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Amazon Prime Day 2021: 8 of the best whisky deals

It's Amazon Prime Day this month.

Published: June 21, 2021
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Amazon Prime Day runs from 21-22 June,and offers some great bargains on everything from homewares to gadgets and whisky.

Ideal for those who'd like to try a new dram, or are keen to get into whisky without breaking the bank, here are our top whisky buys from this year's Amazon Prime.

The Glenlivet Founder's Reserve Single Malt Scotch Whisky

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This Speyside single malt is sweet and well balanced and, as it comes with a gift box, would make an ideal treat for a loved one.

Matured in first-fill American oak casks, it's sweet and fruity - and a bargain at £19.99. Usually priced at £36.59.

Johnnie Walker Double Black Label Blended Scotch Whisky

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The Double Black blend is a more intense, smokier version of the iconic Johnnie Walker - and ideal for those looking to try a new variation on the old favourite.

Tasting notes include fruity, smoky, spicy with lighter notes of vanilla, clove and cream.

Enjoy it over ice or with ginger ale.

Usually £42.50, you can buy a bottle now for £25.

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Talisker 10 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky

This single malt from Skye comes with a gift box, making it an ideal present for the whisky lover in your life.

Known for its smoky, sweet character, this whisky also has notes of salted caramel, BBQ smoke and soft fruits.

It's usual RRP is £44, but you'll pick it up for £26.99.

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Laphroaig Quarter Cask Single Malt Scotch Whisky

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One for smoky Islay whisky fans, the Laphroaig Quarter Cask has a depth of flavour achieved through a double maturation process.

Tasting notes include peat smoke, coconut, vanilla and banana. For those less keen on drinking it neat, try it in a highball or as a smoky cokey, with cherry coke.

Usually £44, it's currently a bargain at £27.

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Aberlour Casg Annamh Single Malt Scotch Whisky

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Meaning rare cask in Gaelic, this Speyside whisky is a rich dram full of spice, dark fruits and liquorice notes.

It has been influenced by the sherry maturation and is now £39.99, down from £55.

Jura 12 year old

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This classic 12 year old from Jura has a nose of tropical fruits and chocolate, with tasting notes of honey, bananas, brown sugar and a whisper of smoke.

It has been matured in white American ex-bourbon barrels and finished in Oloroso sherry casks, plus it won silver in the IWSC.

Its usual RRP is £45 but you can buy it now for £29.95

Oban Little Bay Single Malt Scotch Whisky

This non age statement from the Oban Distillery has flavours of dried spice, citrus, apple and orange, and is a light and refreshing dram ideal for summer or those new to whisky.

Usually priced at £52.90, this Amazon Prime Day you can pick up a bottle for £41.99.

Glengoyne 10 Year Old Highland Single Malt

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This 10 year old from Glegoyne is a light and fruity dram that's ideal for beginners.

Bursting with scents and flavours of fresh, crisp green apple, you'll also get hints of nuttiness and toffee.

Usually £36.99, it's now priced at £25.

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Known for cake making, experimental jam recipes, Champagne and gin drinking (and the inability to cook Gnocchi), Rosalind writes for The Scotsman on all things food and drink related as well as hosting Scran, The Scotsman's food and drink podcast.

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