News: August 2015 Whisky Releases
anCnoc Peatlands, 46% ABV
This product is a regional exclusive available in Eastern & Western Europe and Scandinavia. Peated to 9ppm.
Dalwhinnie Winter’s Gold, 43% ABV
In the winter months Dalwhinnie distillery is often subjected to some of the coldest days Scotland has to offer. The spirit distilled in these harsh winter months has been used to create this indulgent, honeyed expression of Dalwhinnie.
Glenturret Andy Murray Bottle-Your-Own/Distillery Exclusive, 60.1% ABV
Johnnie Walker 10 Years Old Select Cask – Rye Cask Finish, 46% ABV
The inaugural expression will form part of a collection of limited edition blends that will be released over the next few years, with each variant featuring a different wood finish. The Rye Cask Finish starts with Cardhu Single Malt and several grain whiskies that form the core of the blend. It has been aged for 10 years in first-fill American oak casks that previously aged Bourbon, before finishing for six months in American rye casks to give “rich layers of flavour with hints of spice and vanilla”.
Royal Brackla 12 Years Old, 40% ABV
Salute a superior Scotch: almonds, vine fruits, opulent spices; steeped in sherried richness. Ennobled nectar, fit for a king.
Royal Brackla 16 Years Old, 40% ABV
A royal flush of flavour: vanilla, soft caramel, ripe apricots; replete with sherry tones. Hold court with a monarch of the glens.
Royal Brackla 21 Years Old, 40% ABV
All hail a high-born spirit: summer berries, dark chocolate, star anise; infused with sherry sweetness. A member of malt aristocracy.
Scapa Skiren, 40% ABV
Scapa Skiren is matured in First Fill American Oak casks, to impose “a smooth creamy sweetness with a hint of tropical, citrus fruit and coastal heather”
Cu Bocan Bourbon Limited Edition, 46% ABV
This exclusive limited edition, launched in July 2015, showcases the influence that Bourbon Oak has on our lightly peated single malt. Rich and creamy with hints of smoke and sweet citrus.
Tomatin Contrast, 46% ABV
We have just released a limited edition pack of Tomatin Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky called Contrast – a unique comparison of fully matured Bourbon and Sherry whiskies from Tomatin Distillery. In each pack, there are two 350ml bottles each containing a vatting of casks from 1973, 1977, 1988, 1991, 2002 and 2006, with one of the vattings being from Ex-Bourbon casks and the other from Ex-Sherry casks. Bottled at 46%, both whiskies are non-chill filtered and natural colour, and display greatly contrasting colours and flavours.
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