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150 ml, 40% abv, IrelandThis mini book gift pack, with three miniatures of the critically acclaimed Writers Tears ‘Copper Pot’ whiskey concealed within the ‘book, is a salute to the tradition of great Irish writers from Behan to Yeats and the many in between. The design of the mini-book gift pack is based on a leather bound book with extracts from Dubliners by James Joyce. (note: the actual item is not leather bound)
“The light music of whiskey falling into glasses made an agreeable interlude.” – James Joyce, Dubliners.
A perfect gift for a literary friend, or to hide on your own bookcase for emergencies.
700 ml, 40.0% abv, Scotland (Speyside)Longmorn is prized by connoisseurs of single malt Scotch whisky for its mellow and complex character. Distillers Choice is a no age statement single malt from Longmorn distillery. Matured in 3 types of oak cask, this is technically a triple wood whisky, although two of the woods are both American white oak, used bourbon staves incorporated into different formats : the American 53-gallon standard barrel and the larger hogshead. The third type is ex-Oloroso sherry casks. It comes with very nice packaging, including a leather wrapped base to the bottle.
"A sweet and spicy whisky with notes of ginger and toffee"
3 x 200 ml, 42.9% abvHere are the big flavours for the big fans of Classic Malts! These whiskies offer a broad canvas of powerful tastes ranging from the tang of the sea to the smoky and the peaty making a distinctive Gift Pack to savour. The perfect gift for the person who enjoys malts that are uncompromising in their character. Talisker 10 year old, 200 ml Lagavulin 16 year old, 200 ml Cragganmore 12 year old, 200 ml
3 x 200 ml, Scotland (Island)For those who appreciate malt whisky at its finest this Gift Pack houses three superb expressions of the legendary Talisker. The 57 Deg North has notably won many awards whilst the 10 year old is a multi-Trophy winner at the International Wine and Spirit Competition. Talisker 10yr old 200 ml Talisker 57 Deg North 200 ml Talisker Distillers Edition 200 ml
700 ml, 45.8% abv, Scotland (Island)Double matured in port casks, this malt is a toast to the Scottish traders who braved the high seas and were instrumental in founding the port wine trade, shipping it to the world. ‘Port Ruighe’ (pronounced ‘Portree’) is the Gaelic spelling of the once bustling trading port on Skye. The Port finish combines Talisker's powerful maritime character with succulent sweet notes of rich berry fruits for a superb contrasting taste experience.
Gift pack contains a 700 ml bottle of Port Ruighe and two engraved Classic Malts tasting glasses.
(Note : some gift box writing is in French.)
700 ml, 43% abv, IrelandConnemara has launched this limited ‘Distillers Edition’, matured in sherry and bourbon casks, and bottled at 43%. ”Complex and tasty. Dried fruit, cooked prune, nuts and almonds, smoked”
*Gift pack includes two branded whisky glasses.
750 ml, 46.2% abv, AustraliaA great gift comprising 3 x 250 ml bottles of 'Original', 'Pinot Noir Finish' and 'Slightly Peated' single malt Australian whisky, distilled and matured in Tasmania.
700 ml, 50.0% abv, Scotland (Highland)The 2006 limited edition vintage Cù Bòcan, released last year, is matured in a combination of Sherry and Bourbon casks. Sweet and full with underlying light, earthy smoke and warm winter spice flavours.
Vintage edition, matured for over 10 years, only 9,000 bottles released, bottled at 50% abv. Natural colour and non chill filtered.
Includes free branded glass.
350 ml, 53.4% abv, Scotland (Highland)
375 ml, 15.0% abv, Spain (Jerez)
This special 'Whisky Meets Sherry' set contains a 350 ml, 13 year old cask strength whisky from Tomatin distillery, distilled on 18/01/02 and bottled on 23/02/15. It’s been recasked on September 17, 2012 for further maturation in an Oloroso sherry cask. The abv is 53.4%
The sherry in the set is a 375 ml, Pedro Ximénez sherry VOS matured for 20 years in a similar sherry cask at Bodegas Tradicion, and bottled at 15% abv.
An exceptional gift set highlighting the influence of Pedro Ximénez sherry cask maturation on Scotch whisky. Very limited edition.
700 ml, 40% abv, Scotland (Speyside)The Great American Rivers once transported fine oak casks filled with American bourbon towards New Orleans. Bourbon casks could only be used once, their aromas and flavours released quickly, without being exhausted by long maturation. Excellent for ageing single malt Scotch. This Glenfiddich second release in the Age of Discovery collection, Bourbon Cask Reserve, is inspired by that history. It is their only expression exclusively matured in American bourbon casks, for 19 years. Creating a refined balance of spicy sweetness and rich dried fruit flavours.
"Crunchy toffee with spicy hints of cardamon"
700 ml, 40% abv, Scotland (Speyside)Glenfiddich created the third expression in their Age of Discovery Collection to commemorate the 1831 voyage of the HMS Beagle. The Beagle traveled around the globe and landed on the east coast of South America, allowing Charles Darwin to collect fossils that would lead to the development of his famous theory of evolution. Aged 19 years, this edition is finished in oak casks that were once used to produce the complex, velvety red wines of South America. Malbec, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, all of which impart their own unique set of flavour into the whisky. The result is an extraordinarily rich single malt with exceptional smoothness, complemented by warm, spicy notes.
"rich, spicy and complex, with lots of notes of red berries"
700 ml, 58.6% abv, TaiwanAnother limited edition cask strength single malt whisky that is a part of the Solist series of the Kavalan product range. A fine whisky that is perfectly matured in American ex-bourbon casks that are made of the American white oak of the Quercus alba species. The species of the oak together with the unique local weather conditions yield fragrant and delicate wood spiciness and vanilla note favoured by international connoisseurs. Every cask is specially selected by the master blender for its distinct character and fine distillery quality.
700 ml, 40.0% abv, Scotland (Speyside)Glenfiddich use casks that once contained premium Caribbean rum to finish their 21 Year Old expression. This expression spends four months finishing in Gran Reserva barrels selected by their Malt Master, adding to its distinctive and complex flavour. "Intense and vanilla sweet aroma, floral with hints of banana, followed by a soft, lively taste with lime, ginger and spice and a complex and exceptionally long ending"
700ml, 43.0% abv, Scotland, HighlandMatured initially in American white oak for 14 years before being transferred to Matusalem Spanish sherry butts for 3 years, these unique whiskies were finally married for a further 12 months in upstanding sherry butts. Nature and nurture have delivered a classic Dalmore.
700 ml, 57.8% abv, TaiwanA limited edition cask strength single malt whisky that is a part of the Solist series of the Kavalan product range. A whisky that is well matured in Spanish oloroso sherry butts. Every cask is specially selected by the master blender for its distinct character and fine distillery quality. This is a single malt whisky for the connoisseurs and enthusiasts worldwide who appreciate the original quality in the purest form.
- Presented in a beautiful leather look case.
700 ml, 43% abv, Scotland (Island)Predominantly matured in Sherry seasoned European oak casks, SIGURD is as big and bold as its warrior namesake – with rolling layers of flavour revealing notes of lemon peel, charred pineapple, cinnamon and lavender. The Warrior Series is a collection of single malts created to showcase the very best of Highland Park. Each expression both introduces a key figure from Orkney’s Viking history and demonstrates how the flavours of Highland Park are influenced by cask type.
700 ml, 51.3% abv, Scotland (Speyside)The Glenlivet Single Cask Series is a premium whisky in which each bottle comes from an individual aged oak barrel, instead of being created by blending together the contents of various barrels. The whisky from each barrel is bottled separately, with each bottle bearing the barrel number and the bottling date. The individual barrel contributes unique characteristics to the finished whisky and is individually selected, so each release is excitingly different.
This Glenlivet Single Cask, 18 year old, 'Perth' was bottled in May 2016, at a cask strength of 51.3% abv. Non chill filtered, Cask #57154.
Each bottle is individually numbered, only 216 bottles released.
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Perth was the principle Scottish market town on the route which is immersed in vast smuggler history. Blethermen met cunning smugglers on the outskirts of Perth, to purchase the illicit whisky for inns and spirit dealers. Glenlivet was acknowledged as the superior whisky with exquisite taste and smugglers were paid over-and-above other brands for transporting the premium spirit from the rugged and remote landscape of the Cairngorms.
500 ml, 43.4% abv, Scotland (Speyside)Mortlach has now released a new range of quality single malts including this 18 year old which was matured in a combination of Sherry and refill American oak casks.
"This famous flavor is due to Mortlach’s unique '2.81 distillation' process, which involves a calibrated distillation of spirit using all three of Mortlach stills. Each of these stills has a different design, and it is that process that seems to give 'the Beast' its fabled strength"
700 ml, 45.8% abv, Scotland (Island)Talisker 25 yr old, 45.8% abv, bottled 2011. “The 25 year old is a beautifully orchestrated variation of Talisker. There’s smoke on the nose, followed by Christmas cake fruit, and a spicy slow release of balanced flavours. The lingering finish cannot outstay its welcome”
700 ml, 52.9% abv, Scotland (Island)This 17 year old special release 'The Dark' celebrates autumn and winter on Orkney; a time to escape from the wild weather outside and gather together with friends and family, sharing long nights of conversation and laughter around the table, around the fire. Presented in a beautifully embossed black glass bottle, the serpent dragon design takes its inspiration from the great Norse sagas and embraces both the high sun of summer solstice and the low sun of winter solstice.
Matured in 1st fill European oak Sherry seasoned casks.
700 ml, 52.9% abv, Scotland (Island)This 17 year old special release 'The Light' celebrates autumn and winter on Orkney; a time to escape from the wild weather outside and gather together with friends and family, sharing long nights of conversation and laughter around the table, around the fire. Presented in a beautifully embossed green glass bottle, the serpent dragon design takes its inspiration from the great Norse sagas and embraces both the high sun of summer solstice and the low sun of winter solstice.
Matured in re-fill American oak casks.
700 ml, 45.2% abv, Scotland (Island)Together with Ice Edition, FIRE EDITION represents one half of a special two-part bottling, celebrating the great sagas of the Viking age recorded in the oldest Norse poems, the Poetic Edda. The Poetic Edda tells the tale of the apocalyptic battle between the Gods and the Fire and Ice Giants, where the old world perished in a blazing ball of fire and the new world was born from its ashes. Celebrating this re-birth, or Ragnarok, Highland Park released FIRE EDITION, encased in specially commissioned crimson glass. Matured in 100% refill Port seasoned casks – a first for Highland Park – the result is a vibrant single malt with the natural hue of glowing flames. Here, damsons, cinnamon, dried fruit and chocolate dance on the tongue, before sizzling to an intense fruity finish.
Cask Strength, Non-Chill Filtered, Natural Color, ex-Port Cask
700 ml, 53.9% abv, Scotland (Island)Together with Fire Edition, ICE EDITION represents one half of a special two-part bottling, celebrating the great sagas of the Viking age recorded in the oldest Norse poems, the Poetic Edda. In a fittingly chilly reflection of Nilfheim, one of the nine worlds of old Norse mythology and the birthplace of ice, frost and fog, ICE EDITION is presented in a glacial blue bottle. Exquisitely designed to reflect shards of glittering ice, the bottle is encased in a wooden mountain-like cradle and sealed with a wooden stopper. A special release, it delivers intense aromas of cool fresh pineapple and ripe mango sorbet, underpinned by a frosty kick of root ginger, reflecting all the majestic powers of the great Ice Giant, Ymir.
Cask Strength, Non-Chill Filtered, Natural Color, mostly ex-Bourbon Cask
700 ml, 57.8% abv, TaiwanThis limited edition in Kavalan's Solist range has been finished in Manzanilla Sherry casks. Manzanilla is much like Fino sherry, which is produced nearby the sea where the climate conditions are even more suitable for the growing of flor. Though the maturing process is the same as Fino, the texture is lighter and more delicate with a touch of saltiness together with mineral flavours, which are all the consequence of the stable and thick layer of flor and the sea breeze.
Packaged in a beautiful timber gift box.
700 ml, 54.8% abv, TaiwanThis limited edition in Kavalan's Solist range has been finished in a Moscatel cask. Moscatel is a special variety of sherry. The combination of Moscatel casks, Kavalan new make and the subtropical heat is simply magical in terms of maturation quality. This Kavalan single malt is packed with surprises for all of the sensory receptors that once again brings out the richness and complexity to the fullest.
Packaged in a beautiful timber gift box.
700 ml, 56.3% abv, TaiwanThis limited edition in Kavalan's Solist range has been finished in a Pedro Ximenez cask. PX Sherry is one of Kavalan whisky's classic collection. The new make spirit matured in the PX sherry casks produces a uniquely special character and flavour with classic fruity, nutty and chocolate aromas.
Packaged in a beautiful timber gift box.
700 ml, 45.8% abv, Scotland (Island)Talisker 30 yr old, 45.8% abv, bottled 2015.
"Immediately sweet, peppery and hot, with just the right amount of balancing bitterness and salt, and no rough edges. The sweetness spreads right across the palate"
700ml, 54.9% abv, Scotland (Speyside)Rare editions of Single Cask Tomintoul are released from time to time and each cask is usually aged between 25 and 40 years old. Between 150 and 500 bottles are typically produced from any one cask. Each bottle is individually numbered and the cask number, the date of distillation and bottling are recorded on the label. This is the Tomintoul Single Cask Malt Scotch Whisky 1977 Vintage, taken from the most superb Sherry cask, handpicked by Robert Fleming, the Distillery Director. Only 470 bottles have been produced from this one cask at 54.9% abv. Distilled 12 April 1977, bottled June 2015. "A rich and complex sherried whisky"
700 ml, 46% abv, Scotland (Islay)A vintage 1980, 34 year old whisky from the closed distillery, Port Ellen. This has been bottled by Gordon & MacPhail at 46% abv as part of their Rare Old series.
Port Ellen bottlings are progressively getting rarer to find and more expensive to own.
700 ml, 40% abv, IrelandConnemara Peated uses the traditional Irish custom of drying the malted barley over peat fires with this peated single malt. The smoke rising through the malted barley during this drying process confers the whiskey with a distinct peaty flavour and aroma. These traditional distilling methods combined with natural ingredients and long years in oak casks continue to create a whiskey that is simply exceptional. Peat level of around 20-25 PPM.
*Gift pack includes two branded whisky glasses.
700 ml, 50.1% abv, Scotland (Campbeltown)A 20 year old single malt from Springbank distillery, bottled as part of the Duncan Taylor Single Cask range. It was distilled by Springbank in November 1994 and bottled in February 2015 with just 73 bottles produced. Beautifully presented in a handsome leather and hardwood case, as rich and luxurious as the whisky it contains. (Generic photo shown)
700 ml, 50.9% abv, Scotland (Islay)A 35 year old single malt from Bunnahabhain distillery, bottled as part of the Duncan Taylor Single Cask range. It was distilled by Bunnahabhain in May 1979 and bottled in May 2014 with just 106 bottles produced. Matured in ex-Sherry Oak casks. Beautifully presented in a handsome leather and hardwood case, as rich and luxurious as the whisky it contains. (Generic photo shown)
700 ml, 58% abv, Scotland (Speyside)A rare 2013 Special Release, 36 year old, from the closed distillery of Convalmore, silent since 1985. Matured in European Oak refill casks, only 2,680 bottles released. Distilled 1977 and bottled at natural cask strength of 58% abv. To date it is the oldest official Convalmore to be released.
*Each bottle individually numbered