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Glasgow 1770 Whisky Releases Premium Small Batch Sequence

The Glasgow Distillery has launched two restricted version expressions of its Glasgow 1770 Single Malt Whisky as a part of a brand new ‘Small Batch Sequence’.

The 2 new releases – an unpeated expression completed in tequila casks and a peated whisky completed in cognac casks – are the primary bottlings within the new assortment of single malts, which goals to showcase the distillery’s collaborative method to distilling and experimentation with a variety of casks.

The Tequila Cask End and Cognac Cask End have been co-created by the whisky crew at The Glasgow Distillery, in a challenge led by Co-Founder Mike Hayward.

Mike Hayward stated: “The Small Batch Sequence is a premium vary of whiskies we’re seeking to introduce to the worldwide market.

“It is going to be an ongoing collection of hand chosen batched releases of single malts which is able to give our clients perception into the cask trials we run on the distillery and into the nice whiskies we’re making an attempt daily.

“The Cognac Cask End and Tequila Cask End are just the start of what’s going to be an experimental vary that replicate our ethos of exploration and innovation.”

Priced at £59 GBP inc. VAT, the limited-edition bottles will likely be out there from the distillery web site and at a collection of specialist retailers for UK clients from Tuesday the twenty third of August. Each expressions will likely be out there in Germany, with the Cognac Cask End out there for whisky followers within the Netherlands and South Korea.

The Cognac Cask End encompasses the distillery’s signature peated type of malt whisky, stuffed in 2018 into virgin American oak casks earlier than a ending interval of over 12 months in premium French cognac casks. The mixture of two casks gave an outturn of 882 70cl bottles, bottled at 56% ABV and presents notes of smoky BBQ sauce, darkish fruits and earthy spice.

The Tequila Cask End is a single cask launch of the distillery’s unpeated single malt, stuffed in 2018 into a primary fill ex-bourbon cask earlier than a ending interval of over 12 months in an ex-tequila cask. The ensuing 295 70cl bottles are described as tasting of wealthy honey, recent apples, pears and tropical fruits and have been bottled at 55% ABV.

Recognized for its distinctive, industrial influenced bottle design, The Glasgow Distillery has chosen vibrant, brighter color methods for the restricted version releases – reflecting the distinctiveness of the flavour profiles inside.

Demonstrating the collaboration that lies on the coronary heart of The Glasgow Distillery’s craft and that has been influential within the creation of this new Small Batch Sequence, every bottle options the signature of the member of the whisky making crew that has led on every explicit challenge, showcasing The Glasgow Distillery’s non-traditional method to the ‘grasp blender’ position, as a substitute opting to collaborate on the whisky creation course of as a crew.

The brand new restricted editions observe on from the manufacturers resolution to maneuver its Signature Vary from 50cl bottles to 70cl, at no additional price for the buyer as Glasgow 1770 will increase its world presence.


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