Compass Box Enlightenment
Compass Box Enlightenment

When the crazy geniuses at Compass Box put together a whisky they generally always knock it out the park and this Compass Box Enlightenment is no different.

The Dublin Liberties Oak Devil
The Dublin Liberties Oak Devil

I've had the pleasure of drinking many an Irish Whiskey in the past, so when I had the chance to try a little of this i jumped at the chance.

Wemyss Malts East Neuk Dunes
Wemyss Malts East Neuk Dunes

The second of two Wemyss Malts drams available exclusively at the distillery is this East Neuk Dunes, a 1990 vintage from Bunnahabhain distillery.

Wemyss Malts Lime Tea Infusion
Wemyss Malts Lime Tea Infusion

The first of two Wemyss Malts drams available exclusively at the distillery is this Lime Tea Infusion, a 1997 vintage from Glenrothes distillery.

Port Ellen 37 Year Old (2016 Special Releases)
Port Ellen 37 Year Old (2016 Special Releases)

This Port Ellen 37 Year Old was bottled as part of the 2016 Diageo Special Releases and tasted at their launch event in London.

Mannochmore 25 Year Old (2016 Special Releases)
Mannochmore 25 Year Old (2016 Special Releases)

This Mannochmore 25 Year Old was bottled as part of the 2016 Diageo Special Releases and tasted at their launch event in London.

Linkwood 37 Year Old (2016 Special Releases)
Linkwood 37 Year Old (2016 Special Releases)

This Linkwood 37 Year Old was bottled as part of the 2016 Diageo Special Releases and tasted at their launch event in London.

Lagavulin 12 Year Old (2016 Special Releases)
Lagavulin 12 Year Old (2016 Special Releases)

This Lagavulin 12 Year Old was bottled as part of the 2016 Diageo Special Releases and tasted at their launch event in London.

Glenkinchie 24 Year Old (2016 Special Releases)
Glenkinchie 24 Year Old (2016 Special Releases)

This Glenkinchie 24 Year Old was bottled as part of the 2016 Diageo Special Releases and tasted at their launch event in London.

Cragganmore (2016 Special Releases)
Cragganmore (2016 Special Releases)

This Cragganmore was bottled as part of the 2016 Diageo Special Releases and tasted at their launch event in London.

Caol Ila Unpeated 15yr (2016 Special Releases)
Caol Ila Unpeated 15yr (2016 Special Releases)

This Caol Ila Unpeated 12 Year Old was bottled as part of the 2016 Diageo Special Releases and tasted at their launch event in London.

Cambus 40 Year Old (2016 Special Releases)
Cambus 40 Year Old (2016 Special Releases)

This Cambus 40 Year Old was bottled as part of the 2016 Diageo Special Releases and tasted at their launch event in London.

Brora 38 Year Old (2016 Special Releases)
Brora 38 Year Old (2016 Special Releases)

This Brora 38 Year Old was bottled as part of the 2016 Diageo Special Releases and tasted at their launch event in London.

Auchroisk 25 Year Old (Special Releases 2016)
Auchroisk 25 Year Old (Special Releases 2016)

This Auchroisk 25 Year Old was bottled as part of the 2016 Diageo Special Releases and tasted at their launch event in London.

White Horse Blend (Bottled 1922)
White Horse Blend (Bottled 1922)

So if one of your friends, who you regularly share bottles of whisky with, suggests chipping in for a bottle White Horse blended in 1922, the answer just has to be yes doesn't it

Aultmore 23yr (Lady of the Glen)
Aultmore 23yr (Lady of the Glen)

I've had a few Lady of the Glen drams now and been mightely impressed with the quality of the casks being selected, This Aultmore 23 year old had me really excited.

Jura 8yr Provenance (Douglas Laing)
Jura 8yr Provenance (Douglas Laing)

This 2008-2016 Jura 8 year old from Douglas Laings Provenance range is great value for money and anyone who knows me knows that a bottle of this was always going to be on my must buy list, but please don’t let that stop you reading.

Kilkerran 12 Year Old
Kilkerran 12 Year Old

This is the first release of the Kilkerran dram, from Glen Gyle distillery in Campbeltown and operated by the staff from Springbank.

Cragganmore 25 Year Old
Cragganmore 25 Year Old

This Cragganmore Year Old was tasted as part of The Spirit of Speyside Dram 16 Winners tweet tasting organised by The Whisky Wire.

SMWS 121.90 Spiced Pear Planters Punch
SMWS 121.90 Spiced Pear Planters Punch

This Scotch Malt Whisky Society 121.90 Spiced Pear Planters Punch is yet another great example from distillery 121, which was also the distillery number of the bottle that made me join.