Indri Whisky has carved a place for itself as one of the best whiskies in not just India but the world.
In a momentous triumph for the Indian whisky industry, Indri Diwali Collector’s Edition 2023, crafted by Piccadilly Distilleries, has been crowned the world’s best single malt at the prestigious Whiskies of the World Awards. This exceptional feat marks a significant milestone, as the Indian single malt surpassed renowned international brands, including Scotch, Bourbon, Canadian, Australian, and British single malts, to claim the coveted ‘Double Gold Best In Show’ title.
Indri Diwali Collector’s Edition 2023, a creation of Piccadilly Agro Industries Ltd based in Haryana, India, is a testament to the exquisite craftsmanship and dedication of Indian distillers. This remarkable whisky is meticulously made with peated six-row barley, distilled in traditional copper pot stills uniquely crafted in India. The result is a rich and complex flavor profile that has captured the attention and admiration of connoisseurs worldwide.
Whiskies of the World Awards, one of the largest and most respected whisky tasting competitions globally, rigorously evaluates over 100 varieties of whiskies from different corners of the globe each year. The judging process involves blind tastings conducted over several rounds, with a panel comprising some of the industry’s most discerning experts. Following this meticulous evaluation, one outstanding whisky is crowned the best in its class. In the case of Indri Diwali Collector’s Edition 2023, its exceptional quality and unique character shone brightly, earning it the prestigious title of the world’s best single malt.
For whisky enthusiasts eager to experience the world’s best single malt, Indri is priced at 3150 in Goa, making it accessible to discerning consumers. This exceptional whisky can be savored at selected outlets across Goa, allowing enthusiasts to indulge in its unparalleled taste and aroma.
Exploring Indian Single Malts
While Indri stands as the pinnacle of Indian whisky craftsmanship, there are several other noteworthy Indian single malts worth exploring. Some renowned names in the Indian single malt whisky scene include Amrut Fusion, Paul John Mithuna, Rampur Double Cask Single Malt Whisky, Paul John Brilliance, Rampur Asava, and Kamet Single Malt. Each of these whiskies boasts its unique characteristics, reflecting the diverse and vibrant whisky culture in India.