Burns Night celebrates the life and works of Scotland’s national poet, Robert Burns. And to compliment any Burns Supper, a good old bottle of Scotch Whisky is required to toast with. We have listed our top pick of whiskies, and a wee Rabbie’s Rum, that will mark the occasion. “Freedom an’ whisky gang thegither”.
We put some questions to Rachel Barrie, Master Distiller at The GlenDronach Distillery, in an exclusive interview with TheWhiskyBarrel.com following the release of our two 1992 vintage single casks. We ask Rachel about seeing her name adorn The GlenDronach range. What these special single cask bottlings ‘say’ about the distillery. And what else whets Rachel’s whistle.
TheWhiskyBarrel.com release two exclusive single cask 1992 vintages from GlenDronach Distillery. Pedro Ximenez Puncheons #8314 and #8315. Single Cask GlenDronach scotch whisky only available at The Whisky Barrel.
Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible 2019 reveals his World Whisky of the Year. Has North America scored top again or can a scotch whisky reclaim the coveted top marks? All is now revealed….
A special single grain Scotch whisky from Strathclyde Distillery to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Glasgow Garden Festival. Exclusive to TheWhiskyBarrel.com
The full release of GlanAllachie Single Malt Scotch Whisky now available at TheWhiskyBarrel.com Billy Walker and his team bringing GlenAllachie Scotch to the world with a 10 year old Cask strength, 12 year old, 18 year old and 25 year old.
The Whisky Barrel attends the launch event for Daftmill Distillery’s very first scotch whisky – Daftmill 12 year old 2005 Inaugural Release. We are thrilled to see this local distillery place itself on the scotch whisky map and we were delighted to be part of this launch.
Part 2 of our feature blogs looking at Scotland’s independent whisky bottling companies (#IndyScotchWhisky). For Part 1.2 we look inside the brand new Aberargie Distillery. Morrison and MacKay’s steps toward their own single malt scotch whisky. Modern distilling with traditional and aged pedigree.
Part 1 of our feature blogs looking at Scotland’s independent whisky bottling companies. For Part 1.1 we take a closer look at our chums at Morrison & MacKay – the people behind the Carn Mor and Old Perth labels and part of the brand new distillery at their new site, Aberargie Distillery. #IndyScotchWhisky
Scotland’s Independent Scotch Whisky bottlers are the backbone of TheWhiskyBarrel.com. We work with a carefully selected number of independents who’s quality, variation and providence are unparalleled. Discover cask strength single casks whiskies that distilleries won’t bottle or rare oak types and wood finishes that change the familiar flavour profile altogether. In this series of blogs, we will look closer at some of the Indy Bottlers that make whisky so enjoyable. #IndyScotchWhisky