I am not well acquainted with so many nuances of scotch tasting. However, I am impressed by the fact that ALL the scores for this expression are in the mid- to upper- 80s if not higher. This should be… read more
Bain's is a single grain whisky from South Africa, a first for the country. It is double-matured for a total of five years in first-fill bourbon casks.
Nose: vanilla, toffee apple, accents of cinnamon… read more
This sample comes to me from my co-worker Jessica La Grassa. The Nant estate in Tasmania was founded in 1821 and after being purchased by a couple in 2004, a distillery was built in 2008. Bill Lark (of… read more
Feckin - Light in color, sweet finish.
Pours a very light gold, a bit of smoke and minerality on the nose. Tastes a little spicier and hotter than many Irish whiskeys. A new oak flavor. Reminds me a bit of bourbon.
What happens when you transform a Belgian cult beer into a distilled beverage? Male mass hysteria? Check! What happens when the brewer decides to market only a very limited supply of bottles? Male mass… read more
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