Label 5 launches Bourbon Barrel – its first Single Grain Whisky – into UK market

Label 5 blended Scotch whisky introduces its first Single Grain whisky, Bourbon Barrel, to the UK market.

Distilled and matured at the brand’s grain distillery in Central Scotland and aged for over three years in first fill ex-Bourbon casks,.

Smooth and well-balanced, in keeping with Label 5’s house style, delicious flavours of vanilla and oak provide the backbone to Bourbon Barrel’s subtle fruity character.The whisky is delicious served on the rocks or as part of a cocktail, including the iconic Old Fashioned or a simple whisky and cola.

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Tasting notes
Colour: chestnut brown with glints of gold
Nose: vanilla, wood, subtle fruity notes
Taste: Smooth, vanilla, hints of oak
Finish: woody notes

Jamie Stewart, UK Commercial Director, LMB UK said: ‘The UK launch of our first single grain whisky is a really exciting time for Label 5 and showcases the expertise and craftmanship that goes into making our globally acclaimed blends. We are confident that Bourbon Barrel will be a welcome addition to our range and a firm favourite amongst UK whisky drinkers.’


Bottled in 70cl at 40% ABV, Label 5 Bourbon Barrel, retails at £20 and is available in 191 Asda stores nationwide




I am Emma and with my husband Mark write Foodie Explorers, which is a food and travel website.

I am a member of the Guild of Food Writers and British Guild of Travel Writers.

We have a wide range of judging experience covering products, hotels and have judged, for example, for Great Taste Awards and Scottish Baker of the Year.

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