Whisky of the Week 58 – 1792 Ridgemont Reserve. 75cl, 46.9%

Whisky of the week # 58 Ridgemont Reserve Back to Bourbon. 1792 Ridgemont Reserve. 75cl, 46.9% 1792 Ridgemont Reserve is a distinctively smooth, handcrafted small-batch bourbon, patiently aged 8 years in new charred oak barrels in Bardstown, Kentucky. This 93.7 proof Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey was named for the year Kentucky became a state. Rich […]

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Whisky of the Week 57 – The Glenlivet Guardians Chapter Limited Edition

Whisky of the week #57 Glenlivet Guardians We have been waiting for this to arrive. The Glenlivet Guardians Chapter. Ltd Edition. 70cl, 48.7% The Guardians have spoken! In late 2013, Glenlivet sent out samples of three different single malts to the Guardians of Glenlivet all over the world and let them choose what would be […]

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Whisky of the week #56 – Provenance Port Ellen

PORT ELLEN 24 YEARS OLD PROVENANCE 1983 70cl 46% ABV 1983 vintage Port Ellen from Douglas McGibbon’s Provenance range. This 24 year old was distilled in spring 1983 making this one of the later bottlings from Port Ellen before the unfortunate closure later the same year. Bottled at in Autumn 2007, this is an un […]

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30 days of Bourbon

30 days of Bourbon. For bourbon lovers, September is a month full of celebration. Declared National Bourbon Heritage Month by an act of Congress, September offers 30 fine days during which true bourbon fans can explore and honor the legacy of America’s Native Spirit. Now is the time to dive into the colorful, fabled history […]

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Whisky of the Week # 55 Hibiki 21 Year Old

Hibiki 21 year old. 70cl, 43.0% Winner Best Japanese Blend – 2014 World Whiskies Awards Winner World’s Best Blended Whisky – 2013 World Whiskies Awards Two years running this is the best Japanese blended Whisky. Hibiki 21 was named World’s Best Blended Whisky at the 2014 World Whiskies Awards and was awarded 96 points in […]

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New Arrival – Kininvie 23 year old Whisky

Kininvie 23 Year Old Was whisky of the week #54. Kininvie 23 yr old 42.6% 35cl This is a one only 35cl bottle in a pretty awesome box. read about it online at www.thewhiskylibrary.co.nz Save as a collectors item or to that very very special friend. The Kininvie Distillery, one of the youngest distilleries in […]

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New Arrival – Highland Park Dark Origins

Just arrived today. Highland Park Dark Origins. 70cl, 46.8% Highland Park Dark Origins is a new core bottling that celebrates the early days of Magnus Eunson’s illicit distilling on Orkney, back before the distillery was even founded in 1798. Highland Park have created a whisky with a suitably ‘dark’ character. Using 80% first-fill Sherry casks […]

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Whisky of the week #54 Kininvie 23 year old

Whisky of the week #54 Kininvie 23 Year Old 1990 35cl, 42.6% If you’ve been wondering about the whisky from the Kininvie Distillery, (which you might have seen if you’ve visited the Balvinie Distillery, or even read about in Jake’s blog) here’s your chance to get a taste of their single malt! This is the […]

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Whisky of the Week #52 – NORVAL’s Sensible Scotch

Whisky of the week #52Norval’s sensible scotch whisky.Norval’s 5 yr old single malt.40 %abv. One year of bringing you some of the Whiskies to you with history & tasting Notes about each Distillery. It started wanting a family run business Whisky. Norval’s was recommended to me in Edinburgh. This blended malt & it’s brother the […]

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