English Whisky Co. Chapter 17 (bottled 2017) small batch (70cl, 46%)
A small-batch whisky from the St George distillery. Batch 01/2017
Chapter 17 of The English Whisky Co.'s expressions puts an interesting production technique front and center - triple distillation. Usually preformed by Irish and Lowland Scotch distilleries, the English Whisky Co. have given it a go with their own English single malt whisky. this bottling also features the new bottle shape and label design to match their Original and Smokey expressions.
Established in 2006, St George’s in Norfolk was the in England to produce single malt whisky. With Iain Henderson, formerly of Laphroaig and Edradour in charge, the distillery produced both peated and non-peated single malts, marketing both under the English Whisky Co, brand. Its first release in 2009 was the first legal English whisky in over a century. The brand was relaunched in 2016, and is now known simply as The English.