TORONTO, Nov. 20, 2017 /CNW/ - This fall, Porter Airlines is bringing back Aberlour's award-winning Single Malt Scotch Whisky, serving on all domestic flights within Canada from November 15th to December 15th.
Launched earlier this year exclusively to Porter Airlines, in-flight teams will once again offer the 12-year-old spirit, steeped in the heart of the Scottish Highlands, during its complimentary food and beverage service.
Aberlour 12, crafted using a unique, age-old process that sees the single malt matured in two separate types of casks before marrying together when bottled, has won more than two dozen awards.
"Aberlour is a craft single malt scotch that champions discovering new experiences and knowledge," said Bryan Lin, Brand Manager, Imported Whiskies, at Corby Spirit and Wine. "We're excited to continue our partnership with Porter Airlines to reward curious, culture-seeking travelers as they journey to their next destination."
"We are pleased to re-introduce Aberlour Scotch Whisky as a short-term addition to our range of complimentary in-flight beverages," said Kevin Jackson, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of Porter Airlines. "This is just one of the ways we aim to surprise and delight our passengers, further enhancing their refined flying experience."
In addition to the in-flight service, Aberlour will be taking over the Mainland Terminal and Island Atrium at Billy Bishop Airport with digital displays, elevator wraps, and an on-site activation. Those who come across the sampling site will be able to enjoy a complimentary tasting of Aberlour 12 Years Old and Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey Redbreast 12 Years Old.
About Aberlour Single Malt Scotch
With expertise and tradition in double cask maturation, Aberlour Single Malt Scotch is one of the most consistently awarded single malt whiskies, with experts the world over recognizing the exceptional quality of its range. Launched in 1879 by James Fleming, the Aberlour Distillery is located in the heart of Speyside—Scotland's premier whisky-making region, renowned for producing whiskies of subtle depth and elegance. Aberlour whisky makers have over 120 years of combined experience in creating a rich and harmonious balance of flavours that has led to Aberlour becoming the leading brand in France and the sixth most popular malt whisky in the world today. Visit aberlour.com and follow @aberlour on Instagram to learn more.
About Corby Spirit and Wine
Corby Spirit and Wine Limited is a leading Canadian marketer and distributor of spirits and imported wines. Corby's portfolio of owned-brands includes some of the most renowned brands in Canada, including J.P. Wiser's®, Lot No. 40®, Pike Creek®, and Gooderham & Worts® Canadian whiskies as well as Lamb's® rum, Polar Ice® vodka, McGuinness® liqueurs, and the recently acquired Ungava® gin. Through its affiliation with Pernod Ricard S.A., a global leader in the spirits and wine industry, Corby also represents leading international brands such as ABSOLUT® vodka, Chivas Regal®, Aberlour® and The Glenlivet® Scotch whiskies, Jameson® Irish whiskey, Beefeater® gin, Malibu® rum, Kahlúa® liqueur, Mumm® champagne, and Jacob's Creek®, Stoneleigh®, Campo Viejo®, and Kenwood® wines. In 2017, Corby was named one of the 50 Best Workplaces in Canada by The Great Place to Work® Institute Canada for the sixth consecutive year, and was also listed among Greater Toronto's Top 100 Employers for the third time. Corby is a publicly traded company based in Toronto, Ontario, and listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the trading symbols CSW.A and CSW.B. For further information, please visit our website or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter (@CorbySW) and Instagram (@CorbySW).
SOURCE Corby Spirit and Wine Communications
For further information: Bryan Lin, Brand Manager, Imported Whiskies, Corby Spirit and Wine, Bryan.Lin@pernod-ricard.com, 416-479-2537