Mildly shocked by the realisation that he has been writing about booze for 20 years, Richard Woodard is now struggling to cope with the ignominy of being an Ipswich Town fan living in Norwich.
The new names to know in Cognac
Karuizawa becomes the most expensive Japanese whisky sold at auction
The resurrection of Port Ellen, Brora and Rosebank
Glenfarclas Family Casks lead Bonhams whisky sale in Edinburgh
Cask Trade’s first live online auction dedicated to whisky casks
This month's auction features more than 20 casks from distilleries including Springbank, Bruichladdich and Glenrothes
Million-pound Macallan: the story of cask #263
A 60-year-old Macallan last week sold for a record-breaking £1.5m at Sotheby's. How can a bottle of whisky be worth so much?
The cult of Japanese whisky Karuizawa
It’s one of the most sought-after whiskies in the world, yet it started life as blending fodder, and its stills went cold 20 years ago
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