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Tasted at:
22/08/2019
Nose:
Vanilla, oak, sherry, burnt sugar
Palate:
Very sweet, sherry, alcohol, apples, pears
Finish:
Smooth, sweet, great sherry aftertaste.
Conclusion:
Lovely , quality session whisky.
Rating:
8.8

Deanston 12 year old

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Tasted at:
14/08/2019
Nose:
Oak, sherry, vanilla, spirit
Palate:
Sherry, oak, vanilla, (water added) flavours opened - almonds, marsh mallows, peaches, pepper
Finish:
Long lasting flavourful aftertaste
Conclusion:
Quality whisky
Rating:
8.8

Arran 10 year old

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Tasted at:
08/08/2019
Nose:
Smokey, fruity, old oak,
Palate:
Spirity, peppery, dry, honey. Some water added - dark chocolate, smoke, vanilla, salt. Sherry and maybe bourbon.
Finish:
Sea salt, almonds, dark sugar, sherry.
Conclusion:
Quality whisky, smoke lets it down a little.
Rating:
9.0

Springbank 12 year old Cask Strength Batch 17

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Tasted at:
27/07/2019
Tasting note:
Nose- port, honey, vanilla, alcohol Taste - Burnt toffee, peppery, dryish, astringent, black cherries, long lasting peppery aftertaste.
Rating:
8.2

Beinn Dubh The Black

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0000 Special Reserve

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7.9 (1)
Tasted at:
26/07/2019
Tasting note:
Nose - Honey, port, old oak, slightly medicinal. Taste - peppery, port, honey, dark fruits, oak.
Rating:
7.9

0000 Special Reserve

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Tasted at:
20/07/2019
Tasting note:
LNose - strong sherry, oaky, vanilla, (after water) more oaky Taste - dryish, sherry, red fruits, vanilla, smooth (after water) strong oaky, peppery, chocolate. Quality whisky. Aftertaste - long smooth sherry aftertaste
Rating:
8.9

The BenRiach 10 year old

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Tasted at:
18/07/2019
Tasting note:
Nose - woody, slightly medicinal, some vanilla, sweet almonds Taste - young oak, pepper, honey, apples, (with water) peaches, marzipan Aftertaste - hot peppers, fruity, dry astringency.
Rating:
8.1

Cotswolds 2014/2017 Single Malt Whisky

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Tasted at:
14/07/2019
Tasting note:
Nose - oak barrels, vanilla, marzipan, marshmallow, tinned fruit. Taste - Vanilla, peppery, gentle mild peppers, smooth, peaches. Aftertaste - very mild. Probably a good mixer.
Rating:
7.2

Jack Daniel's Old No. 7

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Talisker Skye

7.4 (55)
Tasted at:
01/07/2019
Tasting note:
Nose - Peaty, oaky, sherry Taste - Peat smoke, smooth, better with small amount of water, pepper, oak and sherry. Long lingering aftertaste,
Rating:
8.7

Talisker Skye

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Tasted at:
02/06/2019
Tasting note:
Nose - oakey, vanilla, winey, sherry, grass Taste - oak, sherry, apples, (after few drops of water) smooth, rounded, hot pepper. Long quality aftertaste.
Rating:
8.3

The GlenDronach 8 year old The Hielan'

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Tasted at:
29/05/2019
Tasting note:
Nose - oakey, vanilla, sherry, plums Taste - mild, woody, sherry, slightly astringent, pepper Aftertaste - not lingering.
Rating:
7.8

Bushmills Black Bush

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Tasted at:
25/05/2019
Tasting note:
Nose - very oakey, vanilla, grapes, pepper Taste - astringent, oak, vanilla, hot spices Aftertaste - long spicey, astringent.
Rating:
7.4

Eastgate 8 year old

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Tasted at:
20/05/2019
Tasting note:
Nose - Oakey, sherry, vanilla, mild pepper. Taste - dry, woody, astringent, some fruit, sherry. Good lingering aftertaste
Rating:
8.1

Chivas Regal 12 year old

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Tasted at:
19/05/2019
Tasting note:
Nose - peppery, long fruity nose, astringent. Slight smokey smell. Taste - warming, peppery, apples, apricots. Toffee and Peat smoke.
Rating:
8.1
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Tasted at:
02/05/2019
Nose:
Sweet smokey nose, some vanilla
Palate:
Very sweet, smoked oak, astringent and dry,
Finish:
Perhaps a little old - believed to be bottled c. 1978
Conclusion:
My first American whisky.
Rating:
7.5

Ten High Bourbon Whiskey

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Tasted at:
20/04/2019
Tasting note:
Nose - Sweet honey, herby, old alchohol Taste - Extremely sweet, herby, super smooth, indeterminate whisky. Far too sweet. Only useful as a mixer. Would not recommend to serious whisky drinkers.
Rating:
4.0
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The Balvenie 16 year old

Triple Cask Collection
8.4 (10)
Tasted at:
19/04/2019
Tasting note:
Nose - oakey, vanilla, marzipan, apple Taste - honey, smooth, mellow spices, apple, dry finish. Long gentle aftertaste.
Rating:
9.1

The Balvenie 16 year old

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Tasted at:
17/04/2019
Tasting note:
Light golden colour. Nose - Honey, slightly smokey, oakey Taste - Very fruity, the sherry casks very evident. Dryish, a little astringent. Really good aftertaste. Quality whisky.
Rating:
9.0

Arran Matured in Sherry Casks

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Tasted at:
16/04/2019
Tasting note:
Nose - A little medical, old oak, vanilla Taste - Smooth, oakey, peppery, a little dry, some sweetness Lacking in a strong aftertaste
Rating:
7.6

Old Smuggler 12 year old

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Tasted at:
14/04/2019
Tasting note:
Cork broke and therefore used corkscrew and filtered contents. Nose - port, pear, sultanas, vanilla, rich fruit cake. Taste - very fruity, sweet, complex but mild, tastes old but maybe too old. Very smooth. Aftertaste - very mild, no astringency. General - classy but underwhelming
Rating:
7.0

Dunhill Old Masters