Kilchoman is still the youngest distillery on Islay and one of the most exciting ones these days in my opinion. This release comes from a total of 35 casks distilled in 2009. So with only 9000 bottles, no chill-filtration and bottled at full cask strength,
Time for a young one from A Dewar Rattray – Glentauchers 6 Years Old and matured in a sherry cask. It was distilled April 25 2007 and bottled October 2 2013 at cask strength, 65% ABV. It’s un-chill filtered and matured in a sherry butt.
The independent bottler Hunter Laing (Yes, Fred’s brother) has started to work with The Edrington group and will start to release a series of Glenturret bottlings, starting with this 26-year old. The whisky is distilled back in 1986, my year of birth (just or your
Port Ellen is one of the most legendary distilleries on Islay, maybe even in the entire world of whisky.It was closed in 1983 and still we can see different bottles coming up on the market and this one is no exception. Distilled back in 1982
This Clynelish is distilled back in 1997 and have spent 16 years in cask #6471 before Blackadder bottled it at cask strength 58,3% ABV for their Raw Cask range.156 bottles are available if you’re interested. Nose: Sweet and lovely with hints of vanilla, almonds and
And yet again it’s time for a 25-year old Bowmore and this time it’s from Blackadder and their Raw Cask range. It’s a 1987 Vintage, distilled December 8 1987, before it took a rest in a oak hogshead #2822. 242 bottles are available of this
It’s time for a wee visit to India again. Recently we tried a sherry matured Amrut from Blackadder and this time we tasted a peated Amrut. This peated Amrut is bottled by Blackadder for their Raw Cask range without any age statement, chill-filtration and added
It’s time to taste something from outside Europe and we have come to a distillery from India, Amrut. This Amrut it bottled by the independent bottler Blackadder for their Raw Cask range. It’s a no age statement, that’s completely natural, straight from a single cask.
It’s time for this Glenrothes that have been aged for 18 years and bottled at cask strength 50.8% ABV. It’s yet another of the fine whiskies in The Maltman range by Meadowside Blending, bottled at natural colour and with no chill-filtration. Just when it left
This Bunnahabhain is the second release in ‘The Rare Casks’ series by Abbey Whisky. It’s a 1989 vintage that has been aged for 23 years in a refill bourbon barrel before being bottled at natural cask strength 44% ABV. As the first release this is