Auchentoshan has picked up the Best in Class Trophy for Single Malt Scotch Whisky 15 years & under for its Three Wood expression at the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong IWSC Awards.
Auchentoshan Three Wood is a unique Single Malt Whisky that pioneered three cask maturation – first in ex Bourbon casks then Oloroso Sherry and finally Pedro Ximenez Sherry casks .
Kirsteen Beeston, Head of Brands Marketing, said ina press statment: “This competition is intent on recognizing the quality of products available within the Asian market and naturally we’re delighted Auchentoshan Three Wood has won this extremely prestigious award.
“This win demonstrates the perfect suitability of Auchentoshan’s expressions to the Asian palate. They are discerning customers and we are delighted the quality and provenance of our brand is finding a place in the hearts of the Asian consumers”.
According to the release, Auchentoshan is one of the fastest growing single malt brands in Asia Pacific, with 45% growth forecast in 2011.