Monday, November 07, 2022


The Elgin based independent bottler Murray McDavid, has today announced the launch of a new collection of affordable whiskies to showcase different wood finishes.

The first batch of bottles in their new Cask Craft series, is comprised of six single malt Scotch whiskies, which have been finished in Sherry, Port, Bourbon, Madeira and Marsala casks. All have been bottled at 44.5% ABV.

The Murray McDavid Cask Craft Series

The Murray McDavid Cask Craft series is said to give whisky lovers an easy and accessible guide to the Art of Maturation. Having carefully selected spirit from six different distilleries, the Murray McDavid Whisky Creations Team have enriched the flavour of these single malts by choosing the perfect cask finishes.

Commenting on the launch, Dean Jode, Murray McDavid’s Head of Whisky Creations, said: “We are delighted to release our Cask Craft collection. With such a kaleidoscope of approachable flavours, this wonderful range makes it easy for consumers to understand the influence that different wood finishes have on Scotch whisky. This collection, which showcases the Art of Maturation, is designed for those new to whisky and the seasoned connoisseur.”

Released in small batches of 12,000 bottles, the first batch of bottlings from the Murray McDavid Cask Craft series, will be available later this month from specialist retailers, for a RRP of £34 per bottle.

Posted by Steve Rush