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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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Hunter Laing, Stewart Laing's new company after he and his brother split Douglas Laing's assets between them, have released their first Old & Rare bottlings. It as label that has always been reserved...  More info
$351.45
An 8 year old Tamdhu from the newly repackaged MacPhail's Collection, now bottled at the higher strength of 43% abv.  More info
$45.07
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The Singleton of Dufftown's first appearance in Diageo's annual Special Releases, this mighty-fine herbaceous 28 year old is a welcome addition. Ordinarily, the contents of...  More info
$399.37
Speyside isn't just a famous whisky region in Scotland, it's also the name of the distillery where this 17 year old single cask whisky was distilled back November 1996. That month, Robson & Jerome and...  More info
$108.58
Just look at this Inchmurrin's wondrous packaging! There appears to be some sort of ox or similar creature of bovine proportions silhouetted upon a mountain. Also, there's someone playing on what...  More info
$75.10
Maturation in a sherry butt for 18 years was long enough for this Inchgower whisky according to Hunter Laing. Their Old Malt Cask range is only bottled when they think it has reached the pinnacle of...  More info
$139.97
16 year old single malt Scotch whisky from the Glenrothes distillery in Speyside; matured in a single cask. The cask was filled in 1997 and opened in 2014, when the whisky was bottled for the Coopers...  More info
$124.83
A Connoisseurs Choice bottling of Benrinnes single malt Scotch whisky, bottled by Gordon and MacPhail. It was distilled in 1997, matured in a mix of sherry butts and American oak casks and bottled in...  More info
$61.66
Lorne Mackillop chooses the expressions that become part of the Mackillop's Choice range, and they're all absolutely top notch drams. Distilled at the Islay distillery in 1990, this Caol Ila has been...  More info
$268.76
A Speyside favourite - Benrinnes single malt. This Signatory bottling is drawn from two bourbon barrels, filled in October 1999 and bottled in February 2014. 723 bottles of 14 year old Benrinnes...  More info
$60.91
Another bottling of 8 year Highland whisky from a secret distillery bottled by Ian Macleod. Presented "as they got it", this release is at natural cask strength, free from chill-filtration.  More info
$82.09
This 15 year old BenRiach was finished in Madeira barrels from Henriques and Henriques after an initial maturation in ex-bourbon American oak casks.  More info
$65.81
This is a twenty-three year old bottling of Braes of Glenlivet (or Braeval) single malt whisky bottled by Speciality Drinks for their Single Malts of Scotland range.  More info
$126.64
As part of Hunter Laing's Old & Rare collection, this Benrinnes 27 Year Old is certainly both of those adjectives. It was distilled in August 1985 in a refill butt and left to mature for 27 years...  More info
$334.55
A Benrinnes from independent bottler Montgomerie's. Distilled on 5th October 1988, aged in cask 2835, and bottled in March 2013. After over 24 years of maturation, expect great concentration from this...  More info
$192.57
A punchy single malt from Islay, matured for 10 years. Auld Reekie is very round and full-bodied. From Duncan Taylor.  More info
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$83.61
A bottle of Highland single malt from an unnamed distillery. Glenandrew is a 10 year old whisky with a handsome pheasant adorning the label.  More info
$42.24
Distilled in 1995 and aged for 13 years in cask 12718, this Glendullan was bottled for the acclaimed Managers Choice series by Diageo. It's rare to see an official Glendullan, and there are just 636...  More info
$273.71
A single cask release from Berry Brothers & Rudd, who have bottled a rather splendid 18 year old single malt from the Glen Grant distillery.  More info
$137.43
WM Cadenhead have used the very traditional name for the Glen Grant distillery with this release of 24 year old Glen Grant single malt Scotch whisky. It was matured in a bourbon barrel, producing 156...  More info
$153.13
A 21 year old single malt, triple distilled and aged in second fill sherry casks, though nothing is lost to the power of the sherry. This bottling stands as the flagship for the core Auchentoshan...  More info
$203.58
Back in February 2000, when we were all still just getting used to writing the date with a "20" instead of a "19", this Craigellachie single malt was distilled and filled into a sherry butt. Skip...  More info
$159.46
A 12 year old from Glen Spey, released as part of Diageo's Flora and Fauna series.  More info
$62.96
This Bruichladdich is part of the John Milroy Selection bottled by Berry Brothers and Rudd. John Milroy led the Scotch Single Malt movement in London from the early 60’s with his brother Wallace.  More info
$163.18
18 year old Glentauchers, drawn from two bourbon barrels by Càrn Mòr for their splendid Strictly Limited range. Only 443 bottles of this delicious single malt Scotch whisky were produced.  More info
$97.28

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