Isle of Jura 10 year old single malt
Isle of Jura is a 10 Year Old Scottish Single Malt produced on the Island of Jura on the West Coast of Scotland. The distillery itself is owned by Whyte and Mackay. The Jura 10 Year Old is the flagship of the Jura range.
On the nose the Jura 10 Year Old is clean and crisp with notes of green apple and fresh pears. There are sweet floral aromas with a strong presence of a freshly ripened banana. The palate is creamy with a wave of vanilla and fruit flavours. There is also a slight grassy flavour that remind you of summer and spring time. The finish is that of sugar and oak, with some wood tannins.
Auchentoshan 12 year old Single Malt
Auchentoshan 12 year old Single Malt is a triple-distilled Scotch whisky from the lowlands of Scotland. It is matured in a selection of ex-bourbon and ex-sherry casks for no less than 12 years, and is bottled at 40% abv.
The influence of the maturation is ever present in Auchentoshan 12 year old Single Malt, delivering rich fruits and typical nuttiness from the sherry casks, along with an alluring vanilla sweetness and an array of citrus fruits.
Singleton Tailfire Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Singleton Tailfire was released for the Singleton of Dufftown in 2014, alongside the Sunray. A large amount of the whisky was aged in European Sherry Casks, giving plenty of fruit to the whisky.
Classically Speyside, the dram opens with warm raspberries and red apples on the nose, before touches of tobacco notes and red grape. On the palate the berries continue, with touches of caramel and pepper spice before a dry fruity finish.
Compass Box Asyla Blended Scotch Whisky
Compass Box Asyla, is a Blended Scotch Whisky produced by the independent bottlers Compass Box. The name Asyla comes from the single form of "asylum" and is a member of the Signature Range from Compass Box. It is a blended Scotch whisky with a 50-50 ratio of malt and grain whisky. The blend was matured in first-fill American oak casks.
The nose of the Compass Box Asyla Blended Scotch Whisky, is that of some peach and lemon aromas, with some cereal and soda notes. The palate is that of vanilla, lemon and sugar flavours. There are also some undertones of french toast and maple syrup. The finish is soft and smooth.
Bowmore 12 year old Single Malt
Bowmore 12 year old Single Malt is the flagship of the Bowmore range. It displays the typical Islay peated malt style in all it's glory.
Matured in ex-bourbon casks, Bowmore 12 year old Single Malt delivers gentle peat throughout the palate balanced by citrus fruits, lemon, peach, and wonderful honey sweetness. The finish is long, elegant, and mellow, making it a go-top Whisky for any fan of Islay Malts.
Singleton Spey Cascade
The Singleton Spey Cascade hails from Dufftown distillery, Banffshire is the Scottish Speyside region, matured in both ex-bourbon and ex-sherry casks. The bottling was initially released in 2015 after the success of the Tailfire and Sunray bottlings.
The nose is full of honey, toffee and almonds, while the palate becomes fruitier with baked red apples and cherries, and the finish carries good nuts, salted caramel and plums.
Glenmorangie 10yr Old Single Malt
Glenmorangie 10yr Old is a Single Malt from the Glenmorangie Distillery in Tain, the Highland region of Scotland. The name Glenmorangie comes from the Gaelic for "vale of tranquility". Glenmorangie started as a farm brewery but in 1843 began distilling. The 10 year old would be the standard bottling for the Glenmorangie brand.
The nose of the Glenmorangie 10yr Old Single Malt is that of big fruit and floral aromas. There are also some hints of honey and sweet buttery aromas. The palate is that of tropical orchard fruit flavours. The mouth-feel also has some sweet honey and baked bread flavours. The finish is smooth and refreshing, with some sweet spices.
Highland Park 10 Year Old Viking Scars
Highland Park 10 becomes Highland Park 10 Viking Scars, a tribute to one of the nine noble virtues of the Vikings on Orkney, The new bottle has wonderful engravings heavily Viking inspired also new label in the was launched in 2017.
Highland Park 10 Year Old is the entry level single malt, which is matured in American oak sherry casks approx. 25% of which are first fill and is bottled at 40% ABV.
The use of American oak gives this whisky a brighter, more citrus based nose that also hints at honey and butterscotch. It’s a much brighter smelling whisky and the smoke is light on the nose as is the oak/wood, although it is present.
Glenkinchie 12yr Old
Glenkinchie 12yr Old is a Single Malt Scottish Whisky distilled in the Glenkinchie Distillery in the Lowlands of Scotland. After the closure/mothballing of the Rosebank Distillery in 1993 the Glenkinchie Distillery became one of the few surviving Lowland distilleries in Scotland.
The nose of the Glenkinchie 12yr Old is that of light butterscotch and orange marmalade aromas. There are also some citrus and lemon curd notes. The palate is that of some toffee, vanilla and light spices flavours. The whisky also has some undertones of cardamom and mint flavours. The finish is that of fruit and smoke with a hint of spice.
Dalwhinnie 15 year old Single Malt
Part of the Diageo Classic Malts range Dalwhinnie 15 year old Single Malt is the perfect introduction to unpeated Single Malt Scotch whiskies. It is quite delicate in nature but carries enough weight on the palate that it can trigger the taste buds for any Malt whisky drinker.
The palate has a combination of sweet caramelized fruit with a balancing citrus bite. The finish is long with a touch of balancing spices.
Cragganmore 12yr Old Single Malt
Cragganmore 12yr Old is a Peated Single Malt from the Speyside region in Scotland. The distillery was founded in 1869 by John Smith on land leased from Sir George MacPherson-Grant. What makes Cragganmore unique is the shape of the stills as they have a flat top and are relatively short. The still shape has a definite effect on the taste and aroma of the whisky. The whisky has been aged in 2nd fill bourbon barrels for 12 years, and is lightly peated.
On the nose the Cragganmore 12yr Old Single Malt, has some honey and fruit aromas, such as pears and melons. There are also some aromas of nuts and heather. The palate has notes of dried cherry, honey nuts, with some smoke and leather notes are evident. There is a nice mix of smoke and tobacco on the finish.
Glengoyne 10 year old Single Malt
Glengoyne 10 year old Single Malt gives a real insight into the style of whisky this distillery produces. They produce Single Malt whisky from 100% Un-peated Malt and age solely in ex-sherry casks made from American and European Oak.
The palate of Glengoyne 10 year old Single Malt is a joyous mix of toffee, green apple, lemon, and nuttiness, balanced by some black liqourice and buttery popcorn textures.
Glendronach 12 year old Single Malt
Glendronach 12 year old Single Malt is the perfect introduction to Sherry matured Malt whisky from the Highlands of Scotland. The Glendronach Distillery, now owned by Brown-Forman is part of the trio, Benriach, Glendronach, and Glenglassaugh, Three distilleries which famed Scotch Whisky Blender Billy Walker brought back to life over the last decade.
Glendronach 12 year old Single Malt has a nose filled with rich dried fruits and spice, balanced by honeyed citrus fruits. The palate is a dense feast of rich fruits, vanilla, and toffee providing the sweetness. The finish is typical sherry with rich oak and raisins.
Glenfiddich 12yr Old
Glenfiddich 12yr Old,is a Single Malt Whisky from the Glenfiddich Distillery in Dufftown, Scotland. The Glenfiddich brand are the best-selling whisky in the world. The 12 year old is matured in ex- American oak and ex-sherry oak casks, a pure Speyside style Scotch.
The nose of the Glenfiddich 12yr Old, is that of tropical fruit, such as lemon, melon and orange aromas. There are also some hints of tasted oak aromas that come from the use of ex-bourbon barrels. The palate has flavours of fruit, such as dates, plums, pear and raisins. Flavours of smoke and spices are evident on the mouthfeel. There are some oak and fruit flavours that are welcomed at the end of the dram. The finish also has hints of spice and toasted coffee beans.
Laphroaig 10 year old Single Malt
Laphroaig 10 year old Single Malt is a Peated Islay Single Malt and one of the most recognisable brands in the world of whisky. If you mention Peat chances are someone will mention Laphroaig.
The nose is dominated by salty peat, sea air, and medicinal notes. The palate then allows elements of citrus fruits to come through, pear & lemon, this is surrounded by those salty, briny, seaweed notes from the nose. Laphroaig 10 year old Single Malt is a true representation of the elements of Islay in a whisky.
Springbank 10 year old Single Malt
Springbank 10 year old Single Malt, is made at the Springbank distillery in Campbeltown, a small seaside town on the east coast of Scotland. This distillery is one of the few to perform 100% of production on site, from Floor Malting to Bottling.
This whisky is one of the very best entry level whiskies from any distillery in Scotland. Lightly peated and matured in a selection of ex-bourbon and ex-sherry casks, it exposes some of the best elements from each variable on the palate. Notes of peat smoke, brine, citrus fruits, nutmeg, and cinnamon all present throughout the palate. There is a fantastic warmth to this whisky which brings it's it to a long satisfying finale.
Auchentoshan Three Wood Single Malt
Auchentoshan Three Wood Single Malt is a Triple-distilled single malt from the Auchentoshan Distillery in the Lowlands of Scotland. This whisky is initially matured in ex-bourbon casks, before being finished in Oloroso sherry casks, and Pedro Ximenez sherry casks.
Although a Non-age Statement expression this whisky carries all the depth and complexity of the aged products from Auchentoshan. There is an array of rich and dried fruit present throughout thenose and palate, while the finish is dominated by the European Oak spice. Auchentoshan Three Wood Single Malt is one of the finest Non-age Statement Single Malts available today.
Cardhu 12 Year Old Single Malt
Cardhu 12yr Old, is a Single Malt Scottish Whisky from the Speyside region of Scotland. The company was founded by a Whisky smuggler known as John Cumming in 1824, and is currently run by Diageo. The word Cardhu comes from the Scots Gaelic of Carn Dubh which means, Black Rock. From the companies early beginnings it was ran by Johns wife Helen who used to sell bottles of whisky to passers-by through the window of their farmhouse. A family run business until 1893 when it was sold to Johnnie Walker and Sons, who was later sold to Diageo.
The nose of the Carghu 12yr Old Single Malt, is that of ripe apple and some mild honey notes. There are also some vanilla and wood notes. The palate is that of toffee and vanilla flavours. There are also some undertones of gentle spice and a hint of peaty smoke. The finish is that of some fruit and grain flavours with some enjoyably smoke notes towards the finish.
Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban 12yr Old Port Cask Finish
Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban12yr Single Malt Scottish Whisky comes from the Glenmorangie Distillery in the Highland region. The original Glenmorangie is the base for the Quinta Ruban where it has been finished for 2 extra years in port pipes.
The nose of the Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban 12yr Old Port Cask Finish is that of typical red wine aromas with some blackcurrant and lemon zest notes. There are also some vanilla and fruit undertones such as raspberries, strawberries and cranberries. The palate is that of sweet toffee and cranberry flavours. There are some notes of warm spices and vanilla mixed in to create a complex whisky. The finish has flavours of orange zest and vanilla.
Bunnahabhain 12 Year Old Islay Single Malt Whisky
Bunnahabhain 12 Year Old is a Islay Single Malt Whisky produced in the Bunnahabhain Distillery. The distillery was founded in 1881 near Port Askaig. Bunnahabhain takes a different approach from its many counterparts on Islay considering itself "the gentle taste of Islay". The 12 year old is made with un-chill filtered malts bottled at 46.3% ABV.
The nose of the Bunnahabhain 12 Year Old has notes of tropical fruits along with some earthy, smoked oak aromas. There are also notes of citrus and sea air. The palate is that of creamy, malty, earthy flavours. It is gentle with some swings of spice, clove and a hint of cinnamon. The finish has a tingle of spice that ends in a syrup, creamy and vanilla flavour.
Dalmore 12 year old
A single malt aged for nine years in American white oak ex bourbon casks. Half is then transferred to Oloroso sherry casks for the final three years. The result is a rich sweet whiskey with sherried fruits.
Orange and dark chocolate on the nose. Spiced fruits on the palate. A smooth finish of vanilla, plums and cinnamon.
40 % ABV
Glenmorangie Lasanta 12 Year Old
Glenmorangie's Lasanta is a delicate sherry expression, matured at first in ex-bourbon before being moved to Oloroso and Pedro Ximinez casks for a brief finish and bottled at 12 years old. Originally the Lasanta was bottled at 46%, however this has been lowered slightly to 43%.
The nose is light citrus, singed grapefruit and orange peel, with touches of walnuts evident. The palate holds raisins with soft butterscotch and fudge, before the finish shows roasted coffee and dark chocolate.
Cardhu 15 Years Old Single Malt
Highly praised for its fruity flavour, the Cardhu 15 Year Old is a classical Speyside release. A gold medal recipient from the Scotch Whisky Masters, the 15 is a welcome addition to any bar.
Light with lemon grass and coconut on the nose, the whisky soon turns to oaken fudge on the palate with grazings of almond before a milk chocolate finish.
Laphroaig Quarter Cask Single Malt
Laphroaig Quarter Cask is a Single Malt from the Laphroaig Distillery on the isle of Islay in Scotland, established in 1815. The whisky was matured for 5 to 6 years in ex-bourbon barrels then transferred to quarter casks which as the name implies are much smaller. They are finished for several months in a warehouse that sits next to the sea. It is then bottled at 48% ABV. These smaller barrels give more surface area to the amount of liquid in the barrels which brings out more vanilla and oily notes from the wood.
Springbank 15 Year Old
Hailing from the esteemed Campbelltown distillery, the Springbank 15 Year Old is a brilliant addition to a collection. Ex-bourbon and ex-sherry matured, the dram comes with notes of rich spice and soft brine.
The nose opens with dark sugars into dark chocolate and Christmas cake. On the palate we see creamy figs with a hint of light salt and brine, before a finish of sherry spice and oak closes the dram.
Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban 14 Year Old
he Quinta Ruban 14 Year Old! The whisky is initially matured in bourbon casks before being moved over to ruby Port casks, imparting waves of scrumptious fruit and chocolate notes to the spirit.
Lagavulin 16 year old Single Malt
Lagavulin 16 year old Single Malt is one of Diageo's Classic Malts, and it is the flagship whisky of the Lagavulin Distillery, one of Islay's most famous distilleries. It is a full-bodied, rich, and round whisky, and has many devoted followers world wide.
The nose and palate of this whisky are filled with pungent smoke, rich fruits, kippers, and sweet spice. Even with the pungent smoke, this whisky displays how effectively balanced a whisky can be, with all elements of flavour allowed to play their part. Lagavulin 16 year old Single Malt has set the benchmark for Islay Malts.
Ardbeg Uigeadail Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Ardbeg Uigeadail Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky, is a Single Malt Scotch Whisky produced in the Ardbeg Distillery located on the island of Islay. Uigeadail is named for the loch which provides fresh water to the Ardbeg distillery.
Ardbeg Uigeadail Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky, has notes of salted peanut butter aromas, peat smoke, tobacco and cayenne pepper on the nose. While the palate has flavours of salted caramel, cocoa powder covered marshmallows, tones of citrus bitterness for balance, and pecan pie, incredibly complex. It finishes with smoke, peat texture, with some salty sweetness.