Drams for the New Year
Bladnoch 10 years old 46.7%
Situated in Wigtown in the south west of Scotland, Bladnoch remains one of the most iconic names in Lowland single malt Scotch whisky. After many years of closure and limited production, Bladnoch now returns under new ownership and with a bright future ahead. This 10 year old expression is fully matured in ex-bourbon barrels and shows the classi...
Speyburn 'Bradan Orach' 40%
A very easy drinking, quaffable single malt Scotch whisky from the Speyburn distillery, situated right on the river Spey. An excellent value dram with flavours of creamy toffee, citrus (particularly oranges, marmalade), delicate floral notes and a drying finish with a wee whiff of smoke in the background. A lovely and easy-to-drink malt from the...
Red Door Gin 45%
The Red Door gin is produced by the family owned Benromach distillery on the fringes of the Speyside region in Scotland. Distilled in Peggy, the distillery's hand-made copper pot gin still, the base spirit is vapour-infused with local botanicals including some that are uniquely Scottish such as rowanberry and sea buckthorn. A zingy citric flavou...
Dunville's 'Three Crowns' 43.5%
The Dunville's brand has been brought back to life by the founders of one of Ireland's newest distilleries, Echlinville. This is a blend of 4 year old single grain, 10 year old single malt and 15 year old single malt whiskies all of which come together to create a characterful whiskey. Smooth and sweet to start, it has notes of toffee, caramel a...
Edradour Cream Liqueur 17%
One of the finest old-fashioned liqueurs available from Scotland, this rich and indulgent cream is made from Scottish cream and single malt whisky from the Edradour distillery. Butterscotch and chocolate notes from the Edradour whisky join a silky smooth creamy flavour, lingering with hazelnut in the finish.
Wolfburn 'Langskip' 58%
Langskip, a norse word for Longship, is the latest release from Scotland's far-north distillery, Wolfburn. This is the first high-strength whisky from the distillery, offering fruity and aromatic notes of dried apple, raisins and dates and rich fruit cake. The palate has maple syrup, dark chocolate and fruit and nut mix. A fading vanilla-sweet f...
Inchmurrin 18 years old 46%
Inchmurrin whisky is produced at the Loch Lomond distillery, situated at the southern end of the Loch. This 18 year old single malt shows its time in the casks with a woody nature, offering spices and oak flavours. There is a grassy tone to the whisky, combined with soft tropical fruit and citrus as well. A well-rounded and gentle introduction t...
Glenmorangie 'Spios' Private Collection 46%
Spios is the 9th release from Glenmorangie's acclaimed 'Private Edition' series, fully matured in ex-American rye whiskey barrels. Aptly named for the Gaelic word 'spice, these barrels impart flavours never before seen in a Glenmorangie, with a herbal, perfumed nose and distinctive rye grain spicyness. Rich and sweet with toffee, clove, cinnamon...
Cutty Sark 40% 1 litre
Named after the famous ship, Cutty Sark is a blend of various whiskies from around scotland to create a well-rounded expression with light, refreshingly fruity and floral notes.
The Epicurean 46.2%
The Epicurean is a blended malt comprised solely of lowland single malts from famed Scottish independent bottlers Douglas Laing & Co. This is a classic Lowland aroma and taste - sweet and rich with barley, tangy citrus and floral/herbal notes throughout. The twangy citrus and smooth candied sweet notes play off each other wonderfully, making...
Glenfarclas 12 years old 43% 1 Litre
The Glenfarclas 12 years old is an inviting amber-gold colored whisky that has notes of dried fruit, hints of chocolate, toffee and a lovely spicyness on the finish. A perfect introduction to a richer single malt Scotch whisky, and one that is beloved by fans of the classic Speyside style. This is for a 1 Litre bottle, which means a wee bit more...
Kilchoman 'Machir Bay' 46%
Fresh peat smoke mingles with a soft cooked stone fruit sweetness, with layers of smoke. On the palate there is a surge of tangy peat smoke and a vanilla pudding sweetness that leads to a sea-side, peppery smoke. The barley, oak and peat come together in harmony on the finish which is long and peaty. Consistently one of the best whiskies to come...
Glenrothes 'Cadenhead' 1996 / 22 years old 50.1%
Distilled in 1996 at the Glenrothes distillery in Speyside, this new Cadenhead bottling from 3 Hogshead casks, offering flavours of orange zest and generous helpings of golden syrup. While the distillery is famous for its use of sherry casks, this expression shows how much of the Glenrothes character is actually from its spirit - the fruity (poa...