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From press reviews and exclusive private tastings to details of our newest releases, learn more about the people, places and remarkable partnerships that make House of Hazelwood all it is today.

February 2nd 2023

Rare Single Grain Whisky, Well-Aged and Beautifully Balanced: The Cask Trials

Matured for 53 years in a single sherry butt, The Cask Trials is a unique and uncompromisingly indulgent Single Grain Whisky that showcases the best of what grain whiskies can offer. A true one-of-a-kind.

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January 27th 2023

Luxury Speyside Whisky with a Little Scottish Sunshine

Our 39-year-old Malt Scotch Whisky, Sunshine on Speyside, is a testament to the magic that can occur between cask and spirit over time. A unique expression that combines characteristic Speyside Whisky flavours with tropical notes of exotic fruit.

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January 24th 2023

Burns Night Whisky: Handpicked Whisky Pairings

Browse our selection of handpicked recommendations and find the perfect Burns Night Whisky to accompany your supper.

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January 20th 2023

A History of Scotch Whisky: Distilled

A 500-year journey that has shaped Scottish history, the history of Scotch Whisky tells us a lot about its status today. Celebrate its success with our 46-year-old double matured blended Scotch, The Spirit of Scotland.

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January 18th 2023

A Trail of Smoke: A Luxury Whisky That Takes Us across the Islands of Scotland

Discover our 42-year-old Blended Malt Scotch, A Trail of Smoke - and join us on a journey across the islands of Scotland – uniting the individual characters of each to create a beautifully balanced, unified luxury whisky.

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January 13th 2023

Whisky Production and Beyond: The Great Allure of Whisky's Inherent Mystery

Often, knowing so little about a whisky is part of its charm. Guest blogger Kristiane Sherry explores why a whisky’s secrets add to its enchantment – and how not knowing every detail about whisky production deepens the fascination.

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January 12th 2023

Whisky and the Enchantment of Time - How Does Whisky Change over Time?

For all the facets of whisky making, chronology is perhaps the most profound. How does whisky change over time? Guest blogger Kristiane Sherry muses on the elasticity of time and how it shows up in Scotch.

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December 19th 2022

The Old Confectioner's: A Nostalgic Journey of Childlike Discovery

Learn about our 44-year-old Blended Malt Scotch Whisky, The Old Confectioner’s. A rare, luxury whisky that transports its drinker to the cherished sweetshops of the past.

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December 19th 2022

How to Taste Whisky Like an Expert

From its appearance to its finish, discover how to taste whisky like an expert in four easy steps.

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December 19th 2022

Everything You Need to Know About Blended Whisky

The first in our Behind the Barrel series, we look at the core elements that dictate the flavour and character of blended Scotch whisky – from the component spirits to the cask.

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December 19th 2022

The Lowlander: A Portrait of Lowland Distillation

An expression of the unique characteristics and delicate elegance of Lowland maturation and distillation, The Lowlander represents the best of what the region offers.

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December 19th 2022

House of Hazelwood: Luxury Whisky Gift Guide (Part 2)

Part Two of our Luxury Whisky Gift Guide. Treat those close to you with an extra-special Christmas gift, browse our range of handpicked recommendations featuring some of the finest rare and luxury whiskies for sale.

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December 10th 2022

The Eight Grain: Elegant Blended Grain Whisky

See what sets the Eight Grain apart in the world of rare and luxury aged grain whisky. From its unique provenance and rich history to its exquisite taste profile, find out all you need to know.

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December 7th 2022

House of Hazelwood: Luxury Whisky Gift Guide (Part 1)

Explore Part One of our Luxury Whisky Gift Guide and browse our range of handpicked recommendations. From rare releases to established favourites, festive shopping just got easier.

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November 23rd 2022

Ghost Distilleries: Lost but Far from Forgotten

The 20th century saw swathes of Scottish distilleries close due to difficulties in the industry. However, since then we have seen a revival of many - with spirits from bygone distilleries finally appearing back on the market. Discover more here.

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November 22nd 2022

Discovering The Next Chapter

The Next Chapter is a whisky reflecting those big moments in life - new beginnings, new careers, or even new places. This article delves deeper into this unique Scotch whisky to understand why it's such an exciting release from House of Hazelwood.

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November 15th 2022

Gifting Rare and Luxury Scotch Whisky – A Special Gift Rooted in History, Culture & Tradition

Finding the perfect whisky gift for a loved one can be tough, from rare aged Scotch to more exotic varieties, there is plenty to choose from. In this article, we look at the best way to choose a rare aged Scotch in time for Christmas.

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November 8th 2022

Collecting Rare and Luxury Whisky: Four Things to Consider When Curating a Scotch Collection

As whisky continues to grow in popularity across different geographies and cultures, there is increased uncertainty across the market regarding what is worthy of investment, where true value lies, and which whiskies will best age and appreciate.

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November 3rd 2022

The Gift of the Grain: The Rise of Single Grain Whisky

Single Malt vs Single Grain. What’s the difference? Which is best? Which should I buy? As buyers become increasingly informed, single grain whisky is growing in popularity. Here’s why…

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November 1st 2022

What makes something rare? And what does rarity make something?

Guest blogger Joel Harrison, award-winning whisky writer, pens his thoughts on what makes ‘A Singular Blend’ truly special.

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October 6th 2022

Introducing Our Autumn Release

4 minute read

Find out more about the House of Hazelwood Autumn release of rare, aged Scotch whiskies - Including A Signature Blend, which is perhaps one of the rarest and most prized Scotch whiskies made to date.

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September 9th 2022

The First Drop sells out within weeks of launch

3 minute read

We are pleased to announce that the first drops of whisky distilled at Girvan grain whisky distillery have sold in entirety to collectors and enthusiasts within weeks of launch.

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May 30th 2022

Launching a Legacy

Explore the ambition behind our Legacy Collection and learn more about the remarkable whiskies it contains.

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May 30th 2022

The Charles Gordon Collection

3 Minute Read

Learn more about Charles Gordon himself and the eponymous whiskies we release today.

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May 30th 2022

Girvan Grain Distillery

4 Minute Read

We look back to the founding vision behind the Girvan distillery and celebrate the remarkable whiskies it has played a role in creating.

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May 30th 2022

Sherry Cask Deep Dive

5 Minute Read

Explore more about the influence of ex-Sherry casks on maturing Scotch whiskies.

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April 21st 2022

New Outturn May 2022

4 Minute Read

We look forward to the upcoming May outturn of new House of Hazelwood bottlings and invite Keyholders to pre-order.

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