On a recent foray into whisky cocktail land, WhiskyCritic was understandably flummoxed by the possibilities that existed for mixing whiskies with a wide spectrum of ingredients from ant droppings to essence of rutabaga. Faced with such a daunting task of selecting an appropriate whisky cocktail to review, WC decided to go with the old favorite […]
Glenfiddich has released a limited edition Baccarat decanter in its Cask Collection Series. The French luxury crystal decanter will hold Glenfiddich Cask Collection Finest Solera – a single malt Scotch whisky bottled at 48% alcohol content [96 proof]. Only 600 bottles of the first batch of Glenfiddich Cask Collection Finest Solera will be made available […]
Glenfiddich has teamed with the Somerset Cider Brandy company in a deal which will allow Glenfiddich to use Somerset’s barrels to mature their whisky over the course of the next year. Specifically, Somerset will supply 18 cider brandy barrels to Glenfiddich – enough to produce 1800 gallons of whisky [good for 18,000 bottles of whisky] […]
The good news is that Glenfiddich has released their Glenfiddich Residence Cask Vintage 1992 single malt Scotch whisky. The bad news is that there are only 200 bottles and you can only get them at the Singapore airport. Glenfiddich Residence Cask Vintage 1992 was bottled at 58.7% alcohol content [117.4 proof].
At the Lindsay Burns Auction in Perth, Scotland, yesterday, a batch of 14 bottles of Glenfiddich Special pure malt Scotch whiskey from 1955 was sold to a variety of collectors and connoisseurs for $25,365. The bottles had been discovered hidden away in the cellar of a nearby country house with some still wrapped in their […]
Glenfiddich will be introducing a version of its 1963 single malt whisky to the USA when it brings their limited edition Glenfiddich Original to the States next year. Glenfiddich Original is a single malt whisky made according to the original recipe created in 1963 at the distillery. 2000 cases of Glenfiddich Original will be available […]
After keeping their 26-Year-Old locked up, the time has finally come for Glenfiddich to free their single malt whisky and release it to the general public. The Glenfiddich 26-Year-Old has been matured strictly in American oak bourbon casks – the first such whisky from Glenfiddich to use bourbon casks through the entire maturation process. Glenfiddich […]
The single malt Scotch whisky which came to be known as Glenfiddich and has been the recipient of more awards than any other single malt Scotch whisky was first created by William Grant in a distillery built in the Glen of Fiddich [Scottish for Valley of the Deer] in 1887 and to commemorate the occasion, […]