Benriach Distillery to Release Quartet of 10, 12 Year Single Malt Whiskeys

Scotland’s Benriach Distillery announced the release of four new single malt whiskys to the U.S. market. The whiskys, two peated and two unpeated, are: The Original Ten, The Original Twelve, The Smoky Ten and The Smoky Twelve.  The Original Ten (43% ABV) is a blend … Continue readingBenriach Distillery to Release Quartet of 10, 12 Year Single Malt Whiskeys

Investment Group Buys 1,000 Barrels of Bourbon from Wilderness Trail Distillery

Wave Financial Group announced it has purchased 1,000 barrels of bourbon from Wilderness Trail Distillery in Danville, Ky. Wave announced it had launched a limited-capacity real asset whiskey fund in March. The whiskey will continue to age another five or six years before it is … Continue readingInvestment Group Buys 1,000 Barrels of Bourbon from Wilderness Trail Distillery

Nikka Releases Two Apple Brandy-Finished Whiskies

Japanese distillers Nikka announced it has released a pair of limited edition single malt whiskies finished in apple brandy barrels. The releases are Yoichi Single Malt Whisky Finished in Apple Brandy Barrels and Miyagikyo Single Malt Whisky Finished in Apple Brandy Barrels. Both are 40% … Continue readingNikka Releases Two Apple Brandy-Finished Whiskies

Huge Bourbon Fan/Rising Country Star Sykamore Tastes A Blind Flight and Picks Her Favorite

Fred did a virtual blind tasting with country singer Sykamore, whose latest album California King was released in April. Along the way, she and Fred talk songwriting, Sykamore sings a song and, of course, they sip some bourbon. By the time the tasting session is … Continue readingHuge Bourbon Fan/Rising Country Star Sykamore Tastes A Blind Flight and Picks Her Favorite