Some new whiskies headed to the U.S.October 14th, 2010
This is from a U.S. perspective. (Yes, we know that you guys across the pond are spoiled and get most of this stuff before we do.) This is the time of the year when we hear about new whiskies being introduced for the upcoming holiday season. Here’s a list of new whiskies that I’ve heard about coming to the U.S. that I haven’t already mentioned here in greater detail on WDJK.
- Lagavulin 12
- Cragganmore 21
- Talisker 30
- Glen Spey 21
- Auchroisk 20
- Glenkinchie 20
Old Pulteney 30 yr. old (cask strength, coming early 2011)
anCnoc 12 & 16 (started getting into distribution just a little while ago)
Compass Box Flaming Heart (10th Anniversary Edition)
A.D. Rattray whiskies
The Black Grouse
The Glenrothes John Ramsay Legend bottling.
Deanston Virginia Oak
Amrut Intermediate Sherry
GlenDronach and BenRiach single casks (one of each)
A new line of higher-strength Chieftain’s whisky
Angel’s Envy Bourbon
WhistlePig High Rye Bourbon (40% rye!)
Buffalo Trace Antique Collection (I ust got my review samples. Some are better than last year, some aren’t. Still, they are high quality whiskies. Stay tuned.)
A line of Glenglassaugh whiskies (some older expressions too!)
I’m sure there are more (and more will be forthcoming), but these are the whiskies that come to mind at the moment.
Do you know of any other new whiskies destined for the U.S. this holiday season?