Monthly Turnout – March 2017

Hi there,

March turnout brings a colourful explosion of flavours with 6 great single casks drams to taste and explore.

Sláinte,
Your friends at the Luxembourgish Cask Selection


Port Dundas (Single Grain)

25 Year Old single grain Scotch whisky. Matured in a Hogshead and bottled at 60.6% by Signatory Vintage for the Cask Strength range. 258 numbered bottles.

€ 139.10

2 in stock
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Nose: Initially clean and toffee sweet before it heads somewhat spicy, home-baked and sherbety.
Palate: Concentrated citric fruitiness topped with creme anglaise, vanilla and mocha flavours.
Finish: Combines all in a barley sugared coating.

 


Edradour

10 Year Old Highland single malt whisky from the smallest distillery in Scotland. Bottled at 46% by Signatory Vintage for their un-chill filtered and un-coloured range.

€63.00

7 in stock
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Nose: Popcorn, caramel, rum spices and a touch of red fruit.
Palate: Red fruit begins to build more and more on the palate, along with hints of citrus peels. Malty.
Finish: Slightly smoky oak. Still has raisin and prune notes.


Glentauchers

A 6 year old single malt from the Glentauchers distillery in Speyside, aged in a refill hogshead and distilled in 2009 and bottled in 2016 at 46%. This is a release of 397 bottled from the Hepburn’s Choice range bottled by Langside.

€44.70

5 in stock
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Nose: Enjoyably gristy, with a touch of porridge oats and sponge cake.
Palate: More sponge cake notes, though now it’s a lemon drizzle cake with those little chunks of sugar on top!
Finish: Medium length with notes of waxy citrus and a touch of buttered bread.


Laphroaig

Sherried Laphroaig – yum yum yum! This single malt Scotch whisky was distilled on the Isle of Islay in February 2001 and aged in a refill sherried butt until April 2016, when the chaps at Hunter Laing bottled it for the Old Malt Cask range. 357 bottles were produced.

€224.30

4 in stock
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Nose: Sweet with sultanas, prunes, iodine and seaweed
Palate: Buttery with liquorice, peat, seaweed and prunes
Finish: Long and dry with just a hint of peat


Linkwood

Distilled in September 1991, matured in a hogshead and bottled in June 2016 at 50% alcohol this exquisite 24 year old Linkwood is a stunning dram. Linkwood is a great performer in general and is exceptionally good at this age!

154.80

2 in stock
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Nose: Grist, quince jam, grassy malt and pecans.
Palate: Dried citrus peels, spicy pepper and clove, apple.
Finish: Meringue and potpourri. Rich, classic, divine.


Talisker Premier Barrel

A peaty treat for nostalgic whisky fans. This 5 year old Talisker single malt Scotch whisky has been bottled by Douglas Laing in handsome bottled styled like the decanters from the 1800s. Only 463 bottles were produced.

116.10

6 in stock
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Nose: Maritime saltiness and sweet seaweed.
Palate
: A totally terrifically tasty Talisker. A magical maritime malt with a medley of sweet seaweed, sea-salt and subtle smokiness.
Finish: Smoke balanced by a burst of barley brilliance and perky pepper-y perfection!


Tastings Calendar

Join us at one of the events below or organize a private tasting for your friends, team or why not — just yourself!

Mar 4, 8pm
Independent Bottlers Tasting @ Hotel Koch-Schilt
8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Mar 14, 7pm
Tasting – Schokoladenseite @ Mondo del Caffè Genusswelt
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Mar 15, 7pm
Tasting – Schokoladenseite @ Updown Bar
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Mar 28, 7pm
Tasting – Un-fass-bar @ Mondo del Caffè Genusswelt
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Mar 29, 7pm
Tasting – Un-fass-bar @ Updown Bar
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

See our tasting calendar here