With the success of Edition 1 of the 'Distillery', it was ready to bottle the next cask for the independent bottling range. This was a special cask selection, as this cask was distilled on the same date of the birth of one of our director's daughters. This is a very complex and flavoursome whisky.
It is no surprise that Craig from Craft Works Distillery has been working hard to prepare his new releases. The new ones first hit the street on 18 Apr 20 and were the: Capertee - Release 2; Tokay Okay; and The Grumpy Old Man on a Hill.
A person we have become close with is Ash Parmar. He is across the Tasman in New Zealand, but you could not meet a more passionate and dedicated man when it comes to Whisky. He has just written his first book 'My Whisky Journey 2019 .'
By the end of March 2020, Nikka will be discontinuing Taketsuru 17, 21 & 25 Yrs; and including their NAS version 'Pure Malt.'
Brough track by popular demand, the 'Scotch Rumble' focused on some great Scotches and fighting them off against each other. With them dancing around the ring and some education, it took a few hours to see a victor emerge. This bout occurred at Soul Trap Bar (Sydney, Australia) on 11 May 19.