Tasting Notes / Bottles from Arran



Robert Burns Single Malt
Robert Burns Single Malt

Tasted as part of my first trip to the Highlander Hotel Whisky Club and their Arran night

SMWS 121.50 - Xmas Cake and Afghan Coats
SMWS 121.50 - Xmas Cake and Afghan Coats

A prize won from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society Ambassador on Twitter

SMWS 121.59 - Vanilla Candles on a Polished Table
SMWS 121.59 - Vanilla Candles on a Polished Table

This is a cracker of a dram that i picked up for us to have at Livingston Whisky Club and i'm so glad i did.

SMWS 121.64 Maggie Thatcher at the Funfair
SMWS 121.64 Maggie Thatcher at the Funfair

Another cracker from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society this is the wonderfully titled 121.64 Maggie Thatcher at the Funfair is fabulous too

SMWS 121.67 Energising & Enigmatic
SMWS 121.67 Energising & Enigmatic

Yet another interesting once from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society this is the 121.67 - Energising & Enigmatic

SMWS 121.85 ...No Darkness Without Light
SMWS 121.85 ...No Darkness Without Light

Despite the fact I don't get to drink as many Scotch Malt Whisky Society drams nowadays as I used to, for many a reason, I do still have a number of drams to get through in the backlog and this is one of those.

SMWS 121.89 Sweet as a Nut
SMWS 121.89 Sweet as a Nut

Been a while since I reviewed a Scotch Malt Whisky Society bottling so dug through the outstanding sample boxes (yes there’s still hundreds of them from official samples and sample swaps like this one) and found this little beauty.

SMWS 121.90 Spiced Pear Planters Punch
SMWS 121.90 Spiced Pear Planters Punch

This Scotch Malt Whisky Society 121.90 Spiced Pear Planters Punch is yet another great example from distillery 121, which was also the distillery number of the bottle that made me join.