The Macallan launch Annie Leibovitz edition in New York

The luxury Bowery Hotel saw the US launch of The Macallan Masters of Photography: Annie Leibovitz Edition in the artist’s home city of New York. Leibovitz attended the launch along with Scottish actor Kevin McKidd, who stars in the pictures she took The Macallan Masters Of Photography campaign around the Big Apple. Guests were treated […]

McTear’s whisky auction this Wednesday

McTear’s auction house in Glasgow will be hosting their latest auction of rare & collectable whisky, wine & port this Wednesday (19 September), starting at 10.30am. Wednesday’s auction has listed 500 lots of rare, collectable and every day drinking malts, blends and wines, including a Laphroaig 30 Year Old from D. Johnson & Co. (estimated […]

Master of Malt launch single malt range

Online specialist Master of Malt has released a new range of single malt whiskies under their new ‘That Boutique-y Whisky Company’ label, with expressions from Ardbeg, Macallan, Caperdonich, and Port Ellen among their first releases. Each 50cl bottle comes with a “whimsical” label, reflecting Master of Malt’s idiosyncratic style, and has been hand-dipped with a […]

Loch Fyne discounts the last of the Macallan Tens

With The Macallan introducing its new range of no age statement (NAS) single malts later this year, Loch Fyne Whiskies are discounting the last of their old stock of the 10 year old expressions. The Macallan Gold is due to be available soon and will replace the Macallan 10 Year Old sherry matured malt in […]

Macallan celebrate their 100,000 fans

The Macallan have put together a little promo video to mark the achievement of gaining 100,000 fans on Facebook. The distillers shot the video on their Easter Elchies Estate in Speyside and it features Macallan staff thanking their fans for being “friends on Facebook”. The staff, including the distillery manager, tour guides and even “Wullie […]

New global marketing manager at Macallan

The Macallan single malt, which is distributed by Maxxium UK, has appointed Jaume Ferràs Santín as their new Global Marketing Manager. Ferràs Santín has over 16 years of experience in the spirits industry, most recently working for Bacardi Spain. Prior to this he worked with Edrington as a Brand Manager for The Famous Grouse, and […]

The Macallan celebrate 80 years with Sir Peter Blake

The Macallan single malt is helping Sir Peter Blake, the “godfather” of British Pop art, celebrate his 80th birthday today with the release of a unique, limited edition art piece, The Macallan and Sir Peter Blake celebrate eight decades. Sir Peter has worked alongside The Macallan in the past, having designed the label which adorned […]

Macallan brings Annie Leibovitz into Masters of Photography series

The Macallan has commissioned Annie Leibowitz, arguably the world’s most famous photographer, for its award-winning Masters of Photography series. The American photographer’s series of pictures features Scottish-born actor Kevin McKidd, of Gray’s Anatomy and Rome fame, as she tries to bring to life the essence of the brand through her photographer’s eye. Exclusive collaborations linking […]

Macallan seek to up production

There have been unconfirmed rumours that The Macallan is set to expand production again to try to meet global demand. The distillery opened a second facility in 2008 and now produces more than 9 million litres a year, reports thespiritsbusiness.com. An Edrington Group spokesperson told them: “The Macallan brand continues to experience success and subsequent […]

More than £124,000 of whisky sold at latest auction

The latest auction of rare and collectable whiskies at McTear’s in Glasgow saw more than £124,000 change hands. The Glasgow auction house hosted the sale on 2 May and among the lots on the day was a rare Christopher’s 25 year old Macallan, bottled for the 1977 Silver Jubilee, which sold for £3,600. The Scotsman.com […]

Single Malts Direct carrying Rarest Macallan

Now available from online retailer Single Malts Direct is the latest in Duncan Taylor’s Rarest range, The Rarest Macallan. A 42 year old single malt, distilled in 1969, the Rarest Macallan comes presented in a Scottish crystal decanter adorned with solid silver and presented in a handmade wooden display case, created from the cask in […]