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
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.
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
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.
Glenfiddich Rich Oak is matured for 14 years in traditional Glenfiddich casks, and then it’s finished for up to 12 weeks in brand new American and new Spanish oak casks. It’s bottled at 40% ABV. Nose: It’s typical Glenfiddich scents that hits me. Oranges and