Singleton of Dufftown 12 Year old - A rooky not a rocky.
I mainly picked this whisky up because of two things. first, solid reviews on major whisky sites. Second, it's a rather stunning bottle. Yes a bit of a shame ultimately deciding on the packaging but the… read more
Singleton of Dufftown 12 Year old - A Second Singleton
Colour is a touch chardonnay with a very green edge. Very boozy quality on the nose and very light. Light bodied and a touch watery. Flavours go to dusty tannins and very lightly steeped orange pekoe… read more
Singleton of Dufftown 12 Year old - The jury is still out on this one
This was the 12th whisky tasted in my journey, and was my May 2011 bottle. I've just finished it and was really trying to find something in the last few drams in order to write something meaningful here… read more
Singleton of Dufftown 12 Year old - Nice, but not quite there.
I got a free sample of the Singleton of Dufftown 12 (one of two expressions, the other being the 15 y/o) after liking their Facebook page. If you listen to the sales guff, this is the best-tasting single… read more
Singleton of Dufftown 12 Year old - What was your name again?
Sampled in a Glencairn first neat and then with a half tea spoon of spring water. My general feeling of this dram was one of being totally under whelmed. I am struggling, even as a novice, to come up … 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
Pleasant nose but a little rough on the taste buds. Missing finesse.
Singleton of Dufftown 12 Year old - Positively undrinkable
Think of chewing a handful of pencil shavings with marshmallow. That's what it tastes like. I was unlucky to buy a bottle of this stuff and tried really hard to get my money's worth. No joy. Having … read more
Dufftown 1979 Murray McDavid - Dangerously Drinkable
Today I tasted two Dufftown whiskies head to head, even though they are pretty different. First I tried the 15 Year Old from the Flore & Fauna series (the only official release from Dufftown for a very… read more
Dufftown 15 Year Old Flora & Fauna - No match
Today I tasted two Dufftown whiskies head-to-head, even though they are pretty different. The first one is the 15 Year Old from the Flora & Fauna series (the only official release from Dufftown for a very… read more