Awards & Events

Whisky Live

Whisky Live Cape Town, 14-16 April 2016
By Rupert Wheeler
Whisky Live presents the Cape Town leg of the Whisky Live Celebrations from 14 – 16 April 2016 at The Lookout on the V & A Waterfront. Expect a range of whiskies – from single malt Scotch to Blends, Bourbon to Irish, American to Taiwanese – presented by knowledgeable, passionate Whisky experts. Tickets cost R180 each and will be available from March 2016. Dates for the Whisky Live celebrations in Pretoria and Durban will be announced soon and Festival fans can diarise 9 – 11 November 2016 for the Whisky Live Festival at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg. For more information email

Whisky Live London, 18-19 March 2016

Whisky Live London returns to the Honourable Artillery Company and will in 2016 feature even more fine whiskies for you to enjoy, a delicious new menu as well as a large selection of whisky pairings. The show will also include a brand new schedule of Masterclasses. There will be something to offer everyone whether a whisky enthusiast, a newcomer to the world of whisky, or just seeking a day out at a fantastic event. You will be able to mingle with producers, distillers, independent bottlers and brand ambassadors, and the sheer range of whisky on show will challenge even the most determined taster; everything from old favourites to unusual finishes and rare bottlings. This is a unique international whisky experience not to be missed, whether you’re an avid enthusiast or new to the exciting world of whisky. Visit for full booking and price details.

Whisky Live Sydney, 8-9 April 2016

Whisky Live Sydney is the first of seven Whisky Live events in this year’s Australian whisky calendar.

Sydney’s Whisky Live will be hosted at the James Cook Ballroom, The InterContinental Sydney in the heart of Sydney’s business district. The venue is one of Sydney’s iconic Hotel groups. Visitors to Whisky Live Sydney this year will experience both historic and a modern setting to taste and enjoy whiskies from around the world.

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