Every author, poet and dramatist has their own way of dealing with the dreaded writer’s block: going for a walk, having a cup of coffee, or enjoying a drink and a chat with friends. With this amazing Writer’s Tears gift set, which includes a bottle of Writer’s Tears Pot Still Blend and a pair of […]
Produced in a batch of just 159 bottles, the Jane Doe 1989/2016 Caribbean Rum Cask Finish is a definite must-have for anyone keen to boost the rare bottles in their collection. It was distilled in 1989 before being left to mature in Caribbean Rum casks for 27 years, giving it a caramel-like sweetness that is […]
This whiskey curiosity, a 15 Year Old single malt, is the fourth “volume” in the Teeling Distillery’s Revival series. Aged in ex-bourbon for 14 years before a final 12 months in Muscat Wine barrels from the Douro Valley. Its maturation in Muscat Port casks gives it a wonderful golden hue, and a beautifully complex palate […]
From independent bottlers Blackadder comes A Drop of the Irish Whiskey Single Malt: a gorgeous, pale gold expression bottled “as naturally as possible”, in line with Blackadder’s mission statement. Many reviews compare the aromas and flavours of A Drop of the Irish Whiskey to the smooth, well-balanced qualities commonly found in Bushmills whiskey, and so […]
Independent bottler Blackadder is on a mission: to bottle whiskey as naturally as possible. This involves a lighter filtration process, allowing greater emphasis on the character of the cask in the whiskey. One product of such a process is A Drop of the Irish Sherry Cask Finish, a rare find from a batch of less […]
Whether you’re happily perusing a good book, or frantically scribbling one of your own, the 2016 Writer’s Tears Cask Strength Edition is a welcome and worthy accompaniment. Bottled at 53% ABV, this limited edition Irish whiskey packs enough punch to either cure the worst case of writer’s block, or at the very least, provide a […]
Tullamore Dew has long been considered a cornerstone of fine Irish whiskey, and this 14 Year Old single malt is certainly no exception to the rule. To give this delectable expression its rich, multi-layered yet well-balanced flavour, the Tullamore Dew 14 Year Old Single Malt is matured and finished in no less than four different […]
The Nectar of the Daily Drams is a name that evokes visions of decadence, enjoyment, celebration, and rightly so when it comes to this 15 Year Old expression. Beautifully light amber in colour, this elegant, flavourful single malt is a perfect way to recall summer sunshine on a cold evening, and is equally satisfying as […]
Northern Ireland’s Bushmills Distillery is one of the great icons of Irish whiskey production, and this sinfully indulgent expression, bottled by the Scotch Malt Whiskey Society, is a glowing example of the distillery’s may distinguished masterpieces. Aged over 15 years in first-fill ex-Bourbon barrels, the Sinful Indulgence expression of the Bushmills 2002 SMWS series is […]
Many will recognise the name “Peaky Blinders” from the hit BBC series, based on the stories of a notorious 19th/20th century street gang. However, it is also the name given to some outstanding spirits, such as this delightfully dark and delicious spiced rum. The deep, dark hue of the Peaky Blinder Black Spiced Rum is […]
What do you get when you mature a single malt in port and bourbon casks? A malt made in Heaven, or the Dingle Distillery which is surely not far off! The rich, amber hue of the whiskey is a perfect compliment to the complex and aromatic flavour that this unique maturation process creates.
A novel twist on the classic Irish whiskey maturation method, this creamy offering from the Dingle distillery has been matured in Pedro Ximénez sherry casks to give it extra depth and sweetness. Expect warming notes of fudge, spice, and a festive hint of dried fruit and peels.
A firm favourite with whiskey connoisseurs the world over, this Bushmills 12 Year Old single malt is aromatic and full-bodied. Best enjoyed with close friends while sharing anecdotes in comfortable chairs by the fire after dinner.
Created in celebration of Jack Ryan’s centenary year, this limited edition 15-year-old single malt makes an ideal addition to any whiskey collector’s cabinet, a special gift, and an all-round excellent dram. The Centenary whiskey’s beautiful, pale gold hue brings notes of warming honey and vanilla, with a smooth, creamy taste that lingers warmly with just a […]
This excellent single cask whiskey is a joint release from Sansibar and whisky specialist Van Der Boog. It is a single malt whiskey that was matured in a Sherry Cask for 15 Years before being bottled. The results are a fruity and rich dram that brings coffee, dark chocolate, red berries and the occasional hint […]