We had a great opportunity to sample the Laphroaig 25 year old and what a dram it is – all of the trademark Laphroaig flavours but more depth and subtlety. The expression is created by marrying Oloroso Sherry Casks with American Bourbon barrels. This gives a different flavour profile to the more typical 10yo andContinue reading “Laphroaig 25 Year Old”
Port Askaig’s 15 Year Old Sherry Cask expression reviewed.
The Whisky Exchange’s independently-bottled 8 year old Islay Single Malt reviewed
A review of Firkin Gin’s excellent ‘Islay rested’ Batch 4
An independently-bottled Bruichladdich from Dramfool.
Ben Bracken is one of Lidl’s whisky brands and the stable generally contains the ‘too good to be true’ expressions which are released as limited editions. This 22 year old Islay Single Malt was released for Christmas 2016 and is priced at £44.99, making it a very tempting proposition indeed. It also won the ‘BestContinue reading “Ben Bracken 22 Year Old Islay Single Malt”
Ardbeg’s classic entry level expression reviewed.
Bunna’s exceptional 18 year old reviewed.
Jura’s heavily peated expression reviewed
Another excellent sherried Bowmore from the SMWS.