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Tasting Notes: Glen Scotia: Victoriana

Glen Scotia: Victoriana (Scotland Campbeltown Single Malt Whisky: 51.5% ABV)

Visual: Deep dark gold.

Viscosity: A mix of slow to fast, thick to thin steaks. Ok, all kinds of streaks. 457 more words


Benromach Peat Smoke......

When looking for a peaty whisky I have been known to avoid Speyside attempts and go for a┬áTalisker or Islay malt. So I was interested to see what my “local” could come up with; hence the tasting of this… 134 more words

Tasting Notes: The Old Malt Cask: Blair Athol: 12 Year

The Old Malt Cask: Blair Athol: 12 Year (Scottish Highland Single Malt Whisky: 12 Year: 50% ABV)

Visual: Grain, fairly light coloured.

Viscosity: A few, quite fast medium thickness streaks. 535 more words


Tasting Notes: Independent Spirit: Fettercairn

Independent Spirit: Fettercairn (Scottish Highland Single Malt Whisky: 7 Year: 56.2% ABV)

Visual: Deep gold.

Viscosity: Very slow, medium thickness streaks.

Nose: Very viscous, jelly like, alcohol. 653 more words


Tasting Notes: Lagavulin 8 Year

Lagavulin 8 Year (Scottish Islay Single Malt Whisky: 8 Year: 48% ABV)

Visual: Pale grain with a soft green brackishness.

Viscosity: Very slow, thin to medium thickness streaks. 459 more words


Tasting Notes: Compass Box: The Circus

Compass Box: The Circus (Scottish Blended Whisky: 49% ABV)

Visual: Bronzed gold.

Viscosity: Mostly fast, thick streaks.

Nose: Heather. Potpourri. Treacle. Stewed apricot. Thick. Heavy honey. 403 more words


Tasting Notes: Compass Box: Enlightenment

Compass Box: Enlightenment (Scottish Blended Malt Whisky: 46% ABV)

Visual: Pale grain.

Viscosity: Medium speed and thickness streaks.

Nose: Waxy. Menthol. Warming alcohol. Meringue. Watercress. Water adds watermelon, bright green apples and jolly ranchers. 461 more words