Tag Archives: tasting notes

Review – The Waterproof Blended Malt and Wearing Raincoats Amid a Soggy Forest

A review of a new blended malt, featuring raincoats and a soggy forest.

An Overview – Diageo Special Releases 2018

An overview of the Diageo Special Releases Collection for 2018 with brief tasting notes and general impressions.

Review – A Collection of Claxtons

Looking at a collection of new releases from independent bottler Claxtons Spirits (and unearthing a stunner in the process)

Review – Old Pulteney Vintages 1990 & 2006

Looking at two new travel retail releases form Old Pulteney and asking some questions about re-casking in later maturation.

Review – Glenfiddich Rare Cask

A travel retail exclusive peated Glenfiddich.

Review – James Eadie’s Trademark ‘X’

Looking at a modern recreation of a Blended Scotch from 1854.

A Balvenie Vertical & Some Thoughts On The Brand

A short Balvenie vertical and some thoughts on an unfairly overlooked brand.

Review – Glengoyne Teapot Dram #5

Looking at the latest batch of the Glengoyne Teapot Dram.

Review – A Pair of Old Pulteneys

A look at the Old Pulteney 12 and asking if its worth upgrading to the 17.

Review – A Highland Park Vertical Tasting

Looking at an ascending age range of Highland Park expressions.