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Auchentoshan 1979 - Oloroso Matured
Auchentoshan 1979 - Oloroso Matured

I was lucky enough to very recently be sent a sample of this amazing Auchentoshan 1979, matured in an Oloroso Sherry cask.

Dalmore King Alexander III
Dalmore King Alexander III

Tasted as part of the Whisky Wires Dalmore Twitter Tasting this King Alexander III from Dalmore is a real malt drinkers dram.

Dalmore 18 Year Old
Dalmore 18 Year Old

Tasted as part of the Whisky Wires Dalmore Twitter Tasting this 18 year old from Dalmore is a cracking dram.

Dalmore 15 Year Old
Dalmore 15 Year Old

Tasted as part of the Whisky Wires Dalmore Twitter Tasting this 15 year old from Dalmore is a cracking wee dram.

Caperdonich 17 Year Old / The Rare Casks (Abbey Whisky)
Caperdonich 17 Year Old / The Rare Casks (Abbey Whisky)

The 1st release in 'The Rare Casks' series by Abbey Whisky is this magnificent Caperdonich 17 year old single malt Scotch whisky. This limited edition release was distilled in 1995 and left to rest fo

Laphroaig 15 Year Old (The Old Malt Cask)
Laphroaig 15 Year Old (The Old Malt Cask)

I've seen these "The Old Malt Cask" series bottlings from Douglas Laing and decided it was time i tried them so i picked up a couple and from this first one i'm really glad i did.

Cutty Sark Storm
Cutty Sark Storm

Tasted as part of the Cutty Sark 2 Tweet Tasting from The Whisky Wire

Ardbeg Galileo
Ardbeg Galileo

I had decided not to buy a bottle of this at release, it had sold out it's entire allocation on pre-order.

Aberlour 12 Year Old
Aberlour 12 Year Old

A brace of Aberlour reviews coming up, starting with the lovely Aberlour 12 Year Old.

Tomintoul 16 Year Old
Tomintoul 16 Year Old

The Second of 4 Tomintoul whisky reviews is the gorgeous Tomintoul 16 Year Old.

Rekorderlig Winter Cider
Rekorderlig Winter Cider

Cider? really, i mean Cider? on a whisky Blog? well yes it's part of the fact that i will be posting some unusual stuff on this blog and wil be including reviews of drinks other than whisky.

Grants 25 Year Old
Grants 25 Year Old

The Last of a triplet of Grants Whisky reviews this is the jewel in the crown, the stunning Grant's 25 Year old blend.

Grants 18 Year Old
Grants 18 Year Old

The Second of a triplet of Grants Whisky reviews this is the Grant's 18 Year old blend.

Grants 12 Year Old
Grants 12 Year Old

The first of a triplet of Grants Whisky reviews this is the Grant's 12 Year old blend.

anCnoc Peter Arkle Travel Retail Edition
anCnoc Peter Arkle Travel Retail Edition

Tasted as part of an anCnoc Peter Arkle tasting on Facebook, this is the anCnoc Peter Arkle Travel Retail Exclusive.

anCnoc Peter Arkle Edition 2
anCnoc Peter Arkle Edition 2

Tasted as part of an anCnoc Peter Arkle tasting on Facebook, this is the anCnoc Peter Arkle Limited Edition #2.

English Whisky Company Chapter 7
English Whisky Company Chapter 7

English Whisky Company Chapter 7

English Whisky Company Chapter 6
English Whisky Company Chapter 6

English Whisky Company Chapter 6

Penderyn Port Wood
Penderyn Port Wood

Penderyn Port Wood

Penderyn Icons of Wales Red Flag Edition
Penderyn Icons of Wales Red Flag Edition

First of two reviews of whiskies from the brilliant Welsh Distillery Penderyn. This first one is Penderyn Icons of Wales The Red Flag Edition