Whiskey

In Latin, distilled alcohol was known as ‘aqua vitae’ or ‘water of life’. Back in the day, when this was translated into Gaelic it became ‘uisce beatha’ (Irish) or ‘uisge beatha’ (Scottish); and then further anglicisation eventually led to the word whisky (or whiskey, as it’s referred to in the US and Ireland). Although whiskey distillation was reportedly practised in ancient times by the Mesopotamians and Greeks, the story of whiskey as we know it today kicked off when the process spread to Ireland and Scotland in the 15th century. Today, this strictly regulated spirit is one of the most popular worldwide – thanks in no small part to its variety of styles and flavours.

Akashi Whiskey

Akashi White Oak Blended Japanese Whiskey

R955.00

Akashi White Oak Blended Whisky 1 X 500ml Bottle Founded in 1888 on the site of Eigashima in the city of Akashi, White Oak distillery was the first in Japan to obtain the license of distilled spirits in 1919 and according to the legend would...

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Amrut

Amrut Fusion Indian Whiskey

R1,499.00

Amrut Fusion Indian Whiskey Colour: Golden YellowTasting Note :Nose : Heavy, thickly oaked and complex: some curious barley-sugar notes here shrouded in soft smoke. Big, but seductively gentle, tooTaste : The delivery, though controlled at first, is...

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Amrut

Amrut Indian Peated Single Malt Whiskey

R1,599.00

Amrut Indian Peated Single Malt Whiskey AlC / Vol.: 46%Colour: Golden YellowTasting Note :Nose : Unusually dry peat; not dissimilar to peat reek absorbed by an old leather armchair; a hint of citrus, tooTaste : Despite the nose, the immediate sensation...

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Chichibu

Chichibu Ipa Cask Finish

R3,099.00

Chichibu Ipa Cask Finish A limited-edition Chichibu, developed in conjunction with a Japanese craft brewer. The brewery aged their beers in casks from the distillery and then returned these ‘beer-washed’ barrels to Chichibu, where they were...

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Hibiki

Hibiki 17 Year Old Japanese Whiskey

R14,999.00

Hibiki 17 Year Old Japanese Whiskey Elegant. Poised. Slowly revealing a clear yet complex equilibrium. Color : amber Nose : peach, apricot, melon, rose, lily, lemon leaf Palate : toffee, black cherry, vanilla, and Mizunara (Japanese...

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Hibiki

Hibiki Harmony Japanese Whiskey

R1,799.00

Hibiki Harmony Japanese Whiskey Luminous. Delicate. A transparency that unveils complexity. ColoramberNoserose, lychee, hint of rosemary,mature woodiness, sandalwoodPalatehoneylike sweetness, candied orange peel,white chocolateFinishsubtle, tender...

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Ichiro's Malt

Ichiro's Malt Wine Wood Reserve

R3,999.00 R3,199.00

Includes: Ichiro's Malt Wine Wood Reserve - 1 x 750ml Descripiton: Ichiro's Malt Wine Wood Reserve includes malt distilled at the now-closed Hanyu distillery. This was matured – including a finishing period in French oak ex-wine casks –...

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Jack Daniels Whiskey

Jack Daniels Gift Box

R229.00

Jack Daniels Gift Box - 1 x 750ml in Gift Box Mellowed drop by drop through 10-feet of sugar maple charcoal, then matured in handcrafted barrels of our own making. And our Tennessee Whiskey doesn’t follow a calendar. It’s only ready when our...

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