Tullibardine 51-year-old

Tullibardine Distillery has expanded its Custodians Collection with a new special edition single malt whisky called Tullibardine 1964. The 51-year-old single malt presents the fourth addition to the range and has been produced from three specially selected casks. Bottled at cask strength, 40.4% ABV, Tullibardine 1964 is said to boast a range of delicate yet …

Glasshouse Whisky

Langstane Liquor Company has unveiled Glasshouse, a “bright and fruity” whisky designed to be complementary in long drinks. The company, co-founded by Ben Iravani, Josh Rennie and Alex Lawrence, who is also the global head of bar operations for Mr Lyan Group, studied the whisky Highball and subsequently created a liquid to suit it. The …

Aberfeldy 15-Year-Old

Bacardi-owned single malt scotch whisky Aberfeldy has expanded its range with the launch of a 15-year-old expression finished in Bordeaux wine casks. Red wine casks from Pomerol, the smallest of all major Bordeaux wine producing appellations, were selected to finish the new limited edition bottling. It spent 15 years in a combination of bourbon re-fill …

Kininvie Works Collection

William Grant & Sons has launched three “experiential” whiskies from Kininvie Distillery, including a single malt, single grain and blended scotch. The first expression in the Kininvie Works collection, KVSM001, presents a tiple-distilled single malt, aged in ex-bourbon casks for five years. The 47% liquid has a “floral and fruity character with hints of pear …

Cardrona Distillery

Family-run New Zealand producer Cardrona Distillery is launching its super-premium range of hand-crafted spirits in the UK. Located in the Cardrona Valley in the Southern Alps of New Zealand, the distillery boasts a four-strong portfolio, comprising The Reid Single Malt Vodka; The Cardrona Single Malt Whisky ‘Just Hatched’; The Source Gin; and Rose Rabbit Liqueur, …

Filey Bay Yorkshire Single Malt Whisky

Whisky distillery Spirit of Yorkshire has launched Filey Bay, thought to be Yorkshire’s first single malt whisky. Produced in the coastal village of Hunmanby of north Yorkshire, Filey Bay is inspired by the bay that is in sight of the distillery. The 46% ABV single malt is a combination of two distillate styles, matured in …

The Glasgow Distillery 1770 Peated

The Glasgow Distillery has launched a peated version of its 1770 Glasgow Single Malt Whisky. 1770 Peated is created by smoking barley with aromatic heather-rich peat from the Scottish Highlands, combined with water of Loch Katrine. The whisky is distilled in copper pot stills and matured in first fill ex-sherry casks and finished in virgin …

The Mezzanine at The Stratford

East London skyscraper and hotel The Stratford is opening a new bar called The Mezzanine, headed up by industry luminaries Elias Yiallouris and Enrico Gonzato. Open until 2am throughout the week, the “hidden” destination cocktail bar aspires to bring a sophisticated, late-night offering to the area, with DJs playing on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. …

Old Forester

American bourbon brand Old Forester is launching its Single Barrel in the UK this autumn. The Old Forester Single Barrel programme unlocks the possibility for the trade to offer customers an exclusive, one-of-a-kind bourbon expression. The opportunity will see accounts and individuals select their own single barrel as they’re guided through an expert tasting of …

The One Port Cask Finished

Cumbrian spirits producer The Lakes Distillery has released The One Port Cask Finished fine blended whisky. The One Port Cask Finished (46.6% ABV) is a singular blend of The Lakes Single Malt and select scotch malt and grain whiskies from Speyside and Islay. It has been finished for one year in ex-tawny port hogsheads from …