What is now an annual tradition is the release of A Fine Christmas Malt from the awesome guys at The Whisky Exchange and this is the 2019 expression.
This dram was tasted as part of the 12 Drams of Xmas series
This fabulous Linkwood 17 Year Old from Douglas Laing's Old Particular range, tasted at a visit to their Glasgow headquarters, was just all fruit and sweetness.
When Gordon and MacPhail recently announced the Speyside Collection I was in awe of the array of stunning old drams that were included in the list, when samples arrived I was even more enthralled
I have to admit to having not partaken in enough from Linkwood Distillery to know a massive amount about it other than i've liked all the ones i've tried,
When whisky that isn't that old, like this one in its early twenties, and the abv is as low as this you know that the cask has been either leaky or active.
This Linkwood 37 Year Old was bottled as part of the 2016 Diageo Special Releases and tasted at their launch event in London.
This was tasted as part of the Scotch Malt Whisky Society Glorious 12 Rare Whisky and Game Tapas tasting which i attended with some friends and this was 39.90 Complex and mysterious with Pheasant croq
This Scotch Malt Whisky Society dram came from Ben Cops (@ben_cops) of Bens Whisky Blog who had I had assisted in buying a few bottles,. although he has joined himself now so i'm looking forward to se
From March's Scotch Malt Whisky Society outturn this is 39.93 - Pork Chops in Red Wine Sauce
Another from The Scotch Malt Whisky Society whisky for a year selection from this year as April's bottle was this 39.94 An Exotic Privilege .
Back in the early part of 2014 I stated that i wanted to review 100 The Scotch Malt Whisky Society expressions in 2014, and I thought recently that I wouldn't make it but this 93rd post (thanks to Bar
The second in a series of Wemyss Malts reviews, this one from the latest October 2013 batch of releases is Citrus Burst a 1997 vintage from the speyside Linkwood distillery.
Time for yet another fabulous Wemyss Malts dram this time with the wonderfully named Honeysuckle Bower a 1995 Vintage dram from the Linkwood Distillery.