Sparklers, fireworks and plots to overthrow the government! Sounds like a perfect excuse to stock up on some winter warmers and join some friends around the fire light.
As we collect our kindling, get the sparklers for the kids and prepare everyones winter clothing our mind is only on one thing and I think you can guess what it is.....
This selection of Butlers beverages are all about fighting off the winter chill and bringing more 'spark' to your bonfire night
We’re jumping straight in with an obvious choice - Wholly Smoke Blended Malt Scotch Whisky
Combining decades of experience in the beverage industry and bringing Scottish passion and English expertise together to create something truly wonderful, the makers of this warming whisky have created a delicious blend combining the classic scent of Islay smokiness balanced with Speyside creaminess. An approachable yet serious style, not much is more appropriate for chasing away that November chill.
Adelphi Distillery Ardnamurchan Single Malt batch AD 042202 70cl for a historic touch.
Taking it back a few centuries to the 1800s, Adelphi distillery have been supplying the nation with delicious whisky for almost 200 years. Still in the hands of the original family, they have been at the forefront of modern whisky production and this particular batch is a 50/50 mix of peated and unpeated spirit, made with a split of 65% bourbon and 35% sherry cask matured whisky and bottled at 46.8%. The flavours of salted popcorn, charred marshmallows and dark chocolate will transport you to simpler times.
If whisky is not your style then we have a beautiful red to brighten up your night -Celler Alimara La Xispa 2018
"Xispa" (meaning spark in Catalan and more than appropriate for this particular occasion) is only made in truly outstanding years from a special selection of the best Carignan and Grenache barrels. It is a very limited release of only 2000 bottles and full of dark fruits and cedar notes. All the warmth of Northern Spain in a glass and guaranteed to impress.
To wind down the evening, while returning home with that instantly recognisable smokey scent on your clothes and exposed fingers crying out for warmth, we have this stunning Islay to wrap up with - Ileach Single Islay Malt Whisky 40% 70cl
Ileach Single Islay Single Malt Whisky - Pronounced Eee-Luhk, this youthful single malt is strong yet gentle, whilst being warm and mellow revealing a maturity beyond its years. Having been influenced by the turbulent weather of The Atlantic for centuries, the whisky’s of Islay have a unique character that is steadfast and comforting sure to revive even the chilliest constitution after a night out in the elements.