Diageo full-year sales plunge as demand dries up

Diageo Plc, the world’s largest spirits maker, took a 1.3 billion pound writedown as it reported a bigger than expected decline in underlying net sales on Tuesday as demand for its whisky, vodka and gin fell in nearly all markets. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around … Read more Diageo full-year sales plunge as demand dries up

‘He’s nuts mom’: Amber Heard shared fears about Johnny Depp in 2013 | ABC News

Actor Amber Heard texted her mother in 2013 that she was heartbroken to discover her then boyfriend, Johnny Depp, became violent and abusive when high on drugs and alcohol, likening him to Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. The texts were read to the High Court in London, where Ms Heard was giving evidence on behalf … Read more ‘He’s nuts mom’: Amber Heard shared fears about Johnny Depp in 2013 | ABC News

Johnny Depp attacked my sister, Amber Heard’s sibling tells court | ITV News

Amber Heard texted her mum pleading for help during one of Johnny Depp’s cocaine and whisky fuelled binges that she claims lasted 36 hours. She texted her mother Paige in March 2013 saying: “He’s nuts” adding, “I am heartbroken that this is who I love.” She told her mother that Mr Depp was having crazy … Read more Johnny Depp attacked my sister, Amber Heard’s sibling tells court | ITV News

Highball with Cocktail Porter’s Caspar Scott-Masson – Lockdown Cocktail Club

Caspar Scott-Masson from Cocktail Porter shows us how to make a Whisky Highball. Quick, simple and delicious, a Whisky Highball is an essential for your quarantini repertoire Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, … Read more Highball with Cocktail Porter’s Caspar Scott-Masson – Lockdown Cocktail Club

Businesses abandon usual trades to supply health workers and hospitals | ABC News

A group of regional businesses have abandoned their usual trades to help keep local hospitals supplied with much-needed personal protective equipment. A local whisky distiller, a laser cutting company and even a movie prop maker are working together to help address the shortage as health professionals tackle the COVID-19 pandemic. Daniel Miles reports. For more … Read more Businesses abandon usual trades to supply health workers and hospitals | ABC News

Oldest woman to row across Atlantic Ocean arrives in Antigua after 86 days

Sara Brewer, 64, has become the oldest woman to row across the Atlantic after a journey alongside her rowing partner, Ann Prestidge. The Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge took them more than a fortnight longer than they had planned and they survived on just two meals a day after running out of food. They arrived in … Read more Oldest woman to row across Atlantic Ocean arrives in Antigua after 86 days

Meet Tasmania’s whisky women | ABC News

Whisky production has had a long history in Tasmania. It was banned for more than 150 years after an early colonial governor outlawed production at the behest of his wife. The modern industry restated in the 1990s and has been so successful, Tasmania is now referred to by many as the whisky isle. It’s now … Read more Meet Tasmania’s whisky women | ABC News

Ellerstina Wins 2012 Campeonato Argentino Abierto de Polo

Ellerstina won the 2012 Campeonato Argentino Abierto de Polo, beating La Dolfina 10-7 in the final on 8th December 2012. On Ellerstina’s team were a strong family side: the Pieres brothers; Facundo (10), Gonzalo (10) and Nicolas (9) as well as brother-in-law Aguerre (9). La Dolfina, meanwhile, were bolstered by a strong field including Cambiaso … Read more Ellerstina Wins 2012 Campeonato Argentino Abierto de Polo

The Angels’ Share – Now Out on DVD

The Angels’ Share has just been released on DVD in the UK and has to be the best gift one can buy for a whisky fan, without buying whisky. This underdog film follows Robbie, a schemie from Glasgow who has just narrowly avoided jail after attacking another man. A big part of his release is … Read more The Angels’ Share – Now Out on DVD

Max Warner’s International Guide to Making a Toast

Chivas Regal brand ambassador, Max Warner, explains how to enjoy a drink with new friends around the world. Toasting is a ritual respected around the world. Harking back to days of old it is how we celebrate new friends and old friends, guests of honour, the bride and groom, business colleagues and special moments of … Read more Max Warner’s International Guide to Making a Toast

Only 250 Bottles Remain of 1991 Single Malt “Exclusive” at Dalmore Distillery

Dalmore has launched a new single malt Scotch whisky – “The Exclusive” – chosen by its distillery experts working on the shores of the Cromarty Firth. Formed from a 1991 whisky aged for 20 years in American white oak casks, the bottling produced 450 units of which 200 were pre-sold ahead of release. The remaining … Read more Only 250 Bottles Remain of 1991 Single Malt “Exclusive” at Dalmore Distillery

Bruichladdich Distillery Becomes Self-sufficient with Electric Car Powered on Pot Ale

The Bruichladdich whisky distillery, located on the remote Scottish island of Islay, has taken the final step in its bid to become self-sufficient with the purchase of a Nissan LEAF. The all-electric car will be charged using self-generated electricity, enabling the distillery to be self-sufficient following the decision by Mark Reynier, the business owner, to … Read more Bruichladdich Distillery Becomes Self-sufficient with Electric Car Powered on Pot Ale

Polo: Sentebale Cup Moves Venue from Dubai to Berkshire, UK

Prince Harry and the Duke of Cambridge (Prince William) will play against each other in the Sentebale Polo Cup, which has been rearranged at a venue in Berkshire, UK. The Sentebale  Polo Cup will now take place on 12th June 2011 at Cowarth Park in Berkshire, England, instead of at the original venue in Dubai. … Read more Polo: Sentebale Cup Moves Venue from Dubai to Berkshire, UK