Supermarket Deals

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby sinclair » Tue Sep 08, 2009 8:25 pm

Laphroaig 10 in Sainsburys today for £21.49 :iwbrnt:

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Kim » Thu Sep 10, 2009 10:51 pm

At Tesco
Laphroaig 10yo - £21.50
Highland Park 12yo - £22.00
Macallan 10yo Fine Oak - £22.00
Ardmore TC - £23.00
Glenmorangie Original - £23.00

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby ClubSmed » Fri Oct 02, 2009 8:55 am

At Netto

Glenfiddich 12 Year Old Toasted Oak Reserve Whisky - £17.99

Missed out on this at Tesco so am glad to have got another chance

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Charlie » Fri Oct 02, 2009 2:51 pm

ClubSmed wrote:At Netto

Glenfiddich 12 Year Old Toasted Oak Reserve Whisky - £17.99

Missed out on this at Tesco so am glad to have got another chance


I was just going to mention this. I picked up a bottle this morning.

I also got a bottle of 18 year old Glen Marnoch at Aldi yesterday for the same price. I'd never heard of it before, but tried a drop last night, and it was very pleasant. Certainly worth the price.

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Kim » Fri Oct 02, 2009 10:21 pm

Booths
The Glenlivet 12yo - £20.50

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby les taylor » Sat Oct 03, 2009 11:06 am

Sainsbury's Balvenie Doublewood £5 off.

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Kim » Thu Oct 08, 2009 10:38 pm

At Tesco
Talisker 10yo - £23.00
Old Pulteney 12yo - £20.00
Bushmills 10yo - £21.50

At Morrisons
Glenfiddich 12yo - £22.49
Glenfiddich 15yo Solera - £25.09
Tobermory 10yo - £17.39
Aberlour 10 yo - £18.96
Glenmorangie Original - £23.59
Old Pulteney 12yo - £19.75
The Glenlivet 12 yo (with 15 yo French Oak Reserve miniature attached) - £20.99

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby les taylor » Fri Oct 09, 2009 11:55 am

At Tesco £5 off Tali 10. :)

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby les taylor » Fri Oct 09, 2009 11:56 am

les taylor wrote:At Tesco £5 off Tali 10. :)



Sorry Just noticed Kim said the same above. :(

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Kernow » Fri Oct 16, 2009 9:25 pm

Glenfiddich Caoran Reserve £20 sainsburys, doesnt get rave reviews but i like it :thumbsup:

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby les taylor » Sat Oct 17, 2009 8:27 am

Kernow wrote:Glenfiddich Caoran Reserve £20 sainsburys, doesnt get rave reviews but i like it :thumbsup:



Cheers Kernow, I will be visiting our store some time today.

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby khimbar » Sat Oct 17, 2009 4:26 pm

Booths in Keswick and Windermere has Laphroaig 15 down to £30. Couple of bottles left in each as of yesterday.

No idea how good a deal it is but I bought a couple just in case. :D

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby les taylor » Sat Oct 17, 2009 6:23 pm

khimbar wrote:Booths in Keswick and Windermere has Laphroaig 15 down to £30. Couple of bottles left in each as of yesterday.

No idea how good a deal it is but I bought a couple just in case. :D



Khimbar you did well there. This is being discontinued so that was a good buy.


Jura £5 off at Sainsbury's in Harpenden. That was all folks.

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Kernow » Sat Oct 17, 2009 6:45 pm

What no Glenfiddich Caoran Reserve Les? im just off to mine for another if they got any left. Will post results fingers crossed.

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Kernow » Sat Oct 17, 2009 8:01 pm

Just been to sainsburys they got loads of Caoran Reserve in mine for £20.

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby bloodyalways » Sat Oct 17, 2009 8:30 pm

why the lack of love for the caoran?might have to spend £20 of my hard earned pounds just to see how bad it must be! :?

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Kim » Sat Oct 17, 2009 8:32 pm

Isle of Jura £20 in Tesco.

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby mlawrenson » Sat Oct 17, 2009 9:23 pm

les taylor wrote:
khimbar wrote:Booths in Keswick and Windermere has Laphroaig 15 down to £30. Couple of bottles left in each as of yesterday.

No idea how good a deal it is but I bought a couple just in case. :D



Khimbar you did well there. This is being discontinued so that was a good buy.


£30 was the 'reduced to clear' price as of Monday. After that's gone, it's gone for good at Booths.

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Kernow » Sat Oct 17, 2009 11:17 pm

The Caoran Reserve at £29 a bottle (as it is in Asda) is over priced as there are far better whiskys out there.

For £20 its very drinkable and to be honest im enjoying very much.

Imho.

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Kernow » Sun Oct 18, 2009 7:57 am

Ive not done a tasting note (yet) but reading your notes willie i totally agree with this part

'you are looking for something to drink and not pay too much attention to then its pretty enjoyable'

youve hit the nail on the head there , hence no notes yet :D

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby les taylor » Sun Oct 18, 2009 3:18 pm

At asda today. Glenlivet 12 @ £20 Aberlour 10 @ £17.99.

Also a very nice Olive loaf reduced to 85p and 2 ciabatta rolls knocked down from 65p to 30p for two. Very nice at lunchtime whacked them in the oven for 5 mins, then with lashings of butter chedder cheese tomato and a dollop of mayo. 8)

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Reggaeblues » Sun Oct 18, 2009 8:46 pm

What year was the mayo?

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Kernow » Mon Oct 19, 2009 9:54 am

Reggaeblues wrote:What year was the mayo?


:lol:

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby les taylor » Mon Oct 19, 2009 1:39 pm

Kernow wrote:
Reggaeblues wrote:What year was the mayo?


:lol:



2009 a very youthful and fresh edition. With a nice after taste.

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Alan Gold Label » Mon Oct 19, 2009 9:53 pm

The only specials I've seen on whiskeys here in Ireland recently have been Powers gold Label for €20 in Dunnes which is 6quid off and Bushmills original/white for about €23 which is only about €2.50 off :(. They also had/have Tullamore Dew for a score.


I heard Glasgow Airport has two bottles of Tyconnell Single Malt for £30 but don't know if they've anything on the cask finishes.


I wish I lived closer to Newry :p
Hate the way we get fleeced on booze here. I emailed O'Briens asking would there be any specials around the bank holiday weekend but nada.

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby jim750 » Thu Oct 22, 2009 7:23 pm

Although not an offer yet but my local Sainsburys have started to sell Glenrothes Select Reserve at £29.99, which seems a good price for the bottle.

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Kernow » Fri Oct 23, 2009 12:52 pm

Oddbins have Caol Ila 12 yo at £25.99

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Re: Supermarket Deals

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby les taylor » Fri Oct 23, 2009 4:01 pm

Alan Gold Label wrote:Sainsbury's spirits offers - http://www.sainsburys.co.uk/groceries/i ... 6308659965



Thanks Alan, the Fairy dishwasher tablets look like a bargain. :)

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Alan Gold Label » Fri Oct 23, 2009 4:03 pm

Em, does that not link to a page with the spirits they have on special?
oops :lol:

But hey, they've some single chemical tablets. Well worth a look :P

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Alan Gold Label » Fri Oct 23, 2009 4:51 pm

Em, does that not link to a page with the spirits they have on special?
oops :lol:

But hey, they've some single chemical tablets. Well worth a look :P

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Kim » Fri Oct 23, 2009 10:03 pm

Lots of stuff on offer this week. Except the ones I want, of course...Ardbeg, Caol Ila and Lagavulin.

At Tesco
The Glenlivet 12yo - £20.00
The Glenlivet 15yo French Oak Reserve - £25.00
Glenfiddich 12yo - £20.00
Glenfiddich 15yo Solera - £23.00
Glenfiddich 18yo - £28.00
Glenmorangie Original - £23.00
Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban - £27.00
Ardmore TC - £23.00
Talisker 10yo - £23.00
Yamazaki 10yo - £22.50
Macallan 10yo Fine Oak - £22.00
Highland Park 12yo - £22.00
Bushmills 10yo - £21.50
Laphroaig 10yo - £21.50
Isle of Jura - £20.00
Old Pulteney 12yo - £20.00
Aberlour 10yo - £18.00
Bowmore Legend - £17.50

At Asda
The Glenlivet 12yo - £20.00
The Glenlivet 18yo - £27.76
Glenfiddich 12yo - £21.06
Glenfiddich 12yo Caoran - £19.48
Glenfiddich 18yo - £32.16
Glenmorangie Original - £23.48
Glenmorangie Lasanta - £24.50
Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban - £28.50
Glenmorangie Nectar D'Or - £31.90
Dalwhinnie 15yo - £23.97
IoJ Superstition - £24.51
Isle of Jura - £20.00
The Singleton - £22.87
Talisker 10yo - £22.62
The Balvenie DoubleWood - £22.26
Macallan 10yo Fine Oak - £22.17
Bruichladdich Rocks - £21.98
Highland Park 12yo - £21.41
Laphroaig 10yo - £21.03
Old Pulteney 12yo - £19.47
Aberlour 10yo - £17.00
Glen Moray - £14.48

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Kim » Sat Oct 24, 2009 8:51 pm

A visit to Tesco today revealed that they have lowered the price of Laphroaig 10yo a further 46p to £21.04.
So I bought another bottle. :iwbrnt:

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Kim » Thu Oct 29, 2009 11:32 pm

Picked up a couple of bottles of Laphroaig 10yo Original Cask Strength which Asda are selling for £23.76.

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Re: Supermarket Deals

Postby Alan Gold Label » Thu Oct 29, 2009 11:44 pm

SuperValue have Bushmills Original/white label, Tullamore Dew, Powers and Teachers all for €20.


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