Whisky reviews (sorted)
Milford 10 Year Old - Hobbit Whisky
Willowbank Distillery opened in Dunedin (New-Zealand, South Island) at the end of the sixties of the last century. First they produced two blends, ‘Wilson’s’ and ’45 South’ (referring to their location… read more
Maker's Mark 46 - Maker's Maker 46
Makers Mark (MM) is one of two USA distillers to use the name whisky rather than whiskey (an indication to it's owners Scottish roots). This bourbon is extremely interesting because it's using the same… read more
Port Ellen 1979 28 Year Old 7th Release - Liquid Legend
Port Ellen hardly needs an introduction, of course. The distillery, established in 1925 and closed in 1983, enjoys an almost untouchable cult status among whiskybuffs. Rightly so. If you realize that Port… read more
Ardbeg Lord of the Isles - Old-style, more refined than modern Ardbeg
Nose: starts quite shy and mostly fruity. After being warmed up, it shows a remarkably gentle and elegant character. Very leathery, with mellow peat smoke, orange marmalade, yellow apples, marzipan, warm… read more
Ardbeg Uigeadail - The quintessential Islay malt
The smell of this whiskey can waft across half a room. Smoky, peaty, but not heavy - almost refreshing with a hint of sweet citrus and a smidge of caramel. Very strong and smooth - very engaging. The… read more
Ardbeg Supernova - Explosive Islay malt
The Ardbeg Supernova is a complex and crackling explosion. The nose shows tar and nuts, but also honey and orange. Vinegar and pepper makes it more complex. The body contains lot of peat. It is explo… read more
Stranahan's Colorado - Bottled while listening to Nick Drake
This warmed my soul. It did not last long at all, maybe a weekend between a friend and I? It's nose was inviting, although it was my first time, it had such a sense of familiarity, it compared to the … read more
Aberlour 10 Year old - A cheap but classy date.
(Without too many jokes). Sampled in a Glen cairn with half a teaspoon of spring water. When I decided to try and expand my whisky knowledge and indeed my cabinet, this was the first single malt I b… read more
Glenfarclas 40 Year old - An intense concentration of flavors
Nose: Blueberry cobbler, juicy cherries, walnuts, pecan pie with vanilla ice cream on top, tobacco, a bit of mint. Wonderful, classic sherry. Very luxurious. Taste: Syrupy, chocolate covered walnuts,… read more
Wiser's Legacy - Best in Show
The Wiser's whiskies are distilled at the Hiram Walker & Sons Distillery in Windsor, Ontario. Wiser's Legacy is labeled "Copper Pot Distilled" and has no age statement on the bottle. Nose: fragrant rich… read more
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