Malts

OUR MALT LIST

We are delighted to collaborate with The Malt Room to create a special list designed to complement our dishes. Inverness’ first whisky bar, The Malt Room is a cosy, intimate and welcoming place where people can come together to relax and enjoy great whisky. They believe that each bottle is a treasure to be explored, revealing an abundance of aromas and flavours ranging from the familiar to the remarkable.

 

 

 

MADE BY THE SEA – TALISKER

Produced at the oldest distillery on the Isle of Skye, Talisker Single Malt Scotch Whisky has been made by the sea since 1830, with its smell and taste instantly connecting you to its rugged maritime home. Immensely satisfying stuff, with whiffs of warm peat blending with coastal air, it is a truly spectacular dram paired with seafood – especially oysters

Talisker 10 (45.8%)
Talisker 10-Year-Old, the stalwart of the Talisker family, is a powerful single malt whisky, with a sea-salty nose, spicy complexity, smoky sweet character and signature peppery finish
£5.85

Talisker Port Ruighe (45.8%)
Talisker Port Ruighe is finished in port casks, combining the powerful maritime character with succulent sweet notes of rich berry fruits
£7.75

Talisker 18 (45.8%)
Our favourite, a truly special harmony of peat, spice and sweetness. If you weren’t already convinced, this fabulous dram picked up the title Best Whisky in the World at the 2007 World Whiskies Awards too
£12.50

 

 

LOCAL

 

Dalwhinnie 15 (43%)
Elegant and approachable, matured predominantly in ex-bourbon barrels it has a light, fruity palate and a whiff of heather on the finish
£6.50

Lagavulin 16 (43%)
The 16 year old has truly become a benchmark Islay dram. Its aromas of peat, smoke, and sea salt are not for the faint hearted but inspires fanatical devotion in its many followers
£7.50

Balvenie 14 Caribbean Cask (43%)
A modern classic. Initially aged in traditional oak casks before it was finished in casks which previously held Caribbean rum. Expect vanilla and toffee notes as the rum contributes extra sweetness to the flavours
£7.50

 

CLASSIC

 

Macallan 12 Sherry Oak (40%)
The benchmark of quality, a truly distinctive icon and delivers exceptional taste every time. Matured in sherry-seasoned oak casks from Jerez, it is full of all those hallmark dried fruit and woodspice notes
£9.50

Lagavulin 16 (43%)
The 16 year old has truly become a benchmark Islay dram. Its aromas of peat, smoke, and sea salt are not for the faint hearted but inspires fanatical devotion in its many followers
£7.50

Balvenie 14 Caribbean Cask (43%)
A modern classic. Initially aged in traditional oak casks before it was finished in casks which previously held Caribbean rum. Expect vanilla and toffee notes as the rum contributes extra sweetness to the flavours
£7.50

 

 

DESSERT DRAMS

 

GlenAllachie 15 (46%)
Matured in a combination of Pedro Ximenez and Oloroso sherry casks, creating a smooth, rich character. Notes of dark chocolate, coffee, and caramel mean you should have this over affogato, no questions asked
£9.50

Tomatin 18 (46%)
The perfect digestif. Honey and soft oak flavours develop into a hint of dark chocolate with a citrus burst before a sustained sweet and slightly dry finish
£12.50

Dalmore King Alexander III (40%)
The pinnacle of the Dalmore range, King Alexander III is a marriage of six different cask types: French wine casks, madeira drums, port pipes, marsala barrels, matusalem oloroso sherry casks and bourbon barrels from Kentucky. Truly a stunning dram.
£25