News Briefs for December 12, 2022December 12, 2022
•Orphan Barrel Whisky Co., part of the Diageo portfolio, is releasing the third and final installment in its Muckety-Muck series: Muckety-Muck 26 Year Old Single Grain Scotch Whisky. Sourced from the ghost distillery Port Dundas in Glasgow, which closed in 2010 after 200 years of operation, the 26 Year Old is a blend that pays homage to the previous two Muckety-Muck releases. The limited-edition bottling is at 46% abv and is available in limited quantities at select spirits retailers nationwide for a suggested $300 a 750-ml.
•Kirby, Wyoming-based Wyoming Whiskey is marking a decade of business with the release of its 10 Year Anniversary Edition Straight Bourbon Whiskey. It’s a rye Bourbon made from 20 casks filled in November and December 2011, making it the most-aged product to be released by the distillery. It features a mashbill of 68% corn, 20% rye, and 12% malted barley, aged 10.5 years and bottled at 51.7% abv. It will be available in-store in select U.S. markets including California, Colorado, Georgia, Maine, New York, and Wyoming.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.