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Now in Stores 25th March 2018

Now in Stores 25th March 2018

This weeks Now in Stores seems to have been a quiet week with only 98 new items in the listing from 3 online retailers.

A History Lesson of Blended Scotch With Douglas Laing

A History Lesson of Blended Scotch With Douglas Laing

Anyone who knows anything about Douglas Laing and Co knows their roots stem back to the purchase of the King of Scots blend and that blending whisky was the main purpose of the business until fairly recently.

Four New Jura Signature Series Reviews

Four New Jura Signature Series Reviews

Jura, probably one of my favourite distilleries, recently announced a completely new range of their whiskies, and this post reviews four of the five new releases.

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Aberfeldy 2001 single cask #21444

Aberfeldy 2001 single cask #21444

My good friend Barry from The Whisky Philes recently took part in a tweet tasting of this Aberfeldy dram with The Whisky Wire and shared some of the generous samples from these single cask expressions with me.


SMWS 65.5 Old School Speyside

SMWS 65.5 Old School Speyside

This dram is from a distillery with a chequered past that closed in 1998, has since been knocked down and replaced with part of another distillery with a different name, so although the site and location might be used the name of this distillery will not.


Aberfeldy 1999 Single Cask #5

Aberfeldy 1999 Single Cask #5

My good friend Barry from The Whisky Philes recently took part in a tweet tasting of this Aberfeldy dram with The Whisky Wire and shared some of the generous samples from these single cask expressions with me.


Inchmurrin 2008 Cask #79 Heathrow Terminal 5 Exclusive

Inchmurrin 2008 Cask #79 Heathrow Terminal 5 Exclusive

Global Travel Retail is an ever expanding market for whisky, and other luxury goods, and it's nice when the bottles are smaller batch, or single cask and not the mass produced no age statements that some distilleries are pumping out for this market.


Dalmore Port Wood Reserve

Dalmore Port Wood Reserve

Dalmore is a distillery i can have a bit of a love/hate relationship with due to their extensive use of sherry casks and my love of ex bourbon casks.


Glen Moray 2002 Cabernet Sauvignon Finish

Glen Moray 2002 Cabernet Sauvignon Finish

My good friend Barry from The Whisky Philes recently took part in a tweet tasting of Glen Moray drams with The Whisky Wire and shared some of the generous samples from these single cask expressions with me.


Get Your Angel Share Here

Get Your Angels' Share

Below are a number of Specialist Retailers from whom you can purchase your Whisky, and other spirits, remember to check them all for the best deal for you.