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Box Cask sample Oloroso

BOX whisky cask sample oloroso Box Cask sample Oloroso

This is a cask sample from a few years ago from Swedish distiller High coast distillery, formerly BOX whisky. It was still called box when it was filled so its from some years ago. BOX, or high coast,…

@AlexswedenBy @Alexsweden2 years ago 4 282

Glendronach 12 Year Old Original

Classic GlenDronach Glendronach 12 Year Old Original

This bottle was gifted to me. I missed the 15 when it was available but I've had my fair share of Glendronachs and I never got dissapointed. let's see what the 12 brings to the table. NoseThe nose treats…

@AlexswedenBy @Alexsweden6 years ago 1 682

Little peat Small batch peated blended whisky

A little gem Little peat Small batch peated blended whisky

This is a sample that I got for my birthday last year. Its called "Little peat" and it is a blended whisky consisting of grain and atleast two undisclosed Islay brands. And it is surprisingly good!Nos…

@AlexswedenBy @Alexsweden6 years ago 1 080

Ballechin 10 Years old

Peated Edradour Ballechin 10 Years old

Ballechin is Edradour's peated offering. Its quite heavily peated for a highlander and it has only been available for about two years.NoseIt begins heavily on wood smoke. A somewhat herbal but acrid…

@AlexswedenBy @Alexsweden6 years ago 0 1268

Springbank 10 Year Old

The springbank standard Springbank 10 Year Old

I appreciate the work being done at Springbank distillery. Small-time, handcrafted and traditional. It is quite unique both in style and in practice. Lets try the 10!Nosefreshly poured there is a note…

@AlexswedenBy @Alexsweden6 years ago 0 1486

Glenmorangie Dornoch

Sweet flowers Glenmorangie Dornoch

The Glenmorangie Dornoch is a travel retail exclusive with a story but without an age-statement. It was gifted to me by my brother-in-law. Now I can enjoy the unoffensive nature of Glenmorangie and i…

@AlexswedenBy @Alexsweden6 years ago 0 076

Amrut Peated Cask Strength

Impressive India Amrut Peated Cask Strength

The Amrut peated CS is a real powerhouse. Big ABV, Big flavor and Big personality. I can definitely see why so many enthusiasts are falling in love with Amruts whisky. NoseInitially the nose is a little…

@AlexswedenBy @Alexsweden7 years ago 0 893

Glenfarclas 15 Year Old

A Christmas treat Glenfarclas 15 Year Old

I opened this whisky on Christmas eve and how appropriate it was. A sweet, full-bodied and warming whisky perfect for a night together with your loved ones while a blizzard rages outside the window…

@AlexswedenBy @Alexsweden7 years ago 1 888

Bunnahabhain Mòine

Drinking with the captain Bunnahabhain Mòine

Bunnahabhain Mòine is, to my understanding, a "Sweden exclusive" NAS Bottling from the Islay distillery. Much like the Highland Park Cask strength. The scottish seem to have taken a liking to Sweden, I…

@AlexswedenBy @Alexsweden7 years ago 0 475

Kilkerran Work in Progress 7 Sherry

WIP 7 Sherry Wood Kilkerran Work in Progress 7 Sherry

This apparently is a "work in progress" towards the bottling of what is going to be their 12 year old. If my information is correct the nr.7 is 11 years of age and thus the last one before the "real" one…

@AlexswedenBy @Alexsweden7 years ago 0 088