Monday, April 11, 2022


Whyte & Mackay, has announced the launch of a new Signature Series expression, from its Jura single malt Scotch whisky brand.

Jura 14 Year Old American Rye Cask (40% ABV) was initially matured In American white oak ex-Bourbon barrels, before being further matured in hand-selected American rye whisky casks.

Jura 14 Year Old American Rye Cask

This latest release which follows on from Jura’s Signature Series Rum Cask bottling in 2021, is said to deliver notes of citrus, vanilla, mango, fresh mint and crushed almonds on the nose. Followed by notes of toffee apple, pecan pie, cinnamon, honey, cacao and hazelnut on the palate.

Commenting on the launch, Gregg Glass, Whisky Maker & Blender at Whyte & Mackay, said: “The vibrancy of our 14 Year Old Rye Cask is matched only by the spirit of the community on the island. The close-knit group are the inspiration for us to produce whiskies which transport you to Jura with every sip. The rye casks add a warming complexity and depth of flavour to our signature fresh and vibrant Jura spirit, making it a perfect dram for every season.”

Jura 14 Year Old American Rye Cask, will start rolling out to specialist retailers later this month, for a RRP of £42.00.

Posted by Steve Rush