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Deal Of the Month
70cl / 40%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
£36.95 Inc. VAT
(£30.79 Ex. VAT)

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March '14 28th Friday
New today - a new Auchroisk from independent bottlers Berry Bros & Rudd.
70cl / 46%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Berry Brothers & Rudd
A 1998 vintage whisky from Auchroisk, bottled by veteran spirits experts Berry Brothers and Rudd. This was bottled in 2013 at 14 years of age.
£47.75 Inc. VAT
(£39.79 Ex. VAT)
March '14 27th Thursday
Just launched - new peated expressions from AnCnoc and Glenglassaugh.
70cl / 46%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
Part of a new range of peated whiskies from anCnoc, Flaughter is named after the spade used to remove the top richer and rooty layer of peat. Peated to 14.8ppm, this is sweet, smoky and rounded.
£51.45 Inc. VAT
(£42.88 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
Part of a new range of peated whiskies from anCnoc, Rutter is named after the spade used to size and separate peat blocks. Peated to 11ppm, this is full bodied and rich.
£51.45 Inc. VAT
(£42.88 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 50%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
Torfa is a new 2014 release from Glenglassaugh. Fully matured in ex-bourbon barrels and peated to 20ppm, this is the first peated whisky from this revived distillery.
£39.95 Inc. VAT
(£33.29 Ex. VAT)
March '14 26th Wednesday
New today - a new offering from Writers Tears.
70cl / 53%
Blended Irish Whiskey
Writers Tears 2013 Cask Strength is a vatting of Single Pot Still and Single Malt whiskeys. Triple distilled and aged in American Oak casks, this is soft and creamy.
£99.95 Inc. VAT
(£83.29 Ex. VAT)
March '14 25th Tuesday
New on the site today - five new bottlings from independent bottlers Adelphi.
70cl / 57.1%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Adelphi
A 1996 vintage Clynelish from independent bottlers Adelphi. This was aged for 17 years in cask 6417, which judging from the colour used to contain sherry, and bottled in 2014 at full strength of 57.1%.
£78.95 Inc. VAT
(£65.79 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 56.7%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Adelphi
A 1991 vintage Glenrothes from independent bottlers Adelphi. This was aged for 22 years in cask 5115 and bottled in 2014 at full strength of 56.7%.
£88.45 Inc. VAT
(£73.71 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 50.6%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Adelphi
A 1985 vintage Longmorn from independent bottlers Adelphi. A highly regarded malt, much of the distillery's production is used for Chivas Regal 18 Year Old and Royal Salute. This was aged for 28 years in cask 9907 and bottled in 2014 at full strength of 50.6%.
£110.00 Inc. VAT
(£91.67 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 57%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Adelphi
A 1987 vintage Mortlach from independent bottlers Adelphi. This was aged for 26 years in cask 3102 and bottled in 2014 at full strength of 57%.
£110.00 Inc. VAT
(£91.67 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 56.8%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Adelphi
A 1997 vintage Royal Brackla from independent bottlers Adelphi. Distilled in the year the distillery underwent a major refurbishment, this was aged for 16 years in cask 5564 and bottled in 2014 at full strength of 56.8%.
£78.95 Inc. VAT
(£65.79 Ex. VAT)
March '14 24th Monday
New today - Bowmore's Small Batch Reserve and a selection of bottlings from Berry Brothers & Rudd and G&M.
70cl / 40%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
Free Bowmore Darkest Chocolate!
Bowmore's Small Batch Reserve is matured in first and second fill ex bourbon casks, resulting in a sweet, spicy and smoky whisky. This is a lighter example of Bowmore and an excellent starting point for Islay whiskies.
£36.95 Inc. VAT
(£30.79 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Berry Brothers & Rudd
A single cask 1995 vintage Glen Grant from independent bottlers Berry Brothers & Rudd. Aged in cask 85138 for 18 years before being bottled in 2013.
£72.25 Inc. VAT
(£60.21 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 50.9%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Berry Brothers & Rudd
Another stunning release from independent bottlers Berry Brothers & Rudd. This is a 20 year old Longmorn from 1992, bottled at cask strength of 50.9%
£67.25 Inc. VAT
(£56.04 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 55.4%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Berry Brothers & Rudd
A 1997 vintage Longmorn released by independent bottlers Berry Brothers & Rudd in 2013 at 14 years of age. This has been bottled at full strength of 55.4%.
£67.25 Inc. VAT
(£56.04 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 56.1%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Berry Brothers & Rudd
A single cask 1995 vintage Speyside from independent bottlers Berry Brothers & Rudd. Aged in sherry cask 33 for 18 years before being bottled in 2013.
£68.25 Inc. VAT
(£56.88 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Gordon & Macphail
An 8 year old bottling of Tamdhu released by independent bottlers Gordon & Macphail as part of their The Macphail's Collection series. This would have been produced using the distillery's own maltings, which sadly closed down at the end of the noughties.
£31.25 Inc. VAT
(£26.04 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Gordon & Macphail
A 1980 Balblair released by independent bottlers Gordon & Macphail. Aged for over 30 years before being bottled in 2013, this should be another fantastic release from the specialists in long matured whisky.
£184.00 Inc. VAT
(£153.33 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Gordon & Macphail
A 1961 vintage bottling of Glenlivet released after over 50 years of maturation in 2012 by independent bottlers Gordon & Macphail under their historic George & JG Smiths label. This comes at a fraction of the price of official bottlings at this age.
£475.00 Inc. VAT
(£395.83 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Gordon & Macphail
A 1981 vintage Mortlach bottled by independent bottlers Gordon & Macphail in 2014. The distillery is finally coming to the fore with a new range launched in 2014.
£180.00 Inc. VAT
(£150.00 Ex. VAT)
March '14 21st Friday
Just up on the site - a variety of new bottlings from Hunter Laing, Signatory and Edradour.
70cl / 50%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Hunter Laing
A 1984 vintage Caol Ila released by independent bottlers Hunter Laing as part of their Old Malt Cask series. Distilled in January, it was bottled at 29 years of age in October 2013.
£125.00 Inc. VAT
(£104.17 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 50%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Hunter Laing
A 1993 vintage Macallan from independent bottler Hunter Laing as part of their Old Malt Cask series, matured for 20 years in an ex-Bourbon cask before being bottled in February 2014.
£130.00 Inc. VAT
(£108.33 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 56.5%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A 1988 vintage whisky from seldom seen Balmenach, the quiet but active backbone of Inver House's distilling operations. This was distilled on 18th October 1988, matured for 25 years in a hogshead and bottled at cask strength on October 24th 2013.
£85.95 Inc. VAT
(£71.63 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A 1995 vintage whisky from Imperial, bottled by Signatory for their Un-Chillfiltered Collection. Distilled on September 18th, matured in a pair of hogsheads and bottled 18 years later on February 3rd 2014.
£42.95 Inc. VAT
(£35.79 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 56.9%
Island Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A heavily peated 1989 vintage Isle of Jura from indie bottlers Signatory. This was distilled on 17th December and aged for 24 years in a pair of Bourbon barrels before being bottled on Valentine's Day, 14th February 2014.
£93.25 Inc. VAT
(£77.71 Ex. VAT)
50cl / 57.3%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A wine finished entry in Edradour's Straight from the Cask series, spending just under 2 years in a Burgundy cask before bottling. The spirit was distilled on 26th March 2002 and stayed in a hogshead until 28th February 2011, when it was transferred to a Burgundy hogshead until bottling on 20th February 2014.
£50.85 Inc. VAT
(£42.38 Ex. VAT)
50cl / 58.3%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A Straight from the Cask Edradour finished in Barolo casks. It was distilled on March 26th 2002, matured in a hogshead until February 28th 2011, moved to a Barolo hogshead and then bottled on 20th February 2014.
£50.85 Inc. VAT
(£42.38 Ex. VAT)
March '14 20th Thursday
Brand new whiskies include the first releases from The Lakes Distillery in Cumbria and Adnams in Suffolk, a 50 year old Grain from Douglas Laing and a single cask 1983 Balblair.
70cl / 54.1%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A single cask 1983 Balblair hand chosen by World of Whiskies staff and originally sold exclusively through their travel retail outlets. Matured for 30 years in ex Bourbon cask 1252, this is a sweet and rich whisky.
£235.00 Inc. VAT
(£195.83 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 40%
Blended Scotch Whisky
The One is the first whisky to be released by the team behind The Lakes Distillery in Cumbria. As they haven't started their own production yet, this is a blend of whiskies from around the British Isles - sweet, fruity and nutty.
£29.95 Inc. VAT
(£24.96 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Single Grain English Whisky
Part of the first pair of whisky releases from Adnams Distillery in Southwold, Suffolk. Just 10 barrels were used for the original release, which uses three types of grain - wheat, barley and oats - aged for over 3 years in new American oak casks.
£48.95 Inc. VAT
(£40.79 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46.4%
Single Grain Scotch Whisky
Douglas Laing
A great old whisky from Douglas Laing, bottled for the Directors' Cut series. Distilled in 1963 at North British distillery in Edinburgh and aged for a colossal 50 years in a refill butt. It's picked up lots of colour and has kept its strength, leading to an intensely flavoured and impressive dram.
£350.00 Inc. VAT
(£291.67 Ex. VAT)
March '14 19th Wednesday
Just arrived - the first batch of Glenlivet Nadurra of 2014.
70cl / 55.3%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
The January 2014 batch of Glenlivet's rightfully successful Nadurra, their cask strength, un-chillfiltered, simply matured 'natural' single malt. A look at the other, more raw side of whisky by one of the biggest producers in the world.
£46.85 Inc. VAT
(£39.04 Ex. VAT)
March '14 13th Thursday
New today - the first release of Balblair's 1983 vintage and batch 47 of Aberlour's popular A'bunadh.
70cl / 46%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
Balblair's 1983 is a replacement for the 1975 vintage, first launched at the end of 2013. Matured in American oak ex-bourbon barrels, this is a sweet and spicy dram that's sure not to disappoint.
£193.00 Inc. VAT
(£160.83 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 60.7%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
Batch 47 of Aberlour's rightly lauded A'Bunadh - a small batch, cask strength sherry monster. After a cracking couple of batches expectations are quite high for this one.
£39.45 Inc. VAT
(£32.88 Ex. VAT)
March '14 12th Wednesday
Just arrived - a 13 year old Benriach finished in virgin oak and the latest batch in Glendronach's Grandeur series.
70cl / 46%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
Originally launched for the Swedish market in September 2013, this was distilled on August 12th 1999 and matured initially in bourbon casks before being finished in virgin American oak to produce a rich and sweet whisky.
£46.45 Inc. VAT
(£38.71 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 48.9%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
The 4th batch of Glendronach's Grandeur is a 24 year old aged exclusively in Oloroso sherry casks. Full bodied with a delicate sweetness, this is another excellent example of sherried Glendronach which can only enhance the distillery's growing reputation.
£299.00 Inc. VAT
(£249.17 Ex. VAT)
March '14 10th Monday
New today - a Connemara gift set and a brace of blends.
70cl / 43%
Distillery Bottling
A gift pack containing a bottle of Connemara's excellent Distillers Edition Peated Single Malt and two branded tumblers to enjoy it from. A superb alternative to an Islay malt with an earthier style of peating.
£49.95 Inc. VAT
(£41.63 Ex. VAT)
75cl / 43%
Blended Scotch Whisky
We've managed to get our hands a few bottles of Sanderson's Gold, a blended whisky from the Diageo stable that's rarely seen outside of Africa. Named in honour of VAT 69 creator William Sanderson.
£20.95 Inc. VAT
(£17.46 Ex. VAT)
114cl / 40%
Blended Scotch Whisky
A large 1.14 litre (old British quart) bottle of Wright & Greigs Special Blended Scotch Whisky. The duo were owners of Dallas Dhu distillery from 1899 to 1918. An everyday drinking whisky in handy party size.
£28.95 Inc. VAT
(£24.13 Ex. VAT)


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