Highland Park Triskelion brings together three master whisky makers

Edrington-owned Scotch brand Highland Park has brought together three master whisky makers to collaborate on single malt release Triskelion. Current Highland Park master distiller Gordon Motion worked with former master whisky maker Max McFarlane and master whisky maker emeritus John Ramsay to produce Triskelion, which brought together more than 100 years of whisky-making experience. Launching globally this month, Highland Park Triskelion uses whisky matured in a combination of first-fill Sherry-seasoned Spanish oak butts, first-fill Sherry-seasoned…

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Ex-Edrington whisky maker moves to Ardgowan Distillery

The Ardgowan Distillery Company has appointed Edrington’s Max McFarlane as its new whisky maker. With more than 25 years of experience at Scottish spirits firm Edrington, McFarlane was responsible for supervising the quality and consistency of Scotch brands Famous Grouse, Cutty Sark, Bunnahabhain, Tamdhu and Highland Park. McFarlane will return to his hometown of Inverkip, where the Ardgowan Distillery is located, to help the site develop its whisky with a plan to release a new…

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