Tullibardine Unveils Two U.S.-Exclusive Single Malts

Tullibardine and Prestige Beverage Group have announced the release of two new single malt scotch whiskies created exclusively for the U.S. market — Tullibardine Artisan and Tullibardine 12-Year-Old. Tullibardine Artisan matured for its entire life in ex-bourbon barrels. It’s bottled at 80 proof, and reflects the distillery’s floral and cereal character. The nose is soft, honey and heather with hints of grassy meadows, hints of vanilla, creamy fudge and subtle oak aromas, the company reports. On the palate…

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Loch Lomond launches 45-year-old whisky

Scotch producer Loch Lomond Whiskies has released a 45-year-old single malt as the first expression in its new Remarkable Stills Series. The 45-year-old bottling is the first of three releases in the Remarkable Stills Series, which celebrates the distillery’s ‘innovative’ straight neck pot stills. The stills give the distiller more control of the type of spirit produced, allowing for greater separation of flavours, and helps to create Loch Lomond’s classic fruity character. Master blender Michael…

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Talisker unveils 43-year-old single malt whisky

Isle of Skye-based Talisker has revealed its oldest Scotch whisky to date – Talisker 43-Year-Old Xpedition: The Atlantic Challenge. Only 1,830 bottles have been made of the limited edition single malt, priced at £3,500 (US$4,877) per 700ml. The whisky will be available from select retailers globally from June, including malts.com, with an ABV of 49.7%. The 43-year-old Talisker Scotch whisky was drawn from just 10 casks. It was designed to celebrate the brand’s founding year,…

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Glenmorangie taps into mixed drinks with new whisky

The Glenmorangie Company has created a new ‘sweeter’ single malt whisky designed to be mixed. The new X by Highland single malt brand Glenmorangie has been created in collaboration with leading bartenders across the world. The 40% ABV expression is said to have a ‘sweeter, richer taste’ and is recommended consumed in tall, simple serves, including mixed with tonic water or cola. The expression was aged in Bourbon casks and finished in new charred oak…

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White Peak Distillery surpasses crowdfunding target

English producer White Peak Distillery has raised nearly £1 million (US$1.4m) in crowdfunding and plans to launch its first single malt whisky this year. Based in the village of Ambergate in Derbyshire, White Peak Distillery was founded in 2016 by Derbyshire locals, husband and wife Max and Claire Vaughan. The distillery, which makes gin and rum, is due to launch its inaugural single malt whisky in October 2021. White Peak is offering consumers the chance…

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