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Laphroaig 25 Year Old

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 and […]

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Port Askaig 15 Year Old Sherry Cask

Port Askaig’s 15 Year Old Sherry Cask expression reviewed.

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Port Askaig 8 Year Old

The Whisky Exchange’s independently-bottled 8 year old Islay Single Malt reviewed

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Firkin Gin – Batch 4

A review of Firkin Gin’s excellent ‘Islay rested’ Batch 4

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Bruichladdich 9 Year Old (Dramfool)

An independently-bottled Bruichladdich from Dramfool.

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Ben Bracken 22 Year Old Islay Single Malt

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 ‘Best […]

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Ardbeg 10 Year Old

Ardbeg’s classic entry level expression reviewed.

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Bunnahabhain 18 Year Old

Bunna’s exceptional 18 year old reviewed.

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Jura Prophecy

Jura’s heavily peated expression reviewed

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SMWS 3.237 – A candle taking its last breath

Another excellent sherried Bowmore from the SMWS.