The Redbreast family of Single Pot Still Irish Whiskeys
– A new twist on the sherry influenced pot still whiskey, thanks to an old friendship –
Redbreast has introduced a new, permanent expression to its decorated Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey family; Redbreast Lustau Edition. Finished in hand selected, first-fill sherry butts that are seasoned with Oloroso sherry from the prestigious Bodegas Lustau in Jerez, Spain, this release celebrates the iconic sherry influence found throughout the Redbreast range.
A sweet little bottle was delivered to my home, lovely packed and with a matching tasting glass, Tomintoul Tlàth whisky.
Tomintoul Tlàth is the new edition to the Tomintoul family. The name Tlàth derives from the Gaelic word for – Gentle Smooth – reflecting the true meaning of Tomintoul whisky, known to many as “The Gentle Dram”.
Highland based Tomatin Distillery unveiled at the RSA Vaults in London, an extremely rare single malt whisky, distilled in 1971. This 44 year old single cask release is the first of the luxury Warehouse 6 Collection which will include some of the most refined spirits from the Highland distiller.
As we gather to celebrate the longest day – midsummer, Independent bottler Wemyss Malts releases a gathering of nine new single cask whiskies ranging from 18 to 27 years old. As always the descriptive names of these whiskies are based on the flavours and aromas discovered by the Wemyss tasting panel.
Cù Bòcan is matured in a combination of Sherry, Virgin Oak and Bourbon casks. This exclusive limited edition showcases the influence that Virgin Oak has on our lightly peated single malt. Clean and zingy with hints of smoke and warm spice, this fully matured Virgin Oak limited edition will not disappoint!
Laatste release van Highland Park in veel gelauwerde Walhalla serie Pal voor de poorten van het Walhalla heeft zich de apotheose voltrokken in de serie opzienbarende whisky’s waarmee Highland Park zijn Noordse afkomst eert.
Odin, vernoemd naar de heerser van Asgaard zelf, completeert de Walhalla serie door zich bij Thor, Loki en de mooie Freya aan te sluiten. De legende wil dat Odin, de Alvader van de goden en heerser over Asgaard, een uitgesproken complex karakter bezit.