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Societys Colourful New Bottle Design Focuses on Flavour

Societys Colourful New Bottle Design Focuses on Flavour

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society has unveiled a colourful new design for its bottle, which emphasises its flavour-based approach to whisky - the first change to its bottle in almost a decade.

Wemyss Malts 2017 Single Cask Whisky Release

Wemyss Malts 2017 Single Cask Whisky Release

Independent bottler Wemyss Malts have started 2017 by releasing a selection of new single cask whiskies ranging from 14 to 28 years old. Nosed, tasted and selected by the celebrated whisky writer Charlie Maclean, each bottling has a descriptive name illustrating the whisky’s character and have been bottled non-chill-filtered and in their naturally colour.

Teeling Whiskey Unveils Third Bottling of the Revival Single Malt

Teeling Whiskey Unveils Third Bottling of the Revival Single Malt

Teeling Whiskey, Ireland’s leading independent Irish whiskey producer, is proud to unveil the third bottling of "The Revival", a limited edition commemorative Single Malt. The Revival Volume III is being released to celebrate the 18-month anniversary of the opening of the Teeling Whiskey Distillery and will be limited to only 10,000 bottles.

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SMWS 73.66 Toffee and humbugs in a tea chest

SMWS 73.66 Toffee and humbugs in a tea chest

This Scotch Malt Whisky Society 73.66 Toffee and humbugs in a tea chest was a bottle a good friend still had and let me try recently.


Michters US*1 Unblended American Whiskey

Michters US*1 Unblended American Whiskey

I was lucky enough to be gifted for review a Drinks by the Dram American Whiskey Advent Calendar and this Michters US*1 Unblended American Whiskey is one of the drams from that calendar.


Springbank Society Bottling 2013

Springbank Society Bottling 2013

This is yet another interesting dram, being the Springbank Society bottling from November 2013, which is a 12 year old Springbank matured in Fresh Port.


SMWS 29.199 Eureka Moment

SMWS 29.199 Eureka Moment

This Scotch Malt Whisky Society 29.199 Eureka Moment is from a distillery i love lots but for some reason i don't drink as much of as i should.


Ledaig 19yr Marsala Finish

Ledaig 19yr Marsala Finish

This marsala Cask Finish ledaig is due to be launched shortly and was something that really interested me from the initial arrivial of the sample.


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