Plus, don’t miss new BenRiach and GlenDronach single malt scotch, and the 2018 Woodford Reserve Kentucky Derby bottle.
Archive: Whisky Weekend
This week’s newest releases span the globe, from an rom a high-end blended grain to Irish whiskey finished in Japanese mizunara oak to a whisky that combines scotch and Dutch single malt.
Bonded is the word of the week for whiskey: two new releases from Kentucky, and an unusual bonded Irish whiskey, are rolling out.
There’s also a whisky named for poet Robert Burns, Irish whiskey finished in port barrels, Indian single malt from Paul John Distillery, and more.
The ninth scotch in the Private Edition Series launches, while the Pearse Lyons line debuts in the U.S., and the Dead Rabbit bar unveils its own whiskey.
Independent bottlings of Aultmore and Allt-á-Bhainne are launching, along with bourbons honoring U.S. Special Forces.
Johnnie Walker’s latest Blenders’ Batch has been finished in sherry casks, while Sugarlands Distilling Company is releasing a new edition of its straight rye.
Check out a new blended malt, two whiskeys from South Carolina, and a single malt made with Maine peat.