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Nov 27

Staff Picks: eye catching new spirit releases

Posted on 27th November 2017 by Pierre

This post will be updated regularly to include whiskies that have caught our eye. From time to time we may also feature the occassional rum, brandy or gin.

Staff Picks - our choices for this month

Royal Salute 21 Year

Royal Salute 21 Year

An ultra premium classic blended scotch from the Chivas Brothers stable. This luxurious whisky with notes of honey, orange and a touch of smoke makes a perfect fireside dram for the festive season.

£115 at www.masterofmalt.com

Pierre
Glenrothes 2006 - Single Cask 5469

Glenrothes 2006 - Single Cask 5469

To celebrate their tenth anniversary, Abbey Whisky have worked with Glenrothes to bottle a single cask whisky, distilled in 2006 and packing a punch at 67.1% ABV. Matured under sherry wood this looks like a humdinger.

£69.95 at www.abbeywhisky.com

Pierre
Glen Moray 30 year old - Murray McDavid Mission Gold

Glen Moray 30 year old - Murray McDavid Mission Gold

Most Glen Moray distillery released expressions are firmly at the budget end of the single malt market, but this independently bottled 30 year could challenge any preconceptions that may have given you about the distillery.

£225.09 at www.masterofmalt.com

Jean-Luc
Caroni 18 Year Old 1998 Trinidadian Rum - Kill Devil

Caroni 18 Year Old 1998 Trinidadian Rum - Kill Devil

If you fancy a change from whisky for a festive dram, why not try an ultra premium dark rum. This beauty from Trinidad is rich and complex, offering a sweet yet smoky flavour profile sure to delight rum newbies and aficionados alike.

£209.46 at www.masterofmalt.com

Jean-Luc
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