Octomore 6.2
Octomore 6.2

Another Octomore, this time the travel retail exclusive 6.2, sample from my great friend Jon (@dvdbloke) from the Scotch and Sci Fi Blog

Octomore 6.1
Octomore 6.1

Thanks to Yoav (@yoavgel) from Whisky Gospel for this sample of Octomore 6.1.

Octomore 5.1
Octomore 5.1

Many thanks to my whisky brother Steve Prentice (@steveprentice) from the Somerset Whisky Blog for the sample of this dram a while back which I only recently got around to.

Octomore 4.2 Comus
Octomore 4.2 Comus

Thanks again to Jon (@dvdbloke) from the Scotch and Sci-Fi blog for this sample also, can you tell he likes his Octomore?

Octomore 4.1
Octomore 4.1

Thanks again to Jon (@dvdbloke) from the Scotch and Sci-Fi blog for this sample also, another Huge hitting dram.

Octomore 2.2 Orpheus
Octomore 2.2 Orpheus

I’ve had this sample, from Jon (@dvdbloke) from the Scotch and Sci-Fi blog for a while and kept putting it off, then a while back i decided to blog all the Octomore samples I had in one go, and then got more, thus todays mass upload.

Tullamore D.E.W. 12 Year Old Special Reserve
Tullamore D.E.W. 12 Year Old Special Reserve

Day 9 of the whisky advent calendar is this Tullamore D.E.W. 12 Year Old Special Reserve.

Stella Cidre Raspberry
Stella Cidre Raspberry

Another Cider or Cidre from Stella Artois, this raspberry cider is a really really drinkable cider.

Balvenie Single Barrel Sherry Cask 15 Year Old
Balvenie Single Barrel Sherry Cask 15 Year Old

Day 8 of the whisky advent calendar is this Balvenie Single Barrel Sherry Cask 15 Year Old.

Glen Scotia Double Cask
Glen Scotia Double Cask

Day 7 of the Whisky Advent Calendar is this Glen Scotia Double Cask.

Stella Cidre Pear
Stella Cidre Pear

Another cider or is that Cidre from Stella Artois, I've really enjoyed all the Cidre bottles I've tried in the past and so was excited to try this as I really enjoy pear ciders, or are they perrys?

Port Charlotte Valinch - Cask Exploration 05 Bogha-Drochaide
Port Charlotte Valinch - Cask Exploration 05 Bogha-Drochaide

This bottle your own Port Charlotte from the distillery was matured for 10 years in an Oloroso Sherry cask and is named Bogha-Drochaide or Arch of the Bridge.

Caol Ila Unpeated 15 Year Old (2014 Special Releases)
Caol Ila Unpeated 15 Year Old (2014 Special Releases)

The 2014 Diageo Special Releases Caol Ila Unpeated has been aged for 15 years in first fill ex-bourbon casks.

Caol Ila Unpeated Stitchell Reserve (2013 Special Releases)
Caol Ila Unpeated Stitchell Reserve (2013 Special Releases)

Every year Caol Ila release an unpeated version for the Special Releases and this was the 2013 release version.

Thatchers Green Goblin Oak Aged Cider
Thatchers Green Goblin Oak Aged Cider

Another interesting Cider from Thatchers this Green Goblin is made from bittersweet apples and then matured in 100 year old oak vats.

Chivas 18 Ultimate Cask Collection First Fill American Oak Finish
Chivas 18 Ultimate Cask Collection First Fill American Oak Finish

Recently released this Global Travel Retail exclusive Chivas 18 Ultimate Cask Collection First Fill American Oak Finish.

Henry Westons 2014 Vintage Perry
Henry Westons 2014 Vintage Perry

So this time it's Perry, the traditional name for what many call now Pear Cider, an interesting drink from Henry Westons. Henry Westons is well known for Ciders and this pear cider is something I am really interested in.

Sainsburys Sweet Rich Cream Sherry
Sainsburys Sweet Rich Cream Sherry

After trying the Isabela Cream Sherry recently it has given me the wish to try more cream sherry.

Yoichi Non Age
Yoichi Non Age

Day 2 of the Whisky Advent Calendar is this very interesting no age statement Japanese dram from Yoichi.

Thatchers Somerset Rose Cider
Thatchers Somerset Rose Cider

Blended and blushed from the rosiest apples by Thatchers this really caught my eye on the shelf.