Home Tasting Packs
For those heroes who are sticking to WHO guidance and staying at home, we have created this home tasting packs. We will be running the tastings every two weeks on Zoom. Choose form one of the following three options that will be delivered to your door:
Douglas Laing Tasting Pack - sample four amazing drams from Douglas Laing's superb range. Craigellachie 10 year old 'Single Minded', from a single cask (43% ABV), Blair Athol 12 year old 'Provenance' (46% ABV), Jura 12 year old 'Water' one of 268 bottles released at 54.3% ABV, North British 30 year old XOP bottled at 50.7% ABV just 213 bottles were ever released.
Cask Strength Tasting Pack - four whiskies bottled at natural cask strength. Add as much or as little water as you like, we recommend you try them without water first. The whiskies in this pack are: Bruichladdich 8 year old bottled at 65.8% ABV by Lady of the Glen independent bottlers. From the same bottlers we included a fantastic 14 year old Aberfeldy bottled at 56.8% ABV, this release consisted originally of just 184 bottles. Independent bottlers A.D. Rattray released just 298 bottles of a superb Glenrothes, it was aged fro 12 years in a bourbon cask and was bottled at 66.7% ABV. The fourth whisky was the phenomenal Octomore 10.1 bottled at 59.8% ABV and with a generous 107 ppm.
Jeffrey Street Top Picks - Our own top picks for the fortnight what we enjoy drinking. (This will change every Couple of Weeks.) Check the picture to see what we have chosen.
Peaty Delights tasting pack - for those among us who enjoy the earthy, rich and medicinal flavour of peated whiskies this tasting pack should do the trick. It contains the following whiskies: Kilchoman Machir Bay bottled at 46% ABV. Port Charlotte Islay Barley 2011 bottled at 50% ABV. Caol Ila 18 year old bottled at 43% ABV and a single cask Laphroaig 15 year old bottled at 48.4% ABV.
Sherry Bombs tasting pack - Whiskies aged in sherry casks made many of us fall in love with Malt whisky. This Home tasting pack contains 4 sherry delights and they are: Dailuaine 16 year old bottled at 43% ABV. Tomatin 18 year old bottled at 46% ABV. Gleann Mor 18 year old Speyside Blended Malt bottled at 46.8% ABV and Kilchoman Sanaig bottled at 46% ABV.
The bottles are labeled identically and can be differentiated by numbers. Each tasting pack will contain a card with information about the whiskies.
Each pack contains four 50ml bottles which should be enough to share with your quarantining partner or to be split into two.