky Advocate

No Comments

WAAwards

The BAFTAs and Oscars are behind us, the Drinks Retail Awards have come and gone (ahem), and we’ve even given out our own tranche of virtual statuettes – now is the season of the gong….

Continue reading »

Suntory Japanese Whisky Charity Tasting Event

1 Comment

TWE Blog is proud to welcome the legendary Duncan Ross from TWE Vinopolis as a guest writer on the blog, with his first post being the following report on our recent charity Japanese whisky tasting: The events that occurred in…

Continue reading »
Showing page
3 of 4
Scroll To Top