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Kilchoman Original Cask Strength
Kilchoman Original Cask Strength

The Original Cask Strength from Kilchoman tasted as part of the Kilchoman Land Rover UK Tour at Royal Mile Whiskies in Edinburgh.

Kilchoman Port Cask
Kilchoman Port Cask

The Port Cask from Kilchoman tasted as part of the Kilchoman Land Rover UK Tour at Royal Mile Whiskies in Edinburgh.

Kilchoman Loch Gorm 2014
Kilchoman Loch Gorm 2014

The 2014 edition of Loch Gorm from Kilchoman tasted as part of the Kilchoman Land Rover UK Tour at Royal Mile Whiskies in Edinburgh.

Kilchoman Machir Bay 2014
Kilchoman Machir Bay 2014

The 2014 edition of Machir Bay from Kilchoman tasted as part of the Kilchoman Land Rover UK Tour at Royal Mile Whiskies in Edinburgh.

Kilchoman 100% Islay Fourth Edition
Kilchoman 100% Islay Fourth Edition

The 2014 (4th) edition of the 100% Islay from Kilchoman tasted as part of the Kilchoman Land Rover UK Tour at Royal Mile Whiskies in Edinburgh.

Potters Distilling Co 11 Yr (Cadenheads)
Potters Distilling Co 11 Yr (Cadenheads)

200ml Cask End bottles from Cadenheads are usually always a bit interesting and this is definitely "interesting" it's a Potters Distilling Co 11 year old, which has caused a bit of disagreement as to

Mystery Speyside 20yr (Lady of the Glen)
Mystery Speyside 20yr (Lady of the Glen)

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 Mystery Speyside 20Year Old from Lady of the Glen a small up and comi

Ben Nevis 16yr (Lady of the Glen)
Ben Nevis 16yr (Lady of the Glen)

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

SMWS 30.72 Take a Break and Have a...
SMWS 30.72 Take a Break and Have a...

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.

SMWS 30.77 This is Nuts
SMWS 30.77 This is Nuts

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.

SMWS 30.80 A Wicker Basket Full of Dark Pleasures
SMWS 30.80 A Wicker Basket Full of Dark Pleasures

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.

The Speyside 13yr (Glenkeir Treasures)
The Speyside 13yr (Glenkeir Treasures)

Thanks to my Mate David for this one which was a dram he received as a gift after a recent wedding.

Glenrothes 1978 Vintage
Glenrothes 1978 Vintage

This is an outstanding dram from The Glenrothes in the 1978 Vintage.

Glenrothes Sherry Cask Reserve
Glenrothes Sherry Cask Reserve

A cracking sherried dram from The Glenrothes is this recently released Sherry Cask Reserve.

Glenrothes Robur Reserve
Glenrothes Robur Reserve

Another interesting dram from The Glenrothes this is the Robur Reserve normally only available in Travel Retail.

Glenrothes Alba Reserve
Glenrothes Alba Reserve

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.

Bowmore Devils Casks II
Bowmore Devils Casks II

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.

Auchentoshan Virgin Oak II
Auchentoshan Virgin Oak II

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.

Balblair 2000 Single Cask #1345
Balblair 2000 Single Cask #1345

Part of a Balblair tweet tasting this 2000 vintage cask 1345 is from an ex sherry butt.

Balblair 2000 Single Cask #0191
Balblair 2000 Single Cask #0191

Part of a Balblair tweet tasting this 2000 vintage cask 0191 is from a cask that previously held a peated islay whisky..