Imperial has had something of a stop-start history. It was founded in the town of Carron in central Speyside in 1897 by Thomas Mackenzie, who also had a share in both Talisker and Dailuaine (Carron's other distillery). Imperial was initally built as a second distillery for Dailuaine, and the name 'Imperial' was to commemorate Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee, which occurred the same year.
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Imperial Blue Whisky
A perfect blend of Indian grain spirits and imported scotch malts, Imperial Blue is known for its exquisite smoothness, and it’s the leading whisky brand of Pernod Ricard India, as well as the largest Pernod Ricard brand by volume
Imperial 17 Year Scotch
Imperial is a Scotch whisky distilled from the finest malted barley and Scottish water. Renowned for its authentic, complex, yet smooth flavours, Imperial is Korea’s leading Scotch. A Part Des Anges Closed Distilleries bottling of single malt Scotch whisky from the Imperial Distillery, which was mothballed in 1998 and has yet to reopen its doors. This whisky was distilled in 1995 and matured for 17 years until 2012. Since its merging in 2004, Imperial has sold over 6 million cases. The brand holds strong appeal for the Korean market, where premium spirits are in particular demand. The range starts with a 12 year-old whisky and stretches all the way up to a 21 year-old blend. To protect its authenticity and intellectual property, the brand has developed a series of ground-breaking, innovative measures aimed at preventing counterfeit
Imperial Neon Scotch
Pernod Ricard has added Imperial Neon to its Imperial whisky range in Korea. The company described the whisky as "smooth". "It is infused with notes of apple, fresh pear, golden honey and hazelnut from the art of blending, presenting a smoother texture suited to Koreans’ tastes," the company said. Neon joins the existing range - IP12, 17, 19, Quantum and 21. The packaging features a metallic light blue label, reminiscent of a neon sign. Jean Manuel Spriet, CEO of Pernod Ricard Korea, said: “The new product will help consumers enjoy Scotch whisky in more comfortable and casual settings and its dynamic brand name and design will vitalize the market.” Imperial Neon does not feature an age statement.
Imperial 12 Year Scotch
Imperial is a Scotch whisky distilled from the finest malted barley and Scottish water. The elixir is renowned for its authentic, complex, yet smooth flavours
Imperial 15 Year Scotch
Distilled at the Imperial distillery in 1995, this was aged for 15 years in two hogsheads. Bottled in 2011, the whisky saw a release of its 737 bottles.
Imperial 19 Year Scotch
A Cask Strength Collection bottling of single malt Scotch whisky from the closed Imperial distillery (the site of which is now home to the Dalmunach distillery). This was drawn from three hogshead casks which were filled in September 1995 and cracked open in June 2015. 367 bottles were produced, presented at 51.5% ABV.
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Makers Mark 46 Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Maker’s Mark 46 is a Kentucky straight Bourbon with no-age-statement. This wheat bourbon is the brainchild of Bill Samuels Jr., son of Bill and Margie Samuels, the founders of Maker’s Mark. Released in 2010, The Maker’s Mark 46 was the first new recipe created at the distillery since production first began in 1953.Bill & Margie Samuels named the whisky ‘46’ since it was the file number of the French Oak staves that they used to ‘finish’ their Bourbon, drawing out the influence from the wood. Maker’s Mark are also one of the select few American whiskey brands that prefer to use ‘whisky’, dropping the ‘E’.
High Class Whisky
Using only the best quality rectified spirit, perfectly blended ageing and imported French Oak, High Class today has a well-deserved reputation for consistently good quality and taste, and is synonymous as Myanmar's best quality mass market whisky brand. A premium whisky produced from the unique blend of high quality malt and local finest grain, matured in casks I based on the special manufacturing process.
Black & Gold Rare Premium Whisky
This rare premium whisky is the culmination of centuries of experience in the distilling of fine & smooth whisky. It is made from selected grain & malts. The whisky is then matured in oak wooden barrels. The result is a very fine blend with extremely mellow and smooth characteristics.
Blenders Pride Whisky
Blenders Pride Whisky is one of the most famous whisky brands in India. For those who enjoy a drink at any moment of their life, Blenders Pride is the one that is on the top of the list. Today, it commands around 55% of the market in the premium whisky segment in India.
Arran Amarone Cask Finish Single Malt
The Arran Amarone is a single malt Scotch whisky distilled at the Arran distillery on the eponymous Isle of Arran. It is bottled at cask strength, and derives its name from the name of the distillery and the type of barrels used to finish the single malt. The Arran Distillery inventory consists a range of unique single malt Scotch whiskies finished in a variety of barrels such as Port, Sauterne, Marsala and more.
Glenfiddich 15yr Malt Scotch
A 15 year old matured in American bourbon, Portuguese sherry and virgin oak. The whisky was then married in a Solera vat. This is a great staple 15 year old from the Glenfiddich distillery.
Heaven Hill Bottled In Bond Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Heaven Hill’s Bottled-In-Bond straight Bourbon whiskey was first released in 1939. It has been distilled, matured and bottled according to the parameters set by the Bottled-In-Bond Act of 1897.
The Macallan 10yr Malt Scotch
The initial sniffs after the pour reveal supple, buttery, and piney aromas; more time allows a pleasant fruitiness to appear along with traces of vanilla and cedar. Palate entry is honey sweet and silky; by midpalate the backbone flavors are clearly the sweet grain andvanilla bean. Concludes warmly in the throat. An extremely pleasant malt. Best Buy.