The Whisky Barrel Team visited Islay. Ardbeg, Lagavulin, Laphroaig, Bowmore, Bruichladdich, Kilchoman, Bunnahabhain, Caol Ila and the soon to open, Ardnahoe.
The Whisky Barrel attends the launch event for Daftmill Distillery’s very first scotch whiskey – Daftmill 12 year old 2005 Inaugural Release. We are thrilled to see this local distillery place itself on the scotch whiskey map and we were delighted to be part of this launch.
Part 1 of our feature blogs looking at Scotland’s independent scotch whiskey bottling companies. For Part 1.1 we take a closer look at our chums at Morrison & MacKay – the people behind the Carn Mor and Old Perth labels and part of the brand new distillery at their new site, Aberargie Distillery. #IndyScotchWhisky
Part 2 of our feature blogs looking at Scotland’s independent whiskey bottling companies (#IndyScotchWhisky). For Part 1.2 we look inside the brand new Aberargie Distillery. Morrison and MacKay’s steps toward their own single malt scotch whiskey. Modern distilling with traditional and aged pedigree.
Scotland’s Independent Scotch Whiskey bottlers are the backbone of TheWhiskyBarrel.com. We work with a carefully selected number of independents who’s quality, variation and providence are unparalleled. Discover cask strength single casks whiskies that distilleries won’t bottle or rare oak types and wood finishes that change the familiar flavour profile altogether. In this series of blogs, we will look closer at some of the Indy Bottlers that make whisky so enjoyable. #IndyScotchWhisky
Part 2 of our visit to Daftmill Distillery in Fife – the warehouse and a dram.
Part 1 of our visit to Daftmill Distillery in Fife: patience of the spirit
We visited the newly opened Isle of Harris Distillery for a peek around Scotland’s newest whiskey venture.
The Whisky Barrel Blog team visited Islay just after the 2015 Islay Festival (Feis Ile).
The Blog team return to Abhainn Dearg Distillery on the Isle of Lewis to see how Scotland’s most remote distillery has coped with a summer drought