Lochside 'Gordon & MacPhail' 1981 / 2015 46%
Ben Nevis 'Signatory' 1991 / 24 years old 57.8%
Distilled in October 1991 and matured for 24 years, this new single cask selection comes from Signatory Vintage. Distinctly old-fashioned throughout with the aroma of old oak and leather, joining notes of dried fruit, brandy snaps, golden syrup and a hint of mocha-chocolate. Rich, full bodied and with a heavy mouthfeel, Ben Nevis a characterful ...
Laphroaig 'Old Malt Cask' 2001 / 16 years old 50%
Situated at the sea's edge in Proaig bay on Islay, Laphroaig is one of Scotland's most well known distilleries. This new Old Malt Cask bottling from Hunter Laing & Co. was chosen from a single sherry butt after 16 years of maturation. The tasting notes speak of a classic Laphroaig - notes of peat, iodine and rich smokyess, the sherry cask br...
Glenrothes 'Signatory' 1997 / 19 years old UCF 46%
Distilled in 1997 at the Glenrothes distillery, this sherry cask matured whisky is sweet and deeply fruity, with a distinctive trace of sulphur (freshly struck matches, gunpowder) and the distillery's classic hokey-pokey (honeycomb) aroma. The palate is dense and fruity with a full-bodied rounded and silky mouthfeel with notes of jersey caramel ...
Cadenhead Classic Rum 50%
Founded in 1842, Wm. Cadenhead are Scotland's oldest independent whisky bottlers, who are also renowned for their rum selections. The Cadenhead 'Classic' rum is a blend from distilleries in the Caribbean, bottled from a selection of casks and reduced to 50% ABV. The nose starts immediately rich, with molasses, demerara sugar and asian spices. Th...
Craigellachie 'First Edition' 1995 / 20 years old 54.4%
First Editions are a new series from Scottish independent bottlers Hunter Laing & Co. Selected from single casks of whisky from around Scotland, this release comes from the Craigellachie distillery in Speyside. Matured for 20 years in a sherry butt, the tasting notes speak of sweet vanilla custard, apples and rich fruits, flowing into a palt...
Blair Athol 'Gordon & MacPhail' 2006 / 2015 46%
Blair Athol Distillery, located in the picturesque town of Pitlochery, was established in the 1790s and is one of Scotland's oldest working distillery. This expression bottled by Gordon & MacPhail was matured in a first fill Sherry Butt and a refill Sherry Hogshead producing a whisky with notes of candied peel, fig and toasted malt. There ar...
Johnnie Walker 'Green Label' 43%
The return of Johnnie Walker 'Green' label to New Zealand is a rather nice surprise, just in time for Christmas 2017. Widely regarded as one of Johnnie Walker's finest expressions, it was a mystery as to why they decided to discontinue it a few years or so ago.Limited Stocks
Aultmore 'Xtra Old Particular' 1990 / 25 years old 54.4%
This stupendously dark Aultmore was selected by the team at Douglas Laing & Co. from a very active sherry butt, laid down in 1990 and matured for 25 years. The nose and palate are both dense and rich, heavily influenced by the wood - rich Christmas cake fruit notes of raisins, currants and cherries, and an intense note of espresso coffee or...