Be one of the lucky few to get your hands on this exclusive Australian collector's Independant Bottling from Highwayman.
Former long-serving whisky ambassador for The Exchange, Dan Woolley, has just released his own single malt whisky independent bottling brand: Highwayman.
The brand will take “new make spirit that I’ve helped to make and source from all over Australia: NSW, Tasmania, SA,” he says. “Then using my knowledge that I’ve gained working in distilleries all over the world to age them in various casks in Byron Bay. We’re using port and sherry casks and French oak red wine barrels to double mature the whisky for a very rich and complex style.”
About Highwayman Batch #1
2 small Apera casks and 1 small Tawny cask are married together post-aging and given a second maturation in a French oak super heavy char ex dry red wine cask before being bottled at cask strength.
Each bottle is numbered and signed with handwritten details on the back label. Bottle necks are hand dipped in black wax and presented in a branded bottle bag.
Matured in Byron Bay
1 of only 80 bottles | 500ml | 55.5% alc.vol