Eiling Lim is Malaysia’s first independent bottler of whiskies, with a focus on choosing only the best of the best whiskies to bottle. Her oldest bottling to date is a 43-year-old from Ben Nevis distilled in 1970 and bottled in 2014.
To know Elijah Craig is to know the history of bourbon. Known as The Father of Bourbon, he pioneered the process of aging whiskey in charred oak barrels, and today, the premium American whiskies that bear his name are made with the same method he used over 200 years ago, and recognised as the highest standard in American whiskey.
Named after the founder of Kentucky’s first commercial distillery, Evan Williams is the second largest selling Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey in the US and the world, and made with a time-honoured recipe, distilled and then carefully aged for a smooth and rich taste.
The world’s best-selling single malt brand needs no introduction. From its signature pear notes of its 12 Year Old to the silky fruity flavours of the 18 Year Old, there is a Glenfiddich expression for every sort of whisky drinker.
Michter’s heritage harks back to America’s first whiskey company, making some of the finest single barrel and truly small batch whiskeys around, distilled to Master Distiller Pam Heilmann’s exacting specifications.
A blended malt whisky created with a mix of three different Speyside single malts, resulting in a whisky that is extremely drinkable on its own, but also incredibly versatile with mixers or in cocktails.
If you’re a fan of American whiskey, you won’t need to yell about this exceptional small batch rye whiskey, which is rich and full-bodied spirit that is full of spicy, chocolate and vanilla notes.
Produced by Heaven Hill, which also makes bourbons Evan Williams and Elijah Craig, Rittenhouse Rye Whiskey was named North American Whiskey of the Year at the 2006 San Francisco World Spirits Competition.
One of the world’s best independent bottlers of whisky, SMWS is a members-only whisky club founded in 1983, with 25,000 members in 20 countries all around the world. SMWS specialises in single cask whiskies, bottled at natural cask strength, un-chill-filtered, and with no added colouring. For more info or to sign up as a member, visit The SMWS Malaysia.
Priding itself on being the most hand-crafted of single malts Scotch whiskies, every expression of The Balvenie is meticulously crafted by Malt Master David C. Stewart to be unique, rich, drinkable, and full of flavour.