To maintain your security you have have been logged out from Waitrose Cellar due to no activity. Sign in againClose
To help you explore our wide range of Scottish malts, we've categorised them into the four taste profiles shown. First of all decide which one's for you, then take a look at the flavour wheel below to find whiskies to suit your particular palate.
Once you've identified your favourite flavour profile, this wheel will help you find single malt whiskies to match. Or you can have some fun exploring new styles you haven’t tried before. The closer the whisky is located to one of five characteristics on the wheel, the more of that characteristic it will have.
Robust, with strong peaty smokiness overlaying fruitcake and vanilla flavours. Mostly from Islay.
Good with... oysters /creamy blue cheeses
Medium-bodied with dried fruit and nut flavours. Often aged in old sherry barrels.
Good with... chocolate, vanilla or ginger puds
Warm and mellow with grassy and cereal flavours and some smokiness. Often from the islands.
Good with... cured or smoked foods
Delicate flavours and soft floral aromas, usually with hints of fruit or grain. Often from Speyside.
Good with... light fish or mild Asian dishes
Rotate the wheel below to find your favourite flavours
View the current flavour range below