Tasting Notes / Bottles by Balvenie



Balvenie 12 Year Old Single Barrel
Balvenie 12 Year Old Single Barrel

A couple of weeks ago I was lucky enough to go to The Balvenie Fete in Edinburgh.

Balvenie 14 Year Old Caribbean Cask
Balvenie 14 Year Old Caribbean Cask

I always like sending off wee messages of

Balvenie Craftsmans Reserve No1 The Cooper
Balvenie Craftsmans Reserve No1 The Cooper

I managed to be one of the lucky ones who got to partake in the online tasting of this lovely whisky.

Balvenie Doublewood
Balvenie Doublewood

Until this Balvenie Doublewood the only Balvenie i'd tried was the Craftsmans Reserve, No1 The Cooper as part of a tasting event a few months back.

Balvenie DoubleWood 17 Year Old
Balvenie DoubleWood 17 Year Old

A couple of weeks ago I was lucky enough to go to The Balvenie Fete in Edinburgh.

Balvenie Golden Cask
Balvenie Golden Cask

Many thanks to my good friend Yoav (@Yoavgel) from the Whisky Gospel blog for this sample of the rum finished Balvenie Golden Cask.

Balvenie Peat Week Aged 14 Year Old - 2002 Vintage
Balvenie Peat Week Aged 14 Year Old - 2002 Vintage

Since 2002 for just one week a year the team at Balvenie run peated barley through the production process and make a peated product. This was the first release from that and is bottled at 14 years old.

Balvenie PortWood 21 Year Old
Balvenie PortWood 21 Year Old

A couple of weeks ago I was lucky enough to go to The Balvenie Fete in Edinburgh.

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.

Balvenie Tun 1401 Batch 8
Balvenie Tun 1401 Batch 8

A couple of weeks ago I was lucky enough to go to The Balvenie Fete in Edinburgh.

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