The Whisky Barrel presents “24 Days of Holiday Spirits”, the perfect guide to picking great whiskey and gin gifts for your loved ones this Christmas. Each day between now and Christmas Day we will suggest a whiskey or gin that we think will add festive cheer to your own drinks cabinet this party season or make for the perfect present for someone special. Enjoy!Read More
As we say goodbye to Old Pulteney 17 year old and 21 year old, and we taste the new 25 year old and 1983 vintage scotch whiskies. Two well ages whiskies double matured in American oak and Spanish Oloroso casks. Two more great Maritime Malts from Old Pulteney Distillery.
November exclusive Bonanza! We release our latest 10th Anniversary exclusive scotch whisky bottlings #6 and #7. A new Dumbarton 30 year old 1987 and a rather lovely Carsebridge 44 year old 1973. Both bottled by Hunter Laing for The Sovereign label. Both single cask. Both lost distilleries. Superb scotch.
The Whisky Barrel launches our latest exclusive release #5 to mark our 10th Anniversary. A single cask Glenlivet 11 year old 2006, 63.5% un-chillfiltered. Hand-picked by ourselves from Signatory Vintage’s mesmerising cask warehouse at Edradour Distillery.
Christmas is coming. Find the best whiskey gift. The Whisky Barrel picks our top 10 whiskies, rums and gins to go along with our two new special Christmas gift wrapping. Laphroaig, Clynelish, Arran, Springbank, Caroni, Caol Ila ;Christmas all wrapped up at TheWhiskyBarrel.com
TheWhiskyBarrel.com is supporting Poppyscotland for the month of November 2017. All proceeds from Gift Wrapping on orders placed will be donated to Poppyscotland who provide life-changing support to our Armed Forces Community.
Find the perfect scotch whiskey, rum or gin at TheWhiskyBarrel.com to help celebrate Thanksgiving 2017. You’ve got the turkey sorted; don’t forget a dram!
Part 2 of The Whisky Barrel exclusive interview with The Whisky Bible’s Jim Murray following the release of his 2018 The Whisky Bible. How whisky has changed over the past couple of decades. Will Scotch regain its crown? And, if ever spotted without a whisk(e)y what does Jim Murray whet his whistle with?
The Whisky Barrel put some questions to Jim Murray following the release of his 2018 The Whisky Bible. What put the whisk(e)y of the year top of the pile and what else stood out in this year’s Whisky Bible. Plus some Whisky Barrel 10th Anniversary exclusives scoring very highly.
Jim Murray’s The Whisky Bible 2018 reveals the World Whisky of the Year. So what whisk(e)y has taken top spot this year? Well, drum roll please….