The perfect ingesting significant other for any whiskey lover-generous, a professional, and prepared to head anywhere-Great Whiskeys covers each whiskey kind, from unmarried malt, mixed, and grain, to bourbon, rye, and extra. protecting 22 international locations of background and cutting edge manufacturers, lovers and converts alike won't discover a extra finished, available, and travel-friendly source.
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Greenore unmarried grain whiskey is doubledistilled, then matured in bourbon casks for a minimum of 8 years. GREENORE unmarried GRAIN 8-YEAR-OLD ▶ unmarried GRAIN forty% ABV this can be a winner: a crackle of linseed at the nostril and a peppery chew of ﬁrm cereal. No telltale “grain burn” on the finish, yet quite a worldly sprinkle of top of the range grated chocolate. GREENORE unmarried GRAIN 15-YEAR-OLD unmarried GRAIN forty three% ABV It’s much more difﬁcult to identify that it is a grain whiskey after 15 years in oak. With stated linseed notes and a minty coolness, there’s a virtually pot nonetheless caliber to this elegant whiskey. 169 nice G GRÜNER HUND Germany WHISKEYS Fleischmann, Bamberger Strasse 2, 91330 Eggolsheim-Neuses www. ﬂeischmann-whiskey. de nice G The Fleischmann brandy distillery used to be based in 1980 at the premises of the unique relations company—a grocery and tobacco store. In 1996, after approximately 14 years of experimentation with whiskey-distilling, the corporate introduced their ﬁrst whiskey expression. There at the moment are seven unmarried cask malt whiskeys to be had —Blaue Maus, Spinnaker, Krottentaler, Schwarzer Pirat, Grüner Hund, Austrasier, and previous Fahr—all bottled at forty% ABV. ◀ GRÜNER HUND unmarried MALT fifty one% ABV Roasted almonds and cocoa at the nostril. darkish chocolate, chiles, and gingerbread at the tongue, with a dry and medium-long ﬁnish. one hundred seventy GUILLON France GUILLON NO. 1 ▶ unmarried MALT forty six% ABV hugely fragrant, fruity, and stylish, because of the weird ﬁnish in sweet-wine casks. 171 G nice The Guillon Distillery is found within the Champagne area of France, and used to be purpose-built in 1997 to provide whiskey. It began distilling in 1999, distinguishing itself by way of various ex-wine casks for maturation. For the ﬁrst maturation interval, ex-Burgundy casks are used. After that, the whiskey is ﬁnished for 6 months in casks that used to include candy wines like Banyuls, Loupiac, and Sauternes. Guillon bottles a top rate mixture at forty% ABV. some of the unmarried malts are bottled at forty two, forty three, and forty six% ABV. WHISKEYS Hameau de Vertuelle, 51150 Louvois, Champagne www. whiskey-guillon. com HAIG Scotland WHISKEYS proprietor: Diageo nice H the celebrated identify of Haig can hint its whisky-making pedigree again to the seventeenth century, whilst distilling begun at the relatives farm. the corporate built vast pursuits in grain whisky distilling and was once an early pioneer of mixing. via 1919, besides the fact that, it was once absorbed into the DCL, the place it endured to be a robust strength. The company’s Dimple model (known as Pinch within the US, see p106) was once a hugely profitable deluxe expression, and Haig was the bestselling whisky within the united kingdom. yet its glory days are a long way at the back of it: this day, less than the keep watch over of Diageo, it's discovered usually in Greece and the Canary Islands. ◀ HAIG mix forty% ABV a few sweetness at the nostril, with faint smoky notes. gentle and mild, with tender wooden notes and a few spice at the ﬁnish, the place a touch of smoke returns. 172 HANCOCK’S RESERVE united states WHISKEYS Buffalo hint Distillery, 1001 Wilkinson side road, Frankfort, Kentucky www.