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20 Feb 18 Tasting: Allt-a-bhainne 108.8 1994, 12 YO, Scotch Malt Whisky Society, 61%
20 Feb 18 Tasting: Glenfarclas quarter casks 1988, OB, 46.1%
19 Feb 18 Tasting: Linkwood 1964, Signatory, 49.3%
19 Feb 18 Tasting: Balblair 1964, Gordon & MacPhail, 40%,
18 Feb 18 Tasting: Port Ellen 1979 60th Anniversary, 30 YO, Douglas Laing, 55.6%,
18 Feb 18 Tasting: Port Ellen 1983 Provenance, 26 YO, McGibbons, 46%
17 Feb 18 Tasting: Balblair 1997 for La Maison du Whisky, OB, 56.3%
17 Feb 18 Tasting: Nikka from the Barrel, OB, 51.4%
15 Feb 18 Tasting: Old Pulteney 1990 175th Anniversary Milan, 26 YO, Cadenhead’s, 52.6%
15 Feb 18 Tasting: Springbank 2003 175h Anniversary Aberdeen, 13 YO, Cadenhead’s, 57.0%
14 Feb 18 Tasting: Laphroaig 1977, OB, 43%
13 Feb 18 Tasting: Old Taylor, 6 YO, OB, 40%
13 Feb 18 Tasting: Heaven Hill 1995, Cadenhead’s, 63%
12 Feb 18 Tasting: Bowmore 2001 175th Anniversary for Baden, 16 YO, Cadenhead’s, 54.8%,
12 Feb 18 Tasting: Laphroaig 1998 175th Anniversary for Salzburg, 18 YO, Cadenhead’s, 57.4%,
11 Feb 18 Tasting: Clynelish 15 YO, Master of Malt 56.1%
11 Feb 18 Tasting: Clynelish 1974, 32 YO, The Whisky Fair, 58.6%
09 Feb 18 Tasting: Tullibardine 1993 175th Anniversary Cologne, 23 YO, Cadenhead’s, 48.6%
09 Feb 18 Tasting: Glenburgie 1992 175th Anniversary London, 25 YO, Cadenhead’s, 53.7%
08 Feb 18 Tasting: Glen Garioch Bottle Hand Filled 2000, 17 YO, OB, 53.7%
08 Feb 18 Tasting: Glen Garioch 1975 The Birds, Moon Import, 46%
07 Feb 18 Tasting: Teaninich 1993 175th Anniversary for Odense (Denmark), 23 YO, Cadenhead’s, 52.3%
07 Feb 18 Tasting: Arran 1995 175th Anniversary for Berlin (Germany), 21 YO, Cadenhead’s, 49.5%
06 Feb 18 Tasting: Miltonduff 1966, Antica Casa, Marchesi Spinola, 61.4%
05 Feb 18 Tasting: Bowmore Vault N°1, OB, 51.5%,
05 Feb 18 Tasting: Octomore 2011, The Whisky Agency and Acla Selection, 51.9%,
04 Feb 18 Tasting: Glenrothes 1988, OB, 43%,
04 Feb 18 Tasting: J&B 20 YO Pure Malt, OB, 43%,
03 Feb 18 Tasting: Glenrothes Sherry Cask Reserve, OB, 40%,
03 Feb 18 Tasting: Glenrothes 1995 American Oak, OB, 45%,
02 Feb 18 Tasting: Dewar’s Ne Plus Ultra The Very Finest, OB, 43%
02 Feb 18 Tasting: Bell’s 20 YO Royal Reserve White Label, OB,
01 Feb 18 Report: my review of the whisky year 2017
01 Feb 18 Report: White Horse Spring Cap (4/5 quart), OB, 86.8 Proof,
01 Feb 18 Report: Inchmurrin Whiskynerds 2003 Law, 14 YO, OB, 56.3%
   
31 Jan 18 Tasting: Inchmurrin Whiskynerds 2003 Executive, 14 YO, OB, 54.6%, 
30 Jan 18 Tasting: Glen Garioch Renaissance Chapter 3, 17 YO, OB, 50.8%
30 Jan 18 Tasting: Glen Garioch 1991 Old Malt Cask, 15 YO, Douglas Laing, 50%
29 Jan 18 Tasting: Aberfeldy 21 YO, OB, 40%
29 Jan 18 Tasting: Aberfeldy 28 YO, OB, 40%
27 Jan 18 Tasting: Springbank 2000 for Port of Holmsund, 17 YO, Whiskybroker, 41.6%
27 Jan 18 Tasting; Port Charlotte for Friends of Holmsund/Umeå 2003, 14 YO, Whiskybroker, 60.0%,
26 Jan 18 Tasting: Glenmorangie 1995 125.21 A Jackpot of Christmas spices, 13 YO, SMWS, 56.4%
26 Jan 18 Tasting: Glenmorangie 1981, 10 YO, OB, 59.2%
25 Jan 18 Tasting: Linlithgow 1975 Silent Stills, 22 YO, Signatory, 51.7%,
24 Jan 18 Tasting: Ocean Special Old, 6 YO, Mercian, 40%
24 Jan 18 Tasting: Springbank Society Bottling 2007, OB, 57.1%
23 Jan 18 Tasting: Glengoyne Director’s Special, 40 YO, Single Malts of Scotland, 56.8%
23 Jan 18 Tasting: Caroni 1997 Taipei Bar Show, The Spirits Shop Selection, 59.6%
22 Jan 18 Tasting: Glen Garioch 1991, 25 YO, Cadenhead’s,47%
22 Jan 18 Tasting: Glen Garioch 1968, 29 YO, OB, 56.6%
21 Jan 18 Tasting: Miltonduff 1967, 36 YO, Duncan Taylor, 40.1%
21 Jan 18 Tasting: Tamdhu 1969, 34 YO, Duncan Taylor, 40.2%,
20 Jan 18 Tasting: BenRiach 17 YO PX finish, OB, 46%
20 Jan 18 Tasting: Spice Tree Extravaganza, Compass Box, 46%
19 Jan 18 Tasting: Teaninich 1982, 21 YO, The Bottlers, 62.3%,
19 Jan 18 Tasting: Glendullan 1978 Rare Malts, 26 YO, OB, 56.6%,
18 Jan 18 Tasting: Glentauchers 1997 Fighting Fish, 19 YO, Jack Wiebers World of Whiskies, 51.5%
17 Jan 18 Tasting: Cotswold Inaugural Release Batch 01/2017, OB, 46%,
16 Jan 18 Tasting: Arran 2000 My Precious (for Whiskybase), 15 YO, OB, 56.9%
16 Jan 18 Tasting: Arran Batch 1, That Boutique Y, 49.1%
15 Jan 18 Tasting: Blair Athol 1988 Whisky Schiff 2017, JWWW, 51.3%
15 Jan 18 Tasting: Glen Keith 1993, 23 YO, The Whisky Agency, 48.6%
14 Jan 18 Tasting: Linkwood 1989, The Spirits Shop’ Selection, 50.8%
13 Jan 18 Tasting: Port Charlotte 2005 10th Anniversary Bottling, 12 YO Monnier, 57.1%
13 Jan 18 Tasting: Langatun Peat Unplugged, OB, 62%,
12 Jan 18 Tasting: Arran 2000 for La Maison du Whisky, 17 YO, OB, 54.6%
12 Jan 18 Tasting: Arran 2000 Single Cask for Whisky and More, 7 YO, OB
11 Jan 18 Tasting: Rozélieures Fumé Collection, OB, 46%
10 Jan 18 Tasting: Macallan 8 YO (small 8, screw cap), OB, 43%
10 Jan 18 Tasting: Macallan Reflexion 1824 Series, OB, 43%
09 Jan 18 Tasting: Ardmore 2003, 13 YO, Sgaile.ch, 46%
08 Jan 18 Tasting: Dailuaine 1992, 21 YO, Sgaile.ch, 46%
07 Jan 18 Tasting: LP 8 1998, Elements of Islay, 53.5%
06 Jan 18 Tasting: Inchgower 1997 Waldhaus am See, 20 YO, Signatory, 60.7%
05 Jan 18 Tasting: Skara Brae 1999, Cooper’s Choice, 51%
04 Jan 18 Tasting: Yamazaki Mizunara 18 YO, 43%
03 Jan 18 Tasting: Royal Lochnagar 1972 Platinum Rum finish, 32 YO, Douglas Laing, 60.5%,
02 Jan 18 Tasting: Inverleven 1977, 29 YO, La Part des Anges, 54.8%
01 Jan 18 Tasting: Millburn 1970 Platinum, 34 YO, Douglas Laing, 50.9%,
01 Jan 18 Tasting: Millburn 1976 for the Whisky Shop, 25 YO, Douglas Laing, 58.9%
   
31 Dec 17 Tasting: Glenturret 1980, 33 YO, The Whisky Agency, 42.8%,
31 Dec 17 Tasting: Glenturret 1977, 34 YO, Master of Malt, 47.9%
30 Dec 17 Tasting: Tamnavulin 1967, Sansibar, 40.3%,
30 Dec 17 Tasting: Tamnavulin 40 YO Director’s Special, The Single Malts of Scotland, 40.6%
29 Dec 17 Tasting: Benrinnes 1984, 24 YO, Signatory, 58.6%
29 Dec 17 Tasting: Benrinnes 1980, 20 YO, Dun Bheagan, 46%,
28 Dec 17 Tasting: Bladnoch 1990, 19 YO, OB (Bladnoch Forum), 54.6%,
28 Dec 17 Tasting: Bladnoch 20 YO, OB, 55%
27 Dec 17 Tasting: Scapa 1975, 25 YO, Silver Seal, 50%,
27 Dec 17 Tasting: Scapa 2002 17.3, 11 YO, Scotch Malt Whisky Society, 55.5%,
26 Dec 17 Tasting: Glenmorangie 1971 Culloden, OB, 43%
26 Dec 17 Tasting: Glenrothes 1989, 24 YO, Carn Mor, 54.8%
25 Dec 17 Tasting: Springbank 1969, Dun Eideann, 48.8%,
24 Dec 17 Tasting: Bunnahabhain 1980, 33 YO, Acla Selection, 45.4%,
24 Dec 17 Tasting: Bunnahabhain 1989, The Whisky Exchange, 44.9%
23 Dec 17 Tasting: Millstone 2005 100 Rye, OB, 50%
23 Dec 17 Tasting: Millstone 2000, 12 YO, Sherry, OB, 46
22 Dec 17 Tasting: Bladnoch 1990, 27 YO, Antique Lions of Spirits, 49.4%
22 Dec 17 Tasting: Bladnoch Adela Oloroso, 15 YO, OB, 46.7%
21 Dec 17 Tasting: Old Perth 1996, 21 YO, Morrison & Mackay, 55.4%
21 Dec 17 Tasting: White Horse (US import), OB, 70 Proof (40%), B:1960s
20 Dec 17 Tasting: Chivas Ultis, OB, 40%,
20 Dec 17 Tasting: Copper Dog Blended Malt batch 16/0673, OB, 40%,
19 Dec 17 Tasting: GlenDronach 1995 For Lateltin Switzerland, 52.8%,
19 Dec 17 Tasting: GlenDronach Peated Port Wood, OB, 46%
18 Dec 17 Tasting: Irish Malt 1989, 28 YO, Antique’s Lions Collection, 49.3%
18 Dec 17 Tasting: North Irish single malt 1989 for World of Whisky, 27 YO, Signatory, 42.9%
17 Dec 17 Tasting: Irish Single Malt Sherry Cask 2001, 15 YO, Sansibar and Van der Boog, 50.2%,
17 Dec 17 Tasting: Irish Single Malt XO, The Nectar of the Daily Dram, 49.3%,
16 Dec 17 Tasting: Caledonian 1987 Waldhaus am See, 30 YO, Signatory, 53.3%
16 Dec 17 Tasting: Invergordon 1973, 44 YO, The Nectar of the Daily Dram, 48.5%,
15 Dec 17 Tasting: Glen Elgin 1995 Kreuzritter, 21 YO, Monnier (Jack Wiebers), 52.1%,
15 Dec 17 Tasting: Glen Elgin 1995, The Nectar of the daily dram, 53.5%
14 Dec 17 Tasting: Langatun American Barrel Aged 2011, OB, 45.6%,
14 Dec 17 Tasting: Highland Park Voyage of the Raven, OB, 41.3%,
13 Dec 17 Tasting: Langatun American Barrel Aged 2011, OB, 45.6%
13 Dec 17 Tasting: Highland Park Voyage of the Raven, OB, 41.3%
12 Dec 17 Tasting: Glenglassaugh 2009 Single Cask for Lateltin Massandra Aleatico, OB, 56.2%
12 Dec 17 Tasting: Glenglassaugh PX Finish, OB, 46%
10 Dec 17 Tasting: BenRiach 25 YO, OB, 46%
10 Dec 17 Tasting: Tobermory 1994 The Clan, 23 YO, Sansibar, 57.9%
09 Dec 17 Tasting: Beinn Dubh The Flying Scotsman, OB, 43%
09 Dec 17 Tasting: AnCnoc Peatheart Batch 1, OB, 46%,
08 Dec 17 Tasting: BenRiach 22 YO Peated PX Finish 2nd edition, OB, 46%,
08 Dec 17 Tasting: BenRiach 2005 Port Peated Batch 14, OB, 53.1%
07 Dec 17 Tasting: Orkney Islands 2000, 17 YO, Acla Selection, 51.7%
07 Dec 17 Tasting: Orkney Islands 2002, 15 YO, Acla Selection, 51.7%
06 Dec 17 Tasting: Aultmore 25 YO, OB, 46%,
06 Dec 17 Tasting: Speyside 1973, 44 YO, The Nectar of the daily dram, 52.2%,
05 Dec 17 Literature: My Name Is Whisky - Single Malt Scotch Whisky
05 Dec 17 Tasting: Cragganmore 1985 37.60 Oranges, spices and London honey, 29 YO, Scotch Malt Whisky Society, 52.4%
05 Dec 17 Tasting: Cragganmore 1993, 20 YO, A.D. Rattray, 54.2%
04 Dec 17 Tasting: Craigellachie 1999 Single Cask for La Maison du Whisky, OB, 54.1%
04 Dec 17 Tasting: Cragganmore 1989 “Art Nouveau Ladies”, The Whisky Agency, 52.1%
03 Dec 17 Report: Whisky Schiff Zürich 2017 (Full, DRAFT)
03 Dec 17 Tasting: Highland Park 1995 for The Whisky Exchange, Gordon & MacPhail, 53.2%
03 Dec 17 Tasting: Speyburn 15 YO, OB, 46%
02 Dec 17 Tasting: Highland Park The Dark, 17 YO, OB, 52.9%
02 Dec 17 Tasting: Highland Park Full Volume 1999, OB, 47.2%
01 Dec 17 Tasting: The Chita, OB, 43%,
01 Dec 17 Tasting: Carsebridge 1982, 34 YO, Signatory, 49.4%,
   
30 Nov 17 Tasting: Widow Jane, 10 YO, OB, 45.5%
30 Nov 17 Tasting: Sonoma Cherrywood Rye, OB, 47.8%
29 Nov 17 Tasting: Cardhu 12 YO, OB, 70 Proof
29 Nov 17 Tasting: Blair Athol, OB, 70 proof,
28 Nov 17 Tasting: Talloch, A. B. Grant, 86 Proof
28 Nov 17 Tasting: Old Comber, 30 YO, OB, 40%,
27 Nov 17 Tasting: Karuizawa Ocean Special Old Whisky, 12 YO, OB, 43%,
27 Nov 17 Tasting: Brenne, OB, 40%
26 Nov 17 Tasting: Tomatin 36 YO, OB, 46%,
26 Nov 17 Tasting: Tomatin Earth, OB, 46%,
25 Nov 17 Tasting: Suntory Special Reserve Whisky, OB, 43%
25 Nov 17 Tasting: Suntory Excellence 80th Anniversary, vatted malt of Yamazaki, OB, 43%
24 Nov 17 Tasting: FEW Bourbon, OB, 46.5%,
24 Nov 17 Tasting: FEW Rye, OB, 46.5%,
23 Nov 17 Tasting: Inchmoan 1992 Peated Island Collection, OB, 48.6%
23 Nov 17 Tasting: Loch Lomond 1966, 44 YO, OB, 40%,
22 Nov 17 Tasting: Koval Millet, OB, 40%,
22 Nov 17 Tasting: Koval Four Grains, OB, 47%
21 Nov 17 Tasting: Octomore 2008, 7 YO, Rest & Be, 65.6%,
21 Nov 17 Tasting: Octomore 8.3 Master Class 308 PPM, 5 YO, OB, 61.2%,
20 Nov 17 Tasting: Hellryer’s Road Original Roaring Fourty, OB, 46.2%
20 Nov 17 Tasting: Hellryer’s Road Peated, OB, 46.2%
20 Nov 17 Tasting: Hellryer’s Road Lightly Peated for La Maison du Whisky, OB, 64.5%,
19 Nov 17 Tasting: Tomintoul 21 YO, OB, 40%
19 Nov 17 Tasting: Tomintoul 40 YO, OB, 43.1%
18 Nov 17 Tasting: Glen Scotia 25 YO, OB, 48.8%
18 Nov 17 Tasting: Glen Scotia 1992 for The Whisky Exchange, The Whisky Agency, 49.3%,
18 Nov 17 Literature: The Malt Whisky Yearbook 2018, Ingvar Ronde
17 Nov 17 Tasting: Benromach triple distilled 2009, OB, 50%
17 Nov 17 Tasting: Benromach 2009 for La Maison du Whisky, OB, 58.7%
16 Nov 17 Tasting: Bruichladdich 2006, 10 YO, The Whisky Chamber, 59.1%
16 Nov 17 Tasting: Bruichladdich 1965, 24 YO, Gordon & MacPhail/Turatello, 54.2%,
15 Nov 17 Tasting: Bruichladdich Sherry 1990 for Travel Retail, 25 YO, OB, 48.1%
15 Nov 17 Tasting: Islay (distilled at Bruichladdich) 1992, 24 YO, FEW barrels, 49.6%