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….Read More
The Whisky Barrel 10th Anniversary Exclusive bottling #4. Caroni 19 year old, Single Cask Rum, 55% Cask #165. A superb and rare bottling from Berry Bros & Rudd of London from a lost Carribbean distillery. Available only at TheWhiskyBarrel.com
The Whisky Barrel get the chance to taste Daigeo’s latest group of scotch whiskies for their Special Releases. Including a 1979 Port Ellen, 1982 Brora, Caol Ila, Blair Athol, Port Dundas, Teaninich, Glen Elgin, Lagavulin and a special Blend. Very limited, rare whiskey and from some of Scotland’s lost scotch whiskey distilleries.
The third exclusive whiskey to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of The Whisky Barrel. This release is a single cask Laphroaig 6 year old 2011. Cask strength Islay scotch whiskey from one of Scotland’s ‘peat dreams’ distilleries – Laphroaig.
We take another look at The Whisky Barrel exclusive bottling of Littlemill 26 year old, 1998, Old and Rare, 54.6%. A rare single cask, cask strength scotch whiskey from one of Scotland’s Lost Distilleries; Littlemill.
Crafty Hills & Harbour Gin is a brand new Scottish Craft Gin from Galloway, southwest Scotland. A small group of technical wizards, design and advertising professionals and alcohol industry experts got together and created this refreshing and satisfying new gin, the scent strong hints of pine cones, the taste coastal notes and a subtly citrus undertone and the finish crisp and refreshing. It’s a real treat!
A very unusual, single cask Macallan and Highland Park 12 year old, Old Perth Blended Scotch Whiskey. Bottled by Morrison and Mackay this is a limited and rare new scotch whiskey. Sits alongside another single cask 21 year old Old Perth. Big sherry scotch.
Highland Park 18 year old, 1997, Old & Rare, 54.6%. A rare and limited single cask release of Highland Park scotch whiskey from Hunter Laing & Co. for their Old and Rare Platinum Selection.
We take a quick look at the recent whiskey news of Glenallachie Distillery being sold to a consortium including the renowned Billy Walker – former Master Distillery at GlenDronach, BenRiach and Glenglassaugh.
New whiskies in stock from the relatively new North Star Spirits independent bottling company. Single cask scotch whiskey from Islay, Speyside and the Lowlands, bourbon whiskey from Tennessee and a very limited blended scotch whiskey.