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[27 Mar 2014 | No Comment | 563 views]
Whisky news Friday March 28th, 2014

A very busy week with new whisky releases. A brand new Ardbeg, 3 new and peated AnCnocs, J&B Urban honey drink and more
 
Ardbeg releases the ‘Auriverdes’ limited edition

Ardbeg – four-time winner of the World’s Best Scotch Whisky award – will launch its latest Limited Edition, Auriverdes, on Ardbeg Day; the distillery’s annual global celebration of all things Ardbeg.  The 2014 …

AnCnoc, Headline, Sherry, Tasting Notes »

[26 May 2013 | No Comment | 878 views]
anCnoc Peter Arkle  #3 “Bricks” Edition

If you read last week’s news you know pretty much all about this new expression released only recently by anCnoc. Besides the lovely Art work by Arkle, this whisky is also very tasty, having been matured in Spanish ex-sherry butts as well as American ex bourbon barrels. Like most anCnocs The whisky is bottled at 46% ABV, non chill-filtered and …

AnCnoc, Featured, News »

[20 May 2013 | One Comment | 847 views]
Global competition launched to celebrate the release of anCnoc Peter Arkle Limited Edition No.3 ‘Bricks’

Global competition launched to celebrate the release of anCnoc Peter Arkle Limited Edition No.3 ‘Bricks’ anCnoc Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky is announcing a new chapter in the collaboration between the whisky brand and a renowned Scottish illustrator based in New York – Peter Arkle.
The partnership was launched in April 2012 and involves a series of limited anCnoc expressions presented …

AnCnoc, Featured, Headline, Tasting Notes »

[19 Feb 2013 | No Comment | 1,103 views]
Tasting The new anCnoc 22 yo

anCnoc was hard at work in recent months with quite a few releases (the 35 year old, a few Peter Arkle even one for Duty free), and now this brand new 22 year old. So, what’s different in this one? anCnoc 22 Year Old was matured predominantly in American ex-bourbon casks but some Spanish casks seasoned for two years with …

AnCnoc, Featured, Headline, News »

[31 Jan 2013 | No Comment | 1,138 views]
New release : anCnoc 22 Year Old

Today anCnoc Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky is releasing an addition to its core range, anCnoc 22 Year Old. The new member of the anCnoc family follows the launch anCnoc 35 Year Old in 2012 and coincides with the award-winning anCnoc 16 Year Old being made available again in various markets around the world.
All anCnoc Single Malt is distilled using …

AnCnoc, Headline, Tasting Notes, Travel Retail »

[5 Dec 2012 | No Comment | 1,431 views]
anCnoc Peter Arkle Travel Retail Edition

This sample arrived very late (thank you Royal mail, and Israeli mail, you suck!) and too late for an online Facebook tasting session in which both this travel retail and the batch #2 of the ‘regular’ Arkle anCnoc (see my earlier notes here)  were to be tasted. As we say better later then never… This Travel Retail only version was …

AnCnoc, Headline, Highlands, Sherry, Tasting Notes »

[23 Oct 2012 | 2 Comments | 1,144 views]
Peter Arkle Ancnoc edition  No.2

Time flies, and it seems only yesterday we reviewed the first Arkle edition. Here’s a 2nd one. You get the deal, it’s another lovely sherry focused (50%) dram from the knock.
Limited Edition No. 2 is a classic expression of single malt whisky from
Knockdhu Distillery with a twist. The whisky was matured in Spanish oak ex-sherry butts
(50%) and American oak ex-bourbon …

AnCnoc, Featured, Headline, Tasting Event, Tasting Notes, Twitter »

[4 Jun 2012 | 2 Comments | 1,552 views]
The AnCnoc Peter Arkle Twitter tasting

Just not long ago I posted news about the release of this dram from AnCnoc (april) , and here we are tasting the latest release (if you do not count the 35 year old which was long due). I really wanted to taste this one, and as it was not sold anywhere near me (and RMW do not ship to …

AnCnoc, Featured, Headline, News »

[17 May 2012 | One Comment | 1,554 views]
Whisky news : AnCnoc 35 yo is released

The oldest ever expression of AnCnoc (distilled at the Knockdhu distillery) , has finally been  released. The bottling is a mix of Sherry and Bourbon casks, bottled at Cask Strength of 44.3%, unchill-filtered, not coloured, RRP in the UK is  £200. This one is already available for pre order from Royal Mile Whiskies.
Last year i was fortunate enough to have …

AnCnoc, Featured, Headline, Speyside, Tasting Notes »

[19 Mar 2012 | No Comment | 1,305 views]
Tasting the new AnCnoc 1998 vintage

A new year, and a new AnCnoc, good news, and always something worth waiting for. As in last year, AnCnoc are releasing a new vintage, limited as it is, a few more bottles have been released this year and will be heading to selected EU & world markets any day now. As we’re used with AnCnocs, this one is also …