Every July 27, National Scotch Day commemorate the iconic scotch whisky. Did you know? To be a scotch whisky, this classy and distinctive spirit must be produced in Scotland, fermented from malted barley, aged in oak barrels for at least 3 years and distilled to no more than 94.8% ABV.
To celebrate National Scotch Day, We've launched Auchentoshan exclusive gift set and some simple Auchentoshan cocktail recipes for you to enjoy at the comfort of your home.
Auchentoshan - Pronounced as "OCK-UN-TOSH-UN". Founded in 1823 on the outskirts of Glasgow, Auchentoshan is triple-distilled to the last drop, making it an exceptionally smooth, delicate tasting Single Malt Scotch Whisky. The smoothness in Auchentoshan's unique flavour means that it is easy-to-drink and perfect for mixing and sharing - exactly what it wants to encourage whisky drinkers, both novices and whisky aficinados, to do!
Auchentoshan is available in 12 Years, Three Wood, 18 Years and 21 Years. Different ways to enjoy Auchentoshan whisky; such as: Cocktail, Neat, On the rocks and lastly, Whisky and Water
Enjoy in Cocktail
MAKE YOUR OWN AUCHENTOSHAN GLASGOW SUNSHINE
30ml Auchentoshan 12 Years
30ml Orange Juice
20ml Sugar Syrup (Adjust as needed)
90ml London Essence Ginger Ale
1. Shake Auchentoshan, orange and sugar syrup
2. Pour cocktail into glass filled with ice
3. Top up with ginger ale
4. Garnish with orange slice
MAKE YOUR OWN AUCHENTOSHAN SLIGHTLY OLD FASHIONED
45ml Auchentoshan Three Wood
10ml Sugar Syrup
3 or 4 dashes of Angostura Bitters
1. Stir all ingredients over ice and strain into tumbler with ice.
2. Garnish with big orange zest.
Enjoy in Neat
Drinking whisky neat let you taste it at leisure and enjoying the aroma like a true connoisseur!
Enjoy on the Rocks
Enjoy in Whisky and Water
About Auchentoshan 18 Years Old
Triple distilled then matured over 18 Years for a refined whisky. The result: a refreshing Lowland Single Malt whisky with the added infusion of ripe citrus and green tea, the warmth of toasted almonds and the signature smooth, delicate auchentoshan taste.
|Color:||Deep golden summer barley|
|Nose:||Fresh tobacco leaf - then sweet with a hint of caramelised sugars, green tea & toasted almonds|
|Palate:||A floral freshness with sweet barley sugar at first - this gently ebbs to reveal a tangerine zestiness|
|Finish:||A long, lingering and well balanced dram that invigorates the mouth|
About Auchentoshan 21 Years Old
Triple distilled and aged perfectly for over 21 Years in American Bourbon and Spanish Sherry Casks. This creates a refined Lowland Single Malt whisky, ripe with gooseberries, sweet creamy vanilla, a hint of oak, warm honey and the signature smooth, delicate taste you would expect from Auchentoshan.
|Nose:||Ripe gooseberry notes together with sweet vanilla and oak, combines with a freshly cut barley flavour|
|Palate:||Light chocolate and soft green fruit, with a twist of old oak and honey|
|Finish:||A long and lasting finish, demonstrating real depth of character|
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