Jul 8th 2022 - General news

Gateshead Whisky News 08.07.2022

It’s news time, Loungers! And as ever, there’s nothing on mainstream news channels of any interest. So why not indulge yourself with everything that’s going on in the whisky world, courtesy of our very own Connas…

Straight out of Gateshead…

Glengoyne get a new Caddie!

Elite golf caddie, Fanny Sunesson, has partnered with Glengoyne to celebrate the importance of patience in the worlds of whisky and golf

Ord Open!

The Singleton brand home, based within the Glen Ord Distillery, will re-open to the public on 8th July. Happy Days!

Chocolate Dog!

Douglas Laing & Co have unveiled Scallywag The Chocolate Edition, marking the 5th annual chocolate bottling from the Scallywag brand celebrating World Chocolate Day!

Goldfinch Flys!

Independent whisky merchants Goldfinch are launching two unique collections of limited edition bottlings: The Kilnsman, available now, and Paloma which launches later this month.

Mac-Talla Expantion.

Morrison Distillers have announced the first limited edition release under their Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky brand, Mac-Talla. Mac-Talla Red Wine Barriques. Cool…

Secret Speysides in Travel Retail!

Pernod Ricard Global Travel Retail have announced the launch of seven ultra-rare Single Cask Editions from Secret Speyside, available exclusively in global travel retail. Boarding Passes at the Ready!

And Finally…

You call this Summer!? I was working in the Caribbean a couple of weeks ago, you know nothing!

So there!

See you next week,



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