It is subtle and less peated than modern Laphroaig, but where’s the extra complexity that should come from a quarter century of maturation? Read More
Two exotic wine-matured whiskies, a 5yo Arran and 10yo Port Charlotte. While I find wine cask maturation is more often miss than hit, I actually enjoyed both of these! Read More
A 43-year-old Ben Nevis and single blended whisky, one of the rarest styles of Scottish whisky. Read More
One of the most eye-catching Convalmore releases from the past decade is this 36-year-old edition that was part of Diageo’s Special Releases in 2013. Read More
How is this Glen Garioch not sold out yet? After all, it does have my tasting notes on the label! Read More
Really good and my favourite of The Whisky Exchange’s Black Friday releases so far. Read More
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