Old Whisky

Why Is Old Whisky So Expensive?

Matt Chambers | Posted 04.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Matt Chambers

The whisky in question was the fifth and final installment of the now legendary Black Bowmore series with a recommended retail price of £16,000 per bottle. So, what are the reasons for this pricing and why do people get so annoyed by the cost of luxury items?

Whisky - Is Older Always Better?

Matt Chambers | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Matt Chambers

This commonly asked question about whisky is one that keeps cropping up amongst drinkers and consumers. It is also a common view in a similar way to the way one thinks about older wines. It is often heard or assumed that the increased age of a whisky therefore makes it the better than its younger counterparts. But is this statement true or is it a common misconception?