What To Drink Now: Christmas special

 

PATRÓN AÑEJO TEQUILA

The golden liquid of Patrón Tequila Añejo is a delicate blend of uniquely aged tequilas, aged in small white oak barrels for a minimum of 12 months. Each bottle is numbered by hand, individually numbered and crafted using mostly recycled glass. Smooth and sweet, it’s perfect for the spirit connoisseur looking to expand their drinks collection. The Patrón Añejo Tequila creates the perfect twist on the Old Fashioned – The Patrón Old Fashioned forming the perfect accompaniment to any winter evening.

Buy at the Whisky Exchange HERE –  £59.75

 

 

 

APPLETON ESTATE RARE BLEND 12 YEAR OLD

With a beautiful bouquet combining fruity and cocoa notes, with delicate molasses, vibrant citrus and hints of coffee, toasted oak and almond, the Rare Blend 12 Year Old is a perfect pick for Christmas. A real reflection of the craft and passion of Master Blender Joy Spence, this blend is made from hand-selected, rare golden rums, all aged for a minimum of 12 years. The result is a dark, mahogany colour and a smooth, but robust, woody taste. Ideal for sipping or using in refined, elegant cocktails, its versatility makes it the ideal gift choice. Of course you could always treat yourself, and raise a festive toast with the Jamaican Honey Soother cocktail or the Estate Old Fashioned.

Purchase from Amazon here RRP £34

 

KOKO KANU

Let Koko Kanu – the finest premium Jamaican white rum with coconut flavour – transport you overseas this Christmas. With a subtle blend of the finest white aged Jamaican rums and refreshing tropical coconut flavour, Koko Kanu is the original spirit of exotic adventure. The rum is aged for a minimum of one year and then charcoal filtered to achieve the crystal-clear colour. Just try in the Koko Kolada, a light contemporary twist on the traditional Pina Colada, for a taste of escapism.

Koko Kanu available here RRP: £19.65