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Reviews by @RianC

Cragganmore SMWS 37.113 Biscuit Bisque

Sweaty Waxy Meaty Cragganmore SMWS 37.113 Biscuit Bisque

Another sample from @wierdo, cheers mate! Ive only ever had the standard OB of Cragganmore and that was years ago at the K Club in Ireland (golf) so who knows how long it had sat on the shelf. Still…

@RianCBy @RianC about one year ago 3 085

Deanston 12 Year Old

Toffee and Turmeric Deanston 12 Year Old

I had been looking forward to getting my hands on a bottle of this for a while. It's one of those that nearly everyone likes, with some well-respected reviewers gushing in their praise. Bottle is half…

@RianCBy @RianC about one year ago 7 287

Bruichladdich Bere Barley 2006

Actually the 2010 Release Bruichladdich Bere Barley 2006

Apologies, this is the 2010 version. Thanks, again, to @wierdo for the sample. A mix of the Bere strain of barley, from various farms in Scotland, which is apparently so hardy it can grow on Orkney.…

@RianCBy @RianC about one year ago 5 486

Wiser's Dissertation

Seven Seeds of Rye Wiser's Dissertation

This bottle was most kindly sent my way via the generosity of @cricklewood. Too kind, Sir! It's been open over ten months now and is about half full.Now I could go into the specs of this whisky in a…

@RianCBy @RianC about one year ago 9 1188

Balblair SMWS Goose Juice 11 Year Old

Cream, Get on Top ... Balblair SMWS Goose Juice 11 Year Old

Yet another gratefully received sample courtesy of @wierdo, many thanks! I know little about this bottle other than it hails from the Balblair distillery. Let's dive in ...Review is with a half tsp to…

@RianCBy @RianC about one year ago 4 185

Bunnahabhain Toiteach A Dhà

Dirty Bunnahabhain Toiteach A Dhà

My first stray away from the 12, if my memory serves, which is a whisky I was very fond of last time out. This was a most welcome Father's day gift but perhaps not something I would have bought for…

@RianCBy @RianC about one year ago 3 186

Bulleit Aged 10 Years

More Than Worth a Try Bulleit Aged 10 Years

Ah Bulleit - the bourbon that made me sit up and take notice of the spirit after some previously unappealing encounters with that other famous bourbon, er I mean Tennessee whiskey. And I remember it…

@RianCBy @RianC2 years ago 4 285

Glen Scotia 15

Rich and Malty Goodness Glen Scotia 15

I opened this bottle not long after lock down started whilst on a Zoom call with some Canadian friends ... wink wink! I enjoyed this as soon as it was opened but a bit of air has really brought this on…

@RianCBy @RianC2 years ago 7 489