Wild Turkey '101 Proof' 50.5%
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...
Springbank 'Local Barley' 10 years old 57.3%
This new 10 year old release comes from the Springbank distillery's iconic 'Local Barley' series, made entirely from barley sourced from farms around Campbeltown. The aroma has a wonderfully dessert-like quality to it - vanilla ice cream, butterscotch sauce and creme caramel, with the team at Springbank describing this as notes of chocolate hone...
Nikka Taketsuru 'Pure Malt' 43%
Carefully blended whiskies from the Yoichi and Miyagikyo distilleries make up this Taketsuru, and carries the distinctive oaky hallmark of Japanese malt whiskies. The nose is fresh and lively, with a soft fruityness from the use of sherry casks, which is joined with a touch of nuts and gentle smoke in the background. A perfectly balanced dram an...
Glenrothes 2004 Vintage 43%
This 2004 Vintage is the newest release from the Glenrothes distillery, matured for 13 years in sherry casks. A heady and rich aroma of dark toffee, treacle and brown sugar notes lead the nose, joined by roasted citrus and tropical fruit (mango). The palate is heavy and thick with the same notes, along with russian fudge, French vanilla ice crea...
Workshops Whisky Manuka Smoked 46% 500ml
Region: Christchurh, New Zealand
Distilled at the Workshops Distillery in Christchurch, this whisky was made entirely from barley that has been dried with Manuka smoke. This distinctive smoke, created by burning branches of the Manuka bush, has imparted a unique meatyness to the whisky, giving it a contrasting savoury edge to the sweet then tannic-dry style.
Glenfarclas 105 Cask Strength 60% 1 Litre
Volume: 1 Litre
A rich, heavily fruity nose (Christmas cake, dates) and palate that has elements of dark chocolate and oak notes, in particular a clove & pepper spice. At 60% this is still a very drinkable dram, but it really opens up and excels with a couple of drops of water to suit your tastes. This is a big whisky in a big bottle - one of Scotland's tru...
Diplomatico 'Distillery Collection No. 1 Batch Kettle Rum' 47%
This first release in Diplomatico's 'Distillery Edtion' is produced in a Batch Kettle still that has been in opperation at Diplomatico since 1959. Made entirely from sugar cane honeys, this rum is then aged in American white oak barrels, it has a bold aroma of sweet and fruity aromas, with lashings of vanilla and a delicate floral note. The pala...
Diplomatico 'Distillery Collection No. 2 Barbet Rum' 47%
This second release from Diplomatico's 'Distillery Collection' comes from the Diplomatico's Barbet column still, which is filled with sugar cane molasses and continuously distilled. Aged entirely in American white oak barrels, this is a golden rum with notes of tropical fruit, toasted oak and fresh citrus fruits. The finish is slightly drying an...
Kilkerran 'Cask Strength' 8 years old 55.7%
This is the second limited edition 8 year old Cask Strength release from Kilkerran, matured in ex-bourbon casks and bottled at a natural strength of 55.7%. The aroma is classic Kilkerran - waxy, vanilla and malty notes (digestive biscuits), joined by green apples and citrus. There is a distinctive mineral quality to the palate, which carries gol...
Inchmoan 12 years old 46%
Produced in the two different pot stills at the Loch Lomond distillery, Inchmoan is made with peated barley, offering a light touch of smoke and spice to the grassy, vanilla'd and softly fruity flavour.
Glenlivet 'Signatory' 2007 / 10 years old 46% UCF
Distilled at the Glenlivet distillery in 2007, this new 10 year old whisky was bottled by Signatory Vintage from a single sherry butt. The nose is decadent with notes of dried apricot and butterscotch, with a very rich taste of baked apple stuffed with sultanas and creamy vanilla custard as well. You can expect to see this dram go quite cloudy i...
Glen Scotia 'Victoriana' 51.5%
Situated at the foot of the Kintyre peninsula in the historic whisky producing region of Campbeltown, Glen Scotia has had a bit of a make-over of late with the release of three impressive new expressions. The Victoriana is a very approachable introduction to the distillery style, quite fruity in nature with citrus hints and plenty spice. They ha...