Single Malt Whisky Reviews from Australia


A while back at a Starward master class at The Oak Barrel in Sydney hosted by David Vitale we were lucky enough to be given a sample of a new creation from the team. I was very impressed with the results. I am quite the Starward fan and was really happy to see them branching out into some single cask releases under the New World Projects label, especially something like this that is a bit out of the ordinary.


Eye: Amber hue

Nose: Dried mango, green papaya, a heap of ginger and fresh lemongrass.

Palate: Wow, ginger Starward on steroids, very light and delicate.

Finish: Flavours just linger and linger. Ginger and lemongrass mix with the gorgeous flavour profile of Starward whisky.


Distillery: New World Whisky Distillery
Age: NAS
Region: Victoria
Limited: 85 Bottles
ABV: 47.4%

Totally unique and absolutely fantastic whisky. Everyone who I have given a dram has loved it. The way the ginger and lemongrass complement the Starward profile is just amazing. It's just such a shame there was so little produced! To go with this whisky I couldn't think of anything more fitting than some old Pearl Jam. Enjoy.

Pearl Jam - Even Flow


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