Tasting Notes / Bottles by That Boutique-y Whisky Company



Arran Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Arran Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

Another cracker of a single cask dram from That Boutiqu-y Whisky Company this time its Arran Batch 1

Arran Batch 3 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Arran Batch 3 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

This Arran dram was part of one of the Christmas Crackers that I was sent by Maverick Drinks.

Arran Batch 4 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Arran Batch 4 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

This is the day 11 dram from my Whisky Advent Calendar, and the third time I've tried a That Boutique-y Whisky Company Arran batch after previously having batch 1 and batch 3.

Ayrshire - Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Ayrshire - Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

The mad scientists at That Boutique-y Whisky Company have done it again and come up with yet another cracker of a dram in the form of this Ayrshire Batch 1.

Benrinnes - Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Benrinnes - Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

My very good friend Steve (@steveprentice) sent me on this sample of Benrinnes from That Boutique-y Whisky Company

Blended Grain No 1 50 Years Old Batch No 2 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Blended Grain No 1 50 Years Old Batch No 2 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

So lets just take a minute to look at the age statement on this dram, 50, yes 50, year old blended grain from the wizards of whisky at That Boutique-y Whisky Company, and batch 2 of it, at that.

Blended Whisky #3 23yr (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Blended Whisky #3 23yr (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

I've had a good sniff at this dram a good number of times whilst at the other side of the table at events with Dave, but i've not had a sample of it until today.

Bowmore - Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Bowmore - Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

This lovely is from Bowmore, the label features the distillery of Bowmore.

Carsebridge 52 Year Old (That Boutiquey Whisky Company)
Carsebridge 52 Year Old (That Boutiquey Whisky Company)

A very old grain whisky from a distillery that closed in 1983, would i like to try it... errrr yes please.

English Whisky Company 5yr Batch 1 (That Boutiquey Whisky Company)
English Whisky Company 5yr Batch 1 (That Boutiquey Whisky Company)

Sometimes there's a dram that comes along that you know just is not for you, and this English Whisky Company 5yr Batch 1 from That Boutiquey Whisky Company is one of them.

Glenburgie - Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Glenburgie - Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

Always interesting to try some drams that i haven't much exposure to so it's always good to try them.

Glenlivet 27 Year Old Batch 1 (That Boutiquey Whisky Company)
Glenlivet 27 Year Old Batch 1 (That Boutiquey Whisky Company)

Glenlivet is many peoples first dram, and from memory the 2016 best selling single malt whisky in the world, taking over from Glenfiddich for the first time, and it deserves the accolades it gets.

Inchmurrin Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Inchmurrin Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

Another first time distillery for me as i try the Inchmurrin Batch 1 from That Boutique-y Whisky Company.

Invergordon - Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Invergordon - Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

'That Boutique-y Whisky Company' bottles Scotch Single Malt Whiskies from a variety of renowned distilleries in limited batches.

Invergordon 42yr Batch 6 (That Boutiquey Whisky Co)
Invergordon 42yr Batch 6 (That Boutiquey Whisky Co)

So the That Boutiquey Whisky Company drams now all have age statements so let's start by giving this Invergordon 42 year a whirl.

Invergordon 43yr Batch 11 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Invergordon 43yr Batch 11 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

I've had the pleasure of a number of drams of invergordon from That Boutique-y Whisky Company and they have always been good, old grain generally is, and i'm really looking forward to sipping on this one.

Irish Single Malt #2 14yr (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Irish Single Malt #2 14yr (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

So this is a dram that intrigues me as an Irish Single Malt Whiskey is not something i have had a great deal of, as much of what is produced there is single pot still not single malt.

Irish Single Malt no.1 13 year old batch 3 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Irish Single Malt no.1 13 year old batch 3 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

I have been lucky enough to try a great number of whiskies and whiskeys over the years and I am always happy to see some interesting Irish whiskeys as i tend to enjoy their generally lighter notes, reminiscent of Lowland Scotch.

New York Distilling Company 2 Year Old Rye Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Rye Co)
New York Distilling Company 2 Year Old Rye Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Rye Co)

I've not spent anywhere near enough time exploring world whisky, with rye, bourbon, canadian whiskies, irish whiskies, japanese whiskies, indian whiskies and many many more out there its a difficult task to wander around them all, especially with the amount of brilliant whisky on my doorstep here in Scotland.

Loch Lomond Batch 1 (that Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Loch Lomond Batch 1 (that Boutique-y Whisky Company)

A fantastic dram from the creative geniusus at That Boutique-y Whisky Company this is the Loch Lomond Batch 1.