There’s more to life than Football and Sunshine folks! For instance: you can immerse yourselves in all of the comings and goings in the whisky industry this week, in one handy update! Take it away, Connas…
- Macallan Completion!
Macallan have revealed the third and final whisky in its Concept Series. Very pretty!
- Epicurean Two!
Douglas Laing have unveiled The Epicurean Ruby Port Finish and Tawny Port Finish limited edition bottlings – the fourth and fifth release in The Epicurean Wood Series. Nice…
- Special Releases Incoming!
Diageo are teasing this year’s incarnation of their Special Releases Collection, which includes one-of-a-kind bottlings from Oban, Talisker, Lagavulin, The Singleton of Dufftown, Mortlach, Cardhu, and for the first time in over a decade, Royal Lochnagar. They will be here in the Autumn!
- Eire Cast!
Pernod Ricard have released a podcast spotlighting the partnerships of their Irish Distillers arm, hosted by radio producer Julien Clancy. Tune in Pop Pickers!
- Five Year Tariff Free!
Trade bodies and producers on both sides of the Atlantic have welcomed the US and UK’s agreement to suspend retaliatory tariffs for five years. About time!
- Biodynamic Ireland!
Waterford Distillery will release the world’s first biodynamic Irish whiskey this summer. Most engaging!
- Luxco Switch!
Luxco – who produce Rebel Yell, Quiet Man, and Blood Oath – has appointed Craftwork as its new distributor in the UK.
- Worker Settlements
- Sazerac Six!
Six Sazerac Whiskeys have been recognised at San Francisco World Spirits Competition. Excellent Work!
- The Wolf Settles.
The location of Wolfcraigs distillery, co-founded by former Whyte & Mackay chief executive Michael Lunn, has been revealed!
- Glasgow Triple!
Glasgow Distillery have announced the launch of a new triple distilled expression. Interesting.
- And Finally…
If you’re out and about in York why not see if you can pick up a bargain at ‘Whisky Lounge Moving Yard Sale’ this Saturday 26th June, from 12pm-4pm. You never know what you might pick up!
Thanks for tuning in Loungers!
See you next week for more Whisky News!