Dailuaine 13 years old whisky Alex Henry Foster edition (cask 301698)

£75 £85

KEY FACTS ABOUT THIS WHISKY

Distillery: Dailuaine

Region: Speyside, Scotland

Type: Single malt scotch

Age: 13 years old

Distilled: 2008

ABV: cask strength of 57.1%

Cask ref: 301698

Cask: Bourbon Barrel

Bottle outturn: 276

Bottle size: 700ml 

WHISKY TASTING NOTES

 The musical tasting notes for this cask:

Nose: A heady riff of Frosties cereal followed by spicy licks of cinnamon and mellow white wine kick things off on the nose of this exceptional dram.

Palate: A harmonious fusion of malty, creamy and nutty hints followed by a vibrant stone fruits.

Finish: Just like a great song, this dram finishes on a crescendo which is accompanied by hints of salted macadamia nuts.

TSC x AHF Collaboration

 Whisky and music have been enjoyed together for many years by people all around the world, including us here at TSC, so this was a very exciting collaboration.

 To close this year The Single Cask has the pleasure to bring you a very special edition of our whisky. A whisky selected with and for the Canadian singer, Alex Henry Foster band. Alex Henry Foster, the band and the team are all big lovers of both American whiskey and Scotch. So when they approached us for a collaboration on this very special edition, we just could not pass up the opportunity. After long talks and tasting various samples of a wide array of TSC casks at different maturation points, various distilleries and finishes, we had found the cask that met the expectations and preferences of AHF. We dispatched the sample and waited for the feedback  with a sense of excitement as we felt that it represented the essence of whom AHF are as well as their personal flavour profiles. When we got the call that it was perfect, we were over the moon and proud to have this very special edition whisky carry not only our branding, but also the AHF humming bird. Music in our glass and harmony on the palate, from spoken words to a liquid song of love, this is a project of passion that we are proud to share with you.

 

For us, one of the best aspects of a good single malt whisky is its ability to bring people together. So when we created our bottles we wanted to design something that felt like a decanter - meant to be passed around a group of friends, new and old, as they enjoy sharing a dram together.

Our bottles have a good weight to them, making them feel substantial and giving them the presence a good whisky deserves.  We've offset the label, so that the whisky is centre stage; it shows the natural colour of the liquid clearly and proudly.

The label clearly and transparently shows you all the key information, including: the nature of the liquid (for example, single malt scotch) where it was distilled; how old it is; and how strong it is.  All our liquids are natural colour and non chill filtered.

Our bottles come in two sizes: 700ml, which is our standard for our main releases; and for some of our expressions, 100ml minis.

Packaging: All our bottles are shipped in a specialist anti-shock 'air tubes'.  These create a sleeve of air around the bottle to keep it safe and protected while in the post.  The air tubes are then places in discreet, plain, cardboard outer boxes.

UK shipping: We offer next-day delivery as standard, and you will receive a tracking code so you can monitor the progress of your delivery. The postage cost is a flat fee, so you can order as many bottles as you like for the same postage price.

EU shipping: Rates are calculated automatically on check-out, and shipments are sent using the major international delivery firms.  You will receive a tracking code so you can monitor the progress of your delivery.

US shipping: Unfortunately, as of this moment we do not ship to the US due to technical issues with the delivery company. As soon as it is fixed, shipping will be resumed. Please subscribe to our newsletter to be one of the firsts who receive the good news!

Canada (Only Alberta State)We're pleased to ship to Alberta State, Canada. You will receive a tracking code so you can monitor the progress of your delivery.  Please remember, there might be local taxes you could need to pay in your country, however all non-US delivery outside of EU, UK VAT will not be charged.

Rest of world: We're pleased to ship to a large number of countries, with rates calculated when you check out. You will receive a tracking code so you can monitor the progress of your delivery.  Please remember, there might be local taxes you could need to pay in your country.

COVID update: We are pleased to be able to continue shipping whisky to your door.  All our operations are done in a COVID secure manner with health and safety of utmost importance.  While we endeavour to ship as quickly as possible, the reduction in flights between countries has impacted airfreight; this means some international orders may take a little longer than usual.

For large orders or help: Please contact Ben (Ben@thesinglecask.co.uk) if you have any questions, or need help placing a large custom order.

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