Philippines’ first The Dalmore store opens at Uptown Bonifacio
February 23, 2017
MANILA, Philippines – The Dalmore, the world’s definitive luxury single malt whisky, launches its first-ever flagship store in the Philippines at Uptown Bonifacio in Taguig City. The flagship will be the country’s first world-class luxury whisky destination, housing some of the finest collections of rare and exclusive single-malt whiskies of The Dalmore.
The Dalmore is known around the world as a producer of “liquid gold” because of its rooted culture in creating exceptional single-malt scotch whiskies from Scotland since 1839.
Some exclusive releases being featured of The Dalmore collection at the flagship is the Constellation Collection, which is touted as the “most expensive single malt whisky collection in the Philippines” valued at P18 million. The rare single cask 21-bottle set is an assemblage of natural cask strength whiskies, ranging from the venerable 1964 to 1992, to showcase the different spectrum of the various cask finishes.
Other rare single malt whiskies available at the flagship are The Dalmore Legacy, Vintage 2000, Vintage 1997, 20 Year Old, 21 Year Old, 30 Year Old, 35 Year Old, 50 Year Old and Quintessence. In addition to The Dalmore’s principal collection are 12 Year Old, 15 Year Old, 18 Year Old, 25 Year Old, Cigar Malt Reserve and King Alexander III.
For a few whisky lovers who purchase at least a bottle of The Dalmore20 Year Old, 84 vaults are available for reservation in The Dalmore Keeper’s Den. This is a private lounge where VIPs can deposit their bottle and enjoy a dram in the den upon reservation. Key holders, or keepers of the den as they are called, are entitled to benefits such as complimentary use of the private den, whisky tastings with Adam Knox, the resident whisky expert of Asia for The Dalmore, and invitations to exclusive bottle releases.
The Dalmore Distillery has been producing exceptional single malt whiskies and houses some of Scotland’s most precious and rare whisky stocks. Each bottle of The Dalmore has been meticulously looked after by master distiller, Richard Paterson. With 50 years in the industry, Paterson’s expertise and intimate knowledge of rare and exclusive casks allow him to create the category of super luxury single malt whisky, a category he has been redefining with The Dalmore ever since.
“We have an excellent assemblage of rare and exclusive single malt whisky that can only be found here at The Dalmore flagship. Filipinos will have the privilege to understand the journey of the brand through various character of the spirit. This will surely refine your taste and surpassed your expectations in single malt whisky,” says Knox.
The Dalmore flagship is truly a remarkable destination that will bring out the passion of Filipino whisky drinkers to raise their glasses while savoring the best whisky in the world.
The flagship is located in Uptown Parade, beside The Palace, in Uptown Bonifacio, Taguig City.
Source: Philippine Star