Òran Mór whisky awards
The 2016 Òran Mór Whisky Awards took place last month with Colin Ross of Ben Nevis receiving the accolade Lifetime Achievement of the Year. The People’s Choice Award went to Aberfeldy 16 Year Old, and in the Experts Blind Tasting it was Spey Tenné that picked up the award. Glen Scotia was revealed as the Best Newcomer, while the Best Overseas award was picked up by Blanton’s Single Barrel. This year’s Whisky Rep of the year went to Michael Allan of William Grant & Sons. More than 150 people attended the awards from across the trade, with a good time had by all.