Impressively aged Aberfeldy single malt Scotch whisky.
Nose: Honeyed and fruity nose with grist/barley malt, digestive biscuits coated in milk chocolate, a little orange zest and spice.
Palate: Creamy palate with custard, gingerbread, cooked apples, toffee and chocolate-covered raisins.
Finish: A long, soft finish with nectarine and Manuka honey on the tail. ABV: 40%
Aberlour 12 Year Old Non Chill Filtered 700ml: Note:No whisky was chillfiltered in the making of this Aberlour, keeping all the flavour from the cask in the whisky, not the filter. It is a 12 year old expression of Highland single malt Scotch whisky with an absolutely gorgeous amber hue, radiant like the sun. Tasting Notes: Nose: Rich fig, raisin and caramel. Soft, warm apples and a very light sprinkle of dark chocolate flakes. Palate: Nutty, fruit and warming. More caramel, cinnamon, nutmeg and plenty of entertaining fruit notes. Finish: Dark chocolate returns for the long finish. Overall: Great whisky for a cold evening.
Aberlour 15 year old is a rare single malt scotch whisky. Forged by the mountains at Ben Rinnes using a pure fresh clear water source, and then matured in both ex bourbon casks and sherry casks to give this Whisky a melody of flavours.
Old gold colour. This rich Cognac is supple and indulgent and is characterised by its aromatic complexity where the aromas of cedar wood, candied fruits and honey mix. In the mouth, the complexity is expressed with candied fruits and spices, including cinnamon. The wood aromas bring great length and incomparable richness. It is followed by a very supple honeyed finish sustained by citrus, honey, cigar box and candied orange notes.
The freshness and delicacy of Ice Cognac affirms its identity as an owner’s Cognac made by the family Abécassis. Over the course of a tasting, the softness of Ice Cognac gradually reaches a fresh and lively finish.
Launched in April 2015, the release of BenRiach 10 year old marks a milestone in the BenRiach Distillery Company's ownership. For the first time they have a core bottling created predominantly with spirit distilled under the new owner's watch. It's presented at 43% and is matured in ex-bourbon and ex-Sherry casks for a classic Speyside style. ABV: 43%
This luscious 12 year old Single Malt Scotch Whisky is unconventionally made using three facets of sherry cask maturation: full sherry cask maturation, combined with Pedro Ximénez and Oloroso sherry cask finishing, for unexpected layers of fruit sweetness and toasted oak spice. ABV: 46%
With 25 years of maturity, the Ancestors' Reserve forms part of our exclusive travel retail range which commissions our home in Rothes, and the community over which it presides. The Manse was formerly the home of the ministers, a place with open hearth, where the people of the small town and its church have come to share wisdom, and of course a dram. It's our Ancestors who made The Glenrothes and bestowed us the warm welcome. This whiskey celebrates them ". Color : A rich gold. Aroma: Rich, fruit compote, honey with a hint of citrus. Shows a nice maturity with delicious fruitiness, gentle and soft. Taste : Dried fruits wrapped in the viscosity of dark honey and a hint of licorice.
Originally released for Travel Retail, the Glenrothes Manse Reserve is made with whisky drawn mostly from American oak casks, with a helping of Sherry oak cask whisky too. Lots of fruit notes running through this one (pear drops and apple), along with vanilla custard and a little hint of spice on the mid-palate.
The Glenrothes Minister's Reserve is on the higher end of their Travel Retail range, made with well-matured single malt, most of which was aged in Spanish oak casks. An excellent expression, jam-packed with Sherried spices, vanilla sponge topped with blackberries, satsuma segments and mocha. ABV:43%
Distilled at Tullibardine in the Highlands, this is a very tasty new whisky which was finished in a 225 litre cask (thus the name) which previously held maturing Sauternes dessert wine from Chateau Suduiraut. The result is a golden-coloured single malt with a deliciously creamy, fruity flavour. ABV: 43%
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