This holiday season treat the special person in your life to something truly special. After all, they deserve it! Whisky is a gift that takes many years of maturing and miles of travel to reach it’s final destination.

Choosing a gift for a loved one is never an easy task, and hours can be spent in malls and online stores, hoping for inspiration to strike. That’s why we’ve created this whisky gift guide, to make you life easier.

If your loved one has shown an appreciation for Scotch whisky, why not get them their own rare and exclusive bottle, to savour for the coming months?

If they are a proud collector, you’ll know the bottle you get them will be showcased on the shelf, its value rising as the years pass by. If not, you’ll be offering them the foundation of a fine whisky collection.

Sweet, smoky, spicy, or light and fruity? You name it, and we have it. Skim through out whisky gift guide and you’ll be sure to find something that will warm your loved ones’ hearts this winter.

    "Smoky Power" - This independent release by the Bowmore distillery will make all your peaty whisky-loving relatives and friends extremely happy. At 54.3 per cent cask strength, with the full and intense Bowmore character, this is a bottle not to be missed. Only 206 bottles were ever produced, making it a rather rare and limited whisky. It also comes in the beautiful boxes and bottles used by independent bottler, Signatory, making it a very aesthetically pleasing gift.
    "Rich & Deep" - Distilled by one of Speyside’s most well-known distilleries, this release perfectly captures the deep and complex character of the Glenrothes distillery. Glenrothes whiskies are used in some of the most popular blended whiskies in the world. This specific release is part of independent bottler Wilson & Morgan’s Barrel Selection, which features only the very best casks from select distilleries. At 56.40 per cent cask strength, this is for whisky lovers who like their dram big and bold.
    “Delicate Smokiness” - This one is a Whisky Foundation exclusive, so if you want to give your loved ones a bottle they’ve never tried before, this is the one! Distilled at the famous Islay distillery, at 50.30 per cent cask strength, this whisky features that much-loved, powerful, peaty expression sought after by lovers of smoky, Islay whisky. No added colouring, just pure, natural whisky.
    “Smoke Explosion” - This one is a Whisky Foundation exclusive, and a treat for lovers of intense, powerful whisky. Distilled at the famous Campbeltown distillery, this release brings the well-known, intensely peated Springbank character forth, which has been partially tamed by 16 years of maturation, followed by a masterful port finish. No added colouring and no-chill filtration ensure that each bottle holds only the natural, pure whisky the distiller wanted consumers to try.
    “Ocean Lightness” - Another Whisky Foundation exclusive by the wonderful Clynelish distillery. Only 242 bottles of this whisky were ever produced, making it an extremely rare whisky from the renowned Clynelish distillery. Aged for 18 years in a hogshead cask and then bottled at 52.00 per cent cask strength, you can rest assured the whisky in this bottle will give your loved ones the full, unstoppable experience of this wonderful, maritime, Highland malt.

    Ledaig 19 Year Old, Distilled at Tobermory Distillery. Produced and Bottled at Scotland by Kingsbury and Co. Ltd. Aberdeen, Scotland. About Kingsbury Kingsbury is an Aberdeen-based independent bottler. Founded in 1989 with offices in London it focuses on offering single malt whiskies from highly regarded distilleries across Scotland. Each of the single cask offerings comes […]

    “A Touch of Smoke” - A Whisky Foundation exclusive, with only 229 bottles available. This release by the Caol Ila distillery is the perfect whisky to lead whisky drinkers into the world of peaty and smoky whisky. Lightly peated, with floral and peppery notes, this specific whisky was aged for 20 years in a rum cask, bringing forth a wonderful sweetness to balance out the peat and the strength of the whisky, at 56.90 per cent. Balanced, rounded, and bursting with flavour. This bottle really is the perfect gift.
    “Spicy & Intense” - This release by the Talisker distillery gives drinkers the world-famous, powerful coastal expression, followed by the chilli and pepper notes often found in Talisker whiskies. Ageing for 5 years in a bourbon cask has brought a hint of sweetness to the character and added depth to an already complex dram. Power, depth, and a surprising level of balance, fused with intensity and strength, make this release the perfect gift for the lover of whiskies.

    This Calvados 39 Year Old is an old product of France. It was distilled in 1974 and aged for 39 years before being bottled. It comes from cask # 910 and only 120 bottles were ever released. About Calvados Calvados is distilled from cider made from specially grown and selected apples, from over 200 named […]


    This Springbank 25 Year Old is a true classic from the widely acclaimed Campbeltown region. Distilled in 1991 then aged for 25 years in a Bourbon Barrel,  this single malt has no added colour and no-chill filtration. It was released by the Rest & Be Thankful Whisky Company. You’ll fall in love with this whisky! […]


    Distilled by Bowmore only for Japan Marketing, we’ve managed to get hold of a few bottles for Whisky Foundation customer around the world. A rare opportunity to own a Shinanoya private bottle with only 288 bottles ever made. About Bowmore Distillery Bowmore is one of those names that everybody vaguely familiar with whisky will recognize, […]


    About Ardbeg The Ardbeg distillery can be found on the South coast of Islay. Their whiskies have become famous because of their heavily peated flavors that come though in so many of their single-malts. They mostly use Sherry and Bourbon casks in their maturing process. About Signatory Signatory Vintage Scotch is one of the most […]


    Ardbeg 25 Year, a stunning old single cask Ardbeg bottled by Signatory in October 2016. This whisky was distilled in 1991 and has been matured for 25 years in a Refill Sherry Hogshead. Limited to just 279 bottles, this is a real collectors piece. About Ardbeg The Ardbeg distillery can be found on the South […]


    About Talisker Distillery The Talisker is an island distillery producing single malts, it is based is the small village of Carbost, and has the honor of being the only whisky distillery on the Isle of Skye. Founded in 1830 by two brothers named Hugh and Kenneth MacAskill, it was then rebuilt in 1880 and extended […]


    Released to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Stanley P Morrison (which later became Morrison Bowmore), this Bowmore 32 Year Old bottling is big and bold. On the nose, it starts with a whack of a fruit cocktail – lots of tangerine, grapefruits and melon, with hints of rum, banana and vanilla ice cream that give way […]