A WM Cadenhead Small Batch bottling of 25 year old single malt Scotch whisky from the Glentauchers distillery in Speyside (which you don't often hear a lot about - though it's always a pleasure when…
Kininvie Special Release #1 sees three single casks from the distillery's inaugural run bottled for release (cask 8 released in Taiwan, cask 20 in Europe and cask 21 in the UK). In total, just 1,600…
Mighty Mortlach, and a 24 year old at that! Here we have this Speysider at natural cask strength, filled into a single cask on 14th May 1991 and disgorged on 2nd December 2015, yielding 587 bottles.
An Old & Rare Platinum bottling of Inchbower single malt Scotch whisky, matured in a single refill hogshead for 25 years. It was distilled way back in October 1989 and left to age until October 2014,…
25 year old Bunnahabhain single malt Scotch whisky, distilled on the Isle of Islay in October 1989! It was bottled by Signatory for their Cask Strength Collection, drawing from two casks (#5809 and…
Distilled in Czechoslovakia in 1989, before the Velvet Revolution, this forgotten whisky was made from Czech barley (with the use of a hammer mill - hence the name) and also matured in Czech oak. A…
This is a delicious, smartly repackaged 25 year old from the Tullibardine distillery. It boasts all of that typically malty, creamy, slightly spicy we've come to associate with the distillery.
This Balblair was distilled in 1991 and bottled by Gordon and MacPhail for their Private Collection. The whisky has been finished in a Crozes-Hermitage red wine cask for a rich fruity flavour.
A special single cask release of late '80s Bunnah to celebrate Boisdale's 25th anniversary. Distilled on 20th October 1989 and bottled in 2015, the outturn was just 200 bottles.
A rare bottling of Littlemill single malt Scotch whisky, distilled in 1988 - four years before production at the distillery in the Lowlands was stopped. This independent bottling by Berry Brothers &…
A 25 year old Dalwhinnie from Diageo's 2015 Special Releases, the first time a bottling from this distillery featured since 2012 (also a 25 year old). Matured in refill American oak hogsheads, this…
Gordon and MacPhail
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.
Well aged Caol Ila, anyone? Oh yes, this is a single cask bottling of 25 year old single malt from the legendary Islay distillery, presented as part of the Xtra Old Particular range by Douglas Laing.…
An independent bottling of 24 year old single malt Scotch whisky from the Tamnavulin distillery. You don't get to see much Tamnavulin these days, so these bottling are always a treat. The whisky used…
Isle of Jura
A 1990 vintage single malt from Jura, matured in a refill hogshead for 25 years. It was distilled back in November 1990 and bottled in November 2015 with a release of 249 bottles, presented as part…
Matured in a single refill hogshead for a quarter of a century, this Inchgower was distilled in October 1989 and bottled by Douglas Laing in August 2015. The outturn was 294 bottles.
The Glenfiddich 25 Year Old Rare Oak was originally released for the Travel Retail market. It's drawn from a mixture of Spanish Sherry butts and American bourbon barrels, resulting in a rich, complex…
Ooh, an indie Aberlour! Don't see many of these, do you? This was bottled by Douglas Laing for the Xtra Old Particular range, drawn from a single Sherry butt which matured the whisky from November…
Cask strength Bruichladdich! This 25 year old Islay single malt was distilled back in September 1990 and left to age in a single refill butt until November 2015, when it was bottled with an outturn…
From the famous Orkney distillery, Highland Park, comes this single malt Scotch whisky which was distilled in December 1991 and bottled in July 2013 for the Mackillop's Choice range, with just 262…
One of a group of distilleries to feature in the 2015 Special Releases that's rarely seen, in this case because it was only open from 1974 to 1993. Matured in refill American oak hogsheads and…
A cask strength 1991 vintage Glenlivet, this is a single barley edition of Nadurra, in this case the Triumph variety. Very tasty indeed.
An Old Malt Cask bottling of single malt from the Strathmill distillery in the Speyside region. This fruit-forward whisky was distilled in October 1989 and left to mature in a single refill butt for…
Isle of Jura
An Old Malt Cask bottling of 24 year old Isle of Jura single malt Scotch whisky, matured in a single refill hogshead. It was distilled February 1991 and left to age until March 2015, when it was…
With much of the malt this distillery produces making its way into J&B blended whisky, and no range of its own, it's to the independent bottlers that we look for releases. Here we have a single cask…