Monday, November 21, 2016


Ian Macleod Distillers, has today announced the launch of the second edition Batch Strength bottling form its Tamdhu, Speyside single malt whisky brand.

Tamdhu Batch Strength 002 (58.5% ABV) is a no statement sherry cask matured whisky, which has been bottled un-chillfiltered with no artificial colouring.
Tamdhu Batch Strength 002

This latest batch release from the multi-award winning distillery which sits on the banks of the Spey river, is said to deliver notes of golden syrup, brown bread, peanut butter, cinnamon, white pepper and cocktail cherries on the nose, followed by notes of sherry oak, berriesm, vanilla, cookie dough, gentle spice and fresh fruit on the palate.

Tamdhu Batch Strength 001, won a Double Gold Medal at the 2016 San Francisco World Spirits Competition and was also named Speyside Single Malt of the Year at the 22nd Annual Whisky Advocate Awards in December 2015.

Commenting on the launch, Iain Weir, Marketing Director for Ian Macleod Distillers, said: “Since its initial launch last year, our Batch Strength expression has been an extremely popular addition to the Tamdhu range, winning a number of high-profile industry awards. We are incredibly proud to now launch the second edition of our Batch Strength which continues to be the malt of choice for whisky connoisseurs. It is the closest you’ll get to sampling a dram of whisky straight from a Tamdhu cask!”

Tamdhu Batch Strength 002, will be available later this month from specialist retailers. RRP (tbc).

Posted by Steve Rush