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Hands-on with The Pink Gold Jaeger-LeCoultre Duomètre Unique Time Travel

On July 30, 2014 by Christopher Beccan 0 Comment
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The Jaeger-LeCoultre Duomètre Unique Time Travel: Last year we looked at Jaeger’s Duomètre a Chronographe, which employed the manufacture made Dual-Wing first introduced in 2007. Jaeger-LeCoutre literally introduced it as “One watch, two brains”. You see, the concept behind the movement that the Duomètre range uses are two distinct mechanisms within the movement: one ensures […]

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Dewar’s 18 Year Old Double Aged Blended Scotch

On July 28, 2014 by Christopher Beccan 1 Comment
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Dewar’s 18 Year Old Double Aged Blended Scotch: A couple of weeks ago we looked at the 12 year old special reserve and we also enlightened you as to how John Dewar came up with an ingenious plan to make sure Dewar’s Scotch Whisky was known around the world. If you are unaware, Dewar’s pioneered […]

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Hands-On with the new Patek Philippe Annual Calendar Chronograph 5960/1A, Which Replaces All Previous Models and For a First Made of Stainless Steel

On July 23, 2014 by Christopher Beccan 4 Comments
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Patek Philippe Annual Calendar Chronograph: During Baselworld this year, Patek Philippe decided it was time to revamp a complicated – but not overly complicated – established classic. The 5960 incorporates a self-winding chronograph with annual calendar. Removed from the current line-up is the original 5960P – first introduced in 2006 – and also the 5960R […]

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Glenfarclas 12 Year Old Single Malt Scotch

On July 21, 2014 by Christopher Beccan 1 Comment
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Glenfarclas 12 Year Old Single Malt Scotch: Last time round we had a look at the crème de la crème in regards to the Glenfarclas range – the Family Casks. We mentioned The Family Casks were bottled at cask strength and have natural colour, that allows you to explore the subtle differences between casks and the history of the […]

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Introducing the New Chopard L.U.C Lunar Big Date (Live Images and Pricing)

On July 16, 2014 by Christopher Beccan 4 Comments
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Chopard L.U.C Lunar Big Date Ref. 161969-5001:  A few weeks ago we had the pleasure of spending some time at the Chopard boutique on London’s famous Bond Street, to get acquainted with some of Chopard’s 2014 novelty collection. First launched in 2009, the L.U.C Lunar Big Date has had a whole new revamp by adopting […]

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Dewar’s 12 Year Special Reserve Old Blended Scotch Whisky

On July 14, 2014 by Christopher Beccan 0 Comment
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Dewar’s: John Dewar – some would say he was one of the marketing pioneers of the 19th century, why? When it came to getting the word out around the world, John took what many would say is a very good and modern approach to getting Dewar’s in bars across the world. It was quite a […]

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Heads-up on the Watches of Knightsbridge July Auction, which includes a seriously cool Heuer Monaco, a Patek Philippe Calatrava Ref. 96, a Rolex Red Submariner and Tudor Snowflake

On July 9, 2014 by Christopher Beccan 4 Comments

Watches of Knightsbridge July Auction: Last week we spent some time over at 64 Knightsbridge to get hands-on with some of the timepieces in the upcoming July auction on the 12th. There were quite a few we picked out that I’m sure would be a good addition to your collection.  We have highlighted some of the […]

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Suntory Hakushu Distiller’s Reserve Japanese Single Malt

On July 7, 2014 by Christopher Beccan 2 Comments
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Suntory Hakushu Distiller’s Reserve Japanese Single Malt: Hailing from Suntory’s Hakushu Distillery – pronounced ‘Hack-shoo’, which in fact means ‘white sand bar’ – which  stands 2,300 feet above sea level – more than twice the altitude of Scotland’s highest distillery – in the shadow of the pale granite pyramid of Mount Kaikomagateke (9,744 feet), in […]

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