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Ardbeg Alligator - Alligator rater
Nose: on first approach I’m greeted by distinct notes of ripe cherries buoyed by a wisp of milkiness (akin to the breath of a baby after feeding). The nose develops with background hints of resin and … read more
Singleton of Dufftown 12 Year old - The hit factory?
There are very few whiskies that I actively dislike. Certainly I prefer some to others, and I'm indifferent to many, but I seldom take an active dislike to a bottling. It seems to me that most whisky made… read more
Greenore 18 year old - Banana custard!
This upcoming release from Cooley is the oldest grain whiskey they have released to date. I bench-marked it against the 8 year old. Nose: I usually find grain whiskey, even when it's quite tasty, to be… read more
The John Walker - King of the Blues?
This is the ultra premium expression from the Blue Label range. Only 330 bottles are available from the current batch. Nose: Starting on light smoke with a slightly mossy - vaguely metallic - note it … read more
Penderyn Peated - Hey sugar sugar
Nose: peat of course but quite sweet and accompanied by something musty. It's like a hint of sweaty sock - not dissimilar to the smell you get with some parma ham. Interesting but I can't make up my mind… read more
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