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Rare and Limited Whiskies For April

30/03/2016

A selection of new and returning rarities from Scotland, Japan, Australia and the US in store now in limited quantities.

SCOTLAND

Littlemill 12-Year-Old

An official bottling from the destroyed Littlemill lowland distillery, which had a claim as Scotland’s oldest whisky distillery until it burnt down. MORE INFO

CaskStrength.net 3D Blend

A fun, cask strength (obviously) blended malt released a few years ago by the guys who used to run one of whisky’s best blogs. Malt from Dalwhinnie, Dailuaine and Dufftown. MORE INFO

Kilchoman Single Cask Distillery Exclusive

A single ex-bourbon cask from the early days of the young Islay farm distillery, released only through the distillery themselves. MORE INFO

Imperial 1993 Gordon & MacPhail

A fruity sherry-cask matured release from the now-demolished Speyside distillery Imperial. MORE INFO

JAPAN

 

Yamazaki 18 Year Old

We’ve managed to secure some bottles of the elusive Yama 18. It’s not exactly cheap, but it’s very hard to find this this pioneering whisky these days. MORE INFO

Mars Komagatake ‘Rindo’

A new single malt from the revitalised Shinshu distillery, this is their latest limited release expression. MORE INFO

Miyagikyo NAS

The new bottling of Nikka’s Miyagikyo distillery, bottled at 45%. MORE INFO

Nikka Coffey Grain Moody & Mellow

A distillery-exclusive bottling of grain whisky from Nikka. Understandably very rare in Australia and bottled at 55%. MORE INFO

Sun Shine 20 Year Old

A rare 20-year-old whisky from the oft-overlooked Wakatsuru distillery in Japan. Limited edition release comes in a beautiful ceramic decanter and is bottled at 50%. Expect a bit of peat. MORE INFO

AUSTRALIA

Nant Cask Strength Releases

Hard to find as most bottlings go straight into their Nant bars, we have the port and sherry wood releases in store. MORE INFO

Heartwood 'Epiphany At The Lakes'

A ten-year-old Lark single malt bottled by Tassie indie bottler Heartwood - this is the oldest Lark release on the market. Just 240 in the run. MORE INFO

Black Gate 520s

Very last remaning bottles of New South Wales' own Black Gate distillery's fourth whisky release. Vatted from five 20 litre casks there were just 159 in the run and is their first release at 67% cask strength. MORE INFO

USA

Pappy Van Winkle 23-Year-Old

One bottle of the world's most sought-after bourbons. MORE INFO 

Scott Fitzsimons