Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible 2018 winners

16th October, 2017 by Michael J Ritchie

For whisky geeks the world over, the wait is over – a new World Whisky of the Year has been named by Jim Murray. Here are the other expressions that have secured top accolades in the Whisky Bible 2018.

Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible series is now in its 15th year

The Whisky Bible 2018 landed last week, revealing that an innovative four-grain Bourbon from the Buffalo Trace Distillery had claimed the top spot.

“Nothing could match the astonishing beauty of its surprisingly delicate weight and complexity combined,” Murray said of the champion dram. “It was though time stood still in the tasting room; I just knew…”

Now in its 15th year, Murray’s Whisky Bible is said to be the most comprehensive and thoroughly researched series of whisky tasting notes and scores. The 2018 edition contains tasting notes for more than 4,600 whiskies.

Click through to discover the top three World’s Best Whiskies of 2018, as well the the regional winners.

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