Tuesday, January 26, 2016


Edinburgh based boutique spirits company Wemyss Malts has announced the release of their first batch of Single Cask bottlings of 2016.

This years first batch of six casks, have been selected to showcase the best of Speyside, Islay and The Highlands and range  in age from 13 to 25 Years Old.

Wemyss Malts launch their first Single Cask bottlings of 2016

As per all Wemyss Maslts Single Cask releases, each bottling has been selected and named by the Wemyss tasting panel, under the watchful eye of industry aficionado Charlie Maclean.

The full cask list comprises of:

Sizzling Charcoal - 1997 Single Cask from Bunnahabhain
Coastal Confection - 1996 Single Cask from Bowmore
The Highland Mariner - 1997 Single Cask from Clynelish
Fallen Apples - 1989 Singe Cask from Glen Garioch
Barrista’s Dram - 2002 Single Cask from Craigellachie
Toasted Anise - 1996 Single Cask from Glenrothes

Commenting on the latest batch of releases, William Wemyss, Founder and Managing Director at Wemyss Malts, said: “In this most recent release we have selected some fantastic whiskies which exemplify the quality of the casks we source for our single cask bottlings. They offer a unique snapshot of Scotland's distilleries and I’m sure our customers will be delighted with the selection.”

The new batch of Wemyss Malts Single Casks, will be available in limited quantities from selected retailers in the UK, EU and key Asian markets from February, with RRP’s ranging from £55 to £110.

Posted by Steve Rush