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Featured, Headline, Japanese, Karuizawa, NAS, Tasting Notes, The Whisky Exchange »

[13 Jun 2013 | 2 Comments | 1,386 views]
Karuizawa Spirit of Asama–55% abv

So an affordable Karuizawa? what a grand idea! This was the intention of the lovely guys at Number one drinks, and the folks at TWE when they set to vat 77 casks distilled in 1999 / 2000 together to create a NAS Karuizawa that everyone can afford without selling a body organ or a family member to slavery. But how …

Cask Strength, Elements Of islay, Headline, Independent Bottling, The Whisky Exchange »

[17 Oct 2012 | No Comment | 1,348 views]
Quick Dram : Lp2 – Elements of Islay–Laphraoig

Been meaning to try this one for some time , and thankful to Billy for saving a few drops of this for me to have a go at it – you’re the man Billy. Another bottling by TWE in their “Elements of Islay” series, of excellent IB Islay malts at CS. Let’s dive in.
Lp2 – Elements of Islay ,64.1% , …

Cask Strength, Headline, Littlemill, Lowlands, Single Cask, Single Malts Of Scotland, Tasting Notes, The Whisky Exchange »

[12 Jun 2012 | No Comment | 1,551 views]
Littlemill 1989 – 22 Year Old by Single Malts of Scotland

Not a lot Littlemill bottles out there I am afraid, and every single one is something to cherish. The last one I had was another IB (Kintra) which was nice. This was was getting raving report from fellow bloggers, and seemed something worth a try. Luckily I was given a sample by my good whisk friend Billy (thank you!), while …

Ardmore, Featured, Headline, Single Malts Of Scotland, Speyside, Tasting Notes, The Whisky Exchange »

[30 Apr 2012 | No Comment | 1,476 views]
Single Malts of Scotland (TWE) Ardmore 1992 , 19 yo

When I was visiting London last month, for Whisky Live, I carried home a few samples I got from Billy my good whisky friend (and a great guy and a true whisky lover). one of them was this lovely Ardmore. I did hear good stuff about this one, and having read Stuart’s tasting notes , I had really high hopes …

Amrican, Featured, Headline, Rittenhouse, Rye, Tasting Notes, The Whisky Exchange »

[11 Apr 2012 | 4 Comments | 1,534 views]
Some Rye : Rittenhouse 100 proof bottled for The Whisky Exchange

Either you like Rye, or you don’t stand it. I happen to like that stuff, and though it’s not easy getting them here or for the matter in Europe, I do take pleasure in trying new expressions from time to time. When I visited Whisky Live last week I was given a wee sample of this one by a good …