Talisker Port Ruighe - A rather different talisker
Unless you have been living in outer space or totally without internet access in the last week or so, you must have heard about the new release from Talisker : the Port finished ‘Port Ruighe’. Basically… read more
Talisker Storm - Anchovies
Is Talisker jumping on the NAS bandwagon, as we have recently also seen from Macallan? Well, it is nothing new of course. To name but a few: Auchentoshan Three Wood, Dalmore King Alexander III, Glenmo… read more
Talisker 10 Year old - Greetings from the sea
Talisker distillery is the only distillery on the Isle of Skye and was founded in 1830 by Hugh and Kenneth MacAskill, sons of the local doctor. It was rebuilt between 1880 and 1887, and was extended in… read more
Talisker 10 Year old - Hey Diageo, where's the peat?
I do a lot of research before buying a bottle, especially one that costs $80 like Talisker 10. I expected the peat/salt notes that are typical of the Island style and mentioned in so many reviews here and… read more
Talisker 10 Year old - Maritime darkness
I had a good idea of what to expect here- an Islay-esque explosion of peat, smoke, salty surf, spice, and a beautiful, long finish. Turns out I was pretty spot-on! It really reminded me of the raw sea… read more
Talisker 10 Year old - Heat from the island
Talisker 10 year old is a rugged whisky from the Isle of Skye. I think it's generally very liked and even I noticed that it is versatile. But some ingredients in the taste and aromas pulled me away from… read more
Talisker 10 Year old - Spicy Classic
Nose: You want to take your time with this nose, and savor every moment. The aromas range from the sea salt and peat smoke (not heavy like an Islay though) to a spicy dagger of cinnamon and spice. … read more
Talisker Storm - Lovely new NAS. worth getting.
Nose: A lovely melange of young fruity notes with quite some peat and sprinkle of pepper. Sweet malty notes and a bit of mint and seaside air to add another dimension. The nose does feel young but well… read more
Talisker 10 Year old 20cl - Taliscious
Color: who cares? There is E150 in it so we cant say anything about what the color represents. Nose: Bit alcoholic without water so for the full aroma add a few drops, dont worry its 45,8 :) Lots of … read more
Talisker 10 Year old - One of the classics?
As one of the 6 classic single malts much is said of Talisker 10 year old. I purchased this as part of my ongoing education. This has been in my cabinet for a while before writing this review. Upon … read more