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Claxton's Collection 18 May

CLAXTON’S WHISKY STOCKISTS

UNITED KINGDOM Leicestershire George Hill of Loughborough, Loughborough – http://www.georgehill.co.uk Lincolnshire The Lincoln Whisky Shop, Lincoln – http://www.lincolnwhiskyshop.co.uk/ Midlands Hard To Find Whiskies, Birmingham – https://www.htfw.com/ Nottinghamshire Gauntleys of Nottingham, Nottingham – https://whisky.gauntleys.com/uk/ Yorkshire Ake & Humphris, Harrogate – http://www.akeandhumphris.co.uk/ Campbells of Leyburn, Leyburn – http://www.campbellsofleyburn.co.uk/ The Dram Shop, Sheffield – http://www.offlicencesheffield.com/ Drinkswell, Ripon – http://www.drinkswell.co.uk/ […]

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Glentauchers Blog Web v2 28 Sep

Glentauchers 18 year Old Bourbon Barrel

The second edition to The Single Cask range; a Speyside whisky distilled at Glentauchers distillery (founded in 1898) near the River Spey. A truly outstanding malt with a wonderful character. This whisky has an excellent balance from being matured in a traditional Dunnage warehouse in an American bourbon cask. A single cask whisky bursting with […]

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Cask Influence

There are many factors that influence the character of a Single Malt Scotch Whisky, but one of the most important of all is the cask maturation. In fact, many recent studies have concluded that this accounts for more than 50% of the final flavour and aroma of a whisky. The Scotch Whisky industry offers an […]

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Coming Soon

The Claxton’s whisky panel are working tirelessly to put together the new collection for The Single Cask range.  Each and every cask of Single Malt Scotch Whisky must be judged to have the perfect balance between spirit and oak to have achieved its OBA (optimum bottling age) before we consider it ready for release under […]

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