Islands

Islands

Grouped together, the remote distilleries on the Orkneys, Skye, Mull, Jura, Arran, and one or two more northern and western islands off the Scottish coast, produce what have become known as Island whiskies. Perhaps closest in flavour to that of the characterful malts coming out of ‘neighbouring' distilleries in the Northern and Western Highlands, the rich, complex Island whiskies can be recognized by their peaty, peppery nose, heathery, spicy character and smooth, firm tone.

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ARRAN 10 YEAR OLD 1 LITRE

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Vanilla sweetness and ripe fruit with a hint of cocoa. Soft and sweet on the palate with a spicy twist in the tail.

JURA 16 YEAR OLD 1 Litre

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£60.49

Sumptuous yet gently spiced, soft peaches and honey with a hint of citrus and marzipan.

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JURA PROPHECY 1 LITRE

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Colour: Rich, amber gold with shimmering highlights. Nose: The tarry bonfire notes slowly give way to hints of soft liquorice and nutmeg. Taste: Powerful flavours of peat smoke, fresh cinnamon...


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JURA TURAS-MARA

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£45.99

Deep amber in colour, with faint magenta lights. A rich, and deeply fruity aroma – plums, black cherries, black grapes – dry overall, with a trace of dusty spice drawer. Tasted straight, it has a...

LAPHROAIG BRODIR 70CL

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£89.99

Initial honey sweetness moving to dry, then creamy and floral. Heavy saltiness followed with liquorice root flavour, it develops into a heavy charcoal finish mixing with citrus notes that linger.

TALISKER 57 NORTH 1 Litre

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Tart fruit, sweet to start, with smoke and tar abruptly exploding around the middle of the mouth. Sweet-centred, a little like liqueur chocolate, yet tempered by a savoury edge that stops things...

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TALISKER DARK STORM 1 LITRE

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Talisker Dark Storm is a 45.8% single malt Scotch matured in heavily charred oak casks for flavours of blackcurrant, liquorice and powerful smoke.


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TALISKER NEIST POINT 70CL

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£130.00

Appearance: Deep yellow gold, with copper lights. Nose: Utterly compelling, as immediate traces of spent match and peppery spice rise above clear maritime notes of brine and seaweed, to introduce...