Finlaggan Old Reserve

FINLAGGAN Old Reserve 40% abv The Vintage Malt Whisky CompanyJim Murray’s Whisky Bible 2007 states ‘BRILLIANT……this is simply awesome. If you don’t get a bottle of this, you’ll regret it for the rest of your life!’ Well, he...

Laphroaig 10 Yo Original Cask Strength 007

Nosing story from LAPHROAIG 10 YEARS OLD CASK STRENGTH 56.3% Batch 007 Bottled Jan 15 Creeeakkkk, dthummmpppdh!! cork out Warm, orange gold, furry, cosy underneath, a layer ~ strong, rustic, foreign. But, familiar; from somewhere you vaguely know of. Cooking, a...

Laphroaig 10 Years Old

LAPHROAIG 10 years old Single Malt Whisky What a symphony of a dram! This is Laphroaig Single Malt Whisky 10 years old, 40 % alcohol volume. The colour is amber, rich sparkling gold. The liquid moves in the glass like a swell on the sea. It looks heavy, oiled and...

Ardbeg Galileo

Ardbeg Galileo   Distilled in 1999 ~ 49% volume. A golden honey colour. Not very viscous. Fast, thin legs. First nose ~ fruity, vanilla, oaky, salty. Rich tar, warm honey, reminds me of bees. Quite voluptuous dram. Dark woody notes, with cloves. ~ bananas, salty...

Bruichladdich Festival Bottle 2012

XX NOSTALGIA BAROLO OB 20 yo   Colour ~ Rich Amber, Burnished Gold Legs fall in short elongated droplets close together Visuallyliquid looks thin Nose ~ Burnt Sugar ~ alcohol catches inside of your nose, then on the back of the throat Fresh and green aromas from...

Longmorn 16 Years Single Malt 48%

Longmorn 16 years Single Malt 48% Speyside Colour ~ Honey rich, pale amber a strong colour. Outside in daylight colour is paler. Texture ~ A light oily band of gold with tiny beads around the rim touching the glass. Coats the glass, but not heavy enough to fall...