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Reviews by @Jason0142

Glendronach Peated

Sherry Meets Smoke Glendronach Peated

Nose: Soft Smoke, Red Fruits with a white chocolate like sweetness in the background, further notes of leather and dusty cedar wood. Neat the whisky smells very crisp and clean. Palate: Hot upfront, like…

JBy @Jason01424 years ago 6 184

Nikka from the Barrel

Japanese gem Nikka from the Barrel

This is a Japanese whisky that's been on the local liquor store for a year now. A good whisky buddy 6 months ago picked it up and has been nagging me ever since to just buy it. Got the last bottle and…

JBy @Jason014210 years ago 0 091

Ardbeg Ardbog

Soft Smoke Ardbeg Ardbeg Ardbog

A review for Ardbegs 2013 official special edition. Thankfully I was able to find one before they sold out.Nose: Oily, tar and coal smoke notes, a saltiness carried on a sea breeze, maybe a hint of green…

JBy @Jason014210 years ago 0 290

Bernheim Original

Smooth wheat Bernheim Original

As far as I know this is the only wheat whisky made in America. Distinct from a wheated bourbon.Nose: Sweet spices of cinnamon, cooked vanilla, some toasted notes of oak, a slight light custard creami…

JBy @Jason014210 years ago 0 083

Glengoyne 18 Year Old

Light Sherry Delight Glengoyne 18 Year Old

Got this bottle as a birthday gift and from what I've read it's to replace the 17yo bottling from glengoyne. I've never had the 17yo but from my experience with this little gem i want to get my hands on…

JBy @Jason014211 years ago 0 091

Knob Creek 9 Year Old

Candy Bourbon Knob Creek 9 Year Old

Made as part of Jim Beams small batch range which I've greatly enjoyed so far. Hopefully this is as good as the Bookers and the Bakers bourbon. Nose: Has nice overtones of spice layered with large smells…

JBy @Jason014211 years ago 0 087

Johnnie Walk Double Black

JW now with Peat Johnnie Walk Double Black

Nose: seaside notes of salt and seaweed, medicinal and iodine notes as well. The peat and smoke is quite large but isn't very powerful. Large underlying notes of malted barley and cereal. Palate: Has a…

JBy @Jason014211 years ago 0 075

Glenfarclas '105'

Smooth at 60 Glenfarclas '105'

Nose: considering the whiskys massive strength of alcohol the nose has little burn, very nice notes of sherry (pudding, plumb and raisins) some notes of rich butterscotch and dark honey as well as some…

JBy @Jason014211 years ago 0 088

Ardbeg 1999 Galileo 12 Year Old

Space Whisky Ardbeg 1999 Galileo 12 Year Old

Realised to commemorate a couple of vials of Ardbeg been shot into space and onto the international space station to observe how whisky ages in low gravity environments. Nose: The peat smoke is quite…

JBy @Jason014211 years ago 0 090

Van Winkle 10 Year Old

Tasty Wheat Van Winkle 10 Year Old

Nose: considering the strength the nose is quite smooth and soft, notes of buttered wheat crackers, smooth caramel, buttered corn and butterscotch, some sappy sweetness. Palate: Very sweet, big notes of…

JBy @Jason014211 years ago 0 087