World whisky month, become a master of Malt Whisky

Launch of The Malt whisky Trail at Craigellachie Bridge, Speyside.
Photo by Stewart Attwood

Whisky lovers across the world are invited to complete the world’s only Malt Whisky Trail in Speyside, visiting all nine key distillery and whisky industry locations.

This summer, visitors to The Trail are asked to share a picture of their visit to each one of our nine whisky industry locations for a chance to become the first person to be inducted as a Malt Whisky Trail Master. And win a luxury weekend break to Speyside for an exclusive Malt Whisky Trail Master’s tour.

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The Exceptional Twitter Tasting

The Exceptional

The Exceptional

The Exceptional, when you look up this word in the dictionary, you will find that this means, extremely good or impressive in a way that is unusual, but also more or greater than usual. And let’s not forget, unusual and not likely to happen or exist very often.

This ‘The Exceptional’ Tweet tasting was stunning. I was really looking forward to this night (October 5th at 7pm BST). This night we sampled the 1st edition of the blend, the 2nd edition of the Malt and the 3rd edition of the Grain. These 3 are all bottled in 2016 and created by Don Sutcliffe.

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Wemyss Malts launches limited edition Velvet Fig whisky

Wemyss Velvet Fig Detail 3- low resIndependent bottler Wemyss Malts is launching a luxurious new limited edition  to complement its award-winning blended malts range.

The new ‘Velvet Fig’ comprises specially selected single malts matured wholly in ex Oloroso sherry casks, evoking rich autumn and winter fruits and spices.

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