October 2016 News
It is definitely Autumn, we can feel it in the air. The days are shorter, it is definitely cooler and some brown leaves started to appear on trees. The palate calls for spicier, richer and warmer flavours. Many such flavours can be found in various different beers, whiskies and cigars. Here at Jeffrey st. we've selected Autumn friendly flavours.
Due to popular demand, we have increased the cigar selections available. There are now three different selections: The Cuban selection
contains five specially selected sticks with plenty of flavour and of a reasonable length. The New World
cigar selection includes 5 superb sticks from Nicaragua and beyond. Not sure which cigar selection to go for? Our Mixed Cigar selection
offers three sticks from Cuba and two sticks from the New World.
There is a 20 year old Miltonduf
f bottled by Berry Bros and Rudd now in stock. This whisky has a great palate with toasted notes and a long finish. The Glenrothes 2001 is another great offering. Expect baked apple pie, vanilla notes and some spice. The wonderfully delicious GlenMoray 25 year old
finished in Tawny Port Casks is also available as well as the bargain priced Glen Moray Peated
and GlenMoray Port Finish
. The star of Autumn is definitely the Macallan 1985 Carn Mor Black and Gold Edition. This wonderfully complex whisky is a true rarity, some people consider this whisky as an 'investment whisky', the only thing we know is that is delicious, has deep flavours and
The Guild of Maltheads
At the end of this month The Guild of Maltheads will have its first ever whisky tasting. Every month The Guild of Maltheads will meet and sample at least three unique, rare and limited whiskies before anyone else here at Jeffrey st. More info here
. This post here
answers various questions we've received regarding membership to The Guild.
We have a superb stout which comes from Japan: Hitachino Nest Espresso Stout
. This coffee stout has a creamy palate, plenty of roasted, Autumn-friendly flavours and complexity. Cult brewery Evil Twin Brewing produced an amazing double IPA: Molotov Cocktail
. This phenomenal brew has oily, citrus notes and pine-like undertones. Nano brewery Luckie Ales
has released an amazing IPA
, we have very limited stocks and it's going down a treat! Exiled Brewers have also released their much awaited cream ale
. This style of beer has a unique and quirky history that we cover in this post.