Bellini Amaro delle Terme
Amaro — ItalyTasted December 1, 2021On the nose, mint and other herbs, cola, earth, cinnamon, grape must and flowers. The flavors are the same, but very sweet, with mild herbal, spicy and floral elements; a little cloying.
KIIK Sangre de Dioses Sacatoro
Mezcal Joven — Guerrero, MexicoTasted November 30, 2021Nose of earth, smoke, herbs, agave, fresh concrete and sweet candied fruit. Very earthy taste, agave, minerals, black pepper, char and smoke.
Andalusia Stryker Smoked Single Malt
American Single Malt — Texas, USATasted November 27, 2021Very nice. Nose of mesquite smoke, oak, grape jelly, barbecue sauce, maple syrup, cinnamon, cranberry, vanilla and brown sugar. Smoky sweet taste; wood, vanilla, char, mesquite smoke, syrup and caramel.52.0 USD per Bottle
Bib & Tucker 6 Year Small Batch Bourbon
Bourbon — USATasted November 26, 2021Hot nose; corn, tobacco, cinnamon, oak, a touch of vanilla, and green apple. Tastes of cinnamon, oak, caramel, and black pepper.
Kilchoman Sanaig 2020
Peated Single Malt — Islay, ScotlandTasted November 23, 2021Wood, white pepper, sherry cask, caramel apple, leather, tobacco, peat smoke, raisin, honey and smoked ham nose. On the palate sweet, smoky and peaty, with flavors of caramel, leather, tobacco, berries and flowers.
Kilchoman Machir Bay 2020
Peated Single Malt — Islay, ScotlandTasted November 23, 2021Peat dominates the nose, but there's a lot more; ocean air, smoke, vanilla, honey, earth, wood, grain, pencil eraser and mint. Sweet and smoky on the palate, with peat, char, vanilla, sugar, oak, tropical fruit, citrus and caramel. Very nice.
Coyota Maguey Verde Joven
Mezcal Joven — Zacatecas, MexicoTasted November 23, 2021Very fresh and green, muy joven. On the nose I get peppermint and other herbs, earth, fennel, celery, pine, petrichor (yes, I got help from the website for this) and agave with a soft backing of warm toffee and subtle smoked meat. On the palate, peppery (black), piney, minty and herbal with hints of charred wood and citrus peel and just a touch of sweetness. Unique. Very complex with almost no smoke. Well done.
GlenAllachie 15 Year
Single Malt — Speyside, ScotlandTasted November 23, 2021Lots of good stuff here. Nose: pear, orange, honey, oak, sherry, citrus peel, vanilla, cherry, raspberry, cinnamon, apple and fruitcake. Palate: rich; chocolate cake, sherry cask, vanilla, white pepper, dry oak, caramel and cherry.
GlenAllachie 10 Year Rye Wood Finish
Single Malt — Speyside, ScotlandTasted November 23, 2021Nose: vanilla, pound cake, lemon merengue, rye, green apple and pine. On the palate light but complex with a bit of richness; rye, vanilla, pepper, cocoa, apples and cinnamon and pears. Interesting for sure.
GlenAllachie 12 Year
Single Malt — Speyside, ScotlandTasted November 23, 2021On the nose fruity, with wood, cereal, caramel, apple, orange, honey, raisin, banana, sherry and cocoa. Tastes of sweet fruit, coffee, wood, caramel, raisin, honey, char and almonds.