Mt Uncle Distillery "Watkins Whiskey Co" Single Malt Whisky - Winner Best Single Malt 12 Years & Under @ World Whisky Awards 2020
"Far North Queensland is home to one of the world’s finest Whiskeys after Mt Uncle Distillery took out top honours for their single malt Watkins Whiskey in the ‘12 Years and Under’ category at the 2020 World Whiskies Awards in London over the weekend.
Seven years hard work has paid off for the far north distillery, based in Walkamin on the Atherton Tablelands, with the Watkins Whiskey Co. single malt now able to move forward for the prestigious title of World’s Best Whiskey.
“It’s pretty much the Olympic Games of the whiskey world,” distiller Mark Watkins said.
“Performing well here is epic for us, a great testament to the team and we’re stoked to put Walkamin on the map.”