You can read about these past, and now rare, Balvenie single malts in our whisky archive.
Crafting our Range
THE BALVENIE is a range of single malts crafted by Malt Master David Stewart. Each expression is unique, but all are rich, luxuriously smooth and underpinned by a distinctive honeyed character. Understanding his craft like few others, David uses different cask types and ages of spirit, to develop exquisite, new interpretations of The Balvenie's classic character.
The Balvenie DCS Compendium
To pass on over 50 YEARS OF EXPERTISE and help us preserve The Balvenie’s unique character, MALT MASTER DAVID STEWART has created a truly unconventional handover: The D.C.S Compendium.
The Balvenie DoubleWood 17 Aged 17 Years
In creating this older sibling to the ever-popular 12-Year-Old DoubleWood, David combined 17 years of aging in American oak barrels with a shorter finish in sherry oak casks.
The Balvenie Peated Cask Aged 17 Years
In 2001, a heavily peated batch of barley was distilled at The Balvenie Distillery and was allowed to mature until The Balvenie Malt Master, David Stewart, decided it was time to rejuvenate the maturation process and so the whisky was transferred to newly prepared traditional casks,
The Balvenie Single Barrel 12 Aged 12 Years
Aged 12 years in a first fill Bourbon cask of a single distillation, this Single Barrel expression is characterized by sweetness and subtle vanilla oakiness.
The Balvenie Single Barrel 15 Aged 15 Years
The Balvenie 15 Year Old Single Barrel is matured exclusively in an Oloroso Sherry cask of a single distillation, which gives this unique whisky its decadently spicy flavor profile.
The Balvenie Single Barrel 25 Aged 25 Years
Representing the ultimate in craftsmanship, this exemplary whisky spent twenty-five years maturing in one traditional American Oak cask to achieve its signature flavor of gentle spices, vanilla oak and rich honey.
The Balvenie Thirty Aged 30 Years
The Balvenie Thirty is a rare and especially fine single malt for which David Stewart selects only exceptional casks that were laid down over thirty years ago,
The Balvenie Forty Aged 40 Years
To create Batch One of only 150 bottles of The Balvenie Forty, Malt Master David Stewart has skilfully married together small amounts of The Balvenie matured in 4 refill hogsheads and 3 sherry butts that have lain in our warehouses for at least forty years,
The Balvenie Fifty Cask 4567
The pinnacle of The Balvenie range, this extremely rare release is a testament to the mysteries of maturation and Malt Master David Stewart’s lifetime of dedication to his craft.