singleton or singleton confused.

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pengwyn
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singleton or singleton confused.

Postby pengwyn » Mon Jan 09, 2012 4:43 am

I have a singleton of dufftown but the only singleton mentioned in my 2000 MJ whisky companion is the singleton thats also Auchroisk? are these different whiskys.

When I look at dufftown in their it says 1896 and the singleton has 1896 on it so is it because my book is out of date is this a dufftown whisky?

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Re: singleton or singleton confused.

Postby bredman » Mon Jan 09, 2012 11:30 am

They are different whiskies from different distilleries. "Singleton" is a moniker used by whisky giant Diageo for some of their distilleries produce marketed in different er... markets.

The Auchroisk is long discontinued but still available at elevated cost. The UK/Europe market Singleton is now the Dufftown. Iirc in the USA it is the Glendullan. In the Far East it's the Glen Ord, etc..


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