Big Peat Small Batch Release Chinese New Year 2017

With only 720 bottles of the Big Peat Small Batch Release Chinese New Year 2017 ever being made, there is no doubt that owning this vatted Islay malt would make you an exclusive member of a family of whisky lovers.

This whisky was bottled to commemorate Chinese New Year 2017 and in particular- the year of the Rooster. This malt comes courtesy of Douglas Laing, a well known producer of single malt from the island of Islay.

The distillery is famous for its various, commemorative malt for a number of different occasions. This includes a Halloween malt, a London inspired malt and a Hungary edition. Every edition brings with it a massive amount of peaty flavour.

About the Douglas Laing Distillery

Established in 1948, Douglas Laing and Co is an independent bottler of scotch whisky based in Glasgow, Scotland. Glasgow is a city well known for its production of high quality whisky, with several established malts and scotches coming directly out of the city.

 The company produces a number of different brands of whisky including the ‘Remarkable Regional Malts’ range which they deem to be their ‘Exceptional Single Casks; range.

Big Peat

The Big Peat Small Batch Release Chinese New Year 2017 is a member of the acclaimed Big Peat collection. Using a combination of only Islay malt whisky from Ardbeg, Port Ellen, Bowmore and the Caol Ila distilleries. The malt is bottled at a standard strength of 46% and has received worldwide critical acclaim including an award for Scottish Vatted Malt of the Year in Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible and blended scotch whisky.

Without a doubt every bottled released by this distillery as a part of this range is sought after with some bottles auctioning for several hundreds of pounds.

Whisky Collectables offer the most extensive collection of hard to come by whiskies and whisky related collectables. If you would like to own such a rare and collectable piece of whisky and Scottish heritage, we offer the bottle on our online store where you can find a wide range of other similar, premium products. Whether you choose to display this exclusive member of the Douglas Laing family in your liquor cabinet or enjoy it with good company, we can guarantee you will not be disappointed. Know a special someone who appreciates a quality drink? Why not surprise them with one of our gift cards so they can choose their own favourite drink? The kind of gesture any true whisky lover would not be soon to forget.

Christmas is only round the corner, the perfect time to give someone the gift of a good drink.

Visit our store straight away to be the proud owner of a premium whisky label.