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[4 Aug 2011 | One Comment | 1,668 views]
Tasting Black Bull Special Reserve – Batch #1

The Black Bull Special Reserve is the latest addition to the BB family consisting of the 12,30,40 year olds. It has been bottled to celebrate BB 12 year old winning the best scotch blend in the world, 12 years and under at the 2011 World Whisky Awards. As always, BB Special Reserve contains a high ratio of malt to grain …

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[4 May 2011 | 4 Comments | 1,946 views]
Taking the bull by both horns – Tasting Black Bull 40 year old

Older blends can be wonderful at times, and having said that, and tasted the Black Bull 12, I was very keen on trying the Black Bull 40 year old Batch #2 (which is the latest).  Black Bull 40 year old is made of 90% single malt and 10% single grain and is bottled at cask strength (at this older age …

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[16 Jan 2011 | 5 Comments | 2,376 views]
Tasting Black Bull 12 yo

So, A whisky snub like me,tasting a blended malt? Yes, I am. Surprising i know, but i think it’s high time we started reviewing some interesting good blends as well as our ‘Bread and butter’ Single Malts.
This is not the first blend tasted by me on the blog, but indeed it’s the first published. (I tasted some Compass Box Asyla …