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SMWS 9.91 A Whispering Dram
SMWS 9.91 A Whispering Dram

This was tasted as part of the Scotch Malt Whisky Society Glorious 12 Rare Whisky and Game Tapas tasting which i attended with some friend and this was 9.91 A whispering Dram which was served with Mal

Timorous Beastie (Douglas Laing)
Timorous Beastie (Douglas Laing)

You may have noticed in the past that I do have a soft spot for the Douglas Laing range as do a lot of people.

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 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 / 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 / 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

Ardbeg Supernova 2014
Ardbeg Supernova 2014

The fascination continues with the appearance of the latest release from Ardbeg, the much acclaimed Supernova.

Bowmore Handfill Ex Bordeaux
Bowmore Handfill Ex Bordeaux

Part of the Bowmore tasting in No1 Vaults with Eddie MacAffer after our tour during the #IslayRoadTrip with Steve (@steveprentice) from Somerset Whisky Blog and Jon (@dvdbloke) from Scotch and Sci-fi

Bowmore Straight From The Cask 1997 ex Sherry
Bowmore Straight From The Cask 1997 ex Sherry

Part of the Bowmore tasting in No1 Vaults with Eddie MacAffer after our tour during the #IslayRoadTrip with Steve (@steveprentice) from Somerset Whisky Blog and Jon (@dvdbloke) from Scotch and Sci-fi

Bowmore Straight From The Cask 2000 ex Bourbon
Bowmore Straight From The Cask 2000 ex Bourbon

Part of the Bowmore tasting in No1 the Vaults with Eddie MacAffer after our tour during the #IslayRoadTrip with Steve (@steveprentice) from Somerset Whisky Blog and Jon (@dvdbloke) from Scotch and Sci

Benrinnes 15 Year Old Pedro Ximénez Cask Finish (Darkness)
Benrinnes 15 Year Old Pedro Ximénez Cask Finish (Darkness)

A while back we talked on here about the new Darkness Range from Maverick Drinks of Sherry finished and matured whiskies which added a bit extra to the drams.

Benrinnes 15 Year Old Oloroso Cask Finish (Darkness)
Benrinnes 15 Year Old Oloroso Cask Finish (Darkness)

A while back we talked on here about the new Darkness Range from Maverick Drinks of Sherry finished and matured whiskies which added a bit extra to the drams.

Bunnahabhain 17 Year Old Westering Home
Bunnahabhain 17 Year Old Westering Home

Part of the Bunnahabhain tasting after our tour during the #IslayRoadTrip with Steve (@steveprentice) from Somerset Whisky Blog and Jon (@dvdbloke) from Scotch and Sci-fi

Bunnahabhain Dram An Stiureadair
Bunnahabhain Dram An Stiureadair

Part of the Bunnahabhain tasting after our tour during the #IslayRoadTrip with Steve (@steveprentice) from Somerset Whisky Blog and Jon (@dvdbloke) from Scotch and Sci-fi

Bunnahabhain Eirigh Na Greine
Bunnahabhain Eirigh Na Greine

Part of the Bunnahabhain tasting after our tour during the #IslayRoadTrip with Steve (@steveprentice) from Somerset Whisky Blog and Jon (@dvdbloke) from Scotch and Sci-fi

Bunnahabhain Toiteach
Bunnahabhain Toiteach

Part of the Bunnahabhain tasting after our tour during the #IslayRoadTrip with Steve (@steveprentice) from Somerset Whisky Blog and Jon (@dvdbloke) from Scotch and Sci-fi

Bunnahabhain Cruach-Mhona
Bunnahabhain Cruach-Mhona

Part of the Bunnahabhain tasting after our tour during the #IslayRoadTrip with Steve (@steveprentice) from Somerset Whisky Blog and Jon (@dvdbloke) from Scotch and Sci-fi

Jura 16 Aced in Port Casks (Murray McDavid)
Jura 16 Aced in Port Casks (Murray McDavid)

So This little cracker was tasted at the Ballygrant Inn whilst on my #IslayRoadTrip with Steve (@steveprentice) from Somerset Whisky Blog and Jon (@dvdbloke) from Scotch and Sci-fi

SMWS 33.76 - A civilised Scout Camp
SMWS 33.76 - A civilised Scout Camp

This Scotch Malt Whisky Society 33.76 - A civilised Scout Camp was one that Yoav yoavgel, Chris, Erik ) and I selected as part of the #SocietyShare

SMWS 119.10 - I Wish it Could be Christmas Every Day
SMWS 119.10 - I Wish it Could be Christmas Every Day

This Scotch Malt Whisky Society 119.10 - I Wish it Could be Christmas Every Day was one that Yoav yoavgel, Chris, Erik ) and I selected as part of the #SocietyShare