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Auchroisk, Douglas Laing, Headline, Single Cask, Tasting Notes »

[20 Nov 2013 | No Comment | 846 views]
Douglas Laing Old Particular Auchroisk 18 yo

Auchroisk is not very common to find as an OB (except Flor & Fauna) and most of its whisky goes into Diageo Blends… However there are quite a few Indie bottlings out there, although I doubt I’ve tried more than one or two… It is indeed a mystery to me, and I was glad to try the latest offering in …

Auchroisk, Duncan Taylor, Headline, Rare Auld, Speyside, Tasting Notes »

[9 Feb 2011 | 2 Comments | 1,723 views]
Tasting Duncan Taylor Rare Auld Auchroisk 1988

Auchroisk (pronounced : “OH-thrusk”) [translated from Gaelic : Ford of the red stream] Lies on the road between Keith and Craigellachie in the whisky region of Speyside. It’s quite a young distillery established only in 1974. Currently owned by whisky giant Diageo, its malt is mostly used in blends, and also available in OB of the “Flora & Fauna” series, …