What is Angel's Share?

Would you make a pact with Heaven for the finest drink on earth?

In the mists of time before science got involved, it was assumed that angels were responsible for the annual 2% loss of whisky from the barrel as it matured,which could lead to a lot of tipsy angels flying into each other.

Those clever people in white coats now tell us this is due to evaporation. However, at Angels Share, we prefer to think that a deal was done, and who would begrudge the angels their share for letting us enjoy more than 100 different whiskys we offer.

Featured Barrel

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Centrepiece of the bar features a full size oak barrel with 210 litres of single cask 17 years old Glenlivet 1995 from which whisky’s are drawn directly. » Read More