Great King Street takes Blended Whisky of the Year title

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Great King Street Artist's Blend

Great King Street Artist's Blend

Compass Box have announced that their Great King Street Artist’s Blend has picked up the title of ‘Blended Whisky of the Year’ from American drinks mag, Whisky Advocate.

According to the whisky maker, writer and judge Dominic Roskrow described the blend as: “an attempt by Compass Box to introduce blends to a new generation… perfectly placed to bring blends back into vogue.”

Compass Box describe the Great King Street (named after their Edinburgh address) as a combination of great ingredients, the highest quality oak casks and a natural, craft approach.

You can find out more, or buy a bottle, via

In other news, Compass Box have re-designed the labels and packaging for their Signature range, to highlight the individual character of each bottling. These are also available from

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