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The Dalmore King Alexander III 40%

What do we know about this Dalmore? That it was matured in not one or two casks but seven! Aside from the standard ex-bourbon (Kentucky) and Sherry, it also spent time in wine (unspecified), Madeira, Marsala and Port casks. 255 more words


Brora 30 Year Cask Strength (2009 Release)

Scotch Review #76: Brora 30 Year Cask Strength (2009 Release)

Distillery: Brora

Region: Highland

ABV: 53.2%

Age: 30 Year

Price: $50/dram

Color: 0.8, Deep Gold… 540 more words

Scotch Whisky Reviews

I guess that it is not too surprising that I woke this morning at 5.00am.  As Alan was also up, we decided to make an early start in an attempt to beat the worst of the weather. 408 more words

We woke to rain as anticipated, and with a poor forecast for the day.  I left Nybster at 8.05 passing Samuel’s Geo and a pig farm… 414 more words

Timorous Beastie 18 year old

Douglas Laing

Established In 1948,  Douglas Laing are one of the biggest names in the independent bottler sector of the whisky industry..

Renowned for the quality of single casks, blends and innovative ideas the company have one of the most impressive ranges of whiskies available in today’s market.. 401 more words

Tasting Notes

Dancing Queen

A very large part of my life at the moment is encompassed by dancing. Miss Highland Dancer has been dancing since she was 4. That’s like 8 years now. 493 more words

Another day in the office, but today the roof was leaking.  Consequently I geared up for wet weather at the cottage, and left Wick at 8.10. 521 more words