Diageo reveals 2020 Special Releases

Leading spirits producer Diageo has unveiled the eight Scotch whiskies in this year’s Special Releases collection, including a 30-year-old from the demolished Speyside distillery Pittyvaich. Diageo’s 2020 Special Releases was inspired by the theme ‘Rare by Nature’ and were selected by master blender Dr Craig Wilson. The range comprises eight cask strength single malt Scotch whiskies sourced from distilleries scattered around Scotland. The 2020 Special Releases will be available in limited quantities from specialist Scotch…

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Diageo unveils Prima & Ultima whisky collection

Leading spirits producer Diageo has released a new series of collectable single malt Scotch whiskies worth a combined RRP of £20,000 (US$24,600), called Prima & Ultima. Prima & Ultima, meaning the ‘first and last’, comprises a selection of casks selected from a number of Diageo distilleries, including Lagavulin, Mortlach and the Singleton of Dufftown. The eight single vintage malts selected for the first range in the series were chosen by whisky maker Dr Jim Beveridge…

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