Top 10 spirit launches in July 2016

29th July, 2016 by Nicola Carruthers

Last month featured plenty of gin and whisky launches, with rock band The Flaming Lips and Game of Thrones actor Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson hopping on the spirits bandwagon.

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This is our pick of the top spirits launches in July 2016

As we come into the final month of summer, SB looked back at some of the best spirit launches across the globe.

Highland Scotch distillery Tomatin released the first in its luxury Warehouse 6 Collection with a 44-year-old single cask expression described as offering aromas of “almond, plum, ginger cake and marzipan”.

Beam Suntory also unveiled Maker’s Mark Cask Strength in limited quantities. The higher abv expression will “intensify” the rich oak and caramel flavours Maker’s Mark is known for, offering aromas of smoky charcoal spice and vanilla before ending with a “longer, smoother finish”.

Looking at those which were made available on the market, as well as those which were unveiled to be released at a later date, this is our round up of the top 10 spirit launches in July 2016.

Click through the following pages to discover which brands made the cut.

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