For the fourth year running, Super Liquor are super proud to have been the principal sponsor of the New Zealand Whisk(e)y awards!
Over three days, 13 Judges sniffed, tasted, and swished their way through 180 different whiskies and the results are in! We are delighted to introduce you to the 2021 best in class drams.
2021 Category winners
New Zealand Whisky - Thomson Whisky Manuka Smoke Single Malt
International Whisky World (Canada/Japan/Australian) - Suntory Chita Whisky
International Whisky USA - Maker’s Mark 46
International Whiskey Ireland - Teeling Blackpitts Peated
Scotland Origin Non Aged Blended - Johnnie Walker Double Black
Scotland Origin Blended Whisky 12YO and Over - Chivas Regal Extra 13YO Sherry Cask
Scotland Origin Peated - GlenDronach Peated
Scotland Origin Single Malt No Age Statement - The Glenlivet Founder's Reserve
Scotland Origin Single Malt Under 12YO - Ledaig 10 YO Isle of Mull Single Malt
Scotland Origin Single Malt 12-16 YO - The Dalmore 15YO
Scotland Origin Single Malt 17-20 YO - Jura 18YO
Scotland Origin Single Malt 21YO and Over - The GlenDronach 21YO Parliament
Best in show - The Glendronach 21YO Parliament
The coveted spot! Competition was fierce and our judges were spoilt for choice. However, The best in show winner went to the GlenDronach 21 year old. Named for the Parliament of rooks that live in the trees near the distillery. A tasty combination of sherry matured whisky perfect for sherry-heads.