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  • Bowmore Cask Strength - BOOMore

    By PeatyZealot on 25th May 20152015-05-25T20:35:00

    90

    Again a succesful story at my local liquor store. One whole liter of Cask Strength Bowmore for a very good price. Bought it spontaneously without knowing anything about it. Nose: Without water it's a bit… read more

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  • Wild Turkey Rye - Dry summer, warm winds

    By PeatyZealot on 25th May 20152015-05-25T19:29:00

    83

    On a sunny spring day, I got the idea to make an Old Fashioned, but what whisky to use for it? After other good experiences with Wild Turkey I gave this one a try. It has a fairly high Rye content in the… read more

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  • Springbank 1997 2nd Batch - Son of Springbank

    By Pandemonium on 25th May 20152015-05-25T14:58:00

    87

    Description: a 10yo, 1997 vintage edition from 2008, bottled at cask strength, waxy texture in the glass and fruity at first glance. Nose: a mixed floral/fruity nose, main notes of barley, gooseberry,… read more

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  • Tomintoul 14 years old - Tomintoul's finest

    By Tandem on 24th May 20152015-05-24T18:50:00

    90

    I finished my last light whisky (Balblair 2002) and was going through the cabinet in search of something that would satisfy my need for a nice light summery dram. I was quite happy when I remembered I had… read more

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  • The Knot 100 Proof - Irish Gordian

    By PMessinger on 24th May 20152015-05-24T02:59:00

    78

    Syrupy sweet fast arrival caramel, honey, butterscotch loaded middle grainy citrus vegetable rapid finish.

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  • Willett Family Estate Straight Rye Whiskey 4 Year old - What a stunner!

    By Pierre_W on 23rd May 20152015-05-23T08:13:00

    88

    The first Willett distillery was established in Bardstown/Kentucky in 1936 by the Willett Distilling Company that was owned by the Willett family who had been based in Bardstown since the end of the 18th… read more

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  • Glenlivet 15 Year old - In the safe zone

    By PeatyZealot on 22nd May 20152015-05-22T11:04:00

    75

    Distillery says: "The 15 Year Old’s distinctive character is the result of selective maturation; a proportion of the spirit is matured in a selection of French Oak casks for a limited period, so as not… read more

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  • Highland Park Dark Origins - Dark and Very Dirty

    By Victor on 21st May 20152015-05-21T03:24:00

    67

    Highland Park Dark Origins is 'Double first fill sherry cask' matured. There is No Age Statement. The reviewed bottle has been open for 2 months Nose: can you say 'Sulphur'? The sulphur is intense and… read more

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  • Powers John's Lane 12 YO - Sharp Pot Still Whiskey

    By Victor on 21st May 20152015-05-21T02:10:00

    87

    Powers John's Lane is 12 years aged pot still whiskey. Pot still Irish whiskey is made with a combination of both unmalted and malted barley. The reviewed bottle's bottle code is L301731004, and has been… read more

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  • Bowmore 12 Year old Enigma - Enigmatic

    By PeatyZealot on 20th May 20152015-05-20T22:20:00

    86

    As soon as I heard this Bowmore 12 Enigma was going to be replaced by the NAS Black Rock, I decided to look for one. Compared to the normal 12yo, a higher percentage of sherry matured Bowmore was used in… read more

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