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  1. Rock Oyster Blended Malt

    Peated Blended Malt — Islands, Scotland

    Tasted April 26, 2019
    4.5
    4.5 out of 5 stars
    Nose: Immediate sea salt and smoke, briny marine notes with seaweed, light peat from coastal wood and moss with hints of cheesiness. some black pepper is complimented by green fruit sweetness, green grapes and slight tropical fruit, almost pine apple. Palate: Much heavier smoke, rich and oily, grape and green apple come through with spices, cinnamon perhaps. Herbal on the back of the tongue, rosemary and sweet vanilla. Buttery biscuit lingers with cheesy and kipper notes. Finish: Short to medium in length, very rich, slight oak, very sweet with ever-lingering smoke and herbal notes, mossiness
  2. Loch Lomond 12 Year

    Single Malt — Highlands , Scotland

    Tasted April 13, 2019
    4.0
    4.0 out of 5 stars
    Nose: A very friendly smoke is introduced with a fruity sweetness, citrus and plums. Vanilla and cream can be found lingering, but spices, perhaps chili becomes very apparent. Palate: Rich, immediate creamy sweetness. Much spicier than on the nose, with slightly less smoke, but the smoke is much earthier. Citrus oil is the predominant fruit note, an orange rind. Oak from beginning to end. Finish: Oak and citrus remain for a mild finish.
  3. Compass Box Spice Tree

    Blended Malt — Scotland

    Tasted April 5, 2019
    4.5
    4.5 out of 5 stars
    nose: very prominent herbal notes, slight salty, vanilla reminding of bourbon, tangy orange sweetness, almost tangerines and white pepper. Adding 3 drops of water introduces a slightly creamier note. palate: spiciness, cloves and sea salt primarily jump out, very slight coffee. black pepper and vanilla appear with lemon, but the spiciness lingers from beginning to end. slightly oily texture finish: cloves and cinnamon remain for a medium finish, but the oiliness transforms into a dry finish
  4. The Balvenie Doublewood 12 Year

    Single Malt — Speyside, Scotland

    Tasted April 5, 2019
    3.0
    3.0 out of 5 stars
    nose: immediate wood and oak, giving way to honeyed grape and sherry cask influence. vanilla and nuttiness appear with spices, clove perhaps palate: a pecan flavour arrives with the bitterness of nutmeg, dry oak and slight honey. not oily, very dry. Adding water accentuates the sweeter notes of caramel and orange rind. finish: short wood with honey
  5. Dewar's White Label

    Blended — Scotland

    Tasted March 9, 2019
    3.0
    3.0 out of 5 stars
    Nose: hay, cereals, vanilla, green apples, honey Palate: roasted cereals, almonds, light vanilla, peaches, very slight smoke
  6. Laphroaig Quarter Cask

    Peated Single Malt — Islay, Scotland

    Tasted March 5, 2019
    4.25
    4.25 out of 5 stars
    Nose: Medicinal peat smoke, almost and antiseptic smell, but with an obvious sweetness of vanilla underneath, exotic fruit cream, banana, coca cola syrup Taste: surprisingly sweet with the ever present peat smoke taste, vanilla, oak casks, raisins and tobacco on the finish
  7. Jameson Caskmates Stout Edition

    Blended — Ireland

    Tasted March 5, 2019
    4.25
    4.25 out of 5 stars
    Nose: milk chocolate, almost fudge-like, slight coffee, cream and vanilla, light pear, butterscotch Taste: unripened nectarines, chocolate, hops, butterscotch, oak, stout influence comes out in the finish
  8. Aberlour 16 Year Double Cask Matured

    Single Malt — Highlands, Scotland

    Tasted February 8, 2019
    4.25
    4.25 out of 5 stars
    Nose: caramel, honey, vanilla, raisins, chocolate, cinnamon, orange zest Taste: immediate chocolate and orange peel, honey, caramel, oak in the finish, very sweet
  9. Aberlour 12 Year Double Cask Matured

    Single Malt — Highlands, Scotland

    Tasted February 7, 2019
    4.25
    4.25 out of 5 stars
    Nose: The sherry cask pops out right away, the oak following with hints of dark chocolate, apple crumble with cinnamon and a bit of vanilla Taste: dark cherry, red apple, cinnamon, oak, peach in the finish
  10. Monkey Shoulder Blended Malt

    Blended Malt — Speyside, Scotland

    Tasted February 7, 2019
    4.0
    4.0 out of 5 stars
    Nose: immediate orange and oak, green apple, honey, after first tasting I get banana bread with walnuts, strawberry marmalade Taste: Spiciness, banana, walnuts, oak honey, dry finish
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