Punctual every spring, here is the first look at Diageo’s 2022 Special Releases, always eagerly awaited by whisky enthusiasts.
Seven cask strength bottles, with the labels echoing those of the 2021 Legends Untold series, with confirmations, returns and novelties. For now, only what is on the label is known.
Finished in ex-Jamaican Pot Still Rum, bottled at 58%ABV.
Virgin casks and “smokiest reserves”, bottled at 57.3%ABV.
New entry of the series and only single grain of the buncg, unspecified refill casks, bottled at 56.2%ABV.
Finished in ex-sherry and amontillado seasoned casks, bottled at 57.1%ABV.
Missing since 2015, finished in ex-Sherry Oloroso and PX, bottled at 58.5%ABV.
Ex-Bourbon “lightly peated” casks, bottled at 55-1%ABV.
The Singleton of Glen Ord 15yo
Finished in ex-wine casks, bottled at 54%ABV.