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Balblair 2005 Vintage 1st Release ~ 46% (InverHouse)

Whisky Review: Balblair 2005 Vintage 1st Release

Category: Highland single malt scotch whisky

Origin: Balblair Distillery

Bottling: Inver House Distillers Ltd.

ABV: 46%

Cost: £38.75 from MoM… 241 more words

Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Talisker “Storm” (45.8%, OB, 2013)

Time for another Talisker, and quite a controversial one. Talisker have a very competitive 10yo on offer. One that did change over time. Just compare recent ones to those of ten years ago or twenty, or thirty… Nevertheless, it’s always good and always affordable. 1,003 more words

Single Malt

Don José 12yo 2003/2015 (53.6%, Isla del Ron, IdR 012, 252 bottles, Panama)

Don José you might ask? “I know only of Panamanian Rums called Abuelo”. Well, Don José is the distillery owned by Varela Hermanos. Abuelo is a Panamanian Rum brand owned by…Varela Hermanos. 538 more words

Rum

Lake Waikaremoana Great Walk

L and I tramped around Lake Waikaremoana in the Te Urewera national park over Christmas. Our kids were all with their other parents, so rather that sit around home by ourselves, we thought to head out into the bush for a 4-day circuit of the lake. 147 more words

Edradour 12 Years Old 2003 7th Release Bourbon Cask Ibisco Decanter ~ 56.5% (Edradour)

Whisky Review: Edradour 12 Years Old 2003 7th Release Bourbon Cask Matured Ibisco Decanter

Category: Highland single malt scotch whisky

Origin: Edradour Distillery

Bottling: Edradour… 261 more words

Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky

B-sides: At least one bourbon

After all these years in Brighton, i’d never been to the Great Eastern before, a pub renowned for it’s whisk[e]y collection. I stopped in for a couple. 279 more words

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Bowmore 9 Years Old Sherry Cask Matured (Bottled 2016) ~ 40% (Suntory)

Whisky Review: Bowmore 9 Years Old Sherry Cask Matured Limited Release (Bottled 2016)

Category: Islay single malt scotch whisky

Origin: Bowmore Distillery

Bottling: Suntory

ABV: 40% 734 more words

Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky