The Food Show – Auckland 28-31st July 2016

The Food Show Auckland at ASB Showgrounds has been great and we are excited for the next two days! Come and find us at Stand H26 to taste test our Whiskies and view our wide selection of stock! It’s been crazy busy and incredibly tiring but we will be back at again! We have: – […]

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San Francisco World Spirits Competition – HYDE

Hyde Irish Whiskey has won Best Single Malt Irish Whiskey at the San Francisco World Spirit Competition 2016. Results to be posted officially online soon: SF Spirits Comp Buy Hyde exclusively in New Zealand from The Whisky Library here: https://www.thewhiskylibrary.co.nz/shop/whiskey/hyde-10-year-old-single-malt-irish-whiskey/ Check out Hyde’s facebook here: HYDE IRISH WHISKEY  

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NZ Hyde Launch + Tasting // The Clare Inn

HYDE WHISKY!The Whisky Library is proud to present the official launch of HYDE Whiskey in New Zealand!! Hosted by Don Kavanagh on Thursday 9th July, 7.30pm at The Clare Inn Irish Pub!!! Be one of first in NZ to taste this delicious 10 year old, single malt whiskey! Tickets are $50 and are limited to […]

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The Whisky Library now in Whiskey bar // The Jefferson

Auckland’s new exceptional Whiskey bar The Jefferson has over 500 varieties including ‪The Whisky Library‬’s very own stock!! Go & check it out & have a dram of some of the finest ‪#‎whiskeys‬ around!! www.thejefferson.co.nz/ ‪#‎hydewhiskey‬ ‪#‎whisky‬ ‪#‎whiskey‬ ‪#‎whiskyNZ‬ ‪#‎TheJefferson‬ ‪#‎Highland‬ ‪#‎Bourbon‬ ‪#‎Norvals‬ ‪#‎Scotland‬ ‪#‎Scotch‬ ‪#‎Islay‬ ‪#‎Lowland‬ ‪#‎Campbeltown‬ ‪#‎SpeySide‬ ‪#‎dram‬

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Whisky of the Week 57 – The Glenlivet Guardians Chapter Limited Edition

Whisky of the week #57 Glenlivet Guardians We have been waiting for this to arrive. The Glenlivet Guardians Chapter. Ltd Edition. 70cl, 48.7% The Guardians have spoken! In late 2013, Glenlivet sent out samples of three different single malts to the Guardians of Glenlivet all over the world and let them choose what would be […]

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Whisky of the week #56 – Provenance Port Ellen

PORT ELLEN 24 YEARS OLD PROVENANCE 1983 70cl 46% ABV 1983 vintage Port Ellen from Douglas McGibbon’s Provenance range. This 24 year old was distilled in spring 1983 making this one of the later bottlings from Port Ellen before the unfortunate closure later the same year. Bottled at in Autumn 2007, this is an un […]

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30 days of Bourbon

30 days of Bourbon. For bourbon lovers, September is a month full of celebration. Declared National Bourbon Heritage Month by an act of Congress, September offers 30 fine days during which true bourbon fans can explore and honor the legacy of America’s Native Spirit. Now is the time to dive into the colorful, fabled history […]

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Whisky of the Week # 55 Hibiki 21 Year Old

Hibiki 21 year old. 70cl, 43.0% Winner Best Japanese Blend – 2014 World Whiskies Awards Winner World’s Best Blended Whisky – 2013 World Whiskies Awards Two years running this is the best Japanese blended Whisky. Hibiki 21 was named World’s Best Blended Whisky at the 2014 World Whiskies Awards and was awarded 96 points in […]

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Whisky of the Week #52 – NORVAL’s Sensible Scotch

Whisky of the week #52Norval’s sensible scotch whisky.Norval’s 5 yr old single malt.40 %abv. One year of bringing you some of the Whiskies to you with history & tasting Notes about each Distillery. It started wanting a family run business Whisky. Norval’s was recommended to me in Edinburgh. This blended malt & it’s brother the […]

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Whisky of the week #51 – Balcones Brimstone

Time for another American Whisky.Balcones Brimstone53% abv American craft distiller Balcones created this smoky corn whisky, fittingly named the Brimstone, by smoking the whisky itself rather than the grain. Gold Liquid Gold Award – 2014 Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible Silver US Craft Distillers – 2014 Wizards of Whisky Awards We have been searching long and […]

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