Scotch

Review #1045 – Bruichladdich The Organic 2.10

​Review #1045 | Scotch Review #358 – Bruichladdich’s The Organic 2.10 Edition The Schtick: This is a release from Bruichladdich, on Islay, that seeks to highlight their organic practices, while sourcing ingredients from various farms. “In Victorian times when Bruichladdich Distillery was built, all Scottish barley was organically grown. In partnership with organic farmers Sir William …

Review #1042 – Invergordon 43yr Exclusive Malts 1972

​Review #1042 | Scotch Review #357 – Invergordon 43yr Exclusive Malts 1972 The Schtick: This is an independent bottling of a single grain whiskey that was distilled at Invergordon. It was bottled by the Exclusive Malts after being matured in a refill barrel and bottled at cask strength. Distiller: Invergordon Bottler: The Exclusive Malts ABV: 48.2% ABV Age: 43 Years …

Review #1040 – Glenmorangie Tusail

​Review #1040 | Scotch Review #356 – Glenmorangie Tusail The Schtick: “The sixth entry in Glenmorangie’s Private Collection, showing off the distillery’s experiments with different varieties of barley and named after the Gaelic word for ‘originary’ (an archaic form of ‘originating’). Made using traditionally floor-malted Maris Otter barley, it’s an old-fashioned whisky backed up by Glenmorangie’s …

Review #1038 – Glenmorangie Spios

​Review #1038 | Scotch Review #355 – Glenmorangie Spios The Schtick: This is an interesting Gaelic named release from Glenmorangie featuring their distillate after a full maturation in American rye whiskey casks. Distiller: Glenmorangie Bottler: Glenmorangie ABV: 46% ABV Age: NAS Nose: Sour fruits, honey, sweet butter cream. Bitter wood. Taste: Bitter, spice heavy. Thin to medium mouth feel. Sweet vanilla, light …

Review #1036 – Glenmorangie Artein

​Review #1036 | Scotch Review #354 – Glenmorangie Artein The Schtick: This is a unique Glenmorangie in that it is a blend of 66% 15yr old Glenmorangie distillate and 33% 21yr old spirit that is then blended and finished in a Super Tuscan wine cask. Distiller: Glenmorangie Bottler: Glenmorangie ABV: 46% ABV Age: NAS Nose: Sweet salted caramel, bright effervescent fig …

Review #1032 – Glenmorangie Bacalta

​Review #1032 | Scotch Review #352 – Glenmorangie Bacalta The Schtick: This is a limited edition expression from Glenmorangie that features the spirit being finished in Madeira casks. “The eighth release in our multi-award-winning and always intriguing Private Edition, Glenmorangie Bacalta brings new heights of complexity to a rare wood finish. Madeira’s long, balmy days inspire …

Review #1030 – Glenmorangie 12yr Nectar d’Or, Sauternes Cask Finish

​Review #1030 | Scotch Review #351 – Glenmorangie 12yr Nectar D’or Sauternes Cask Finish The Schtick: This is a Glenmorangie expression that takes the 10yr core expression and finishes it for 2 additional years in a suternes wine cask. It also gets a slight bump in proof, much like the Lasanta and the Quinta Ruban. Distiller: Glenmorangie …

Review #1028 – Glenmorangie 12yr Quinta Ruban, Port Cask Finish

​Review #1028 | Scotch Review #350 – Glenmorangie 12yr Quinta Ruban Port Cask Finish The Schtick: This is a Glenmorangie expression that takes the 10yr core expression and finishes it for 2 additional years in a ruby port cask. Distiller: Glenmorangie Bottler: Glenmorangie ABV: 43% ABV Age: 12 Years Nose: Sweet stewed fruits. Syrupy sweetness, figs, dates, currants and berries. Light …

Review #1026 – Glenmorangie 12yr Lasanta, Sherry Finish

​Review #1026 | Scotch Review #349 – Glenmorangie 12yr Lasanta Sherry Finish The Schtick: This is a Glenmorangie expression that takes the 10yr core expression and finishes it for 2 additional years in a sherry cask. It also gets a slight bump in proof. Distiller: Glenmorangie Bottler: Glenmorangie ABV: 43% ABV Age: 12 Years Nose: Vanilla, toffee, light sulfur. Dates, figs, …