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SMWS 129.1 A Smoky, Peachy, Yoghurt of Loveliness
SMWS 129.1 A Smoky, Peachy, Yoghurt of Loveliness

The sixth dram of the night on the #SMWSblind at the Scotch Malt Whisky Society in London organised by Joe McGirr (@smwslondon) and hosted by John McCheyne (@SMWSAmbassador) was this 129.1 A Smoky, Pe

SMWS R2.3 Visiting A Gothic Art Gallery
SMWS R2.3 Visiting A Gothic Art Gallery

The fifth dram of the night on the #SMWSblind at the Scotch Malt Whisky Society in London organised by Joe McGirr (@smwslondon) and hosted by John McCheyne (@SMWSAmbassador) was this R2.3 Visting A Go

SMWS 46.22 An Italian Kitchen
SMWS 46.22 An Italian Kitchen

The Second dram of the night on the #SMWSblind at the Scotch Malt Whisky Society in Lodon organised by Joe McGirr (@smwslondon) and hosted by John McCheyne (@SMWSAmbassador) was this 46.22 An Italian

SMWS 21.28 Relaxing in a Tropical Garden
SMWS 21.28 Relaxing in a Tropical Garden

First up on the #SMWSblind at the Scotch Malt Whisky Society in Lodon organised by Joe McGirr (@smwslondon) and hosted by John McCheyne (@SMWSAmbassador) was this 21.28 Relaxing in a Tropical Garden.

Wemyss Malts Lord Elcho 15 Year Old
Wemyss Malts Lord Elcho 15 Year Old

As new Technology meets every industry, including this one as I post this review from the train using mobile internet somewhere in the ether between Newcastle and Darlington,

SMWS 116.17 Pin Ball Wizard in Japanese Tea House
SMWS 116.17 Pin Ball Wizard in Japanese Tea House

The second of two Japanese Scotch Malt Whisky Society drams provided as samples from the very awesome Joe McGirr (@smwslondon) from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society's London venue.

Jameson Rarest Vintage Reserve
Jameson Rarest Vintage Reserve

This Rarest Vintage Reserve was tasted as part of a Twitter Tasting held by Steve Rush (@thewhiskywire) from The Whisky Wire, he unfortuanately took unwell just before it and we would like to wish him

Jameson Select Reserve
Jameson Select Reserve

This Select Reserve was tasted as part of a Twitter Tasting held by Steve Rush (@thewhiskywire) from The Whisky Wire, he unfortuanately took unwell just before it and we would like to wish him a full

Jameson Gold Reserve
Jameson Gold Reserve

This Jameson Gold Reserve was tasted as part of a Twitter Tasting held by Steve Rush (@thewhiskywire) from The Whisky Wire, he unfortuanately took unwell just before it and we would like to wish him a

Jameson Original
Jameson Original

This Jameson Original was tasted as part of a Twitter Tasting held by Steve Rush (@thewhiskywire) from The Whisky Wire, he unfortuanately took unwell just before it and we would like to wish him a ful

SMWS 53.201 True Love on a Pebble Beach
SMWS 53.201 True Love on a Pebble Beach

The fifth dram from the Livingston Whisky Club tasting at the Scotch Malt Whisky Society at Queen Streethosted by the wonderful Annabel Meikle (@thewhiskybelle) was 53.201 True Love on a Pebble Beach.

SMWS 26.93 Cottage Garden Beside a Church
SMWS 26.93 Cottage Garden Beside a Church

The first dram from the Livingston Whisky Club tasting at the Scotch Malt Whisky Society at Queen Streethosted by the wonderful Annabel Meikle (@thewhiskybelle) was 26.93 Cottage Garden Beside a Churc

SMWS 35.60 Dream-catcher dram
SMWS 35.60 Dream-catcher dram

The first dram from the Livingston Whisky Club tasting at the Scotch Malt Whisky Society at Queen Streethosted by the wonderful Annabel Meikle (@thewhiskybelle) was 35.60 Dream-catcher dram.

Caol Ila 12 Year Old
Caol Ila 12 Year Old

This is one of those drams that as a serious whisky drinker you really should be trying at some point, unless you don't like peat - in that case don't bother, as this Caol Ila 12 Year Old

SMWS 121.67 Energising & Enigmatic
SMWS 121.67 Energising & Enigmatic

Yet another interesting once from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society this is the 121.67 - Energising & Enigmatic

SMWS 121.64 Maggie Thatcher at the Funfair
SMWS 121.64 Maggie Thatcher at the Funfair

Another cracker from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society this is the wonderfully titled 121.64 Maggie Thatcher at the Funfair is fabulous too

Robbie Douglas Islay Malt 22 Year Old
Robbie Douglas Islay Malt 22 Year Old

A while Back David Carson (@TIA568B) sent me a sample of a 21 Year Old North British Grain from independant bottlers Robbie Douglas which was superb so when i was offered the chance to sample and revi

Littlemill 21 Year Old (Lady of the Glen)
Littlemill 21 Year Old (Lady of the Glen)

This is the second release from Lady of the Glen that i've had the pleasure of trying, and a really lovely dram it is too.

Master of Malt 60 Year Old Speyside
Master of Malt 60 Year Old Speyside

This is the oldest whisky i have ever had the pleasure of tasting, with this particular dram having been distilled in 1954.

SMWS 53.196 Waiting for the Ambulance
SMWS 53.196 Waiting for the Ambulance

From March's Scotch Malt Whisky Society outturn this is 53.196 Waiting for the Ambulance