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  1. Glen Grant 16 Year

    Single Malt — Speyside, Scotland

    Tasted
    4.0
    4.0 out of 5 stars
    Intense fruit, honey and malt on the nose. Complex and intense fruit on the palate with a hint of licorice. Gentle heat and luscious oily mouth feel. The age serves this one well. Although I do appreciate the 12 yo at $50, this is a fine step up at $78. A lovely Speysider that should be ranked 89-90 instead of 85 here.
  2. Glen Grant 18 Year

    Single Malt — Speyside, Scotland

    Tasted
    4.0
    4.0 out of 5 stars
    Intense fruit, honey and malt on the nose. Complex and intense fruit on the palate with a soft heat and luscious mouth feel. The age serves this one well. Although I do appreciate the 12 yo at $50, this is a fine step up at $78. A lovely Speysider that should be ranked 89-90 instead of 85 here.
  3. Templeton Rye 6 Year

    Rye — Indiana (bottled in Iowa), USA

    Tasted
    4.0
    4.0 out of 5 stars
    I like the Templeton 4 for Manhattans and the 6 is even better. It really works as a mixer for some reason. On sale for $41 ($10 off here), so almost the same price as the 4, so why not? Would not buy at $52.
  4. Longrow Peated

    Peated Single Malt — Campbeltown, Scotland

    Tasted
    4.0
    4.0 out of 5 stars
    CASCODE gives an excellent and accurate review. I would add that I get some vinegar and pine tar (like retsina) on the palette. The soft peat is lovely. A very interesting and challenging whisky. Under-rated here at 85. As good as Ledaig at 90.
  5. Tyrconnell Single Malt

    Single Malt — Ireland

    Tasted
    3.0
    3.0 out of 5 stars
    Lemon and malt on the nose. Silky smooth mouth feel carries flavors of tart lemon and rye bread. Soft and gently lingering finish. Not complex but nice on a quiet evening.
  6. Crown Royal Northern Harvest Rye

    Canadian — Manitoba, Canada

    Tasted
    3.0
    3.0 out of 5 stars
    Pleasantly sweet fruit on the nose. Starts out promising on the palette with a solid base of fruit,wood and spice, but ultimately comes up lacking in overall flavor. The base continues through the medium finish, but ultimately disappointing. Does not hold up well in a Manhattan.
  7. Suntory Whisky Toki

    Blended — Japan

    Tasted
    2.0
    2.0 out of 5 stars
  8. The Glenrothes 1995

    Single Malt — Speyside, Scotland

    Tasted
    2.0
    2.0 out of 5 stars
    1995 vintage -- distilled in 1995 and bottled in 2010 (15 years old). Purchased in 2017 for $60. Intense nose of honey and over-ripe apples. Astringent fruit on the palette leading to a medium-length hot finish. Ultimately, a disappointment after the nosing. If this is the best of Glenrothes, I will pass.
  9. Tomatin 18 Year Oloroso Sherry Cask Finish

    Single Malt — Highlands, Scotland

    Tasted
    4.0
    4.0 out of 5 stars
  10. The Irishman 12 Year Single Malt

    Single Malt — Ireland

    Tasted
    5.0
    5.0 out of 5 stars
    Intense nose with raw barley, vanilla, grass, pepper, wood and Juicy Fruit gum. Spicy, fruity and nutty on the palate. Medium-oily mouth feel. Medium length wood spice finish with consistent and pleasant heat. Balanced experience from start to finish. A very good Irish whiskey, but I think I prefer their Writer's Tears.
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