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Glenrothes 1995 Vintage
Glenrothes 1995 Vintage

This was the original vintage which Glenrothes wanted to release but they waited a little while and released the 1998 instead, that wait really paid off and this is a fantastically rounded dram and on

Glenrothes 1998 Vintage
Glenrothes 1998 Vintage

This was the first of the Glenrothes bottles which were bottled as a "vintage" originally the 1995 was meant to be first but wasn't quite ready,

Springbank 14yr Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)
Springbank 14yr Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)

Part of a series of six new Burns Malt single cask single malt releases from The Whisky Barrel this is the Springbank 14yr Burns Malt.

Longmorn 20yr Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)
Longmorn 20yr Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)

Part of a series of six new Burns Malt single cask single malt releases from The Whisky Barrel this is the Longmorn 20 Year Old Burns Malt .

Caperdonich 17yr Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)
Caperdonich 17yr Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)

Part of a series of six new Burns Malt single cask single malt releases from The Whisky Barrel this is the Caperdonich 17yr Burns Malt.

Dailuaine 20yr Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)
Dailuaine 20yr Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)

Part of a series of six new Burns Malt single cask single malt releases from The Whisky Barrel this is the Dailuaine 20yr Burns Malt.

Bunnahabhain 23yr Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)
Bunnahabhain 23yr Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)

Part of a series of six new Burns Malt single cask single malt releases from The Whisky Barrel this is the Bunnahabhain 23 Year Old Burns Malt

Glenmorangie 10 The Original
Glenmorangie 10 The Original

This whisky has a lot of meaning to me, it was the first Malt Whisky i had and wasalso the one used when whetting my eldest sons head way back in 1998.

Braes Of Glenlivet 23yr Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)
Braes Of Glenlivet 23yr Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)

Part of a series of six new Burns Malt single cask single malt releases from The Whisky Barrel this is Braes Of Glenlivet 23yr Burns Malt

Highland Park Loki
Highland Park Loki

Part of the Gods series from Highland Park this is Loki.

Highland Park The Warriors Series - Harald
Highland Park The Warriors Series - Harald

Part of the new Highland Park The Warriors Series which is for Travel Retail Only this is Harald which is the most expensive of the 3 whiskies.

Highland Park The Warriors Series - Einar
Highland Park The Warriors Series - Einar

Part of the new Highland Park The Warriors Series which is for Travel Retail Only this is Einar.

Bushmills Black Bush
Bushmills Black Bush

This review is posted as part of the Blog Flash Mob organised by Johanne McInnes (@whiskylassie) of The Perfect Match Whisky Blog in Canada.

Highland Park The Warriors Series - Svein
Highland Park The Warriors Series - Svein

Part of the new Highland Park The Warriors Series which is for Travel Retail Only.

Elements of Islay - Lg2
Elements of Islay - Lg2

It's always good to try something different so when i was offered this prickly and Elements of Islay Lg2 i was over the moon.

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

Bruichladdich PC 9 Prediction
Bruichladdich PC 9 Prediction

Massive thanks to Danny (@dramstats) of the Dramstats Whisky Blog for this sample of Bruichladdich Port Charlotte 9 Prediction

Yellow Spot
Yellow Spot

After the recent SPSWhiskey Tweet Tasting i really wanted to try this Yellow Spot whiskey

SMWS 1.97 - Orange Syllabub
SMWS 1.97 - Orange Syllabub

I've been a drinker of Scotch, especially Malt Whisky for almost 20 years now and in that time i've had some drams that are a bit crap and some that are a bit special,

anCnoc 1996
anCnoc 1996

Another cracker of a dram via a sample swap with Adrian (@mynameisgone) in the form of this anCnoc 1996.