Adelphi 'The Brisbane' 5 years old Batch 1 57.5%
Region: Fusion Whisky
The fourth release from Adelphi's famous Fusion whisky series hits close to home with The Brisbane, melding the whiskies of Scotland and Australia to create a unique whisky expression, named after Scottish born Thomas Makdougall Brisbane. Known widely for his contribution to astronomy, Aboriginal rights and a free press for Australia, he served ...
Adelphi 'The E & K' Fusion Whisky 57.8%
Adelphi's E&K is the spiritual successor to their previous Scottish-Indian fusion whisky, The Kincardine. Produced from a marraige of two famed single malts from Scotland, Ardmore and Glenrothes, and 2 casks from the Amrut distillery in Bangalore, India. The nose is immediately Amrut influenced, with tropical fruits (pineapple, mango, papaya...
Adelphi 'The Winter Queen' 7 Years Old Batch 1 52.7%
Region: Fusion Whisky
The Winter Queen is Adelphi's latest release from their Fusion whisky series, created to honor Elizabeth Stuart, a Scottish princess who during the 1600's spent the majority of her life in The Hague in the Netherlands. Combining the single malt whiskies of the famous Zuidam distillery in the Netherlands along with Longmorn and Glenrothes in Scot...
Adelphi's Private Stock Blend 40%
Adelphi's Private stock is a blend of whiskies selected by one of Scotland's most famed independent bottlers. This is a smooth dram with plenty of honeyed sweetness from Spey and Highland malts, a touch of sea-side maritime notes from a coastal distillery and a gentle peat-fire smokyness in the background. A very traditional and old-fashioned fl...
Ardmore 'Adelphi' 1996 / 21 years old 61%
Distilled in 1996 at the Ardmore distillery in Aberdeenshire, this single cask bottling comes from the famed independent bottlers, Adelphi. Drawn and bottled from a refill Hogshead cask, the character of Ardmore's peat-smoked barley comes through immediately - faintly herbal (parsley, fresh hay) and a thread of charred, ashy wood and a mineralic...
Aultmore 'Adelphi' 1992 / 25 years old #3239 51.6%
Distilled in 1992 and matured for 25 years, this new release was selected by Adelphi from a single from the Aultmore distillery in Speyside. Maturing in first-fill bourbon cask, this whisky has developed a distinctly floral style - notes of fabric conditioner, shampoo and pot pourri, joined by nougat and toffee with almond oil. Smooth and rounde...
Bowmore 'Adelphi' 1994 / 23 year old #555 54%
Selected from a single refill sherry butt that was filled in 1994, this new release comes from the famous cask bottlings made by Adelphi. Rich and deep in colour and with very good beading (a visibly oily texture to the whisky in the glass or when shaking the bottle), this is a classic sherried style of Bowmore. The aroma is maritime with wood s...
Bowmore 'Adelphi' 1989 / 27 years old #7838 52%
One of the oldest single cask releases from the Bowmore distillery in recent years, this 27 year old selection comes from one of the world's most acclaimed independent bottlers, Adelphi. Distilled in 1989 and filled into an American oak ex-bourbon Hogshead, this is an example of the incredibly tropical and fragrant spirit produced at Bowmore. Al...
Bowmore 'Adelphi' 1997 / 19 years old 57.2%
Selected from an ex-sherry butt, this new Bowmore bottled by Adelphi is a quintessential example of the oldest distillery on Islay. The flavour is a rich medley of jammy notes, old fashioned suet pudding and Snickers chocolate bars. The medicinal character of the distillery comes through with lint bandages, oily tar and antiseptic cream, threade...
Bunnahabhain 'Adelphi' 2005 / 12 years old 59.8%
Drawn from a single refill Spanish oak sherry hogshead cask, this new bottling from Adelphi was selected from the Bunnahabhain distillery. A classic Bunnahabhain in style, with dry, maritime scents joining malted, fruity flavours of sultana loaf, tablet and vanilla fudge, all building to a salty, dried seaweed flavour on the finish. In Adelphi's...
Burnside 'Adelphi' 1999 / 18 years old 59.1%
Burnside is the name given to a particular whisky made in a process refered to as 'teaspooning' two of Scotland's most famous distilleries together - a single cask that has had a small amount of its sister distillery added to it to prevent their single malt being sold by the cask under their name. Adelphi's tasting notes speak of a very classic ...
Caol Ila 'Adelphi' 2003 / 14 years old #301267 58.9%
Drawn from a single cask of Caol Ila that was laid down in 2003, this new bottling comes from one of Scotland's most respected independent bottlers, Adelphi. Bottled from a refill bourbon hogshead, this is a beautiful example of a spirit-forward expression from the distillery - carbolic soap and sea-side aroma leads the nose, joined by iodine an...
Glen Grant 'Adelphi' 1988 / 29 year old #9165 56.3%
Drawn from a first fill PX Sherry Butt, this 29 year old from Glen Grant distillery in Speyside is a rich and refined dram. The nose takes a bit of time to open up but as it does aromas of soft leather and cigarette ash develop and with a faint vegetal note (jerusalem artichoke). The texture is oily, sweet and sherried with cherry liqueur chocol...
Glen Grant 'Adelphi' 1988 / 29 years old #9174 52.2%
Distilled in 1988 and bottled after 29 years of maturation, this Glen Grant was filled from a refill ex-Sherry Butt producing only 465 bottles at natural cask strength. The aroma starts with milk chocolate and raisins, with a strong note of hazelnuts. The palate is rich and classically fruity for Glen Grant, with baked red apples dusted with cin...
Glenborrodale 'Adelphi' 7 years old Batch 4 46%
Adelphi's ever popular Glenborrodale blended malt is considerably older than the label suggests - the majority of this dram is comprised of old Speyside and Highland whiskies, with a small proportion of 7 year old sherry cask matured whisky added to give the bottling some lively punch. To taste and smell, it is starts with rich and fruity notes,...
Glenborrodale 'Adelphi' 8 years old Batch 5 46%
Adelphi's famed Glenborrodale blended malt returns for its 5th batch, filled from just two sherry butts containing a marraige of just single malt whiskies. The tasting notes from Adelphi evoke the flavours of a wonderful dessert - pineapple upside down cake with a generous layer of lime marmalde, dark chocolate peppermints and chewy caramel, all...
Miltonduff 'Adelphi' 1983 / 33 years old #7450 52.6%
Distilled in 1983 at the little-known Speyside distillery, this 33 year old bottling by Adelphi was chosen from a re?ll American oak ex-Sherry Hogshead. The aroma has a fragrant top note with tropical fruits (pineapple), fruit salad (with green apple) and scented hand-cream. After a while, frangipane, with traces of almond paste and desiccated c...
Teaninich 'Adelphi' 1983 / 34 years old #6728 44%
Distilled in 1983 at the Teaninich distillery in Alness, Scotland, this very special bottling was selected by Adelphi after 34 years of maturation. Unusually for the distillery, there is a distinctive smokyness on the nose, like an empty coal-fired hearth, with sweet aromatic notes of bread dough. The palate is beautifully soft and delicate, lig...