With the festive season just around the corner, you are understandably spoilt for choice when it comes to deciding which drinks to enjoy with the gang.
But we got you!
Check out our top five Scotch Whiskies that should be in your must-tries list this month of December!
1. 8PM Whisky
8PM Whisky from India is a rare blend of Indian spirits and mature Scotch malt whiskies. During its launch in 1999, 8PM stood out as the single best-selling whisky in India in its first year, winning it a place in the Limca Book of Records. This is India’s equivalent of the Guinness World Records.
With a fantastically deep, smooth, and cosy flavours, 8PM is an epitome of lavishness and quality drinking.
Order for 8PM Whisky here for deliveries anywhere in Nairobi.
2. Ballantine’s Finest.
Ballantine’s Finest Scotch whisky is a pioneer in developing blends. With over 40 different malts and grains being used in its blending, Ballantine’s is famous world over for its complexity and style. It comes in various ranges such as the Ballantine’s 12yo, 17yo, 21yo, and 30yo. Because of the unique style and flavours, Ballantine’s has the world’s second biggest range of Scotch whisky by volume.
Ballantine’s finest has a sweet, soft style with the presence of chocolate, vanilla, and apple notes.
Check out the Ballantine’s Finest here. Feel free to order for deliveries anywhere in Nairobi.
3. Chivas Regal.
Since its founding in the 19th century by the Chivas Brothers, Chivas Regal has had a long-standing tradition of combining style and substance. Chivas Regal comes in the 12yo range and the 25yo range, both combining individual signatures that craft the unique, perfect blends.
Chivas Regal 12yo, in particular, has an aromatic infusion of wild herbs, heather, honey, and orchard fruits. It is round and creamy on the palate, with a full, rich taste of honey and ripe apples and notes of vanilla, hazelnut, and butterscotch.
4. Singleton of Dufftown
Singleton of Dufftown is a replacement of the now-defunct Singleton of Auchroisk. It is a smooth and mellow dram designed to attract new drinkers to the malt category.
Singleton of Dufftown is a sweet and eminently drinkable introductory malt from one of Diageo’s biggest distilleries. It is smooth and medium bodied with a sweetness and crunchy nuts in the palate. There’s an evident fruity, Speyside richness to it, hints of blackcurrant fruit, brown sugar and espresso coffee.
Check out the Singleton of Dufftown range here.
5. The Famous Grouse
Among the best-selling blends in Scotland, The Famous Grouse traces its origins back to 1896 when it was developed by the Victorian entrepreneur Matthew Gloag.
Famous Grouse is a rich, sweet, and round, whisky with oak and cherry aromas along with well-balanced citrus notes. It is full and bright with the Speyside fruit.
The Famous Grouse comes in also comes in ranges. These are aged between 10yo to 30yo.
There goes our top five Scotch whiskies for this month! Your favourite didn’t make the list? Tell us about it in the comments!
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