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Lakes Distillery – The One

Cost: £30 Appearance: White wine lightness Aroma: Tobacco smoke, some underlying spice and dried fruits. Subtle saltiness mixed with milk chocolate. Taste: Smooth with a hint of milk chocolate, spice […]

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Kavalan – Sherry Oak

Finally a chance to review a Taiwanese offering, from the very prestigious and ever more well known King Car Distillery – the Kavalan Sherry Oak. When I tasted this, I […]

Glenfarclas 105
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Glenfarclas – 105 Cask Strength

InstaDram: Nose: Rich, deep sherry, which is golden sugary sweet, yet sharply citrusy. There is oak hidden within, which develops and smells antique in nature. Taste: Strongly alcoholic, with a rich light […]

Nikka from the Barrel
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Nikka from the Barrel

FullDram: Nikka from the Barrel isn’t a new whisky for me. I was lucky enough to receive a bottle for my birthday in March, it didn’t last long. Even though […]

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Compass Box – Circus

Blending feels like a word that has still not quite managed to release itself from the grip of a checkered history. When you say the blend, to some people this […]

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Glenturret – 10 Year Old

This dram was one of the bottles that my parents picked up when they visited the distillery. They were very impressed by tour, the guide and all the generosity for […]

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Millstone – 5 Year Old

Number three in our Dutch Weber and Trings tasting session. This was a lovely little malty number, and I think my favourite overall.  Whisky for me is a chance to treat […]