Kavalan 'Solist' Port Cask 57.8%
Edradour 'Straight From The Cask' 10 years old 58.8% 500ml
The Edradour distillery has every claim to the title of Scotland's wee gem, its two small stills are situated at the heart of the Highlands in Pitlochry. The Straight From the Cask series is all about capturing the essence of Edradour's whisky in it's most natural form, bottled from individual casks after 10 years of maturation. The flavour is i...
Deanston 'Signatory' 2006 / 11 years old 64.4%
Distilled in 2006 at the Deanston distillery on the banks of the river Teith, this big, bold new bottling comes from Signatory Vintage. Bottled after 11 years of maturation, this single first fill sherry butt has produced a whisky of incredible strength, coming in at 64.4%. The nose does have a prickle to it, but with time and/or water, it gives...
Edradour 'Straight From The Cask' Burgundy Cask 10 years old 56.9% 500ml
Distilled in 2007 and matured for a full 10 years in an ex-Burgundy cask, this new Edradour is part of the distillery's excellent wine-cask matured series. The nose starts with a big hit of tart raspberries, apricots and plums joined by a background of punchy European oak and thick treacle. On the palate an initial pruney sweetnes gives way to a...
Auchroisk 'Old Malt Cask' 2000 / 15 years old 50%
Auchroisk (pronounced othrusk) is a key component of the Johnnie Walker blend, and is not frequently released as a single malt. This single cask release for the 'Old Malt Cask' series has an old-fashioned quality to it, with a green mossy note and old books in a library leading the nose. A citric, orange aroma leads to a palate of malty notes do...
Edradour & Ballechin 'Cuvee' 8 years old 46%
The Edradour distillery calls this new bottling a Cuvee, a marriage of the unpeated Edradour and heavily peated Ballechin. Filled from a single sherry cask combined with 3 ex-bourbon casks of the peated spirit, this dram brings together flavours of rich dried fruit and sooty smoke. The nose is scented with peat smoke and dark, slightly burnt tof...
BenRiach 'Heart of Speyside' 40%
The BenRiach single malt whisky distillery is situated just south of Elgin, in an area that is described as being the 'heart' of Speyside, and their whisky is very much that of a traditional Spey whisky. Sweet, light and velvety smooth, it tastes and smells of of honey, vanilla, peaches and a hint of nutty, mellow oak spice. An award winning mal...
Edradour 'Straight From The Cask' Rum Cask 10 years old 56.9% 500ml
This new release from the Edradour distillery was fully matured in a single ex-Grande Arome rum cask. This type of rum cask is uncommon, as it was originally used to mature rum made from fermentation that is fed with 'dunder', a byproduct of distillation in most rums. The nose and aroma both carrying flavours of home-made apple cider, waxy lemon...
Bunnahabhain 'Old Particular' 2001 / 15 years old 48.4%
This 15 year old Bunnahabhain has been selected from a single sherry butt by famed independent bottlers Douglas Laing & Co. This is a rich and heavy style of Bunnahabhain - lots of macerated dried fruit, Christmas spices and even salted caramel tarte tatin. Underneath this there remains a note of minerality, remisicent of sea-side rocks on a...