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Mackmyra Special:02

Mackmyra Special: 02 Anniversary

This old bottling of Mackmyra Special: 02 was released in Sweden in May 2009. Bottled at 50.6% ABV Special: 02 celebrates Mackmyra 10th anniversary. The Special: 02 is a quite young whisky, approximately 6 years old. Nose: At first glance, I seem to be able

Millstone 5yo Peated

Millstone Peated 5 Years Old

Millstone Peated is a 5-year old whisky bottled at 40% ABV by the Dutch distillery Zuidam. It’s aged for 5 years in small American white oak barrels and bourbon and sherry casks. Nose: I find a rich fruitiness, no questions asked. Most powerful I find

Glenlivet 21 yo Archive

The Glenlivet Archive 21 Years Old

The Glenlivet Archive 21 Years Old breathe quality and luxury from the first moment. Bottled at 43 % ABV, this 21 year old Glenlivet comes in an elegant and clever packaging that consists of a oak box that easily slid into its case. Furthermore the

Laphroaig Quarter Cask

Laphroaig Quarter Cask

Laphroaig Quarter Cask is bottled at nice 48% ABV and is classified as a “No Age Statement”. Quarter Cask is according to information matured 5 years in bourbon casks before a final 1 year on smaller casks, quarter casks. The final maturation of the smaller

Yamazaki 12yo

Yamazaki 12 Years Old

Yamazaki 12 Years Old is one of Japan’s oldest whisky distillery, Yamazaki Distillery. The whisky is bottled at 43 % ABV and it’s matured in three different kinds of casks, namely American, Spanish and Japanese oak casks. Nose: A clear scent of different fruits, where

Bowmore 15yo Mariner

Bowmore 15 Years Old Mariner

Bowmore 15 Years Old Mariner is also a whisky in Bowmore’s duty-free range. The whiskey is bottled at nice 43 % ABV and has been matured for 15 years inside their No.1 Vaults. Aged in both American bourbon and Spanish sherry casks, it should be

Bowmore Surf

Bowmore Surf

Bowmore Surf is a whisky with No Age Statement, but is said to be about 8 years. Bowmore Surf are only available at the duty-free market. The whisky is bottled at 40 % ABV and takes it’s inspiration from the sea that constantly sweeps across