Ex Army Officer, currently buisiness software implementor. A Jack Daniel's firend for many a year... and the available bourbon now and then. Wine preference the recent years - Cypriot wines are getting better every year- but I discovered red wine makes me sleepy...soooo I thought I'd give Scotch a chance... What a never ending expirience!!! Started off with blends and for the last 2 years I'm discovering my single malts. Currently on a "Trip" around Islay...
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Highland Park Leif Eriksson Release - The Viking
on the nose grapes and summer aftershave fragrance. On the palate smooth, spicy but gentle, quite sweet, full body, the slightest hint of smoke. Very long finish with the typical HP drying effect. Very… read more
Teachers Highland Cream - Creamy Re-evaluation
I have to say, it took me some time to get rid of the alcohol attack and discover the creaminess in this classic. Malty cream vanilla and honey on the nose, Sweet treat & early spice arrival on the pa… read more
Whyte and Mackay 13 Year Old - Sherry Marriage
Sultanas & raisins on the nose and a hint of vanilla way back. Chewy sweetness on the palate, soft rounded and kind. Long finish spices cracking out at the end.
Suntory Yamazaki 12 Year old - Face Off
Its Light colour and fruity nose gave me an expectation of a light whisky. Even the first sips revealed fruit, spice,freshness. But 30 minutes later the whisky had changed...Sweetness, brown sougar, an… read more
Aberlour 10 Year old - Bar Testing
I tried this after a class of Yamazaki 12yo which is not fair for this one. But Good impresion in general, but not a wow effect. Grapes, sweetness,toffe?, medium finish with a hint of peat embeded in the… read more