Starward Malt Whisky Wine Cask Edition 700ml

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WHAT IS IT?

 A malt whisky produced in Victoria using 100% malted Australian barley and matured solely in Australian red wine barrels. The finished product has a rich amber colour but no additives or colourings are used. This whisky gives off aromas of raisins, bananas and a touch of balsamic leading to clove, toffee and nougat. On the palate, you'll get red berries and hints of cinnamon with a long, dry and wine tannic finish. 

Alcoholic strength - 41% ABV

WHO'S BEHIND IT?

David Vitale founded New World Whisky Distillery almost by chance. After eight years developing his e-learning business in Melbourne, David headed to Tasmania with the original idea of creating an organic brewery. But a chance meeting at a micro-distillery captured David’s imagination for whisky. This shortly led to a handshake agreement to return to Melbourne and start a new distillery with some local investors. That was 2004. As with most early stage start-ups, it has been a white-knuckle experience, but through determination and a certain amount of luck, New World Whisky Distillery released in 2013 its first product: Starward. Since then, the distillery has evolved into one of Australia’s leading producers of premium whisky, and prides itself on challenging conventional perceptions of what whisky can be. 

HOW TO DRINK IT - SOME SERVING SUGGESTIONS

Try this in a Reverse Rob Roy cocktail:

  • Stir 30ml of dry vermouth, 30ml of sweet vermouth and 30ml of Starward Whisky Wine Cask edition and a few dashes of bitters over ice
  • Strain into a chilled glass
  • Garnish with maraschino cherry 

 

WHERE DO YOU SHIP TO?

We currently deliver within Australia only. If however, you wish to purchase a gift for someone living in Australia, please feel free to do so. All you have to do is nominate their delivery address in the checkout stages but please make sure you enter your billing address as being your overseas address to which your card is registered to. We suggest you include a note with the order to let us know it is a gift otherwise there may be a delay in the processing of your order whilst we verify your details for fraud purposes. 

HOW LONG WILL MY DELIVERY TAKE TO ARRIVE?

Orders are normally despatched within 48 hours of cleared payment being made.

Current estimates for standard delivery times are as follows:

NSW - Between 3-5 working days

ACT/QLD/VIC - Between 3-7 working days 

SA/WA/TAS - Between 5-10 working days 

NT - Between 7-14 working days 

The likelihood is that your order will arrive sooner than the above estimates however, this can vary from location to location and time of the year. There may also be certain periods around special occasions such as Christmas, Valentines Day, Mother's Day, Father's Day etc where you may experience some delays in your orders being received due to the volumes of parcels that are being processed and delivered by our shipping partners. If you need your order to arrive by a specific time or urgently (including same day for Sydney metro), please contact us before you place your order so we can work with you to accommodate any requests.

WHO DO YOU SHIP WITH?

We currently use the services of Fastway, Couriers Please and Australia Post. Depending on your delivery location, we will ascertain which of the delivery providers are best placed to ship your order in a timely and cost efficient way.

WHEN ARE DELIVERIES MADE? WHAT IF I'M NOT HOME?

All deliveries are made during business hours on the weekdays. We therefore ask that you nominate an address at which someone over 18 is available to sign for the parcel. We are unable to deliver to PO Boxes or Parcel Lockers at this time. If a parcel has to be re-delivered or delivered to a different address, you will be fully responsible for any re-delivery charges that may be levied by the delivery provider.

 CAN I RETURN OR CANCEL AN ORDER?

You can cancel an order if it hasn't been despatched. Please contact us straightaway if that is the case. We do not offer returns unless the wrong item has been shipped to you or it is delivered damaged. Please ensure you take photos of your parcel upon delivery to forward to us so that we can process any refund or send out a replacement item appropriately.