Tasting Notes / Bottles by Tomatin



Antiquary 12 Year Old
Antiquary 12 Year Old

A lovely example of a blended whisky by the guys and gals at Tomatin, this 12 Year Old whisky has some lovely soft notes and plenty of flavour and character without being overpowering.

Antiquary Superior Deluxe 21 Year Old
Antiquary Superior Deluxe 21 Year Old

Furthering my month of Blended whisky i had persuaded the guys from the #12dramsofxmas blind tastings to go along with #12blends.

Cù Bòcan
Cù Bòcan

It's been obvious that i've had a real love of Tomatin whisky recently and when i got wind of this Cù Bòcan release i really did get a bit excited.

Cù Bòcan 1989
Cù Bòcan 1989

The second release from the Cù Bòcan from Tomatin distillery, this 1989 vintage peated variant really is a cracker.

Cù Bòcan Virgin Oak
Cù Bòcan Virgin Oak

I've been playing catch up with my whisky samples and drinking bottles for a while now and finally managed to catch up on this Cù Bòcan Virgin Oak from Tomatin.

Tomatin 12 Year Old
Tomatin 12 Year Old

Tasted at Glasgow's Whisky Club's Tomatin Night, this is the Tomatin 12

Tomatin 14 Year Old Port Finish
Tomatin 14 Year Old Port Finish

One of the latest additions to the Tomatin range this is the 14 year old port finish.

Tomatin 15 Year Old
Tomatin 15 Year Old

It wasn't long ago that i posted the article looking for people interested in my 12 Drams of Xmas idea

Tomatin 15 Year Old Moscatel Wine Cask Finish
Tomatin 15 Year Old Moscatel Wine Cask Finish

I’ve always had a bit of a thing for Tomatin, it’s a distillery that I really enjoy, it tends to sit on the lighter side with lots of fruits and vanilla, so a Moscatel wine cask finish sounds really interesting

Tomatin 18 Year Old
Tomatin 18 Year Old

My first review for the website of a Tomatin Whisky and i have to go and pick a cracker for it.

Tomatin 1988 Port Finish cask 36442
Tomatin 1988 Port Finish cask 36442

Back in October last year when i toured Tomatin distillery (see post here) as a competition winner, I not only had a brilliant day out but also came away with a wee extra.

Tomatin 1988 Vintage Port Finish
Tomatin 1988 Vintage Port Finish

Anyone who knows me, knows that i have a real fondness for port matured or port finished whiskies and this is no different as this 1988 vintage port finish which has been added to the Tomatin core ran

Tomatin 2000 Port Finish Cask #36406
Tomatin 2000 Port Finish Cask #36406

I was lucky enough to win a sample of this dram from the Tomatin newletter.

Tomatin 2002 / 12 Year Old / Fino Finish / Cuatro
Tomatin 2002 / 12 Year Old / Fino Finish / Cuatro

This dram was part of a tweet tasting held by Steve Rush (@thewhiskywire) from The Whisky Wire and Tomatin (@tomatin1897) to sample the new Cuatro series. Unfortuanatley i took ill at the time and had

Tomatin 2002 / 12 Year Old / Manzanilla Finish / Cuatro
Tomatin 2002 / 12 Year Old / Manzanilla Finish / Cuatro

This dram was part of a tweet tasting held by Steve Rush (@thewhiskywire) from The Whisky Wire and Tomatin (@tomatin1897) to sample the new Cuatro series. Unfortuanatley i took ill at the time and had

Tomatin 2002 / 12 Year Old / Oloroso Finish / Cuatro
Tomatin 2002 / 12 Year Old / Oloroso Finish / Cuatro

This dram was part of a tweet tasting held by Steve Rush (@thewhiskywire) from The Whisky Wire and Tomatin (@tomatin1897) to sample the new Cuatro series. Unfortuanatley i took ill at the time and had

Tomatin 2002 / 12 Year Old / PX Finish / Cuatro
Tomatin 2002 / 12 Year Old / PX Finish / Cuatro

This dram was part of a tweet tasting held by Steve Rush (@thewhiskywire) from The Whisky Wire and Tomatin (@tomatin1897) to sample the new Cuatro series. Unfortuanatley i took ill at the time and had

Tomatin 25 Year Old (distilled 1978)
Tomatin 25 Year Old (distilled 1978)

The Tomatin 30 year Old is one of my all time favourite drams so when my good friend Adrian (@mynameisgone) from Whisky Chronicle offered me a sample of the Tomatin 25 year old a while i back i jumped

Tomatin 30 Year Old
Tomatin 30 Year Old

Tasted at Glasgow's Whisky Club's Tomatin Night, this is the Tomatin 30

Tomatin Bottle Your Own 2002 ex bourbon
Tomatin Bottle Your Own 2002 ex bourbon

Back in 2013 I won a wee competition for a VIP tour at Tomatin (full article here) and whilst there i bought a bottle of the Bottle Your Own, ex Bourbon cask.