Category Archives: Single Malt

2014 ISLAY FESTIVAL SPECIAL BOTTLINGS ANNOUNCED FOR LAGAVULIN AND CAOL ILA

To mark this year’s Islay Festival of Malt & Music, Lagavulin and Caol Ila Distilleries have now announced details of their special Festival natural cask strength bottlings available only to visitors. The CAOL ILA™ special bottling was personally selected by … Continue reading

Posted in Caol Ila, Lagavulin, Single Malt, Whisky

DIAGEO WINS DISTILLER OF THE YEAR FOR INVESTING IN SCOTCH

Diageo, the world’s leading premium drinks company, has been named Distiller of the Year 2014 by Whisky Magazine in recognition of the company’s investment in its Scotch whisky business. The coveted accolade was awarded at Whisky Magazine’s annual Global Icons … Continue reading

Posted in Blended Scotch Whisky, Cardhu, Diageo, Johnnie Walker, Lagavulin, Mortlach, Single Malt, Talisker, The Singleton, Uncategorized, Whisky

THE SINGLETON OF DUFFTOWN SINGLE MALT SCOTCH WHISKY LAUNCHES TWO NEW VARIANTS, “TAILFIRE” AND “SUNRAY” IN 2014

The Singleton of Dufftown Single Malt Scotch Whisky is adding two new, vibrant and exciting variants to its existing range, Diageo has announced. Whilst keeping the smooth, rich nature of The Singleton of Dufftown, both “TAILFIRE” and “SUNRAY” have been … Continue reading

Posted in Diageo, Single Malt, The Singleton, Whisky

MORTLACH™ WHISKY’S NEW BOTTLES REVEALED

Following last year’s announcement of the rebirth of Mortlach™, one of the most formidable and revered Single Malt Scotch Whiskies to have been created on Speyside, images have now been released that reveal the highly distinctive engineered style of the … Continue reading

Posted in Diageo, Mortlach, Single Malt, Uncategorized

CARDHU™SPEYSIDE SINGLE MALT SCOTCH WHISKY LAUNCHES NEW “AMBER ROCK” EXPRESSION

CARDHU Single Malt Scotch Whisky is adding a new, highly crafted variant to its popular and successful range of Speyside whiskies, Diageo has announced. CARDHU AMBER ROCK™ has been double matured in toasted American Oak casks, to deliver richer notes … Continue reading

Posted in Cardhu, Diageo, Single Malt, Whisky

THE WORLD’S “MOST SOUGHT AFTER , VALUABLE AND COLLECTIBLE” SINGLE MALT SCOTCH WHISKIES

Diageo has announced the ten Single Malt Whiskies that form its annual limited-edition Special Releases for 2013. In the words of Nik Keane, global director for malt whiskies at Diageo, they represent “some of the most sought after, valuable and … Continue reading

Posted in Brora, Diageo, Lagavulin, Port Ellen, Single Malt, Talisker, The Singleton, Whisky

THE LAGAVULIN ISLAY JAZZ FESTIVAL COMES TO LONDON

The beautiful Scottish island of Islay is host each year to its own jazz festival, sponsored by Lagavulin Single Malt Scotch Whisky.  It hosts an outstanding bill of international and Scottish jazz artists: last year brought the hugely successful Neil … Continue reading

Posted in Diageo, Jazz, Lagavulin, Single Malt, Whisky