Compass Box Hedonism Quindecimus
Compass Box Hedonism Quindecimus

I've been a massive fan of Compass Box whiskies and especially Hedonism for a good number of years

SMWS 3.243 Dark Smouldering Flamenco Gypsy
SMWS 3.243 Dark Smouldering Flamenco Gypsy

This coming Friday (22nd May) The Scotch Malt Whisky Society will for the first time be attending the Islay Festival of Music and Whisky

Balvenie Tun 1509 Batch 1
Balvenie Tun 1509 Batch 1

One of the most successful releases from The Balvenie has been the Tun 1401 range which was not just a fabulous dram in it's own right

SMWS 7.90 Welcome Home
SMWS 7.90 Welcome Home

Another fabulous The Scotch Malt Whisky Society dram,this time the 7.90 Welcome Home

SMWS 35.89 Spell-binding and Breath-taking
SMWS 35.89 Spell-binding and Breath-taking

When my good friend Richard (@richiyc) joined the The Scotch Malt Whisky Society and suggested sharing his membership pack drams

SMWS 9.77 A Distinguished Gentleman
SMWS 9.77 A Distinguished Gentleman

When my good friend Richard (@richiyc) joined the The Scotch Malt Whisky Society and suggested sharing his membership pack drams

Glenlivet Nadurra First Fill Selection (Travel Retail)
Glenlivet Nadurra First Fill Selection (Travel Retail)

Coming very soon to your nearest Duty Free store is this Travel Retail exclusive version of the Glenlivet Nadurra First Fill Selection,

Chivas Regal Brothers Blend (Travel Retail)
Chivas Regal Brothers Blend (Travel Retail)

This Chivas Regal Brothers Blend is a 12 Year Old blended dram which is exclusive to Travel Retail.

Chivas Regal 12 Year Old
Chivas Regal 12 Year Old

Probably one of the most recognisable blends worldwide is the Chivas Regal 12 Year Old, I've always found it to be a damn good dram and one i really enjoy drinking.

Chivas Regal Extra (Travel Retail)
Chivas Regal Extra (Travel Retail)

This latest addition to the Travel Retail range from Chivas Regal is the Chivas Regal Extra,

SMWS 25.68 Vichy Kisses
SMWS 25.68 Vichy Kisses

I've been a huge fan of this distillery for a while now and The Scotch Malt Whisky Society is one of very few places where it is still possible occasionally to get a bottle from this closed lowland di

Haig Club
Haig Club

Announced to a fanfare I've tried this a few times now and always been hesitant to write notes as i would be the first to admit it's not for me.

Johnnie Walker Blue Label
Johnnie Walker Blue Label

One of the first ever Non Age Statement whiskies out there this Super Premium Blend is known of by pretty much every whisky drinker the world over.

Johnnie Walker XR
Johnnie Walker XR

There are still a lot of people out there that aren't keen on Blends or who become quite snobbish towards them

Glenmorangie Duthac
Glenmorangie Duthac

There's no secret to the fact i'm a bit of a fan of Glenmorangie products and this Duthac (goodness knows how it's pronounced - i've heard Do-Tack or Do-Chac and even Du-ac) but i know it really is a

Mortlach Special Strength
Mortlach Special Strength

I really wanted to dislike this dram due to the reduction to 50cl and the price point in Travel Retail

Ardbeg 1992 cask no 772
Ardbeg 1992 cask no 772

This outstanding dram was part of a recent Ardbeg tasting that attended in Edinburgh and was the finale of the evening.

Ardbeg Uigeadail
Ardbeg Uigeadail

By some unknown idiotic coincidence it turned out that despite the fact I've had and drank a good amount of Ardbeg Uigeadail

Aultmore 21 Year Old
Aultmore 21 Year Old

I was lucky enough to taste the 12 and 25 Year Old new releases from Aultmore on my recent trip so was really looking forward to trying this 21 Year Old when the sample arrived.

Singleton of Dufftown Tailfire
Singleton of Dufftown Tailfire

I'm still getting through my backlog of samples and this The Singleton of Dufftown Tailfire sample came from Jon (@dvdbloke) from the Scotch and Sci- Fi blog.