Articles in the Wemyss Category
Auchentoshan, Headline, Single Cask, Tasting Notes, Wemyss »
This is the last sample I have left untried from the latest batch of 12 single casks released earlier this year by Wemyss. I do love me a good tarte au citron, so This sounded delicious from the start.
Tarte au Citron 1998 – Wemyss Malts (Auchentoshan) , 46% , £77
Nose: Starts very nice with dough and lots of crème de …
Headline, Single Cask, Tasting Notes, Wemyss, longmorn »
Another cask from the latest batch of Wemyss, This one is a Longmorn (not had one of those for some time!!) vintage 1992, and bottled at 46% like the rest of them.
Wemyss malts Coconut and Sandalwood , 46% abv
Nose: Mega coconut notes here. Really thick. Vanilla and quite a bit of wood of sandalwood if you wish. It’s very …
Campletown, Featured, Glen Scotia, Headline, Single Cask, Tasting Notes, Wemyss »
This is another single cask from the latest batch of 12 casks released by Wemyss just recently. If you remember, I’ve reviewed another Glen Scotia 1991 by Wemyss a few months ago - the “Salted Caramels”, but these two apart from the same vintage, are really very different, quite excellent each in its special way. It’s so very interesting to …
Bunnahabhain, Featured, Headline, Single Cask, Tasting Notes, Wemyss »
Clynelish, Featured, Headline, Linkwood, Single Cask, Tasting Notes, Wemyss »
Time for two more lovely single casks from Wemyss (recently reviewed another lovely dram from that release : The Salted Caramels Glen Scotia 1991 which i really liked). So,how will those 2 fare? let’s dram!
Wemyss Apple Pastry Linkwood , 1991
Nose: Apple strudel with blackberries , aniseed, vanilla and some pear tart.
Palate: Nice sweet woody touch with baked apples filled …
Featured, Glen Scotia, Headline, Single Cask, Tasting Notes, Wemyss »
Campbeltown whiskies are quite rare, as there are only 3 distilleries operating (if you count GlenGyle as one). Glen Scotia is rarely seen in OB, and I’ve had quite a few nice Indies distilled there which I really enjoyed (this Kintra for example). The latest batch from Wemyss consists of 6 single casks, and three will be reviewed on the …
Auchentoshan, Headline, Lowlands, Single Cask, Tasting Notes, Wemyss »
Another fine example of Wemyss single casks, this time Lowlander Auchentoshan from 1998, total of 294 bottles available at 46% abv (yes yes, i know. we want more). Quite a nice dram actually, from an underrated (some would say, rightfully so) distillery and the second dram from the latest batch of single casks released by Wemyss malts in 2013.
Wemyss malts …
Bunnahabhain, Headline, Tasting Notes, Wemyss »
Ardmore, Headline, Tasting Notes, Wemyss »
If you remember well, the last batch from Wemyss Malts included 4 expressions 3 of which i have reviewed so far (here, and here) , and with the food (or drink) comes the appetite, and I am very happy to review the last, but certainly not the least: This 20 year old Ardmore single cask. now Ardmore is usually thought …
Headline, Independent Bottling, Single Cask, Speyside, Tasting Notes, Wemyss »
Time for the third and final single cask from the last batch of casks released by Wemyss only recently (see notes for the other 2).
This one is called Summer Orchard and is a 12 year old from Linkwood distillery, located in Speyside. Not sure why, but this is the first EVER Linkwood that gets reviewed on the blog, so strike …