Product Description. Aldi was named winner of the Supermarket of the Year and Own Brand Supermarket of the Year at the 2020 Icons of Whisky Scotland Awards. you enjoy having a bottle of whisky that you can drink whenever you like. Despite this secrecy however, the Glen Marnoch range has met with incredible success and while the value of spirits ‘awards’ is a matter open for debate, it is still fairly impressive that Aldi continuously pick up gongs for what is essentially, low-budget whisky. The whiskey is currently only available in Aldi stores throughout NSW, however, Aldi’s Highland Earl 8 Year Old Scotch Whiskey, which retails at just $34 and came in at second place, in available Australia-wide. January 22, 2019 Richard Hammond Reply. r/whiskey: Hi and welcome to r/whiskey! Advertisement. Indeed, in 2017 alone they won a total of 77 awards for their spirits. Price: £ 24.99. Ob der ALDI Whisky für ebenfalls 6,99 € an den Queen Margot anknüpfen kann? It's certainly not a great whiskey, but the review makes it sound rubbish it is certainly not. We review of Aldi's Highland Black 8 year old whisky, see what we thought of "the world's best whisky". Are you sure you want to delete this comment? Source: Bottle share from a friend. Been looking for positive reviews. Glen Marnoch – This is Aldi’s Islay Single Malt available for £17.99 July 2016. Begin typing your search above and press return to search. Aldi Profile . The Highland Black blend and the Glen Marnoch Islay from Aldi bagged gold medals at the 2018 Scotch Whisky Masters ... 2020 Hyundai Tucson Review. Discount supermarket Aldi has been named as having some of the best whiskies in the world – with some of its best earning the same accolades as others more than … Independent Premium Comments can be posted by members of our membership scheme, Independent Premium. Having enjoyed the Glen Marnoch Highland Single.. We’re heading down the Aldi Clubhouse for their exclusive single grain whisky. Want to bookmark your favourite articles and stories to read or reference later? The most insightful comments on all subjects will be published daily in dedicated articles. I read an article written by one of the judges that vote for the spirits competitions that the Aldi whisky won, he explained that it won a gold medal along with other whiskies only at a certain price. Aldi's Glen Marnoch Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky costs just £17.49 (Aldi) You might also like: There’s no such distillery as Glen Marnoch on Islay of course, this is just a name that Aldi use for some of their whisky … The only other gold awarded in the Speyside category was the Tomatin 14-year-old Port Wood Finish, which costs £53. SHOPPERS looking to get the most booze for their bucks should head to Aldi, Lidl and Asda. It allows our most engaged readers to debate the big issues, share their own experiences, discuss real-world solutions, and more. Please be respectful when making a comment and adhere to our Community Guidelines. Produced by West Cork Distillers, triple distilled and matured in Bourbon Casks, Ardfallen Irish Whiskey is exclusive to Aldi. The Aldi Highland Black 8 Year Old Scotch Whisky was one of three gold medallists in the category of blends aged up to 12 years, alongside Scots Gold 12 Year Old and Chivas Regal 12 Year Old. Priced at £20.99 (70cl; 40% ABV) the Aldi Glen Marnoch 12 Year Old represents excellent value for money, and beat off a host of more expensive Scotch Single Malts to top its category in the prestigious awards.. This straight Kentucky Bourbon can be found gracing budget supermarket Aldi's alcohol shelves. The headlines, oh the headlines: “ ALDI OWN-LABEL WHISKIES NAMED BEST IN WORLD ” (the capitals alone are enough to make a reasonable man wince), and “ Aldi’s $17 Whisky Was Just Named the Best in the World “… These statements, while … Are you sure you want to mark this comment as inappropriate? Old Horseshoe Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, Aldi’s Solo Clubhouse Single Grain Scotch Whisky, Aldi Irish Reserve Single Malt 26 Years Old, Aldi Glen Marnoch Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky, Glen Marnoch Highland Single Malt Rum Cask Finish. Start your Independent Premium subscription today. You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. Aldi uses cookies to ensure you have the best possible shopping experience. Our journalists will try to respond by joining the threads when they can to create a true meeting of independent Premium. Whisky, gin, vodka and more. Aldi Ireland is set to add to its rota of award winning spirits, with the launch of Ardfallen Irish Whiskey €18.99/70cl on sale today in Aldi stores nationwide. The Speyside has great character associated with Bourbon casks. January 23, 2019 Jack Reply. A little sweet but it’s a very good sipper all the same. Fortune reports that in addition to the gold medal swiped by Highland Black in the 12-year category, the Glen Marnoch Islay Single Malt was awarded a gold of its own, “earning the only medal in its category.” We take a look at the latest release from European supermarket chain, Aldi, in their Glen Marnoch series – a rather good age statement of 29 years, for not much money at all. Want an ad-free experience?Subscribe to Independent Premium. Aldi £12.99 whisky wins top medal at drink awards. It was markedly smoky, but much softer than the medicinal peated “heavies”. At a very low price of £12.49 this is easy on most pockets. Glen Marnoch - Aldi (yes, Aldi! 2020 Kia Forte Review. Discount chain Aldi has won a gold medal for its own-brand whisky at the International Spirits Challenge, beating drinks worth six times the price We review the Bourbon and Sherry Cask Finish Editions. In particular, supermarket ‘own brand’ whisky has been receiving a lot of media attention and indeed a lot of praise over the last few years, with Aldi and Lidl seemingly leading the charge. German supermarket chain, Aldi, has a reliable range of whiskies that fall under their Glen Marnoch label. You wait ages for a review of an Aldi whisky, and then two come along at once.