All profits from the sale of Benromach Cask No 1 single malt whisky will be donated to charitable causes Twenty years after family owned Benromach Distillery was reopened by His Royal Highness The Duke of Rothesay, a rare single malt whisky has been released to mark the occasion. Benromach Cask No 1 is an incredibly rare and limited-edition […]Read more "Rare whisky marks 20th anniversary at Benromach Distillery"
Whisky lovers in Singapore usually tend to fall into two distinct categories: Those who purchase their whiskies from various sources to be enjoyed in the comforts of home, and those who purchase their whiskies either by the bottle or the dram at whisky bars across the red dot. Interestingly, recent years have witnessed the emergence […]Read more "Introducing: Whisky Butler"
NOTE: When I originally planned this article, I had intended to include an extensive review of the whiskies that I had tried during my prior visit as well as the whiskies that I had tried at the Grand Opening. However, upon further consideration, I have decided to provide a standalone review for those whiskies which […]Read more "The Single Cask Official Grand Opening"
NOTE: The opinions expressed in this piece are those of the author. It is to be taken at the discretion of the reader. During my tour of the Islay distilleries, I mentioned in my posts on Caol Ila and Lagavulin that the distilleries had a “No Photography Allowed” rule in place which prohibited the taking […]Read more "Diageo’s ban on photography: Not the full picture?"
The Annandale distillery, which started production in late 2014, has put its entire 2014 production for sale to investors and private collectors alike. The distillery, which is based in the town of Annan, is intending to sell its inaugural cask (#1) for £1 million. The distillery is the reincarnation of the old Annandale distillery, which […]Read more "Reborn Annandale distillery puts up entire 2014 production for sale"