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Dràm Mòr Tomintoul 15

Dràm Mòr Tomintoul 15

Next up is this Tomintoul 15 by Dràm Mòr. I do not think I have ever tasted a Tomintoul, at least not as I can remember, so I do not know what to expect from this whisky. It has a pale lemon colour, spent 15 years in a refill sherry butt, then four months in a...
Dràm Mòr Tomintoul 15

Dràm Mòr Glen Garioch 8

I have had the pleasure of tasting the 8-year-old Glen Garioch, a Highland distillery near Oldmeldrum in Aberdeenshire, bottled by Dràm Mòr. It was fully matured in a refill bourbon hogshead, bottled at 55 % and is available to purchase from select locations. NoseThe...
Bunnahabhain 2003 Amontillado

Bunnahabhain 2003 Amontillado

I was invited to join a tasting with North East Whisky Appreciation Society last week, and even though I didn’t have the sample pack to join in, I enjoyed the evening with this group. One of the whiskies they tasted was the Bunnahabhain 2003 Amontillado, which...
Glengoyne 10 Single Cask for Dr Jekyll’s

Glengoyne 10 Single Cask for Dr Jekyll’s

Glengoyne is a distillery I am not very familiar with. Of course, I have tasted a few of their whiskies, and I also have a bottle of Tea Pot Dram in my collection, but I am not very familiar with the brand. Dr Jekyll’s in Oslo is one of my favourite whisky bars,...
Royal Brackla 2013 The Whisky Cellar

Royal Brackla 2013 The Whisky Cellar

Yesterday I had the pleasure of attending my first tasting on Twitter, orchestrated by @TweetTastings, Steve Rush @TheWhiskyWire, and The Whisky Cellar @WhiskyCellar, together with a fantastic selection of people from the whisky community. The lineup consisted of five...
Deanston 12 Highland Single Malt

Deanston 12 Highland Single Malt

In early August I received a box of whisky samples from a very sweet friend in Germany, and amongst them was a generous sample of the Deanston 12. This is a whisky I have been curious about for a while, as many people (including Roy from Aqvavitae) seem to be quite...