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Aberlour A’bunadh

A’bunadh (a-boon-akh) means “origin” in gaelic. The whisky is created the same way as in the 18th century with selected Oloroso sherry casks. The are non-chill filtered and there is not adjustment with water so every batch have different volume …


Arran Fino Sherry Wine Finish 8 Years

This is a special edition Arran, finished in a Fino sherry cask (from the splendid Valdespino producer) for nine months in traditional casks sourced directly from Jerez after an initial 8 years ageing

The Fino Sherry previously stored in these …


Bushmills Black Bush

A rich, dark, blend from the world’s oldest licensed distillery, Black Bush is comprised almost entirely of Single Malt whiskey, distilled three times in Copper potstills and aged in Oloroso sherry casks for around 8-10 years before marriage with the …


Clear Creek Distillery

Steve McCarthy started Clear Creek Distillery about twenty-four years ago because he wanted to find the best use for the fruit from the McCarthy family’s orchard. During his travels in Europe he became acquainted with a number of traditional European …


Glenkinchie Distillery

Glenkinchie Distillery is located near Edinburgh. It is one of only three remaining Lowland malt whiskies in production.

History

Glenkinchie lies, as the name might suggest, in a glen of the Kinchie Burn near the village of Pencaitland, East Lothian. …


Kilchoman Distillery

The Kilchoman Distillery is a distillery that produces single malt Scotch whisky on Islay, an island of the Inner Hebrides. The distillery is situated on the western side of Islay, near the small town of Kilchoman. The location makes the …


Lagavulin 16 Years

Lagavulin takes its water from the Solum Lochs, contributing some of the whisky’s peatiness. Malt peated with 35ppm of phenolic flavour compounds passes this flavour into the spirit. The malt is ground, washed several times with hot water which is …


Lagavulin Distillery

Lagavulin Distillery is located on the island of Islay. It has a powerful, peat-smoke aroma. Described as being robustly full bodied, well-balanced and smooth with a slight sweetness on the palate.

The standard Lagavulin single malt is 16 years old …


Macallan 12 Years

One of the most selling and popular bottle for Macallan. The whisky is blended from more than 50 different Macallan casks, most are Spanish sherry casks fist fills. Some of the casks are older than 12 years.…


Springbank Distillery

Springbank is one of only two distilleries in Scotland to perform every step in the whisky making process, from malting the barley to bottling the spirit, on same premises: the other is Kilchoman Distillery who also grow their own barley. …