Caol Ila Unpeated 15 Year Old (Special Release 2018)

Caol Ila unpeated.. Blasphemy I hear the diehard fans shouting.. There should always be a little surprise in every package and this Caol Ila unpeated 15 year old might just be the biggest surprise in this 2018 Special Release from Diageo. Founded in 1846 by Hector Henderson the Caol Ila distillery is certainly more known…

Glendronach 15 – Revival.

It’s back !!! The beloved Glendronach 15 revival is back at last, discontinued a few years back when the distillery was struggling to find enough stocks to continue the production of this well loved expression and were having to use older stocks in order to meet demands. The Glendronach 15 sherry cask was first introduced…

Balvenie 15 single barrel ( bourbon )

Balvenie needs no introduction from me, as it is one of my favourite distilleries that has almost been overshadowed by its sister distillery Glenfiddich for so long.  Over more recent years whisky lovers are really starting to appreciate just how good the whisky coming from within the walls actually is and David Stewart, the one…

Glenlivet 15 French oak

This expression from Glenlivet is the 15 yo French oak reserve, it has been matured in French limousin oak casks, it is bottled at 40% abv.   Nose.. The nose is quite devine, lots of citrus notes, fruity and plenty of spices. Cooked apples covered in Demerara sugar, vanilla fudge with an abundance of natural…

Glenfiddich 15.

This is a lovely step up in the fiddich stable,  this malt is a mixture of bourbon, sherry and Virgin oak casks mixed into a large vat ( solero vat) this large vessel is never actually emptied. Bottled at 40% which is a great shame because this is stunning at cask strength.. Nose..  A lovely…

Glendronach 15

Glendronach distillery is fast becoming a big name, they produce some very good sherried whisky, one of which is the 15yo revival. Bottled at 46% this whisky has a heafty clout, I can’t complain at the strength ( for once). Nose.. This whisky has a nose that belongs on something older, (although it probably is…

Glenfiddich 15 distillers edition

The Glenfiddich 15 distillers edition is another great addition to what is a fantastic core range, this distillery just keeps turning out great whisky. Bottled at 51% and is a mix of bourbon and sherry casks, this whisky offers something different to your normal glenfiddichs. Nose.. A lovely floral, fruity nose awaits, the typical green…

Glenfarclas 15 yo

This is one of those whiskys that just needs to be poured, savoured, and re poured, it’s that good. Glenfarclas is situated in speyside region of Scotland and has a very good reputation. The whisky is matured in sherry casks, and is probably one of the best sherry matured whiskys out there. Glenfarclas is well…