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Mackmyra Midnattssol (Birch Sap Finish) Swedish whisky

Mackmyra Midnattssol is a limited edition release by Sweden’s Mackmyra distillery. It is aged in ex-sherry and ex-bourbon casks, and casks made from both American and Swedish oak. 967 more words

LCBO Garage Sale

The end of March is when the LCBO performs its end-of-(financial)-year inventory. This in and of itself is far from an interesting topic yet it is a time of great interest to the collector. 441 more words


Straight from Sweden - Mackmyra Svensk Rök 46.1%

I’ve been impatiently waiting to sample this beauty since December. I knew one of our Whisky Ladies made the trek back to Sweden with the intention of picking up something interesting. 446 more words

Beyond Scotland

808 Whisky 808 Film 808 Music

Ever since the invention of the electric guitar in the 1930’s there has been a close relationship between the world of music – as originally played by black bluesmen like John Lee Hooker – and the world of whiskey… 729 more words

Blended Whiskey

Whisky ladies go sweetly smokey - Dalmore 15, Mackmyra Svensk Rök, Smokehead 'Rock'

Our whisky ladies are a diverse lot and each bring something a bit different to the equation. We are also quite international – most travel regularly and lived in different parts of the world than the land of their birth at some point in their lives. 143 more words


Quick notes on a Mackmyra...

Mackmyra Brukswhisky, OB, 41.4%abv (available here)

On the nose it feels really fresh. Citrus notes (primarily lemon) with vanilla, green apples, wet peppercorns and a gentle toffee undernote. 97 more words