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Deal Of the Month
70cl / 43%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
£999.00 Inc. VAT
(£832.50 Ex. VAT)

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April '13 29th Monday
Some new whiskies from Gordon and Macphail today, including their latest batch of impressive Rare Old bottlings.
70cl / 45%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Gordon & Macphail
A 1994 vintage whisky from Caol Ila on the isle of Islay, bottled by Gordon & Macphail. They've done a bit of a twist on most bottlings of Caol Ila by not only finishing the whisky, but doing so in a Sassicaia 'Super Tuscan' red wine cask - expect lots of mulled red fruity notes.
£64.45 Inc. VAT
(£53.71 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 55.6%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Gordon & Macphail
A 1998 vintage whisky from Old Pulteney, bottled un-chillfiltered by Gordon & Macphail at cask strength. It's a vatting of two first fill bourbon barrels, distilled on 26th August and bottled on 13th September 2012.
Out of Stock
70cl / 46%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Gordon & Macphail
A Rare Old bottling of whisky from Glenlochy, released by Gordon & Macphail. The distillery closed back in 1983 and has since been demolished, but fortunately G&M have an archive of lost distilleries in their warehouses that they occasionaly dip into for whiskies such as this - a 1979 vintage.
£330.00 Inc. VAT
(£275.00 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Gordon & Macphail
A 1979 vintage Gordon & Macphail Rare Old bottling of Mosstowie whisky, produced from the short lived Lomond stills at Miltonduff distillery.

This is restricted to ONE BOTTLE per customer
£499.00 Inc. VAT
(£415.83 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Gordon & Macphail
A 1979 vintage whisky from the most cult of cult closed distilleries - Port Ellen. This has been bottled by Gordon & Macphail as part of their Rare Old series and we suspect it won't hang around for too long.

This is restricted to ONE BOTTLE per customer
£660.00 Inc. VAT
(£550.00 Ex. VAT)
April '13 25th Thursday

We've just got in some new single cask grain whiskies from Clan Denny!

70cl / 52.4%
Single Grain Scotch Whisky
Clan Denny
A 1974 vintage single grain whisky from Cameronbridge, matured for 38 years in a refill barrel and bottled by Clan Denny.
£103.00 Inc. VAT
(£85.83 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 45.3%
Single Grain Scotch Whisky
Clan Denny
A 47 year old grain whisky, distilled at Carsebridge way back in 1965 and aged in a refill barrel, before bottling at cask strength by Clan Denny.
£139.00 Inc. VAT
(£115.83 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 59.6%
Single Grain Scotch Whisky
Clan Denny
A 21 year old whisky from William Grant & Sons Girvan distillery, distilled in 1992 and matured in a refill barrel until bottling by Clan Denny.
£63.75 Inc. VAT
(£53.13 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 55.7%
Single Grain Scotch Whisky
Clan Denny
A 1992 vintage grain whisky from Port Dundas, closed since 2009, aged for 21 years in a refill hogshead and bottled by Clan Denny.
£64.25 Inc. VAT
(£53.54 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 55.5%
Single Grain Scotch Whisky
Clan Denny
A 38 year old 1974 vintage whisky from the Strathclyde grain distillery, aged in a refill barrel and bottled by Clan Denny.
£99.95 Inc. VAT
(£83.29 Ex. VAT)
April '13 23rd Tuesday
Two great whiskies today: the latest batch of Old Pulteney's 30 year old and the long awaited Chichibu: The Peated from Japan - a beautiful bottle of smoke and richness.
70cl / 40.1%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A 2013 release of Old Pulteney's 30 year old expression, other than 2012's launch of the 40yo, the oldest whisky they regularly produce. Bottled at 40.1% this time round, it's a great example of long maturation using refill casks to give aged flavour without overpowering the spirit with wood.
£252.00 Inc. VAT
(£210.00 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 50.5%
Japanese Single Malt Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A long awaited whisky from Chichibu, combining their young but well developed style with peated barley for a rich and smoky Japanese dram.
£90.45 Inc. VAT
(£75.38 Ex. VAT)
April '13 22nd Monday
We've recently had some new drams from the Isle of Arran come in: their Robert Burns single malt, their latest 1996 single sherry cask and the oldest whisky they've released yet - the limited edition 16 year old.
70cl / 46%
Island Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A special limited release of the, at the time of bottling, oldest whisky yet to come out of the Isle of Arran distillery. Aged for 16 years in a mixture of bourbon and sherry casks it's a perfect example of Arran's balanced character.
£59.95 Inc. VAT
(£49.96 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 52.6%
Island Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A cask strength 1996 vintage single cask whisky from the Isle of Arran distillery, distilled on the 11th of December at the end of their first full year of operation. It was then matured in a sherry cask for 15 years, before bottling on October 1st 2012.
£73.95 Inc. VAT
(£61.63 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Island Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A bottling of single malt whisky from the Isle of Arran distillery bottled to honour Scotland's favourite son, the bard himself, Robert Burns. Bottled at 43% and created to be malty and sweet with a 'spicy twist on the finish'.
£30.75 Inc. VAT
(£25.63 Ex. VAT)
April '13 17th Wednesday
Lots of new Signatory drams today...
70cl / 46%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A 20 year old Signatory bottled whisky from Ben Nevis distillery in the Highlands of Scotland. This has been bottled without chill-filtration after maturing in a sherry butt - distilled on July 3rd 1992 and bottled on January 17th 2013.
£49.95 Inc. VAT
(£41.63 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A 15 year old peated Bunnahabhain from Signatory. Distilled on December 11th 1997 and bottled un-chillfiltered from a marrying of 6 casks on January 18th 2013.
£64.45 Inc. VAT
(£53.71 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A 1996 vintage Signatory Un-Chillfiltered Collection release of whisky from Caol Ila. A vatting of two hogsheads, distilled on September 3rd 1996, matured for 16 years and bottled on December 11th 2012.
£56.25 Inc. VAT
(£46.88 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A 1997 vintage whisky from Glendullan, vatted from a pair of hogsheads and bottled by Signatory. Distilled on March 25th 1997 and bottled 2 months shy of its 16th birthday on January 16th 2013.
£37.25 Inc. VAT
(£31.04 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
An Un-Chillfiltered bottling of Glen Elgin from Signatory. Distilled on 20th October 1995, matured for 17 years in a pair of Hogsheads and bottled a few days after its birthday on 23rd October 2012.
£43.25 Inc. VAT
(£36.04 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
An un-chillfiltered whisky from Glenrothes, styled as Glen Rothes on the label in regular Signatory fashion. This was distilled on June 5th 1995 and bottled on February 27th 2013 after 17 years of maturation in a first fill sherry butt. A beautifully coloured classic Glen( )rothes.
£39.75 Inc. VAT
(£33.13 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Island Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A beautiful naturally coloured 1991 vintage Highland Park bottled by Signatory as part of their Un-Chillfiltered Collection. Distilled on September 17th, matured for 21 years in a sherry butt and bottled on 26th February 2013.
£61.95 Inc. VAT
(£51.63 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A 1995 vintage whisky from Signatory, distilled at Mortlach distillery on July 5th of that year, matured in a pair of hogsheads for 17 years and bottled on February 25th 2013 as part of the Un-Chillfiltered Collection.
£41.25 Inc. VAT
(£34.38 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 61.5%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A very potent plain hogshead cask of Diageo's blending workhorse, Auchroisk (once of Singleton fame), from the 1990 vintage, bottled by Signatory at the end of 2012 for their Cask Strength Collection. Nice to see this very overlooked single malt in its natural state.
£89.35 Inc. VAT
(£74.46 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 54.6%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A single sherry butt from the much-respected but sadly little-seen Ben Nevis distillery, which is owned by Japanese distilling giants Nikka. This 1992 cask has been bottled by Signatory at 20 years old, yielding 621 bottles from the cask.
£77.95 Inc. VAT
(£64.96 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 54.6%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A promising golden colour on this plain hogshead from Cragganmore, one of Diageo's most well-respected distilleries. Distilled in 1985 and bottled by Signatory for their Cask Strength Collection in December 2012.
£112.00 Inc. VAT
(£93.33 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 57.1%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
After several years of relative abundance, old Caol Ila is becoming rather thin on the ground these days as canny buyers figure out that, for all the hype around Port Ellen, this distillery frequently matches its quality for a fraction of the price. This 1982 vintage Caol Ila has come out of a plain hogshead at exactly 100 UK proof and is absolutely superb.
£147.00 Inc. VAT
(£122.50 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 56.6%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A lovely deep gold colour on this cask strength 1995 Clynelish, bottled by Signatory at the end of 2012 from a refill sherry butt that yielded an impressive 602 bottles.
£72.75 Inc. VAT
(£60.63 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 61%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
Glen Elgin's spirit is in such high demand by blenders that owners Diageo rarely let much of it slip out in single malt form - and even less by independent bottlers. This cask strength 21yo refill sherry butt from the 1991 vintage represents, therefore, both a rare opportunity to taste Glen Elgin in its unadulterated form and something of a coup for indie bottlers Signatory.
£84.95 Inc. VAT
(£70.79 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 53.4%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A dark gold 30 year old Glenlivet 1981 bottled by one of Scotland's greatest independent bottlers, Signatory, in 2012 after 30 years of maturation in a sherry hogshead. Difficult to see how you could go wrong here, unless you don't like sherried whisky.
£153.00 Inc. VAT
(£127.50 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 51%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A casualty of the last whisky bust, Glen Mhor was closed in the 1980s and finally dismantled around a quarter of a century ago in 1986 and demolished in 1988, before the site was converted into a supermarket. With most of the distillery's output in its lifetime going straight into the blenders vats, only a small number of casks have survived and it seems likely that soon Glen Mhor's spirit will have disappeared for good.
£240.00 Inc. VAT
(£200.00 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 51.6%
Island Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
Signatory come up with the goods again, this time a 1988 vintage hogshead from the ever-reliable Highland Park. Bottled at full strength and with an enticing full gold colour, this should be excellent.
£113.00 Inc. VAT
(£94.17 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 55.9%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
Imperial, after a stop-start production history, can now see the light after the announcement in 2012 that owners Pernod Ricard are to invest in a brand new distillery at the site. Check out the old make courtesy of this full strength hogshead of the '95 vintage from indie bottlers Signatory.
£61.45 Inc. VAT
(£51.21 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 53.8%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
In our humble opinion there's little better than a mid-teen Laphroaig at full strength from a refill or plain cask, so we're getting a bit hot under the collar about this plain hogshead 'Froyg 1996 from indie heroes Signatory.
£97.25 Inc. VAT
(£81.04 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 54.2%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A hogshead of 1995 Macduff, bottled at full strength at the end of 2012 by Signatory for their Cask Strength Collection. You don't see a lot of these about, as most of Macduff's spirit goes into owner Dewar's William Lawson blend.
£64.95 Inc. VAT
(£54.13 Ex. VAT)
April '13 16th Tuesday
A whisky we expect to be rather popular today - the first release of Kilchoman's Loch Gorm, their ongoing sherried whisky. It'll be released in batches like the Machir Bay and this first edition was matured in Oloroso sherry butts for over 5 years before finishing in Oloroso hogsheads for a couple of months.
70cl / 46%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
The first edition of Kilchoman's ongoing sherry cask matured whisky. Richly coloured, and full of Islay smoke and sherry fruit thanks to its initial maturation of over 5 years in Oloroso sherry butts and a two month finish in Oloroso hogsheads.
This is restricted to TWO bottles per customer
Out of Stock
April '13 15th Monday
Some older bottlings of whisky from both Bruichladdich and their independent bottler Murray McDavid, kings of the interesting wine cask.
70cl / 46%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A limited edition single cask from Bruichladdich's Micro-Provenance series, detailing many details about the cask's handling to let the drinker see the influence of many factors. This was distilled in 1992, matured for 17 years in ex-bourbon American oak cask #1907, stored in dunnage warehouse 6 in the left 16 casks...
£60.45 Inc. VAT
(£50.38 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A 2001 vintage whisky from Bruichladdich, originally released in the French market. It was matured for 6 years, including an undisclosed finishing time in Madeira fortified wine casks.
£46.95 Inc. VAT
(£39.13 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A 7 year old whisky distilled at Bruichladdich in 2003, deeply coloured thanks to its unusual maturation - rather than maturing in ex-bourbon casks before being ACE-d, or finished, this whisky was aged solely in Port casks.
£45.45 Inc. VAT
(£37.88 Ex. VAT)
75cl / 46%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Murray McDavid
A slightly mad Murray McDavid creation, taking 1991 Caol Ila whisky matured in Bourbon casks, and finishing it in casks that used to hold Quart-de-Chaume, a sweet white wine made with Chenin Blanc grapes from the Loire valley, for a total of 17 years of maturation.
£55.45 Inc. VAT
(£46.21 Ex. VAT)
75cl / 46%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Murray McDavid
A 2002 vintage whisky from Murray McDavid, matured initially in bourbon casks before being switched over to red wine casks from Chateau Latour, one of the top producers of Bordeaux, for a total of 8 years of maturation.
£50.45 Inc. VAT
(£42.04 Ex. VAT)
75cl / 46%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Murray McDavid
More madness from Murray McDavid, starting with a 1995 vintage distillate from Bowmore. They first matured the spirit in ex-Bourbon before finishing the whisky in Viognier white wine casks from Guigal in Condrieu, for a total of 11 years in wood. They may also have spelled Viognier as Voignier on the label...
£60.45 Inc. VAT
(£50.38 Ex. VAT)
April '13 11th Thursday

More new releases from Loch Lomond today - 12 to 21 year old spirit under the Inchmurrin label, their lightly peated whisky.

70cl / 46%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A 12 year old whisky bottled under the Inchmurrin label, a lightly peated whisky produced at the Loch Lomond distillery. This is part of the 2013 relaunch of their range, produced to show off the variety of whiskies they make.
£33.45 Inc. VAT
(£27.88 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A 15 year old whisky from Inchmurrin, until 2013 a rarely seen name on a label. It's a lightly peated spirit from Loch Lomond, full of spice and salty caramel.
£44.45 Inc. VAT
(£37.04 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A rather impressive looking bottling for Inchmurrin's 18 year old whisky, released in 2013 as part of a revamping of their range. It's Loch Lomond's lightly peated spirit, one of the many styles that the versatile distillery is capable of producing.
£56.45 Inc. VAT
(£47.04 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
The top of the range bottling in Inchmurrin's 2013 relaunch - aged for 21 years in the Loch Lomond warehouses. It's a lightly peated spirit from the Loch Lomond distillery, part of their wide range of different whiskies.
£77.95 Inc. VAT
(£64.96 Ex. VAT)
April '13 9th Tuesday

A pile of new relaunched whiskies today - the new Glen Scotia range and the revamped bottlings from Tullibardine. There's also a whisky from Littlemill hiding in the middle of the pack - it's got incredible reviews and we don't expect it to last for long...

70cl / 46%
Campbeltown Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
An eye-catching 2013 relaunch for Campbeltown's only distillery not owned and operated by Springbank. Glen Scotia's house style is generally medium-full with wisps of smoke and brine, but this 10 year old is at the more boisterous strength of 46%, the same as Springbank. The distillery has had to suffer being in the shadow of its famous neighbour for many years now - one suspects that this image overhaul will certainly attract attention.
£34.45 Inc. VAT
(£28.71 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Campbeltown Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
Glen Scotia's 2013 reboot sees the familiar old 12 year old replaced by a radically different tall bottle decorated with one of Scotland's iconic hairy cows. Fans of the old 12 year old will be delighted to discover that the relaunched edition now packs more of a punch, with the strength having been upped to a feisty 46%.
£37.45 Inc. VAT
(£31.21 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Campbeltown Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
The 2013 relaunch and expansion of Campbeltown's Glen Scotia range saw the introduction of several longer-aged malts from the distillery, including this 16 year old which has been bottled at 46% in packaging depicting a Highland cow and the aurora borealis.
£49.45 Inc. VAT
(£41.21 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Campbeltown Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
One of four aged expressions introduced into the Glen Scotia range during the brand's seismic 2013 relaunch, this exciting 18 year old bottled at 46% can be easily distinguished from its stablemates thanks to its bottle being a rather striking blue colour.
£59.45 Inc. VAT
(£49.54 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Campbeltown Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
Introduced as the pinnacle of the distillery's 2013 upgrade, Glen Scotia 21 year old is not only bottled at 46% but is also, as far as we can see, the oldest ever official bottling from the distillery. This will surely be greeted with great gusto by Campbeltown fans everywhere.
£77.95 Inc. VAT
(£64.96 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
Littlemill is a lost Lowland distillery that was closed in 1994, dismantled in 1996 and eventually fully demolished in 2006 after a fire had destroyed many of the remaining buildings. However, stock from the distillery still exists, and this handsome 21 year old is an official bottling as the Littlemill name and license are still owned by Loch Lomond distillery.
£199.00 Inc. VAT
(£165.83 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A reinvigorated release from Tullibardine, upping the quality of presentation as well as their whisky. This bourbon barrel matured dram is packed with vanilla and spice.
£35.75 Inc. VAT
(£29.79 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A red wine finished entry in the Tullibardine, the 228 is named for the number of litres in the Burgundy cask that it spent the end of its maturation in before bottling.
£39.45 Inc. VAT
(£32.88 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A Sauternes entry into Tullibardine's range of finished whiskies, filling the spirit into a 225 litre sweet wine cask for a short secondary maturation before bottling.
£39.45 Inc. VAT
(£32.88 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A sherry finished whisky from Tullibardine, part of their range of finishes. It was matured first in bourbon casks before spending some time in 500 litre sherry butts, most of which previously held Pedro Ximenez.
£39.45 Inc. VAT
(£32.88 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A 20 year old entry in Tullibardine range, replacing their previous vintaged bottlings with classic honeyed dram, rich with malt and peppery spice.
£86.45 Inc. VAT
(£72.04 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 43%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A fantastic aged dram from Tullibardine, the top of their relaunched 2013 range. Honey, spice and fruit packed in with cream toasted oak.
£175.00 Inc. VAT
(£145.83 Ex. VAT)


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