Amrut Spectrum is probably the most popular whisky in the market now, although there is only a limited edition of 1,000 bottles. Hailed by most if not all. The name comes from the unique range of wood as matured in. First, it has been matured for 3
The Pioneer is the first whisky from this new Swedish distillery. It’s one of four whiskies included in their range – The Early Days Collection. It’s bottled at 48,1% ABV and 50% of the whisky comes from bourbon-anchors* with unseated whisky, 35% from bourbon-anchors* with
Midnattssol is the second release after Midvinter in their new limited range. It’s a summer whisky and I can tell that you will notice it on the flavours. The combination of American and Swedish oak, sherry and bourbon casks together with a final maturation in
This single cask Amrut is exclusively bottled for Europe and it’s a peated one. It was distilled back in June 2009 and put to rest in a port pipe cask (#2712) until August 2013 when it was bottled at 59% ABV which gave 357 bottles.
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
The Glenfiddich Reserve Cask is an other expression in The Glenfiddich Cask Collection. It’s matured in distinctive Spanish sherry cask before it’s bottled at 40% ABV. Nose: It’s gentle and very sweet with a great fruitiness and hints of vanilla. Palate: Sweet with some apples,
The Glenfiddich Select Cask is one of three new whiskies in Glenfiddich’s Cask Collection, released for travel retail. It has no age statement and it’s matured in bourbon, European oak and red wine cask before it’s bottled at 40% ABV. Nose: Sweet with plenty of
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.
This 2007 Vintage from Kilchoman is a vatting of six year old fresh bourbon barrels and the oldest single malt this young distillery have released to date. The Kilchoman 2007 Vintage is bottled at 46% ABV. Nose: Really peaty with a lot of smoky vanilla
The Macallan Ruby are the fourth expression in the 1824-series. Like the three others this is a whisky without an age-statement and it’s bottled at 43% ABV. Ruby are matured in first-fill Spanish sherry casks. Nose: It is quite young and sticky with lovely sherry