Hazelwood Reserve (Kininvie) 1990 - 17 Year Old Scotch Whisky : The Whisky Exchange
Ta-Daa! The first publicly-available bottling of Kininvie, workhorse for the Grant's stable. You may well have had Monkey Shoulder (which has plenty of Kininvie in it), but this is the first opportunity to try it as a single malt in its own right.
Ardbeg 1976 - Cask #2392 - Sherry Cask - Committee Reserve Scotch Whisky : The Whisky Exchange
Part of the first bottlings for the Ardbeg Committee in 2000, this single cask is from a 1976 batch of sherry casks that took Ardbeg's reputation into the stratosphere.
Commercial Photographer Edinburgh, Scotland. Whisky Industry specialist. Lifestyle and production - Jo Hanley Photography
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New whisky tasting notes: Batch 71 | Scotch Whisky
If Black Bowmore 50 Years Old had to be summed up in one word, ‘immense’ would be quite fitting. But thankfully, Dave Broom has provided a few more descriptors to express his thoughts on this ‘insanely complex’ single malt. Kilchoman then contributes further to the high scoreboard with its ‘lean, spare’ Original Cask Strength expression. But then things get a little confusing with the distillery’s Sauternes Cask Matured, which delivers a phenomenal nose, but a disappointing palate. Scapa…