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Glenrothes 1994 vintage

It Minds its Manners... Glenrothes 1994 vintage

Glenrothes 1994 Vintage, Limited Release - SpeysideABV: 43%Have this one for dessert, but not the main course. This is a very inoffensive scotch, with flavors that are not rugged (at all). Nose is fra…

@BARutledgeBy @BARutledge9 years ago 0 083

Glenfarclas 21 Year Old

Just give it some time... Glenfarclas 21 Year Old

Glenfarclas 21 yr3 weeks after opening bottle.Snifter, splash of water.This is a classy scotch, with a very well balanced array of delightful flavors. The transitions are very smooth and seem to come…

@BARutledgeBy @BARutledge9 years ago 0 089

Lagavulin 16 Year Old

Smoke and Candy Lagavulin 16 Year Old

Lagavulin 16 yr43%Snifter, slightly heavier splash of waterLagavulin 16 yr is true it's region and it's name. This is a genuine scotch with rich organic flavors for which you do not need to send out a…

@BARutledgeBy @BARutledge9 years ago 0 091

Jameson 12 Year Old Special Reserve

Smooth and Subtle Jameson 12 Year Old Special Reserve

Jameson 12 yr Special Reserve Color: Bullion Gold ABV: 40%Snifter, splash of waterThis whiskey was created with drinkability in mind. Give it a splash of water and let it breath a bit. The aromas and…

@BARutledgeBy @BARutledge9 years ago 0 283

Talisker 10 Year Old

A Jack of all Trades Talisker 10 Year Old

This is a scotch's scotch. It's masculine and refined, like a well groomed beard... Alright, all chauvinism aside, this scotch is a jack-of-all-trades; a special hybrid of various styles of single malt…

@BARutledgeBy @BARutledge9 years ago 0 986

Balvenie 12 Year Old DoubleWood

Woods on Woods on Woods Balvenie 12 Year Old DoubleWood

A small-town lumber yard could be filled with the aromas and flavors of this whisky. Besides having dusty wood aromas and flavors, this spirit has a sweet bananas-foster flavor. This is a unique scotch…

@BARutledgeBy @BARutledge9 years ago 0 081

Scapa 16 Year Old

Endearing... Scapa 16 Year Old

This scotch may always be overlooked and under-appreciated. I am not sure if it's rare or not, but it seems to be under-reviewed too... If you see the bottle on the shelf, don't pass it up. This scotch…

@BARutledgeBy @BARutledge9 years ago 0 092