Bowmore Launches 52 Year Old Expression – One of the World’s Rarest Single Malts

Bowmore has announced the release of Bowmore 1965, the latest expression in the Vaults Series. Having matured for 52 years at Bowmore distillery the home of the world’s oldest scotch maturation warehouse, and benefitting from a careful aging process over the course of many decades, Bowmore 1965 is one of the rarest and most refined […]

Bunnahabhain unveils two new bottlings for Fèis Ìle 2018

Bunnahabhain Distillery will unveil two special edition Fèis Ìle 2018 single malt bottlings at the annual Islay Festival of Music and Malt from 25 May to 2 June 2018. The Moine Oloroso Finish bottled in 2007 and the 15 Year Old Spanish Oak Finish are two very different spirits even though they were both produced […]

Bunnahabhain releases its oldest ever single malt – the 46 Year Old, “Eich Bhana Lìr”

During the winter months, the distillery warehouses, situated close to the sea and looking over to the Paps of Jura, are often enveloped by the raging seas. Bunnahabhain 46 Year Old is named after the God Lìr, the powerful ruler of the sea in Gaelic mythology, who used his great white waves to wash ashore […]

Hunter Laing has unveiled ‘The Kinship’ – a range of six bottlings of exceptionally rare Islay whiskies

Hunter Laing has unveiled ‘The Kinship’, a range of six bottlings of exceptionally rare Islay whiskies, which will only be sold at their new shop on Islay during and after the Feis Ile whisky festival. The six single cask Islay whiskies in the Kinship collection have a combined age of 181 years and were hand-picked […]

Whisky fans head to Jura for Tastival 2017 – 1st June

Jura Single Malt Whisky announces the launch of its Tastival 2017 bottling, a unique Limited Edition single malt that marks the distillery’s annual island whisky festival, set to take place on 1 June 2017. Music, live entertainment and the opportunity chance to sample Jura’s range will be available in the Dramming Bar in the distillery’s […]

Kilchoman – Release 2007 Vintage

Islay’s independent farm distillery, Kilchoman, is to release the oldest whisky to date. Only 10,000 bottles of the limited edition 2007 Vintage will be made available worldwide and it is expected to sell quickly. Anthony Wills, managing director of Kilchoman, said: “This is an exciting development and sees us enter a long-awaited period in our […]

Green Welly Stop taking pre-orders on Port Ellen 30 Year Old

Whisky and outdoor gifts site, the Green Welly Stop, is taking pre-orders now on the last of the 30 Year Old Port Ellen from Ian Macleod Distillers. The final cask in the bottler’s warehouse, cask #1518, is being bottled round about now, with the store expecting to take delivery by the end of the month. […]

Islay malt predicted to sell for over £150K

All eyes in the whisky world will be on Edinburgh this Wednesday when the first bottles of the recently released Bowmore 1957 go up for sale at Bonhams. The 54-year-old Islay malt is the oldest ever bottled by the distillery, or any other on the famed whisky island and has a reserve price of £100,000. […]