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A Jubilant July for The Macallan

There was much cause for celebration in the month of July. Independence Day on the 4th of July was the first of such causes and many drams of The Macallan were raised across the USA and further afield. July also marked the start of Polo Season, the pinnacle event of which was the Cartier International Polo day that drew in celebrities and rock stars alike. More recently, single malt aficionados worldwide raised a dram to National Scotch Day – a celebration with unknown origins, but worthy of a fine glass of scotch nonetheless.

Here at The Macallan, we also celebrated the arrival of our new Brand Ambassador – Mr Charlie Whitfield. Charlie will be representing us in North East USA, so keep an eye out for him at our events in that area! If you'd like to read about what his favourite dram is or how he got into The Macallan, read his interview here. You can also get in touch with him via his Twitter profile.

There was much cause for celebration as we announced the winner and runners up of our Masters of Photography competition, as selected by Albert Watson himself. Once again, we'd like to congratulate the winners on their excellent photographs and we hope that they enjoy their prizes. If you didn't win this year, do not despair. We are planning the next Masters of Photography as we write this blog and you will hear all about it later on this year.

Whatever it is that you're celebrating, if you're venturing out to a bar, you'll want to make sure that it's a great whisky bar. Luckily, we have this covered too. We teamed up with our friends at Whisky Magazine to uncover the Great Whisky Bars of the World 2011. We asked you all to tell us your favourite whisky bar and we had some great suggestions, both on the blog and on our Facebook page. Congratulations to all those that received a free copy of the guide and we hope that we've provided you all with some inspiration for your next whisky bar visit.

Finally, it's time to announce our advocate of the month for July. The accolade goes to the esteemed Mike Kurfis. Mike is a devotee of The Macallan and always has a bottle of the Fine Oak 12yo on hand. To celebrate both his birthday and National Scotch Day, he poured some wee drams of our Fine Oak 21yo. Mike will be receiving two branded tumblers as a gift, so that he can celebrate in true Macallan style next time!

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How would you drink #DoubleCask 12 Years Old?

16 Sep 16
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Notes of vanilla from American oak combined with rich fruit tones of European oak casks - welcome #DoubleCask 12 YO https://t.co/7lLfBGAJFm

14 Sep 16
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Why not try making the The Sherry Julep? Oloroso Sherry, maple & mint - a great mix to join #DoubleCask 12 Years Old https://t.co/RG7ueKlHQO

12 Sep 16
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Neat, over ice or mixed - The Macallan #DoubleCask 12 Years Old is one of our most versatile whiskies yet https://t.co/nJcmuoProE

09 Sep 16
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Clear some shelf space - The Macallan #DoubleCask 12 Years Old can now join Sherry Oak 12 YO and Fine Oak 12 YO https://t.co/wYw5otgtnt

07 Sep 16
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Matured in the perfect balance of sherry seasoned European and American oak casks, #DoubleCask 12 is coming soon https://t.co/2kp4JljqKh

06 Sep 16
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Introducing The Macallan #DoubleCask 12 Years Old. The perfect balance of European and American oak casks https://t.co/zJTr1litiw

05 Sep 16
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Heading back in time with some vintage Macallan for the weekend. Image from our own Master Distiller @nickJsavage https://t.co/mo1H3pRaxR

02 Sep 16
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Ok, let's play fantasy #WhiskyWednesday. This is your collection, you can pick just one, what's it going to be? https://t.co/gZsJt9ze4Z

31 Aug 16
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Monday #WhiskyEnvy arrives from @Dan_Pittet . Tag your posts of The Macallan #MyMacallan to feature https://t.co/qqaufPzSoV

29 Aug 16
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Quick #TwitterPoll. Since they launched last year, which of these have you tried?

27 Aug 16
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Friday night, why not mix up the #CrowdSourcedCocktail you created last month? https://t.co/vBURK8DVV4

26 Aug 16
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Has it really been a year since The Macallan Rare Cask Black launched? Good time for this @chidywayne repost https://t.co/0u8OiXPOBx

24 Aug 16
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Another new member of the #EasterElchies team. New General Manager, Jody Marshall, will show you a warm welcome https://t.co/n4vDIVcgcr

23 Aug 16
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Travelling via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol soon? The Macallan is Malt of the Month in duty free #AnyExcuse https://t.co/FNj2j12JpA

22 Aug 16
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Throwback to behind-the-scenes of Masters of Photography 5 with @mariotestino #WorldPhotoDay https://t.co/gvZDny9VNi

19 Aug 16
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Today we raise a glass to Willie Bremner our former ghillie, who sadly passed away this week https://t.co/f01qo0cmaf

19 Aug 16

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