It’s that time again. The winners in the different categories have been announced. As every year completely independent and objective … . On March 22nd at the Whisky Magazine Awards dinner in London, the final results of the World Whiskies Awards 2018 were released. The night was spectacular. Held at the Waldorf Hilton Hotel, the global winners were announced throughout the evening …
Whiskey, like a beautiful woman, demands appreciation. First you gaze, then it's time to drink. "- says Haruki Murakami
There are shocking developments in the world every day, but the world of whiskey doesn’t seem like the industry where anything crazy happens. Occasionally, news like a cryptocurrency based on the booze might cause a blip on the radar, but otherwise, whiskey is a generally an industry as smooth as the drink itself.
This week, the winners of 2018 World Whiskies Awards and gents it looks like some shocking turn of events did indeed take place, according to Forbes. If you just want to see who won, skip to the bottom of this post or head over to our big list of winners that we have in stock. Otherwise, read on…
World’s Best Rye: 291 Colorado Rye Aspen Stave Finish
World’s Best Grain: Bain’s Cape Mountain Whisky
World’s Best Bourbon: 1792 Full Proof Kentucky Straight Bourbon
World’s Best Blended Malt: Taketsuru 17-Year-Old
World’s Best Blended Limited Release: Ichiro’s Malt & Grain Limited Edition
World’s Best Blended: Johnnie Walker Gold Reserve
World’s Best Single Cask Single Malt: Sullivan’s Cove American Oak Single Cask
World’s Best Single Malt: Hakushu 25-Year-Old
So, raise your whiskey glass (from whichever corner of the earth you are, really doesn’t matter) and salute this list of the winners in each category.
THE WORLD UNITES AT WHISKIES !