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Tomatin 12yo (43%, OB, Bourbon and Sherry Casks, 2016)

Not so long ago, I reviewed four twelve-year olds from Tomatin’s Cuatro Series. Whisky that started out in Bourbon casks but then were transferred for a finish into four different kinds of Sherry; … 530 more words

Single Malt

The Glenlivet 12 Years Old Excellence ~ 40% (Pernod Ricard)

Review: The Glenlivet 12 Years Old Excellence

Category: Speyside single malt scotch whisky

Origin: The Glenlivet Distillery

Bottling: Pernod Ricard

ABV: 40%

Cost: £38.80 from The Glenlivet Distillery… 175 more words

Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Dutch Jenever Week - Day 5: Zuidam Korenwijn 5yo 2008/2013 (38%, Single Hogshead #761, The Netherlands)

We’ll continue our journey with this Zuidam Korenwijn 5yo, the brother of the Zuidam Oude Genever 5yo. Korenwijn (grain wine) is a Jenever, very similar to the 18th century style Jenever, and is often matured for a few years in an oak cask. 782 more words

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Tomatin 12yo 2002/2014 “Oloroso Sherry” (46%, OB, Cuatro Series #3, 3 years Oloroso Sherry Finish, 1.500 bottles)

Number three is the Oloroso finished one. Hands down the most popular Sherry in the Whisky industry. Somehow casks that once held Oloroso Sherries produce the best Whiskies that (once) graced the face of the earth, even though the Sherry itself isn’t seen as the best there is in the (fortified) Wine world. 412 more words

Single Malt

Glenturret 2002 The MacPhail's Collection ~ 43% (Gordon & MacPhail)

Review: Glenturret 2002 The MacPhail’s Collection

Category: Highland single malt scotch whisky

Origin: Glenturret Distillery

Bottling: Gordon & MacPhail, The MacPhail’s Collection

ABV: 43% 613 more words

Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Bowmore Feis Ile 2016 ~ 57.9% (Suntory)

Review: Bowmore Feis Ile 2016

Category: Islay single malt scotch whisky

Origin: Bowmore Distillery

Bottling: Suntory

ABV: 57.9%

Cost: £55

Score: 83 points

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Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky