Mackmyra Svensk Whisky Creates Sweden's First 20-Year-Old Single Malt
Mackmyra Svensk Whisky, Sweden's first whisky distillery, has created history by releasing its first 20-year-old single malt whisky. The whisky, called Mackmyra No 001, was aged for two decades in ex-bourbon casks 50 meters underground in the Bodås mine. It is a single cask whisky, meaning that it comes from only one cask. It was bottled at cask strength, 46.3% ABV.
The whisky has a complex and nuanced flavor profile, with notes of vanilla, chocolate, grapefruit, black pepper, and licorice. It has a medium-length finish with a lingering sweetness.
Mackmyra No 001 is a limited edition whisky, with only 238 bottles available. It will be released on Systembolaget's order range and selected export markets on September 20, 2023.
The release of Mackmyra No 001 is a significant milestone for the Swedish whisky industry. It is the first time that a Swedish whisky has been aged for 20 years, and it is a testament to the quality and craftsmanship of Mackmyra Svensk Whisky.
The launch of Mackmyra No 001 is also a sign of the growing popularity of Swedish whisky. In recent years, Swedish whisky has been gaining international recognition, and this release is sure to further boost its popularity.
If you are a fan of single malt whisky, then Mackmyra No 001 is a whisky that you should definitely try. It is a unique and special whisky that is sure to impress.
About Mackmyra Svensk Whisky
Mackmyra Svensk Whisky was founded in 1999 by a group of friends who wanted to create a Swedish whisky that was different from anything else on the market. The distillery is located in Gävle, Sweden, and it uses locally sourced ingredients to make its whiskies.
Mackmyra Svensk Whisky has won numerous awards for its whiskies, including the World Whisky Trophy for Best Single Malt Whisky in 2010. The distillery is also a pioneer in the use of sustainable practices in whisky production.
Mackmyra Svensk Whisky is a leading producer of single malt whisky in Sweden, and its whiskies are available in over 30 countries around the world. The release of Mackmyra No 001 is a significant milestone for the distillery, and it is sure to further boost the popularity of Swedish whisky.