Tuesday, November 16, 2021


The Glasgow Distillery, has today announced the launch of three new limited-edition single malt Scotch whiskies.

The new Glasgow 1770 expressions, have been finished in three different cask types; Ruby Port, Tokaji (Hungarian dessert wine) and Sauternes.

Glasgow Distillery launches three new 1770 limited editions

Glasgow 1770 Ruby Port Finish (56.2% ABV) Limited to 467 bottles, is an unpeated single malt, which is said to deliver notes of strawberries and cream and pink peppercorns.

Glasgow 1770 Tokaji Cask Finish (53% ABV) Limited to 380 bottles, is a triple distilled single malt, which is said to deliver notes of toffee apples, poached pears and apricot preserve.

Glasgow 1770 Sauternes Cask Finish (53.7% ABV) Limited to 486 bottles, is a peated single malt, which is said to deliver notes of sweet and smoky BBQ sauce, toffee and salted caramel.

Each bottle comes with in-depth detail of the whisky within to showcase the true journey of the spirit from the malt variety used to the distillation style, original cask filling, type of finishing cask used and final bottling date.

Commenting on the launch, Liam Hughes, CEO and Co-Founder of The Glasgow Distillery, said: “Something that sets us apart from most other distilleries is that we make three very distinct styles of single malt whisky at The Glasgow Distillery. Unpeated, peated and triple distilled spirit is a key feature of our annual production calendar and is characterised within our Glasgow 1770 Signature Range."

He went onto say: “With these three limited edition releases, we’re showcasing the incredible flexibility and versatility of our single malt by combining the different spirit styles with a range of interesting casks that we have been experimenting with at the distillery over the past couple of years.”

These latest limited-edition Glasgow 1770 bottlings, will be available from November 18th, via the distillery website. RRP’s (tbc).

Posted by Steve Rush