Tasting Notes / Bottles by Compass Box



Compass Box 3 Year Old Deluxe
Compass Box 3 Year Old Deluxe

There are very few companies out there that could bottle a Blended Malt, admit that the age statement on it is 3 years old, and actually call it that, and then charge over £180 for it! but then this is no ordinary 3 year old blended malt and Compass Box are no ordinary whisky company.

Compass Box Affinity
Compass Box Affinity

Compass Box have always been at the forefront of doing interesting things with whisky, from Orangerie to the original Spice Tree and now we have Affinity.

Compass Box Asyla
Compass Box Asyla

I really like the whiskies from Compass Box and have a few others to get through for reviews for this site also in the coming months but todays review is of Compass Box Asyla.

Compass Box Eleuthera
Compass Box Eleuthera

I've loved Compass Box whisky for a long time now and remember fondly trying Peat Monster and Orangerie at Whisky Fringe around 2003/2004 ish but i never ever remember trying Compass Box Eleuthera unt

Compass Box Enlightenment
Compass Box Enlightenment

When the crazy geniuses at Compass Box put together a whisky they generally always knock it out the park and this Compass Box Enlightenment is no different.

Compass Box Flaming Heart 2012
Compass Box Flaming Heart 2012

Sampled as part of The Whisky Wire's Twitter Tasting series this Compass Box Flaming Heart 2012 (or Batch 4) is a smoky indulgence that should be experienced by everyone.

Compass Box Flaming Heart 2015
Compass Box Flaming Heart 2015

Flaming Heart from Compass Box has a bit of a cult following amongst whisky enthusiasts, it features light to medium smoke and that fabulous highland waxy note, a brilliant whisky,

Compass Box Great King St Experimental TR-06
Compass Box Great King St Experimental TR-06

I'm still getting through my backlog of samples and this Compass Box Great King St Experimental TR-06 sample came from Adrian (@mynameisgone) from the Whisky Chronicle blog.

Compass Box Great King St Glasgow Blend
Compass Box Great King St Glasgow Blend

I recently posted some information about the release of the Great King Street Glasgow Blend from Compass Box and was lucky enough to get to try it.

Compass Box Great King Street Artists Blend
Compass Box Great King Street Artists Blend

I've been lucky enough to have had a good number of Compass Box whiskies over the years and one i love a lot is this cracking Great King Street Artists Blend

Compass Box Great King Street New York Blend
Compass Box Great King Street New York Blend

Next up in my month of Blended whiskies in the Compass Box Great King Street New York Blend.

Compass Box Hedonism
Compass Box Hedonism

Sampled as part of The Whisky Wire's Twitter Tasting series this Compass Box Hedonism reminded me why i and falling more and more in love with Grain whisky.

Compass Box Hedonism Quindecimus
Compass Box Hedonism Quindecimus

I've been a massive fan of Compass Box whiskies and especially Hedonism for a good number of years

Compass Box Juveniles 3rd Edition
Compass Box Juveniles 3rd Edition

If there's a company out there producing consistently great blends and blended malts its Compass Box, over the last 10-15 years of my whisky consuming I've always enjoyed what compass box are doing

Compass Box No Name
Compass Box No Name

This is Compass Box's 'Peatiest Dram Yet' (Damn Right) this Whisky is an absolute beast, 75.5% of this liquid is from Ardbeg (one of my personal favourites) and it really comes through.

Compass Box Oak Cross
Compass Box Oak Cross

Sampled as part of The Whisky Wire's Twitter Tasting series this Compass Box Oak Cross was a real treat.

Compass Box Phenomenology
Compass Box Phenomenology

'Phenomenology: The Philosophical study of the Structures of experience and consciousness' Epic Name.

Compass Box Spice Tree Extravaganza
Compass Box Spice Tree Extravaganza

Compass Box have been an independent bottler that I've loved since trying Orangerie and Peat Monster at a Whisky Fringe around 2002/2003 and i absolutely loved them.

Compass Box The Circus
Compass Box The Circus

A blended Scotch whisky for over £175 that is truly exceptional, yeah theres not many that can do that but yet again Compass Box show the world how it's done.

Compass Box The Entertainer
Compass Box The Entertainer

Next up in my month of Blended whiskies is Compass Box The Entertainer.