Single Malt Scotch
Out of stock
Flat $9.99 or $14.99. Determined at checkout.
Adelphi Selections, based in Ardnamurchan, Argyll, in the Scottish Highlands, sources and bottles an exclusive collection of super-premium single-malt, single-cask Scotch whiskies from the most respected distilleries in Scotland. The Adelphi Nosing Team is chaired by world-renowned whisky expert Charles Maclean. On average, one of every 40 barrel samples tasted is selected for bottling under the Adelphi Selections label. Each selection is made by judging the unique characteristics bestowed by individual casks, resulting in rare bottlings that represent a completely unique and authentic representation of a given distillery and a given cask.
A rich caramel-gold color, this 2014 bottling from the Bunnahabhain distillery, is 1989 juice aged for 24 years and bottled at cask strength, which is 45% ABV in this case. Matured in refill American Oak ex-Bourbon hogshead, this has the color and mousse of vintage champage. A light nose, slightly damp and musty like an old maturation warehouse, or a fishing hut with weathered hemp ropes and fishing nets. Initially minerallic, then the fruity notes appear: nougat with candied peel, possibly tangerine with hints of lime juice.
A very maritime character, as you would expect, with whiffs of salty rock pools, slaked lime and seaweed. The finish is surprisingly smoky for such a mellow age, and from a distillery that historically did not use much peat smoke in the malting process.
Cask No. 5789 - 1 of 212 bottles!
We ship via Fedex or UPS Ground to 35 states for a Flat Fee of $9.99 plus $5 Carrier surcharge for handling alcohol. An adult over the age of 21 with a valid ID must be present to receive the package, per alcohol laws. Packages cannot be left on stoops or doorways. Shipping takes 3-5 business days to most states. See Ground Shipping Map for estimated time in transit.
This item cannot ship to Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Delaware, Hawaii, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Wyoming.
We can only accept the return of defective or damaged goods with proof of the defect or damage. In such instances we will offer a replacement of the same item (subject to availability), refund the credit card used to purchase the item, or issue a store credit for the amount that was paid for the item. We cannot accept returns of items that have been opened already.
Shipping and handling costs are non-refundable.
All returns must be made within 30 days of purchase.
Please contact customer service at firstname.lastname@example.org with any specific questions regarding returns and refunds.