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[22 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 469 views]
Tamdhu 1990 malts of Scotland cask #8119 – Review

Another one from a long gone bottle share. I am quite a fan of Tamdhu single casks, Not had many to date, but those I did try were lovely. This time we’re talking BIG sherry with this Sherry Butt, #8119 distilled in 1990 and bottled 2011, at just under 50%. The color was a hint this is going to be …

Caol Ila, Headline, Independent Bottling, Malts Of Scotland, Tasting Notes »

[12 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 524 views]
Caol Ila 1981 [Malts of Scotland]Cask #4807 – Review

This sample of MOS CI has been sitting quitetly and waiting for its turn. Actually it’s a part of long gone bottle share arranged by Sjoerd two years ago or so, and I was just checking how aging samples would affect their flavor profile (not really)… the best explanation is Backlog. But I’m happy to have finally arrived at this …

Bunnahabhain, Headline, Islay, Malts Of Scotland, Tasting Notes »

[7 Oct 2014 | 2 Comments | 725 views]
Malts of Scotland Bunnahabhain 1973

This baby has been sitting here for quite some time waiting patiently since Jan 2014 , due to a very long queue, and other reasons i have no idea what they are… Back then my good mate Sjoerd who’s known for his bottle shared, arranged a share of Malts of Scotland  and I immediately wanted a share. Better late then …

Featured, Headline, Islay, Laphroaig, Malts Of Scotland, Single Cask, Tasting Notes »

[17 Apr 2013 | No Comment | 988 views]
Tasting Malts of Scotland Laphroaig 1988

It took me ages (but better later than never, right?) to get to those lovely MoS single casks from Sjoerd’s bottle share which was sent over almost 1.5 years ago (I have a big backlog , i know). I was feeling like a nice peaty malt, and this popped into mind, and It definitely didn’t let me down. A young …

Featured, Headline, Malts Of Scotland, Port Charlotte, Single Cask »

[27 Feb 2013 | 3 Comments | 1,398 views]
Port Charlotte 2002 (Malts of Scotland) cask 1172

Having a bad nose week , and a bad week all together after catching the flu. Good i have some tasting notes waiting i Queue, as it seems no tasting is happening this week at whisky Israel towers. This one is really overdue, and was a part of a MOS bottle share organized by the one and only Sjoerd (NL). …

Auchentoshan, Featured, Headline, Independent Bottling, Lowlands, Malts Of Scotland, Sherry, Single Cask, Tasting Notes »

[26 Jan 2012 | 3 Comments | 1,486 views]
Tasting Auchentoshan 1999 Malts of Scotland

Another one of the Toshans from the sample swap with the ‘Toshan Man, Mark. I was really looking to tasting this one, being a sherry cask, and indie selected by Belgian whisky club Fulldram. And I was in for a treat

Auchentoshan 1999 Malts of Scotland Xmas Fulldram , 56,4% ABV , Cask # 2412
Nose: Sweet burst of sugars. Big sherry …