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Whisky Glasses; a Study – Whisky News

…o nose each glass with three different types of Scottish Single Malt whisky; a sample of new make (yes, I know it’s not legally whisky), a Highland whisky matured in primarily ex-American bourbon barrels at and a phenol laden Islay bottled at 46% without the addition of color or chill filtration. I nosed all three whisky sample with and without water. When water was added I used an equal measure of water to whisky. I selected the glass with the b…


Whisky Glasses; a Study – Whisky News

…o nose each glass with three different types of Scottish Single Malt whisky; a sample of new make (yes, I know it’s not legally whisky), a Highland whisky matured in primarily ex-American bourbon barrels at and a phenol laden Islay bottled at 46% without the addition of color or chill filtration. I nosed all three whisky sample with and without water. When water was added I used an equal measure of water to whisky. I selected the glass with the b…


Malt Messenger No. 80 by Andrew Ferguson – Another New KWM Cask, New Islay Whiskies & More! – Whisky News

…first ever cask of Tomatin has just landed! The PX Sherry finished Tomatin 1999 KWM Cask, is a big sherried fruit bomb. Bottled at 52% after slumbering in Scotland for 18 years and 9 months. More details below! We have 8 new Islay whiskies hitting the shelves tomorrow, 5 of them are exclusive to KWM. There are the Elements of Islay: Ci8, Lg7, Oc4 and Peat, as well as the Port Askaig 8 Year, 15 Year, 19 Year and 100 Proof. Port Askaig is a myster…


BOTTLE NUMBER 1/522 OF THE LAGAVULIN 1991 200th ANNIVERSARY SINGLE CASK BOTTLING RELEASED FOR AUCTION TO RAISE FUNDS FOR ISLAY HERITAGE – Scotch Whisky News

BOTTLE NUMBER 1/522 OF THE LAGAVULIN 1991 200th ANNIVERSARY SINGLE CASK BOTTLING RELEASED FOR AUCTION TO RAISE FUNDS FOR ISLAY HERITAGE 21st February 2017: The first bottle – 1/522 – of Lagavulin 1991, the single cask bottling released on 31st December 2016 as the culmination of the distillery’s bicentenary celebrations, will be auctioned to raise money for charity Islay heritage. The auction will run online with whisky and fine spirits speciali…


ISLAY CHARITIES RAISE A DRAM TO LAGAVULIN LEGACY – Scotch Whisky News

ISLAY CHARITIES RAISE A DRAM TO LAGAVULIN LEGACY  A range of good causes on the famous whisky island of Islay raised a dram of Lagavulin to celebrate sharing in a major financial legacy from the distillery’s 200th anniversary. Representatives of the charities, including the local swimming pool, cyber café, arts and festival organisations, visited the distillery to officially mark the handover of £588,395 of funds which were raised through a spec…


AUCTION OF LAGAVULIN 1991 BOTTLE NUMBER 1/522 RAISES £8,395 FOR ISLAY HERITAGE – Scotch Whisky News

AUCTION OF LAGAVULIN 1991 BOTTLE NUMBER 1/522 RAISES £8,395 FOR ISLAY HERITAGE 10 March 2017:  The first bottle of the Lagavulin 1991 single cask release that brought the bicentenary celebrations to a close on 31 December 2016 was sold this week at auction for £7,300. This sought-after bottle went under the hammer online at Whisky.Auction and achieved almost five times the starting price of £1,494 (the original RRSP for the Limited Edition). Dia…


Kilchoman 100% Islay Launches 6th Edition – Scotch Whisky News

50% ABV Bourbon Barrel Matured Kilchoman 100% Islay Kilchoman, Islay’s Farm Distillery, is set to launch the 6th edition of its 100% Islay range. Every part of the production process takes place at the distillery from growing the barley to bottling. Kilchoman’s 100% Islay is a truly unique single malt. No other distillery can claim to complete all parts of the whisky-making process. The folks at Kilchoman distillery, nestled in the outbuildings…


HUNTER LAING UNVEILS Six EXCEPTIONALLY RARE islay whiskies & NEW SHOP at feis ile – Scotch Whisky News

HUNTER LAING UNVEILS Six EXCEPTIONALLY RARE islay whiskies & NEW SHOP at feis ile   The Kinship range will be exclusively available at Hunter Laing’s new shop on Islay and marks the start of work on Ardnahoe Distillery on the island  Hunter Laing has unveiled ‘The Kinship’, a range of six bottlings of exceptionally rare Islay whiskies, which will only be sold at their new shop on Islay during and after the Feis Ile whisky festival. The six s…


KILCHOMAN DISTILLERY RELEASES 4TH LIMITED EDITION 100% ISLAY – Scotch Whisky News

  KILCHOMAN DISTILLERY RELEASES 4TH LIMITED EDITION 100% ISLAY Independent farm distillery, Kilchoman, is releasing its 4th limited edition 100% Islay whisky on Monday (12 May). Forty first-fill bourbon barrels were selected, 32 five year old and eight four-year-old for the limited edition bottling which will be available worldwide, through existing distributors and online.   The 100% Islay whisky range is unique.  It is produced from barley gro…


Bowmore Unveils Islay Taste Map With Martine Nouet – Scotch Whisky News

Bowmore Unveils Islay Taste Map With Martine Nouet The ultimate companion and guide to Islay Single Malt whiskies This autumn, Bowmore, the first Islay Single Malt whisky, has collaborated with esteemed whisky writer Martine Nouet to create the Islay Taste Map. In a bold move to support the Islay category as a whole, the map, which is the first of its kind, is the ideal guide to the complex and very varied characters of Islay’s eight magical dis…