Oct 21st 2022 - General news

Gateshead Whisky News 21.10.2022

As this post goes live, we’ll be putting the final touches to Manchester Whisky Festival, folks! And we can’t wait!

But we must, so here’s Connas with this week’s whisky news!

Bunna Cask Strength!

Bunnahabhain have introduced the second release of their 12-year-old cask strength expression. I’ve tried it, I like it!

Glencairn Stories!

Glencairn Glass have launched the second instalment of their crime short story competition, in partnership with the Bloody Scotland International Crime Writing Festival and Scottish Field magazine, with a theme of “A crime story set in Scotland”. Cool…

New Glengoyne 15!

Glengoyne have released a new 15-year-old whisky, matured in a combination of Bourbon and Sherry casks. Nice…

Loch Lomond 54!

Loch Lomond are releasing a 54-year-old single malt whisky priced at £24,000, it’s a 1967 vintage. WOW!

Gelston Gold Rush!

Irish whiskey brand Gelstons is bringing some gilded glamour to the UK this season with a series of exciting collaborations that explore the golden roots of its Irish Whiskey.

Tomatin From Portugal!

Tomatin have released a limited-edition range finished in wine casks from Portugal. I like Tomatin…

White Peak Small Batch!

White Peak, Derbyshire’s first single malt whisky distillery, have unveiled the second bottling in their Small Batch series.

Whisky Guy?

Bear Fight American Single Malt Whiskey has announced Seth MacFarlane as a brand stakeholder. Interesting.

And Finally…

I like these old photos.

That’s all.

Enjoy Manchester if you’re going, Loungers.

Regardless, I’ll see you back here next week.



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