Old Potrero Whiskey 51.2%
Region: San Francisco
The Old Potrero from Anchor Brewery & Distillery Company is a whiskey produced in the 18th Century pot distilled style and bottled at 51.5%. It has a nose that offers up a spiciness, with cinnamon, nutmeg and pepper. The palate is savoury with a dry finish with pecan and walnuts.
Glen Garioch 12 years old 48%
Glen Garioch is one of Scotland's older distilleries having been established in 1797 and is pronounced Glen Geery in the ancient Doric dialect still spoken in some parts. This 12 year old has been bottled unchillfiltered at 48% and has flavours of honey and creme brulee, along with a light oaky character with a smooth creamy finish.
Cadenhead's Old Raj Gin 55%
Cadenhead's Old Raj Gin is distinctive in that it contains a measure of saffron, the rare and costly spice derived from the crocus flower. In addition to a slightly spicy flavour, this also imparts a pale yellow colour to Old Raj. This expression, bottled at 55%, is one of the few high strength gins on the market, fantastic in a gin & tonic ...
Johnnie Walker Gold Reserve 40%
The whisky from Clynelish distillery, used in this blend from Johnnie Walker, gives an immediately succulent flavor. Soft, floral, and silky vanilla tones, along with a creamy peach flavor, leave a light sweetness in the mouth.
The Botanist Gin 46%
All the way from Islay, Scotland, an island famous for peaty single malt whisky, this gin is made at the Bruichladdich distillery. It contains no less than 31 botanicals, of which 22 are native to the Southern Hebridean island itself. A dry style gin with plenty citrus flavours, floral notes and fresh spices.
Knockando 12 years old 43%
A lovely gold-coloured single malt whisky with an aroma of crisp apple and pear. The taste has notes of honey, slightly spicy with a short finish providing a satisfying mouthful.