- The Whiskymaker’s Editions Reflections is a single malt whisky, designed in collaboration by The Lakes Distillery and Simon Rogan.
- This new limited-edition whisky has been created to mark Simon Rogan’s twentieth anniversary as a chef/patron.
- It is a partnership between two fellow Lake District residents.
- The Whiskymaker’s Editions Reflections is launched on 23 September 2022.
In collaboration with Simon Rogan, proprietor of Lake District eating places together with three Michelin starred L’Enclume, Rogan & Co and Henrock, together with locations in London and Hong Kong, The Lakes Distillery has designed a limited-edition single malt whisky to have fun 20 years of the group’s previous accomplishments, current triumphs, and the countless potentialities that lie forward.
Reflecting an evolutionary journey from the opening of Simon’s first restaurant L’Enclume, to the creation of his Cartmel Valley farm ‘Our Farm’ a number of years later, to what’s now his eight-strong restaurant portfolio throughout two continents, The Whiskymaker’s Editions Reflections is a contemporary interpretation of a traditional, impressed by a second of contemplation amid the pure great thing about the Lake District.
Grounded by earthly connections, a way of place, and a need to develop a harmonious relationship between the whisky’s flavours and the sustainable ethos and expertise that retains Rogan on the pinnacle of contemporary British eating, Reflections is a restrained, elegant and lightweight whisky, but additionally extremely vibrant.
Suggestive of the autumnal Lake District in character, on tasting Reflections, spiced pumpkin and aromatic wooden spice evolve into apple compote, warming cinnamon, and a protracted, reflective end.
Launched on 23 September at 54% ABV, each bottle is non-chill filtered, pure in color, and accessible to get pleasure from in Simon Rogan’s eating places, at LakesDistillery.com, and as a part of November’s Dwelling by Simon Rogan menu.
On the launch of the whisky, Simon Rogan mentioned, “Working with The Lakes Distillery on this particular collaboration has been an absolute pleasure, particularly since now we have created one thing that celebrates our stunning house within the Lake District.
“Reflections is just not solely an embodiment of The Lakes but additionally a second of gratitude and reflection on what has been achieved over the previous 20 years alongside all the pieces that now we have to sit up for.”