"By introducing the world's first blended whisky
, The One, made from spirits from around the nations of Britain, together with the Lakes Gin and Vodka, we established demand for the Lakes Single Malt years before it becomes available."
A Loch Lomond Distillers spokesman said: "We can confirm there was an accidental leakage of around 60,000 litres of blended whisky
from a vat at our bottling plant at Glen Catrine in Ayrshire.
It was a bitter pill to swallow, but with a 50ml bottle of my very own, freshly blended whisky
in my bag and a newfound appreciation for the history, production and beauty of the 'water of life', I didn't dwell on it.
Among the supermarket winners were: Tesco - Tesco Finest French Grain Vodka (PS20), Tesco Finest 12YO Highland Single Malt Whisky (PS25); Morrisons - Morrisons 5YO Distillers Choice Blended Malt (PS15), Morrisons M label Scotch Blend Blended Whisky
(PS12), Morrisons Signature Albarino 2014 (PS6); Aldi - Clarke's Bourbon Whisky (PS11.49); Lidl - Rachmaninoff Vodka (varies); Waitrose - Waitrose Premium London Dry Gin (PS21), Waitrose 16 YO Single Malt Scotch Whisky Highland (PS32.50).
The result is the Johnnie Walker Black, the original blended whisky
, which uses that very recipe that John Walker created over 150 years ago.
Getting sloshed on blended whisky
is all very good, but you will need single malt and an understanding of three simple things to truly cherish your drink.
A decade ago, there were three primary choices on the drinks table: blended whisky
, Almaza beer, and red or white wine.
Questions 6-10 supplied by the Raven Inn, Llanarmon-yn-Ial 11 What does the age on a bottle of blended whisky
The OFT said there was "substantial competition" in the retail sector between Bell's whisky, a Diageo label, and Whyte & Mackay's ownlabel and branded blended whisky
. OFT chief economist Chris Walters said: "Our investigation considered a wide range of evidence and we concluded that the likely loss of competition could give rise to higher prices for retailers, and ultimately consumers."
The regulator noted that several whisky retailers had expressed concerns about potential price increases for bottled blended whisky
sold in the UK due to the USL transaction.
How can you have a 'triple malt', when, by definition, any Scotch with more than one single malt is a blended whisky
"Canadian blended whisky
is the most popular in Texas," says Robertson.
Edgardo Sol was a widemargin winner over fences at Aintree last week and a switch back to the smaller obstacles can yield yet more success in the Isle of Skye Blended Whisky
Scottish Champion Hurdle.
There are 36 entries for the Grade 2 Isle of Skye Blended Whisky
Scottish Champion Hurdle, with last year's runaway winner Overturn among them.
Last week, Paterson toured the region for Whyte & Mackay, owner of the prominent single malts Dalmore and Isle of Jura and Scotland's best-selling blended whisky
. The company is architecting a new product launch in the region, notably in Lebanon; and on Friday, Paterson stopped in Beirut, where he led a series of master classes at Sin al-Fil's Metropolitan Hotel.