New: Talisker Elements 27 Years / Benriach travel retail / Jameson Crested

Talisker Elements 27 Year Old

Talisker Elements 27 Year Old

Talisker announces the release of Talisker Elements 27 Year Old, a new triple matured cask strength bottle. First it stayed in refill casks, then a second maturation in heavily-charred casks and a final marrying period in old European oak puncheons.

You can only get this Talisker whisky at the distillery, for £ 495. Just 2000 bottles are available at a strength of 58% ABV.



Benriach Quarter Cask / Triple Distilled

Benriach Quarter cask / Triple distilled

Benriach revised its travel retail line-up and presents two pairs of new whiskies. The first pair is matured in small quarter casks, the other celebrates the distillery’s tradition of producing one batch of triple distilled whisky each year.

  • Benriach Quarter Cask (46%, £ 36)
  • Benriach Smoky Quarter Cask (46%, £ 36)
  • Benriach Triple Distilled 10 Year Old (43%, £ 40)
  • Benriach Triple Distilled 22 Year Old (46.8%, £ 129)

This 22 Year Old is Benriach’s oldest triple distilled expression so far. Consequently I think the price is quite fair.



Jameson Crested X Eight Degrees Brewing

Jameson Crested X Eight Degrees Brewing

Jameson is taking its long-standing collaboration with Eight Degrees Brewing further. They created a third edition in the Jameson Crested series.

Jameson Crested finished in Barleywine Irish Oak Barrels is a limited edition, rested for twelve weeks in these beer casks. First the beer matured in Jameson barrels for their Original Gravity series. Then these casks were re-used to create a beer-infused whiskey. This expression comes at a strength of 48% ABV with around 10.000 bottles at € 50.



Glenlivet Distillery Exclusives

The Glenlivet Distillery Reserve Collection

Speyside distillery The Glenlivet adds three new distillery exclusives to the Distillery Reserve Collection. You can buy them at the visitor centre but also from the website. Mind that all are 50 cl bottles.

  • The Glenlivet Distillery Reserve Collection 10 Years, first-fill sherry cask, 59.1% ABV, £ 70
  • The Glenlivet Distillery Reserve Collection 14 Years, first-fill sherry cask, 61.9% ABV, £ 90
  • The Glenlivet Distillery Reserve Collection 22 Years, first-fill American oak cask, 52.1% ABV, £ 175

All three are ready for pre-order from the Glenlivet website. As they are partnering with Mail Marketing, shipping is available to most European countries.



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