This post will be updated regularly to include whiskies that have caught our eye. From time to time we may also feature the occassional rum, brandy or gin.
Staff Picks - our choices for this month
A 21 year old Speyside single malt from Glenrothes bottled by Signatory Vintage for their Cask Strength Collection.
£300 at www.thewhiskyvault.com
Distilled at the Heaven Hill distillery, matured in charred American white oak barrels and bottled at 110 proof, this spicy rye Pikesville was awarded 97.5pts, and runner up, in the World's Best category in Jim Murray's 2016 Whisky Bible. It also picked up Double Gold at the 'Frisco World Spirits Competition and Best Rye at the World Whiskies Awards 2016.
£150 at www.thewhiskyvault.com
Part of the Distillery Labels series by Gordon & MacPhail, this 2004 vintage Glentauchers was matured in refill American hogsheads for around 14 years, then bottled at 43% vol.
£49.92 at www.abbeywhisky.com
This rare bottling of Ardbeg is the first single cask released by the distillery in many years. Distilled in 2005 and matured in an Oloroso sherry butt, it was bottled at 56.4% vol in 2018 and released during the Feis Ile.
£1750 at www.masterofmalt.com