Previously named "Jim Murray’s Third Finest Whisky in the World", rated 97/100. This excellent core range malt from Amrut is distilled from barley from both Scotland and India, together making a truly awesome whisky!
Amrut Distilleries Limited, the Liquor segment of the prestigious Bangalore-based N.R. Jagdale Group, produces some of the finest Whiskies, Brandies and Rum in India. One of the pioneers of the Liquor industry in India, Amrut Distilleries Limited’s product line includes several premium liquors all of which are the toast of connoisseurs.
From way back in 1948, Amrut Distilleries Limited has grown out of its locale in Karnataka to an acknowledged all-India presence. The launch of its Single Malt in Scotland, christened Amrut Single Malt - ASM for short - marked another milestone in Amrut Distilleries Limited ’s quest for recognition for quality. Painstaking selection of malt and grapes, rigid control over quality of alcohol, one of the finest maturation facilities in India with carefully controlled ambience, master blenders to whom liquor is more of a love affair than a job – these are the factors that have turned Amrut Distilleries Limited into a producer of quality liquors.
Colour: Golden Yellow
Nose : Heavy, thickly oaked and complex: some curious barley-sugar notes here shrouded in soft smoke. Big, but seductively gentle, too
Taste : The delivery, though controlled at first, is massive! Then more like confusion as that smoke on the nose turns into warming, full blown peat, but it far from gets its own way as a vague sherry trifle note (curious, seeing how there are no sherry butts involved) - the custard presumably is oaky vanilla - hammers home that barley - fruitiness to make for a bit of a free-for-all; but for extra food measure the flavours develop into a really intense chocolate fudge middle which absolutely resonates through the palate
Finish : A slight struggle here as the mouthfeel gets a bit puffy here with the dry peat and oak; enough molassed sweetness to see the malt through to a satisfying end, though. Above all the spices, rather than lying down and accepting their fate, rise up and usher this extraordinary whisky to its exit
Our nationwide door to door deliveries are processed by leading specialists in the transportation of quality wines and spirits. We aim to keep things as simple as possible and have opted for a flat consignment charge of £5 +VAT to mainland UK destinations. We are able to facilitate morning deliveries(before 10am & Midday) and Saturday deliveries for an extra charge, please contact us and we will see what can be done.
NB Deliveries to the Highlands & Islands of Scotland, Northern Ireland, Isle of Man and Isles of Scilly will incur delivery surcharges.
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As a rough guide most standard (75CL) single bottles weigh 2KG and a case (12 x 75CL bottles) weighs 24KG.
In Bond storage is facilitated at Octavian in Wiltshire, the U.K's premier wine storage facility. The conditions at this old munitions base, 100 metres below ground are unrivalled, offering temperature control, In Bond facility and full replacement value insurance. The wines are stored under each client's individual "Protection Plus" account number, fully labelled and can only be released or moved with his or her written instructions. No right of lien can be exercised over wines held on each client's behalf. Client's stock can be inspected, by arrangement, at any time excluding November & December.
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Items can be ordered In Bond for transfer to clients own bonded storage accounts. We are able to action this process for a single consignment charge of £10 ex VAT, this covers any quantity.