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Angel's Envy Port Barrel Finish - Awesome Experiment!
First off, I'm a sucker for Port, Rum, and Madeira finished whisk(e)ys. The Balvenie 21 PortWood, Balvenie 17 year Madeaie, Balvenie 14 year Caribbean, and Bushmills 21 year all made me curl up in my … read more
Bruichladdich 10 year old (The Laddie 10) - Bruichladdich Has Arrived In Style!
Very, very impressed. This rivals many of the bottlings from the West Highland region in my opinion (Clynelish in particular). The maritime flavor profile is not lost at all and without the peat, you… read more
Glenlivet 18 Year old - A Classy Teenager Almost of Age
Not quite as refined as I would like, but the amazing nose and fruity/spicy palate stand up rather well. There is a lovely flavor starting to develop in this that I really liked in my bottle of Tomatin… read more
Bushmills Original - Awful Finish
Not a fan. I almost spat this out...it's start out ok, but the finish sucks.
Johnnie Walker Black Label 12 Year Old - Another Fair Walker Blend
Another delightful nose; I can sniff as hard as I want and no burn, just flavor : ) Sweet apple and honey dominate, followed by candied fruit. On the palate, the flavors are presented in a silky fashion… read more