Tag Archives: Ballantine’s

St. Ballantine’s Day

Looking at Google Trends data, it’s clear that all whisky brands enjoy a higher Google search volume around Christmas – as people are trying to find the right gift (and price) for a friend, colleague or relative. But a more … Continue reading

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Pernod Ricard Q1 Figures

Pernod Ricard have released their Q1 results for 2010/2011 (from 1 July to 30 September 2010), showing net sales (excluding tax and duties) of € 1,879 million. This is a +14% increase on the same period last year. Nine out … Continue reading

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Ballantine’s 17YO Takes Top Honours

Ballantine’s 17 Year Old has beaten all competition, including 4,500 different brands, to take the Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible Award for 2011. Second place went to Thomas H Handy Sazerac Rye (129 proof) ahead of William Larue Weller (134.8 proof), both … Continue reading

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