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Amrut Intermediate Sherry Matured

Batch No. 2 Sep. 2010 Amrut Intermediate Sherry Matured

At the very end of 2013 just before New Years Day, I was traveling home from family Christmas in Nashville Tennessee. It was just my wife and I, so we stopped at a liquor in Knoxville (which is on our…

@NockBy @Nock5 years ago 2 394

Speyburn 10 Year Old

I expected much worse Speyburn 10 Year Old

Lest you all think that I only sit around drinking 90+ scoring whiskies, here is a review from the other side. The simple truth is that it is hard to get geared up to put out tasting notes on a less then…

@NockBy @Nock5 years ago 0 978

Brora 30 Year Old bottled 2005

My White Whale Brora 30 Year Old bottled 2005

In many ways this specific bottle has been my “white whale.” It has won a great deal of acclaim: whiskyfun gave it 94 points, Jim Murray gave it 97 points, and it won a gold medal from the Malt Maniacs…

@NockBy @Nock5 years ago 0 597

Brora 30 Year Old bottled 2007

A benchmark Brora Brora 30 Year Old bottled 2007

This was another sample that I was able to obtain from whiskysamples. I had passed on this bottle at Binny’s back in 2010 . . . and I have agonized over that decision ever since. I really thought I was…

@NockBy @Nock6 years ago 0 094

Brora 30 Year Old bottled 2009

Least "Brora" Brora Brora 30 Year Old bottled 2009

Brora 30yo (2009) 53.2% OB 8th Release 2652 bottlesThis is a sample I picked up from Master of Malt. I have said it before, and will say it again: I don’t trust sample reviews. It is like trying to…

@NockBy @Nock6 years ago 0 288

Clynelish 14 Year Old

L2227CM Clynelish 14 Year Old

This is my own personal bottle that I opened in October of 2013, and as of April it is about half full. I have tasted this bottle on 5 occasions with notes (83, 86, 86, 85, 83). The following represents…

@NockBy @Nock6 years ago 0 385

Brora 1981 21 Year old Sherry Cask

My Personal Benchmark Brora 1981 21 Year old Sherry Cask

As this is my here on connsor I thought I would review a very special whisky from my personal whisky journey: Brora 21 year old by Douglas Laing’s Old Malt Cask (distilled June 1981; bottled October…

@NockBy @Nock6 years ago 2 597

Ardbeg Corryvreckan

L11 012 06:43 6ML Ardbeg Corryvreckan

I just realized that for some reason or another I have not posted a review of this batch. When I first met @Victor we tried his bottle of this batch. I thought it was a decent or average batch, and he…

@NockBy @Nock6 years ago 0 086