8 of the Best Travel Retail Whisky

Travelling soon and not sure which travel retail whiskies to buy? We’ve put together a collection of recent and not so new releases in the one place.

Here are 8 of the best travel retail whisky. Click on the individual links for a detailed review.

1. Bowmore Black Rock

Bowmore Black Rock

Bowmore Black Rock is a sherried no age statement expression, bottled at 40% ABV and available in 1 litre bottle. Read our review of Bowmore Black Rock.

2. Laphroaig QA Cask

Laphroaig QA Cask

QA stands for Quercus Alba or American oak and Laphroaig QA Cask is a softer style and an entry level travel retail expression. Read our review of Laphroaig QA Cask.

3. Ardmore Triple Wood

Ardmore Triple Wood

Ardmore Triple Wood is aged in American oak barrels, quarter casks and puncheons, bottled at 46% ABV and is non chill filtered. Read our review of Ardmore Triple Wood.

4. Laphroaig An Cuan Mor

Laphroaig An Cuan Mor

Laphroaig An Cuan Mor bridges the gap between Laphroaig PX and the Laphroaig QA. It comes in at 48% ABV and is aged in ex bourbon and European oak casks. Read our review of Laphroaig An Cuan Mor.

5. Auchentoshan Heartwood

Auchentoshan Heartwood

Auchentoshan Heartwood is rich in flavour and exhibits a delicious nuttiness with a long, oaky finish. Read our review of Auchentoshan Heartwood.

6. Jim Beam Kentucky Dram Whiskey

Jim Beam Kentucky Dram

Jim Beam Kentucky Dram Whiskey is not bourbon and it’s not Scotch but this hybrid is delicious. Read our review of Jim Beam Kentucky Dram Whiskey.

7. Laphroaig PX Cask

Laphroaig PX Cask

A Laphroaig that is triple matured and finished in Pedro Ximenez sherry casks. Read our review of Laphroaig PX Cask.

8. Talisker Dark Storm

Talisker Dark Storm

Talisker Dark Storm is the smokiest single malt produced by the isle of Skye distillery. Read our review of Talisker Dark Storm.

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Corinne Mossati

Corinne Mossati is the Founder/Editor of popular online magazine Gourmantic and Cocktails & Bars, a website dedicated to cocktail culture and the discerning drinker. She is named in Australian Bartender Magazine’s Top 100 Most Influential List, is a member of The Academy responsible for judging the World’s 50 Best Bars. She has also judged the inaugural Australasian Whisky Awards and various national cocktail competitions.

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