Aldi’s Glen Marnoch Highland Single Malt Whisky (£17.49, 70cl) has been awarded a gold medal at the world-renowned International Spirits Challenge (ISC) for the second year running – and costs less than £20.
Traditionally matured in hand crafted white oak casks for a minimum of three years, the expertly distilled award winner beat brands costing up to 55% more, such as Peat Chimney Wemyss Malts which retails for £38.74ii.
The budget supermarket also scooped up not one but THREE silver medals for its Glen Marnoch Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky (£17.49, 70cl), Glen Marnoch 12 YO Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky (£21.99, 70cl) and Glen Marnoch Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky (£17.49, 70cl) – the same accolade awarded to The Glenturret Triple Wood Single Malt Whisky, which costs 65% more!iii
What’s more, the news lands just in time for World Whisky Day (20th May), meaning shoppers can stock up on top quality drams that won’t break the bank.
|Glen Marnoch Highland Single Malt Whisky £17.49, 70cl||Peat Chimney Wemyss Malts £38.74, 70cl|
|TOTAL SAVING: £21.25 (55%)|
This isn’t the first time Aldi’s whisky range has been given the nod of approval by experts – the supermarket’s quality offering was awarded a combined 11 medals at IWSC Spirits and ISC Whisky awards in 2022.
Julie Ashfield, Managing Director of Buying at Aldi UK, said: “It is fantastic to see four of our hero whiskies recognised by experts in the industry, with one landing a gold medal two years in a row.
“This competition has shown that we are making world-class whisky on par with premium bottles – for a fraction of the price.”
Aldi’s range of award-winning whiskies are available in Aldi stores nationwide and via Click&Collect now.
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