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Highland Park Viking Tribe (bottled 2018), 46%

Review #938 (2023) This was an exclusive to Amazon and bottled in 2018. It’s a tribute to communities – particular small communities (you see where it’s going, with the name…

Borders Malt & Rye (WS:01), 40%

Review #934 (2023) This is the first edition in the “Workshop Series” and is a Blended Scotch (63.8% grain whisky and 36.2% Single Malt), but with all the whisky from…

Glen Flagler 5 yo, Rare All-Malt Scotch, 40%

Review #933 (2023) This is a 100% Pot Still whisky. I’m not convinced that this is a single malt – it might just be a blended malt – but that…

Macallan 29 yo (1985/2015), SMWS 24.128, 51.1%

Review #??? (2015) It is called ’Posh ladies on the prom!’ and only 209 bottles were made from a Refill Ex-Bourbon Hogshead. Lots of peppermint (like After Eight) on the…

Macallan 16 yo (1989/2005), A.D. Rattray, 51.3%

Review #127 (2015) This from the ‘Individual Cask Bottling’ and is from a hogshead. It is from cask number 3492 and only 248 bottles were made. The smell is light…

Invergordon 46 yo (1966/2012), A.D. Rattray, 51.9%

This is a single cask from the series “Individual Cask Bottling”. It comes from a Bourbon hogshead with the cask number #5, and only 228 bottles were made. Heavy on…

Invergordon 42 yo (1973/2016), Creative Whisky Company, 51.5%

This is from the ”The Exclusive Grains” by the Creative Whisky Company. It´s a single cask from cask #12 and only 244 bottles were made. Clean and crisp with a…

Invergordon 25 yo (bottled 2016), TBWC – Batch 9, 49.8%

This is from That Boutique-y Whisky Company, and only 1093 bottles were made in this batch. Creamy vanilla and burned caramel in the smell. Danish and some over ripe white…

Invergordon 19 yo (1993/2012), SMWS G5.8, 64.2%

This whisky is called “Baked Goods” and comes from a refill ex-Bourbon hogshead. Only 231 bottles were made. Oh the smell in this! Cake and overwhelming sweetness – almost like…

Auchroisk 27 yo (1989/2016), Cadenhead’s Club, 57.3%

Bottled for the Cadenhead’s Club, comes this 27 years old Sherry cask matured Auchroisk. Only 360 bottles were made. Oak and dried fruits in the smell. The tannins tickles the…