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The Glenlivet 12 Year Old
The Glenlivet 12 Year Old

This bottle of The Glenlivet 12 Year Old was a Birthday present from a guy who I've known so long that he is simply the brother I never had, thanks Kinor!

Glenfiddich 18 Year Old Ancient Reserve
Glenfiddich 18 Year Old Ancient Reserve

Next one of my Birthday malts is the rather stunning Glenfiddich 18 Year Old Ancient Reserve.

Glenfiddich 15 Year Old Solera Reserve
Glenfiddich 15 Year Old Solera Reserve

First of my Birthday malts is the spritely and unique Glenfiddich 15 Year Old Solera Vat.

MacDuff 11 Year Old (The Whisky Barrel)
MacDuff 11 Year Old (The Whisky Barrel)

Next in my series of The Whisky Barrel Exclusive bottlings is this stunning MacDuff 11 Year Old.

Caol Ila 27 Year Old (The Whisky Barrel)
Caol Ila 27 Year Old (The Whisky Barrel)

Next in my series of The Whisky Barrel Exclusive bottlings is this beautiful Caol Ila 27 Year Old.

Bunnahabhain 21Yr Jubilee Malt (The Whisky Barrel)
Bunnahabhain 21Yr Jubilee Malt (The Whisky Barrel)

Second in my series of The Whisky Barrel own bottlings is this stunning Bunnahabhain 21Yr Jubilee Malt.

Speyside 30 Year Old (3rd Edition) (Master of Malt)
Speyside 30 Year Old (3rd Edition) (Master of Malt)

Last in this first series of Master of Malt own bottlings is the stunning Master of Malt 30 Year Old Speyside (3rd Edition)

Bunnahabhain 21Yr Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)
Bunnahabhain 21Yr Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)

This is the first in a series of The Whisky Barrel own bottlings, and starts with Bunnahabhain 21Yr Sherry Cask Burns Malt.

Cragganmore 20 Year Old 1991 Cask 1157 (Master of Malt)
Cragganmore 20 Year Old 1991 Cask 1157 (Master of Malt)

The third bottling in my Masters of Malt own bottlings range is the Cragganmore 20 Year Old 1991 Cask 1157 - Single Cask Malt Whisky.

Auchentoshan Heartwood
Auchentoshan Heartwood

During my recent distillery tour at Auchentoshan i was able to try not only the lovely 12 Year Old but also the travel retail only bottlings of Springwood and Heartwood.

Auchentoshan Springwood
Auchentoshan Springwood

During my recent distillery tour at Auchentoshan i was able to try not only the lovely 12 Year Old but also the travel retail only bottlings of Springwood and Heartwood.

Dalmore 14 Year Old 1996 Single Cask (Master of Malt)
Dalmore 14 Year Old 1996 Single Cask (Master of Malt)

Second in my little series of Master of Malt own bottlings is this lovely 14 Year Old Dalmore

Auchentoshan 12 Year Old
Auchentoshan 12 Year Old

During yesterdays visit to Auchentoshan i was able to sample the 12 Year Old, Springwood and Heartwood (the other reviews coming soon).

Amrut Single Malt (Old Bottling)
Amrut Single Malt (Old Bottling)

Time for a jump back in time, this is a bottle that i picked up a few years back as a surprise mystery bottling for a whisky night with friends

Master of Malt 8 Year Old Blended Whisky
Master of Malt 8 Year Old Blended Whisky

Today sees the first in a range of reviews of Master of Malt own bottlings.

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

Ledaig 9 Year Old (Whisky Shop Glenkeir)
Ledaig 9 Year Old (Whisky Shop Glenkeir)

Part of the Whisky Shop Glenkeir Treasures Range

Deanston 12 Year Old (Whisky Shop Glenkeir)
Deanston 12 Year Old (Whisky Shop Glenkeir)

Part of the Whisky Shop Glenkeir Treasures Range

Cutty Sark Tam OShanter
Cutty Sark Tam OShanter

This was part of the Cutty Sark Tweet Tasting organised by The Whisky Wire

Cutty Sark 18 Year Old
Cutty Sark 18 Year Old

This was part of the Cutty Sark Tweet Tasting organised by The Whisky Wire