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Scotch Single Malt Whisky

Single malt Scotch whisky is one of the most revered spirits in the world. It has such scope for variation, it can offer complexity or simplicity, unbridled power or a subtle whisper. To legally be called a single malt Scotch, the whisky must be distilled at a single distillery in Scotland, in a copper pot still from nothing other than malted barley, yeast and water. It must then be aged in an oak cask for at least three years and a day, and be bottled at no less than 40% abv.

There are regional variations within Scotland, and terroir and geography play a massive part in the character of the whisky. Though in a Scotch single malt, it is the oak barrel that has the largest effect upon the character of the finished spirit, purported to be at least 60% of the final flavour.

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At first, we got excited about this whisky because we thought it was named after the street The Simpsons lived on. It's not. They live on Evergreen Terrace. We then got excited because it's a stunning...  More info
$162.98
A single cask bottling of the gentle Linkwood as part of the newly launched Managers Choice selection - a range of expressions consisting of a single cask from each of Diageo's 27 malt whisky...  More info
$330.87
The second batch of Glengoyne's Cask Strength, no age statement single malt. Whisky matured in first-fill sherry casks and refill casks go to make this delicious expression and, similar to the first...  More info
$74.08
While many of the Wemyss single casks are named after food that shares a similar flavour profile to the whisky, this one is called 'Merchant's Mahogany Chest', which does bring into question what...  More info
$176.41
Part of Hunter Laing's Old Malt Cask range, which the company continued after splitting from Douglas Laing, this 16 year old Dalmore earns its place next to the other fantastic single cask bottlings...  More info
$114.27
Deanston Virgin Oak
(70cl, 46.30%)
Deanston Virgin Oak is made with young whisky which has been finished in brand new oak casks from Kentucky. Always a pleasure to have Deanston single malt Scotch whisky around, as they are certified...  More info
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$57.37
Distilled in 1955, this Glen Grant single malt was matured in first fill sherry hogsheads.  More info
$947.72
This is a 21 year old Allt-á-Bhainne from the Old Malt Cask range. It was distilled in May 1991 before a sherry butt maturation (note the glorious colour!). It was bottled for Douglas Laing in July...  More info
$160.66
This comes from Gordon and MacPhail's famous Connoisseurs Choice range, now at the higher bottling strength of 46%abv. It was distilled at the Balmenach distillery in 2004, and was matured in sherry...  More info
$55.67
A 'partially' triple-distilled Speysider, this single malt from the Benrinnes distillery was bottled at 15 years for the Flora and Fauna series.  More info
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$69.88
Bunnahabhain around 20-21 years old seems good at the moment. Hard to miss to be honest.  More info
$188.81
A Glen Ord dating back to 1992 - taken from the Directors' Cut range produced by Douglas Laing. 315 bottles were produced from this single cask.  More info
$204.61
With their talents for bottling excellent whisky from other distilleries, how are Gordon and MacPhail at making their own? We'll have you know that they're proper good at that too! What a right...  More info
$74.08
Fettercairn is a Highland whisky which first opened in 1824. This bottle was distilled in 1997 and bottled in 2010 by Gordon & MacPhail.  More info
$56.68
A fabulous 25 year old BenRiach and peated too, which is unusual for a Speyside malt. This is the next step up after the lovely 21 year old Authenticus, offering up more complexity and power as well...  More info
$200.36
A rich and beautifully dark Bunnahabhain which we presume was aged in a very good sherry cask. This stuff was distilled in 1979 and aged for 23 long years before bottling in October 2002. This superb...  More info
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$478.56
While a fair amount of Royal Lochnagar goes into blends, some of it does sneak out as a single malt, like this 16 year old single cask release from Douglas Laing's Old Particular selection. Distilled...  More info
$117.53
Bottled as part of the Celebration of the Cask range by Càrn Mòr, this is a 40 year old Teaninich single malt which spent all that time in a single, sizeable sherry puncheon. 200 well aged bottles of...  More info
$606.74
The Mannochmore edition from the Flora and Fauna range. The series is a great showcase of mid-aged malts, this offers loads of character.  More info
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$70.19
A litre bottle of Cragganmore 12, a classic malt with a complex, honeyed flavour.  More info
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$87.67
A gentle 12 year old from the Tomintoul distillery. This was matured in Oloroso sherry casks.  More info
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$53.19
Bottled at full proof, this whisky from Dufftown is sure to boast plenty of fruit. An outturn of 309 bottles.  More info
$112.21
Duncan Taylor only use rare, well aged whisky for their Tantalus range of releases, and this Banff single malt Scotch whisky fits the bill very well indeed. The Banff distillery closed in 1983, but...  More info
$1636.39
The Glen Keith distillery is back in action once more after being closed since 1999! As they get back up to speed, why not remember what their whisky tasted like with this 21 year old single malt...  More info
$114.27
A 25 year old matured in Gordon and MacPhail's Elgin warehouses. This was matured in first and refill sherry casks and offers a thick, traditional Speyside character.  More info
$124.90

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