Press Release: New Whiskymaker Appointed At The Lakes Distillery

In a creative shake-up to its whisky-making team, The Lakes Distillery has appointed Sarah Burgess to be its new Whiskymaker. Sarah Burgess - The Lakes’ New Whiskymaker Former Lead Whiskymaker at The Macallan, Sarah’s time at Edrington focused on whisky range creation, innovation, and quality control for one of the world’s most revered single malts. … Continue reading Press Release: New Whiskymaker Appointed At The Lakes Distillery

Tasting Notes: The Lakes Distillery – Whiskymaker’s Editions: Reflections

The Lake District is the source of inspiration for many things. The rolling hills, lakes, and local produce all combine to make for a very British and classic getaway, and the protection of the land - due in part to Beatrix Potter’s involvement - has maintained that splendour for years. The Lakes Distillery have partnered … Continue reading Tasting Notes: The Lakes Distillery – Whiskymaker’s Editions: Reflections

Press Release: The Lakes – A Whisky Designed For The Curious…

Unlocking a new dimension with every sip, The Whiskymaker’s Editions Infinity is inspired by a never-ending fascination with the interconnectedness of fragrance and flavour. Designed for the curious whisky drinker, this single malt is described by its maker to “stimulate profound thought” and “offer a unique experience” as it delves deep into the notion that … Continue reading Press Release: The Lakes – A Whisky Designed For The Curious…

Press Release: The Lakes – A New Whisky Collaboration With Simon Rogan

In collaboration with Simon Rogan, owner of Lake District restaurants including three Michelin starred L’Enclume, Rogan & Co and Henrock, along with destinations in London and Hong Kong, The Lakes Distillery has designed a limited-edition single malt whisky to celebrate 20 years of the group’s past accomplishments, present triumphs, and the endless possibilities that lie … Continue reading Press Release: The Lakes – A New Whisky Collaboration With Simon Rogan

Press Release: The Lakes – Introducing The Whiskymaker’s Reserve No.5

On a journey to define their signature style, The Whiskymaker’s Reserve No.5 is the latest in what has become an internationally award-winning series of single malt whiskies made by The Lakes Distillery. The Whiskymaker’s Reserve No. 5 Matured in the finest, bespoke Oloroso, PX, and red wine casks, comprising Spanish and American oak, The Whiskymaker’s … Continue reading Press Release: The Lakes – Introducing The Whiskymaker’s Reserve No.5

Tasting Notes: The Lakes Distillery – Whiskymaker’s Editions: Bal Masque

For many, 2021 evolved from a year of stagnation and staying at home to adjusting to life with Covid. For The Lakes however, 2021 evolved into the year of output and experimentation. Back in 2020, the distillery started a new offshoot limited edition series called the Whiskymaker's Editions via their Colheita release (see press release … Continue reading Tasting Notes: The Lakes Distillery – Whiskymaker’s Editions: Bal Masque