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Issue 118 Out Now

Whisky Magazine Issue 118

Best whiskies in the world.

 

Crown Royal

Crown Royal
Blended - Canada - 40.00%
8 Like Seagram's VO Gold, a delicate but wonderfully dextrous blend.

Crown Royal
Blended - Canada - 40.00%
7 A characterful and clean whisky, with a rich proportion of rye in the mashbill. Oak is well integrated. Would be pleasant with a pecan pie.

Crown Royal Extra Rare
Blended - Canada - 40.00%
7 I am puzzled, Crown Royal? Well I'd never have guessed.

Whisky Magazine - Editors Choice - Winner

Crown Royal Special Reserve
Blended - Canada - 40.00%
8 Much more character.

Crown Royal SR Special Reserve
Blended - Canada - 40.00%
7 A mild character, soft and pleasant but lacking nerve. Fine for a sweet tooth.

Crown Royal XR Extra Rare
Blended - Canada - 40.00%
7 That maple syrup taste works more like an additive than a natural aroma gained through maturation.

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Rediscovering America
Charles K. Cowdery looks at the changing state of play for the global drinks giant

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