Planet Whiskies :: Scottish Single Malt Whisky, Scotch, Distilleries, American Bourbon, Japanese, Irish

World-Wide Whisky News by Planet Whiskies | Buy your whisky online

To advertise on Planet Whiskies visit our contact us page

Single Malts Direct, The Macallan, Highland Park, The Glenrothes - Toasting the Bard - Robert Burns Birthday - 25th January

Whether you have an invitation to a formal traditional Burns Supper or are planning a simple affair at home with haggis neeps and tatties, choose from the following single malts for a fine dram to toast our national bard on his birthday - 25th January.

Highland Park 12yo

Lauded “the greatest all rounder in the world of malt whisky” by the late drinks writer Michael Jackson, Highland Park 12 year old single malt, boasts a rich full flavour with hints of honey and peat with a soft, long rounded finish. This award winning Orcadian malt is the perfect tipple to serve alongside some haggis. (RRP £28.74, available at multiple retailers including Asda, Sainsbury’s, Tesco, Waitrose, Morrisons, Co-op, Somerfield and Oddbins or online at www.highlandpark.co.uk). See the full range of Highland Park Single Malt Whisky

10 yr old bottle

Balanced with oak and fruit flavours with hints of heather honey, the soft and malty The Macallan Fine Oak 10 Years Old makes an ideal introduction to the range. The award winning Fine Oak range was heralded to be “by far the best range of non-vintage whiskies to be launched by any one distillery for possibly the last decade.” (RRP £27.75, available at multiple retailers including Asda, Tesco, Co-op, Oddbins or online at www.themacallan.com). See the full range of Macallan Single Malts Whisky  

The Glenrothes Select Reserve 700ml LR

Laden with notes of ripe fruits, citrus, vanilla and hints of spice, The Glenrothes Select Reserve typifies the Speyside distillery house style.  A vatting of casks distilled in different years, Select Reserve is presented in the iconic Glenrothes bottle and is the very essence of The Glenrothes range (RRP £33.45, available at Sainsbury’s, Oddbins, House of Fraser, Harrods, Harvey Nichols, Wine Rack, specialist whisky retailers or online at www.theglenrothes.com).


Other Robert Burns offer from Single Malts Direct and a bit of back ground details about Burns Night

January 25th is the birth of Scotland's, if not the world's most famous poet, Robbie Burns. Burns was born in Alloway, Ayrshire in 1759 and died at the tender age of 37 in 1796. He was to cram much into his short-life, rising from poor tenant farmer to national celebrity and left behind a rich legacy of work. More than ten thousand people attended his funeral but Burns' popularity had reached an entirely new level in the years since his passing.

Whisky played a prominent role in the life of Burns and features regularly throughout his work - the Bard was reputed to have said that "Whisky and freedom gang the gither". Therefore, please raise a glass of whisky and toast the life of an extraordinary Scotsman.

Immortal Memory & FREE Rabbie Burns Ale 

Glenfarclas10yo & FREE Glass & Jug

Immortal memory & ale
glenfarclas 10yo jug

ONLY £21.98 - Buy Now      

ONLY £24.98 - Buy Now

Robert Burns Blended Whisky 

 Scots Poet Blended Whisky

robert burns blend
scots poet

ONLY £17.99     Buy Now    

ONLY £13.99  Buy Now

CLICK HERE FOR JANUARY OFFERS

Planet Whiskies on Twitter
Planet Whiskies on Facebook
Planet Whiskies on Google Plus
Planet Whiskies on Pinterest

Subscribe to Planet Whiskies newsletter

* indicates required

Whisky Advent Calendar 2018

Whisky Advent Calendar 2018

See the full section of Whisky Advent Calanders available for December 2018 - Also available in Gin, Rum, Irish Whiskey, Bourbon, Vodka, Tequila, Cognac and a Douglas Laing special... Read More

Latest Whisky News

See all whisky press releases for 2018

Clydeside Distillery has Christmas all wrapped up for whisky fans. New tours launched as perfect Christmas gift ideas. 15th November 2018

Dublin Whiskey Bonding Tradition Is Honoured With New Red Spot Irish Whiskey Launch. 14th November 2018

Caol Ila Distillery visitor experience transformation plans submitted. 14th November 2018

Knappogue Castle Irish Whiskey Launches New Cask Finish Series. 13th November 2018

Finalists announced in the Spirit of Speyside Festival Whisky Awards 2019- Now public must vote for winners. 6th November 2018

Knock Their Socks Off With Membership To The World's Leading Whisky Club (SMWS): 1st November 2018

Isle of Arran Distillers launch exclusive small batch bottling: 31st October 2018

Open Champion Clarke Joins Loch Lomond Whiskies: 31st October 2018

Glencairn Named Official Whiskey Tasting Glass Provider To Distilled Spirits Council Of The United States: 29th October 2018

Read Planet Whiskies take on Redbreast 32-Year-Old Dream Cask Single Pot Cask Still Irish Whiskey. Find out about the history and tasting notes for this whiskey

Great Whiskies Website

Buy Whisky online go to Great Whiskies (Planet Whiskies sister website)

Planet Gin Website

To read all the Latest Gin News. please go to our sister website - www.planetgin.com

VisitScotland Interactive Whisky Guide

Visit Scotland Interactive Whisky Map

Found out about 105 whisky distilleries in Scotland's five whisky regions in this very exciting interactive whisky guide :: More information

Some Scottish Whisky Available to Buy Online

Glenfarclas 1987 (cask 1494) Family Cask Winter 2017 Release Single Malt Whisky
Glenfarclas 1987 (cask 1494) Family Cask Winter 2017 Release Single Malt Whisky ~ 44.3% ~ 70cl

Region: Speyside  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £383.77
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Canadian LTD 4 Year Old - 1960s Blended Whisky
Canadian LTD 4 Year Old - 1960s Blended Whisky ~ 40% ~ 200cl

Region: Canadian  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £576.00
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Glenmorangie 30 Year Old - Oloroso Cask Finish Single Malt Whisky
Glenmorangie 30 Year Old - Oloroso Cask Finish Single Malt Whisky ~ 44.3% ~ 70cl

Region: Highland  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £1,921.74
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Hibiki 12 Year Old 50cl Blended Whisky
Hibiki 12 Year Old 50cl Blended Whisky ~ 43% ~ 50cl

Region: Japanese  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £350.00
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


John Walker & Sons Private Collection - 2015 Edition (no box) Blended Whisky
John Walker & Sons Private Collection - 2015 Edition (no box) Blended Whisky ~ 46.8% ~ 70cl

Region: Other Scotch  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £513.44
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Long John Blended Scotch Whisky - 1960s Blended Whisky
Long John Blended Scotch Whisky - 1960s Blended Whisky ~ 40% ~ 227cl

Region: Scotch  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £648.00
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Bruichladdich 26 Year Old 1991 (cask 12259) - Xtra Old Particular (Dou Single Malt Whisky
Bruichladdich 26 Year Old 1991 (cask 12259) - Xtra Old Particular (Dou Single Malt Whisky ~ 48% ~ 70cl

Region: Islay  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £314.38
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Glenfarclas 1969 (cask 2451) Family Cask Summer 2016 Release Single Malt Whisky
Glenfarclas 1969 (cask 2451) Family Cask Summer 2016 Release Single Malt Whisky ~ 56.1% ~ 70cl

Region: Speyside  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £3,393.19
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Glenfarclas 1973 Family Cask Single Malt Whisky
Glenfarclas 1973 Family Cask Single Malt Whisky ~ 58.8% ~ 70cl

Region: Speyside  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £2,796.26
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


The Glenrothes 1976 (bottled 2015) Single Malt Whisky
The Glenrothes 1976 (bottled 2015) Single Malt Whisky ~ 47.4% ~ 70cl

Region: Speyside  ~  Type:   Scottish


Buy Now for £848.29
World-wide delivery available - Price Subject to Change


Planet Whiskies on Pinterest

Planet Whiskies on Twitter

Support us Google Plus