Thursday, March 04, 2021


The Whisky Cellar, has today announced the launch of its latest batch of Private Cellars Selection bottlings.

This latest batch of six releases, which is comprised of five single cask single malt Scotch whiskies and a blended malt Scotch whisky, is headlined by a rare hogshead cask, distilled at the Jura distillery in 1990.

The Whisky Cellar launches second batch of Private Cellars Selection bottlings

The Edinburgh based independent Scotch whisky bottler, launched its inaugural batch of 10 Private Cellars Selection label in 2020, which included a 1995 Glenallachie and a 1996 Invergordon, along with the first of its ‘House Malt’ concepts.

The second batch of The Whisky Cellar Private Cellars Selection bottlings, is comprised of:

Jura 1990 – 30 Year Old Single Malt – 46.4% - 163 Bottles

The Speyside 1998 – 22 Year Old Single Malt - 52.8% - 103 Bottles

Caol Ila 2012 – 8 Year Old Single Malt Madeira Finish – 56.2% - 201 Bottles

Benrinnes 2007 – 13 Year Old Single Malt Bourbon Finish – 56.7% - 149 Bottles

Balmenach 2013 – 7 Year Old Single Malt Tawny Port Finish – 54.5% - 97 Bottles

House Malt – Blended Malt 2011 Vintage Sherry Butt Matured – 57.1% - 699 Bottles

Commenting on the launch, Keith Bonnington, Founder of The Whisky Cellar, said: “Once again we have hit upon some amazing casks of Scotch whisky that we are excited to bottle and offer to our consumers. Our mission is to find whiskies that we love and bottle them to be enjoyed and appreciated. Every one of our single-casks will have passed our lips before we put our label on it”.

The new Whisky Cellar Private Cellars Selection bottlings, will be available later this month from specialist retailers. RRP’s (tbc).

Posted by Steve Rush