Sep 9th 2022 - General news

Gateshead Whisky News 09.09.22

We’ve had a big week for many reasons. Connas hopes to provide a small distraction in the form of this week’s whisky news.


Berrys Abroad!


Berry Bros & Rudd have announced the second collection of releases to their Nordic Cask whisky range featuring the world’s first cross-Nordic blend, Vindoga. Very cool, that last ones were great…


Doubling Midleton!


Irish Distillers, producer of some of the world's most well-known and successful Irish whiskeys, will invest €250 million to build a new distillery in Midleton, Cork. Nice…


Most Circumstantial…


Circumstance Distillery in Whitehall, Bristol, have released their inaugural single grain whisky. Happy Days!

100% Kilchoman


The 12th edition of Kilchomans 100% Islay is here, rejoice!


New Grouse Master!


Craig Johnstone has been appointed as the new Master Blender for The Famous Grouse. Best of luck Sir!


Auction Stuff…


White Peak Distillery have sold the first numbered bottle of its Wire Works Whisky for £9,900 setting a new record for English whisky at auction. Wow!


And Finally…


Resolve friends, until next time.


Stay safe.

Connas

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