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AUCHENTOSHAN SINGLE MALT WHISKY LAUNCHES LIMITED EDITION RELEASE OF SILVEROAK 1990

Lowland

Auchentoshan, Scotland’s only triple distilled Single Malt Scotch Whisky, will add to its travel retail range with a new limited edition release of the Auchentoshan Silveroak 1990. Therefore the second release of the Auchentoshan Silveroak expression demonstrates the increase in complexity associated with longer maturation. Established in 1823, Auchentoshan triple distils every drop meaning the spirit produced reaches 81.5% ABV, …

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Ladies: Book an Afternoon at Auchentoshan

Events, Tasting

Ladies join Master Blender Rachel Barrie for an unforgettable experience at Auchentoshan. Afternoon tea will never be the same again with your invite to be one of the Auchentoshan ladies at the distillery. Guests will be served tasty niblets and Auchentoshan’s unique triple distilled single malt whiskies. Auchentoshan, is one of the smoothest and delicate tasting single malt whiskies, with …

Morrison Bowmore picks up Distiller Of The Year title

Trade News

Glasgow-based Morrison Bowmore Distillers is celebrating after picking up the title of Distiller of the Year at the 2013 Icons of Whisky Awards Scotland at Edinburgh’s Prestonfield House Hotel earlier this month. Morrison Bowmore, who produce the Auchentoshan, Bowmore, Glen Garioch and McClelland’s single malts, was commended by the judges for transforming their business from one predicated on supplying bulk …

Scotland take on Japan at The Whisky Show

Events

Details in of another of the masterclasses at The Whisky Exchange’s London Whisky Show in October, with whisky writer Dave Broom taking patrons on an expedition from Scotland to Japan. Dave will be talking afficionados through the history of whisky distilling in Japan and how the malts produced there have evolved over the last 90 years to develop their own …

Morrison Bowmore adds to award winning year

Lowland, Trade News

Morrison Bowmore Distillers has added a further Gold medal to their extensive collection of awards for their whisky range this year. The Glasgow-based company is the producer of four major brands of Single Malt Scotch Whiskies – Auchentoshan, Bowmore, Glen Garioch and McClelland’s – and possesses over 200 years of whisky making experience combined. Their Auchentoshan Three Wood has collected …

Auchentoshan gets creative

Events, Speyside

Auchentoshan whisky have announced the line up of events for their Auchentoshan Presents… 2012. Over the last couple of years, Auchentoshan Presents… has brought the whisky together with great sounds from the likes of SBTRKT, Optimo and Jaques Renault (DFA) amongst others, and 2012 sees the series evolving and partnering up with contemporary experts in a variety of creative fields. …

Morrison Bowmore celebrates award-winning year

Trade News

Morrison Bowmore Distillers, the Scotch whisky arm of Japanese drinks company Suntory, are celebrating their success at a number of prestigious industry awards this year. The Glasgow-based company, which produces Auchentoshan, Bowmore, Glen Garioch and McClelland’s, picked up three titles at the World Whiskies Awards, one Gold and two Double Gold awards at the San Francisco World Spirits competition and …

Two for one on tickets for Manchester Whisky Fest! 2012

Events

The Whisky Lounge has released tickets for their Manchester Whisky Fest in September – and is offering two tickets for £40 to the first forty customers. The largest whisky festival in the north of England, the Manchester Whisky Fest takes place at The Palace Hotel on Oxford Street, where the guys from The Whisky Lounge will be taking over two …

Campari America takes on distribution for Morrison Bowmore’s McClelland’s brand

Trade News

Morrison Bowmore have announced that. Effective 1 Junee 2012, Campari America will take on the exclusive US import and distribution rights for their McClelland’s single malt whisky range. Campari America, formerly Skyy Spirits, already distributes Morrison Bowmore’s Bowmore, Auchentoshan and Glen Garioch malts in the USA. According to their press release, McClelland’s has grown to become the fifth best-selling malt …

Auchentoshan sales lead to 20 year high

Lowland, Trade News

Auchentoshan Distillery has seen production rise to 720,000 bottles a year on the back of growing overseas sales. The distillers told local paper The Clydebank Post that they were “ecstatic” with the figures, which represented a twenty-year high for the Morrison Bowmore facility. Distillery manager Alistair McDonald told the paper: “It’s an excellent time to be part of the industry …

Cameron House opens new whisky bar

Trade News

Luxury Hotel Cameron House, on the banks of Loch Lomond, is opening a new whisky bar to go with their luxury spa and golf course. The bar will carry more than 260 lines, including a special dram exclusively produced by Auchentoshan. In addition, the 5-star hotel has roped in whisky ambassador Johnny Macmillan to host weekly whisky tastings and tutorials, …