I always love hearing about new and exciting single cask releases and then when i get to taste them thats even better, this is the Ben Nevis 16 Year Old from Lady of the Glen a small up and coming ind
I bought this Scotch Malt Whisky Society bottle when looking for port finished, or matured whiskies and 30.72 Take a Break and Have a... really does hit the spot.
Another Scotch Malt Whisky Society bottle, this time 30.77 This is Nuts, which i'd like to thank Chris Miles (@chrismiles303) from Still Dramming for the generous sample.
Part of a Scotch Malt Whisky Society bottle that was shared by a small group of whisky bloggers and whisky fans this is 30.80 A Wicker Basket Full of Dark Pleasures.
Thanks to my Mate David for this one which was a dram he received as a gift after a recent wedding.
This is an outstanding dram from The Glenrothes in the 1978 Vintage.
A cracking sherried dram from The Glenrothes is this recently released Sherry Cask Reserve.
Another interesting dram from The Glenrothes this is the Robur Reserve normally only available in Travel Retail.
A fabulous dram from The Glenrothes this Alba Reserve is all ex bourbon matured giving it huge pear notes of pear drops and tinned pears in syrup.
This Bowmore Devil's Casks II was tasted as part of the #AngelsandDevils twitter tasting with Morrison Bowmore Master Blender Rachel Barrie (@TheLadyBlender) on 30th October.
This Auchentoshan Virgin Oak II was tasted as part of the #AngelsandDevils twitter tasting with Morrison Bowmore Master Blender Rachel Barrie (@TheLadyBlender) on 30th October.
Part of a Balblair tweet tasting this 2000 vintage cask 1345 is from an ex sherry butt.
Part of a Balblair tweet tasting this 2000 vintage cask 0191 is from a cask that previously held a peated islay whisky..
Part of a Balblair tweet tasting this 2000 vintage cask 1350 is a second fill ex bourbon cask.
This Glenrothes 21 Year Old from the Old Malt Cask series dates to before the split of Hunter Laing and Douglas Laing when everything came under Douglas Laing .
Part of the Darkness series of drams from Maverick Drinks where they are finishing whiskies in 50L ex sherry casks for a matter of months giving a unique taste and flavour.
Thanks to my good friend Yoav (@yoavgel) from Whisky Gospel for the sample of this 2007 bottling of Ardbeg Airigh Nam Biest.
An interesting dram the Ardbeg Kildalton Project 2014 with this review based on a sample provided by Johnnie Stumbler (@johnniestumbler) from The Nosing Arse blog.
Another Scotch Malt Whisky Society dram with 31.27 Bold Sailors Dram which is a sailty gentle smoky chalky brilliant example of the amazing casks of whisky at this distillery.
This Jura whisky was bottled to Crinan Classic Boat Festival. This 1999 vintage whisky has been aged for over 8 years and is limited to just 400 bottles.