[dropcap size=small]F[/dropcap]requent travellers can now enjoy boutique whiskies at luxury travel retailer DFS’ second Wines and Spirits Duplex store in Changi Airport before jetting off – the Terminal 2 outlet’s Whisky House offers complimentary tastings of over 100 whiskies from around the world, as well as seven individual boutiques on the second level, featuring brands such as The Glenlivert, Remy Martin and The Dalmore.
In addition, from now till Sep 10, the launch is celebrated by a Whisky Festival, where three cocktails made from Scotch (Johnnie Walker), US (Maker’s Mark) and Japanese (The Chita) whiskies will be available daily at the Whisky House concept in the Duplex store and The Long Bar by Raffles in Terminal 3. On weekends, whisky brands will bring in brand ambassadors for guest appearances and hold special masterclasses and food pairings. A different label will be featured each week – examples include scotch whiskies The Macallan and Glenfiddich and the Japanese Beam Suntory.
PHOTOS: The new store interior, branded boutiques and Whisky Festival happenings.
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For those partial to wines, the Duplex store also features the Wine Reserve, which includes over 350 wines from the world’s top wineries. For more information, visit www.dfs.com/en/airport-singapore/our-stores/events-and-promotions.