Malt

Vanishing Spirit

Glenmorangie’s latest limited-edition whisky began to disappear even before its release. In 1994, Bill Lumsden, the director of distilling, whisky creation, and whisky stocks for Glenmorangie, experimented with further aging already-matured single malts in barrels other than traditional bourbon and sherry casks. The enhanced, complex whiskies that his endeavors have since yielded place this Highland […]

Goods & Services June 2014: Single-Malt Sleuth

As anyone who loves single-malt whisky knows, even the most readily available drams—such as Macallan 18 Year Old and Lagavulin 16 Year Old—have seen dramatic increases in prices. The phenomenon is even more pronounced among the rarefied out-of-production classics, such as the 1964 Black Bowmore, a whisky that was first released at 27 years old […]