Whisky is a kind of booze you can turn into a hobby without eyebrows being raised. Complex flavours, and that a single glass can be sipped into the evening, give whisky a special place in the alcohol pantheon.
Good quality whisky usually costs a bit, though, which is where this page comes in. Whether you are looking for a fantastic single malt, an Irish whiskey, blended whisky or bourbon - we have our whisky deals scouts scouring the web for you and you'll find their pickings below.
Shortlist has a vested interest in whisky, after all. There’s our best whiskey guide for a start, which has become the place to see our run down of the whiskeys and bourbons that you need to taste right now.
And, we are always heading to tasting sessions to make sure that we are pointing out the right whisky offers for you.
So when your drinks cabinet is looking a bit bare, or perhaps you have a friend's birthday coming up - head over to this page to find the best whisky deals around.
Woodford Reserve Bourbon Whiskey
This Kentucky bourbon has won stacks of awards including a "Master" accolade at the The Travel Retail Masters 2018. The style narturally brings more flavours of toffee and vanilla than peat.Buy now from Amazon
Maker's Mark 46 Kentucky Bourbon Whisky
Aged in charred oak barrels, Maker's Mark 46 has all the typical bourbon flavours - vanilla, oak and caramel. It's easy to drink has found the fine balance between bitter and sweetness.Buy now from Amazon
Smokehead Sherry Bomb Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
As you would expect from the name, this limited-edition whisky has some serious smoky and peaty notes. It's also got some unusual other flavours including barbecued banana and custard.Buy now at Amazon
Oban Little Bay Reserve Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Whisky and Game of Thrones have become an iconic duo. This whisky from Oban distillery is one of eight limited-edition scotches in the collection and is dedicated to the Night's Watch. It has rich notes of cherry pie, charred orange peel and charred oak.Buy now at Amazon
Ardmore Legacy Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Ardmore has been making single malt whisky in the Highlands since 1898. This multi award-winning single malt has a lightly smoked flavour, which is delicately balanced with flavours of vanilla, honey and spice.Buy now at Amazon
Aberlour A'Bunadh Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The price tag for Aberlour single malt is usually pretty steep, so while the price may still seem like a lot, it's a decent discount off its usual price. It's also award-winning and has some fantastic flavours of dark chocolate, ginger and black cherries.Buy now at Amazon
Naked Grouse Blended Malt Scotch Whisky
This isn’t a peaty blend, with notes of fudge and toffee. Naked Grouse recommends using it to prepare a Naked Apple Sour cocktail: one juiced Granny Smith Apple, 15ml lemon juice, some sugar, shaken with some basil leaves. We’re salivating here.Buy on Amazon now
Jura 10 Year Old Single Malt Whisky
Jura is one of the most dependable whiskies around. This single malt has a decent 21% knocked off the price. If you like your whisky a little heavier than most, with notes of chocolate and coffee then this is very much for you.Buy now at Amazon
Tamnavulin Speyside Single Malt Whisky
A lighter whisky, this Speyside is something of a steal at the moment, with 38% off the price. This one has notes of apple, toffee and honey so is best drunk straight, without ice or water.Buy now at Amazon