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Nov 12, 2014, 09:00 ET
"Glenfiddich The Original: a unique whisky expression produced to celebrate the distiller's 1963 Straight Malt. Recipe re-created by Malt Master Brian Kinsman from the original Glenfiddich ledger notations."

The Whisky That Changed History

 Glenfiddich reveals 'The Original' whisky. A unique expression inspired by the 1963 Straight Malt, the first ever single malt to be actively...

Sep 17, 2014, 12:36 ET
Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey celebrates the grand opening of its new distillery on September 17th, 2014 in Tullamore, Ireland. (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons, Ltd.)

Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey toasts the opening of the Tullamore Distillery

 Tullamore D.E.W., the world's second largest Irish whiskey today celebrated the opening of its new $50 million distillery in its hometown of...

Aug 12, 2013, 12:20 ET
Calling All Bands, DJs and Musicians: Reyka Vodka to send two bands and two fans to the Iceland Airwaves Music Festival.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons, Ltd.)

Calling All Bands, DJs and Musicians: Reyka Vodka to send two bands and two fans to the Iceland Airwaves Music Festival

 Do you think you're the next Florence and the Machine? Maybe the second coming of Sigur Ros? How about the future Hot Chip? Well, this is...

Jul 03, 2013, 10:21 ET

Stoli® Presents ORGNL.TV 2013 - New Lifestyle Edition

 Building on the success of 2012, Stolichnaya® Premium vodka announces the evolution of its online lifestyle creative channel, ORGNL.TV;...

May 15, 2013, 12:29 ET
Guests at Hendrick's Voyages Into The Unusual

Hendrick's Gin Launches Second Annual "Voyages Into The Unusual" Event Series

The undeniably peculiar Hendrick's Gin is setting sail for its second annual "Voyages Into the Unusual" event series, featuring an enthralling cast...

Nov 19, 2012, 09:00 ET
Glenfiddich Janet Sheed Roberts Reserve.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons, Ltd.)

Glenfiddich Partners With The World Resources Institute For Final Auction Of The 55 Year Old Glenfiddich Janet Sheed Roberts Reserve

 On December 11, 2012, Glenfiddich, the world's most awarded single malt Scotch whisky, will partner with The World Resources Institute (WRI),...

Nov 14, 2012, 15:39 ET

SPI Group and William Grant & Sons Agree to Not Renew Contract for Stolichnaya in USA

 William Grant & Sons and SPI Group announce that their current contract for the importation, distribution and marketing of Stolichnaya...

Sep 17, 2012, 09:43 ET
William Grant & Sons Launches Montelobos Mezcal Joven.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons)

William Grant & Sons Launches Montelobos Mezcal Joven

Today William Grant & Sons (WGS), an award-winning family-owned independent distiller, officially launches Montelobos Mezcal Joven, the latest...

Sep 06, 2012, 09:00 ET
Glenfiddich Unveils Malt Master's Edition to Celebrate 125th Anniversary Year.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons, Ltd.)

Glenfiddich Unveils New Limited-Edition Expression: Malt Master's Edition

Today, Glenfiddich, the world's most awarded single malt Scotch whisky, releases Glenfiddich Malt Master's Edition. Only 18,000 bottles of this...

Jul 26, 2012, 10:57 ET
Charlotte Voisey, Portfolio Ambassador of William Grant & Sons, shares the stage with Ann Tuennerman, founder of Tales of the Cocktail, as William Grant & Sons toasts Tales' 10th anniversary during their annual hallmark event at the New Orleans Museum of Art on July 25th.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons)

William Grant & Sons Toasts the 10th Anniversary of Tales of The Cocktail With Opening Night Celebration

The family-owned independent distiller William Grant & Sons celebrated the 10th Anniversary of Tales of The Cocktail on Wednesday night by...

Apr 09, 2012, 13:00 ET
William Grant.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons)

William Grant & Sons Wins Director's Award at the 2012 San Francisco World Spirits Competition

  Independent family distiller William Grant & Sons has been presented with the Director's Award at the highly regarded 2012 San...

Mar 16, 2012, 09:00 ET

Glenfiddich Breaks World Record at Auction

 An extremely rare bottle of Glenfiddich, the world's most awarded Single Malt Scotch Whisky, sold at auction last night for a record-breaking...

Mar 01, 2012, 10:00 ET
On March 15 in New York City, Glenfiddich Will Celebrate 125 Years of Pioneering Spirit at an Exclusive Charity Auction With Host Adrian Grenier.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons)

World's Most Valuable Whisky Makes U.S. Debut at Charity Auction and Celebration of Glenfiddich's 125th Anniversary With Host Adrian Grenier

 Glenfiddich, the world's most awarded Single Malt Scotch Whisky, announced today plans to auction the first U.S. bottle of its extraordinary...

Feb 13, 2012, 10:00 ET

The Balvenie Announces Once-in-a-lifetime "Rare Craft Fellowship" Award for Nation's Craftsmen

 The Balvenie Single Malt Scotch Whisky announced today the launch of The Balvenie Rare Craft Fellowship – a...

Jan 25, 2012, 11:00 ET
WGS Corporate logo.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons)

William Grant & Sons Appoints Steve Doyle Country Manager - Canada

   Family-owned IWSC Distiller of the Year William Grant & Sons today announced two exciting appointments with regard to its...

Dec 06, 2011, 09:00 ET
Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons)

Sailor Jerry Rum Exposes America's Tipping Habits!

With the arrival of the holiday season, so starts the busiest time of the year for the hard-working bartenders throughout the USA. ...

Nov 28, 2011, 15:38 ET
Reyka Vodka Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons)

Iceland Wants to Buy You a Drink!

Iceland's small batch Reyka Vodka is celebrating its win of the prestigious Vodka Trophy at the annual International Wine and Spirits...

Nov 15, 2011, 09:00 ET
Tullamore Dew "Irish True" Campaign.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons, Ltd.)

Tullamore Dew Launches "Irish True" Campaign in the United States

Independent, family-owned distillers William Grant & Sons Ltd. today announced the roll-out of a multi-million dollar global investment in...

Aug 24, 2011, 11:31 ET
Reyka Vodka Triumphs at International Competition.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons)

Reyka Vodka Triumphs at International Competition

Firmly establishing its position as a force to be reckoned with, Iceland's small batch Reyka Vodka has fended off some extremely stiff competition...

Aug 16, 2011, 09:00 ET

William Grant & Sons Appoints General Manager for Mexico

Independent, family owned distiller William Grant & Sons announced today the appointment of Luis Zubieta as General Manager for William Grant...