Tag Archives: Swedish Whisky

Sweden’s Mackmyra Releases An Italian Wine-Finished Single Malt

Mackmyra’s latest seasonal release, Skördetid, is a malt whisky with a six months finish in Masi Costasera Amarone casks, which results in a whisky with sweet, vinous notes of grapes, raisins and a herbal spiciness. Skördetid, which is Swedish for “harvest time”, is the result of close collaboration between Mackmyra and the Italian wine producer Masi, and is available in ...

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Sweden’s Box Whisky To Expand

Box Whisky was launched for the first time with Systembolaget, the Swedish off-license system, in June 2014, and the limited edition sold out right away. Ever since retailers all over the world have shown interest in the company’s products. Demand has increased dramatically, especially following the launch of Dálvve – the first standard whisky – since the end of last ...

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Mackmyra 10 Year Old Swedish Whisky Review

Mackmyra 10 Year Old Single Malt

By Emma Briones Rating: B- For the first time, there is a major Swedish malt whisky with an age statement. Mackmyra just launched Mackmyra Ten Years, a Swedish 10-year old single malt whisky. Although Mackmyra, the best known whisky-makers in Sweden, did launch a limited release with an age statement some time ago, that was never available for general sale. ...

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Sweden’s Mackmyra Releases New Travel Retail Single Malt

Sweden’s first whisky distillery, Mackmyra, has launched Expedition, a limited edition Swedish single malt whisky produced exclusively for the travel retail market. Expedition was mostly matured in bourbon casks, with some contribution of whisky aged in Mackmyra’s signature Swedish oak casks as well. The latter have held Swedish cloudberry wine for some months, giving the whisky a uniquely double Swedish ...

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Sweden’s Mackmyra Launches 10 Year Old Single Malt

Mackmyra, the pioneering Swedish whisky distillery, has launched Ten Years, their first single malt bearing an age statement released for general sale. It will be available in Sweden and selected export markets. Ten Years has been matured in ex-bourbon casks as well as new American oak casks that held Oloroso sherry for some months. The whisky is created from the ...

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