News Briefs for August 24, 2020August 24, 2020
•Maker’s Mark 2020 Limited Edition, Very Old Dalmore, and newcomers from Deanston, West Cork, and Amrut are among the offerings featured in Whisky Advocate’s latest weekly roundup. The magazine’s website has all the details.
•Donegal, Ireland’s Sliabh Liag Distillers has launched the Silkie line of Irish whiskies in the U.S. Through a partnership with Preiss Imports, the Legendary Silkie and the Legendary Dark Silkie are now available in 21 states across the U.S. The Legendary Silkie is a 46% abv blended whiskey made with double and triple distilled malt whiskies, grain whiskies, and a small amount of peated malt whiskey. The Dark Silkie is a made with a high proportion of peated malt whiskey matured in Sherry casks and is also bottled at 46% abv. The whiskies are now available for around $40 and $43, respectively.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.