Whisky New Releases 2017 Week 6

Welcome to The Whiskyphiles New Releases, our weekly report on the best of both the official and independently bottled whisky recently released.

Our top picks this week are distinctly US feeling – why not try something a little different for a change and none of these will break the bank:

  1. Jim Beam Rye Pre-Prohibition Style
  2. Wild Turkey Russell’s Reserve 10 Year Old
  3. Sonoma County Cherrywood Rye

Sláinte!

Barry@TheWhiskyphiles

Càrn Mòr

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Caperdonich 24 Year Old 1992 cask 121141 Celebration Of The Cask (70cl, 58.9%) £210.39

Chivas

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Royal Salute 21 Year Old Blue Wade Decanter (70cl, 40%) £94.95

Claxton’s

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Ardmore 8 Year Old 2008 (70cl, 55.1%) £47.03

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Ben Nevis 17 Year Old 1999 (70cl, 54.8%) £84.31

Douglas Laing

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Bunnahabhain 1990 25 Year Old Xtra Old Particular (70cl, 44.2%) £199

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Laphroaig 18 Year Old 1998 Old Particular Consortium of Cards (70cl, 50%) £137.95

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Mortlach 1989 26 Year Old Xtra Old Particular (70cl, 57.8%) £260

Glenfiddich

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Glenfiddich 40 Year Old Rare Collection Release Number 13 (70cl, 46.2%) £2,720.77

Jim Beam

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Jim Beam Rye Pre-Prohibition Style (70cl, 40%) £27.25

Mackillop’s Choice

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Glen Garioch 25 Year Old 1990 cask 8554 (70cl, 40.5%) £191.91

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Glenburgie 26 Year Old 1989 cask 16309 (70cl, 53.3%) £209.24

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Glenrothes 18 Year Old 1997 cask 234 (70cl, 54.3%) £128.40

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Linkwood 26 Year Old 1989 cask 7327 (70cl, 47.3%) £303.02

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Strathmill 18 Year Old 1997 cask 1530 (70cl, 52%) £127.70

Master of Malt

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Loch Lomond 19 Year Old 1996 Single Cask (70cl, 62%) £83.95

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Macduff 18 Year Old 1997 Single Cask (70cl, 54.4%) £117.95

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Mortlach 19 Year Old 1997 Single Cask (70cl, 56.2%) £141.95

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Tobermory Heavily Peated 19 Year Old 1997 Single Cask (70cl, 59.5%) £136.95

Sonoma County

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Sonoma County Cherrywood Rye (70cl, 47.8%) £62.95

Suntory

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Suntory Yamazaki 25 Year Old Sherry Cask (70cl, 43%) £3,000

Wild Turkey

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Wild Turkey Russell’s Reserve 10 Year Old (75cl, 45%) £57.45