Sam Heughan of Outlander fame is the latest to join the list of celebrities getting involved in the liquor business, as he has just launched The Sassenach Deluxe Blended Scotch whisky.

Sam has been promoting the product from Sassenach Spirits in the USA initially, as per the video below from The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.

In the process, Sam becomes the 54th celebrity to join Inside the Cask’s Celebrity Liquor Index below:

Celebrity Liquor Index

  1. 50 Cent – EFFEN Vodka
  2. AC/ DC – Thunderstruck Tequila
  3. Adam Levine & Sammy Hagar – Santo Mezquila
  4. Adam Woodyatt – Neat Gin
  5. Bethenny Frankel (The Real Housewives of New York) – Skinnygirl beverage brand
  6. Billy F. Gibbons (ZZ Top) – Pura Vida Tequila
  7. Blake Shelton – Smithworks Vodka
  8. Bob Dylan – Heaven’s Door Spirits
  9. Brett Ratner – The Hillhaven Lodge Whiskey
  10. Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad) – Dos Hombres Mezcal
  11. CeeLo Green — Ty Ku Sake
  12. Channing Tatum – Born and Bred Vodka
  13. Chaz Palminteri – BiVi Vodka
  14. Conor McGregor – Notorious Irish Whiskey
  15. Dan Aykroyd – Crystal Head Vodka
  16. Danny DeVito – Limoncello
  17. Darius Rucker – Backstage Southern Whiskey and Forbidden Bourbon
  18. Dennis Rodman – Bad Boy Vodka
  19. Drake – Virginia Black American Whiskey
  20. Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson – Teremana Tequila
  21. Florida Georgia Line – Old Camp Whiskey
  22. George Clooney – Casamigos Tequila
  23. George Strait – Código Tequila
  24. Graham Norton – Wines and Gin
  25. Hanson Brothers of “MMMBop” song fame – Mmmhops beer
  26. Iron Maiden – Trooper beer
  27. Jay Z – Armand de Brignac
  28. Justin Timberlake – Sauza 901 Tequila
  29. Kate Hudson – King St. Vodka
  30. Ludacris – Conjure Cognac
  31. Marilyn Manson – Absinthe Mansinthe
  32. Matthew Mcconaughey – Wild Turkey Longbranch Whiskey
  33. Metallica – Blackened Whiskey
  34. Michael Jordan, Jeanie Buss, Wes Edens, Emilia Fazzalari, and Wyc Grousbeck – Cincoro Tequila
  35. Miles Teller – The Finnish Long Drink
  36. Motörhead – Motörhead Whisky by Mackmyra
  37. Nick Jonas and John Varvatos – Villa One Tequila
  38. Pharrell and NIGO – Storm Cowboy Sake
  39. Pitbull and Fergie – Voli Light Vodkas
  40. Rita Ora – Próspero Tequila
  41. Robert de Niro – VDKA 6100
  42. Ryan Reynolds – Aviation Gin
  43. Ryan Seacrest – Casa Dragones Tequila
  44. Sam Heughan – The Sassenach Deluxe Blended Scotch whisky
  45. Sammy Hagar (Van Halen) – Sammy’s Beach Bar Rum
  46. Sean Combs – CÎROC Ultra-Premium Vodka
  47. Slipknot – No. 9 Whiskey
  48. Snoop Dogg – Cuca Fresca Cachaça
  49. Sprouse – All-Wise Meadery
  50. Steven Soderbergh – Singani 63
  51. The Scorpions – The Scorpions Whisky by Mackmyra
  52. Walton Goggins – Mulholland Distilling spirits
  53. Willie Nelson – Old Whiskey River Bourbon
  54. Wu-Tang Clan – Vodka and Liqueurs

Other newer additions include:

Motörhead – Motörhead Whisky by Swedish distillery Mackmyra

The Scorpions – The Scorpions Whisky by Swedish distillery Mackmyra

Iron Maiden – Trooper beer

For reference on previous Inside the Cask blog posts related to this topic:

  • hi , I think you have a few missing, 2 from the Mackmyra malt whisky brand where the massive heavy metal bands Motorhead and The Scorpions collaborated on their own bottlings…
    Also UK heavy metal legends Iron Maiden have their own beer called “Trooper” after one of by their famous songs..
    thanks for the blog and the list!

    • Thanks a lot for the feedback – the blog has now been updated with your suggested new entries

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