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Caol Ila 14, Unpeated

It’s Diageo Special Release season and here I am with this unpeated Caol Ila that was part of the lineup in 2012. Timely! I’ve previously reviewed the… 460 more words

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Blaum Bros One on One

A sit down interview with brothers Mike and Matt Blaum, owners of Blaum Bros. Distillery in Galena, IL. The brothers talk about their story to quit their jobs to distill spirits, the triumphs and tribulations of working with family and what they are looking forward to for their business. 36 more words

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George Dickel No. 12

I’ve previously reviewed two releases of George Dickel that were private barrel store selections: one a 14 yo for Park Avenue Liquor in NYC and the other… 405 more words

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Laphroaig Lore

The Lore is a new entry in Laphroaig’s lineup—which is so much larger suddenly than it used to be when I first acquired whisky derangement syndrome. 504 more words

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When is a distillery NOT a distillery?

Speaking as a rum drinker, taster, enthusiast, crazy person…..call me what you like in this regards, if I get the chance to try a new rum, I jump at the chance. 1,464 more words


Ardbeg 28, 1972-2000, 234 Btls (Douglas Laing)

Last week I posted the first of three reviews of early 1970s Ardbegs from Douglas Laing’s Old Malt Cask line. I really, really liked that 27 yo… 369 more words

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