The 2018 Buffalo Trace Antique Collection (BTAC) has been announced and will once again feature new releases of George T. Stagg, William Larue Weller, Thomas H. Handy, Eagle Rare 17 Year Old, and Sazerac 18 Year Old.
Diageo has revealed Cladach, the 10th and final bottling among their 2018 Special Releases. Gaelic for the word “shoreline”, Cladach is a Blended Malt Scotch Whisky comprised of single malts from six coastal distilleries.
BenRiach has reintroduced the once discontinued Sherry Wood 12 Year Old to their core range of single malt Scotch whiskies.
The GlenDronach distillery has released it’s first ever travel retail exclusive bottling, The GlenDronach Forgue, aged 10 years in a combination of Oloroso and Pedro Ximénez sherry casks.
Compass Box has released Flaming Heart Sixth Edition, which will again combine malt whisky aged in heavily toasted French oak barrels with heavily peated Islay malt.
Compass Box has announced The Story of The Spaniard, a new blended malt Scotch whisky with core components aged in Spanish wine casks.
After a three year hiatus, the GlenDronach distillery has relaunched The GlenDronach Revival 15 Year Old, available now exclusively at the distillery and rolling out globally in October.
BenRiach Distillery is marking its 120th anniversary with a distillery exclusive single cask release matured in a Marsala Hogshead for 20 years and bottled at cask strength.
Metallica has launched Blackened American Whiskey, a blend of straight American whiskies finished in black brandy casks and subjected to sonic-enhancement, created in partnership with Master Distiller Dave Pickerell.
Michter’s has announced the 2018 release of their US*1 Toasted Barrel Finish Bourbon, releasing this September in limited quantities.