Scotch

Review #1084 – Bruichladdich Port Charlotte 2007 CC:01

​Review #1084 | Scotch Review #371 – Bruichladdich Port Charlotte 2007 CC:01 The Schtick: This is a newer release from Bruichladdich under their heavily peated Port Charlotte line. It is matured entirely in ex-cognac french oak casks and bottled at cask strength for the retail travel market.  Bruichladdich Data Sheet for CC:01 Distiller: Bruichladdich Bottler: Bruichladdich ABV: 57.8% ABV …

Review #1081 – Glengoyne 18yr The First Editions 1996

​Review #1081 | Scotch Review #370 – Glengoyne 18yr The First Editions 1996 The Schtick: This is an independent bottler release of Glengoyne spirit. It was distilled in 1996 and bottled after aging for 18 years.  Distiller: Glengoyne Bottler: The First Editions ABV: 50.3% ABV Age: 18 Years Nose: Waxy fruits, vanilla, honey. Light smoke, pepper, some tobacco. Syrupy Dole fruit …

Review #1075 – Glenfiddich 19yr ‘Age of Discovery’ Madeira Cask

​Review #1075 | Scotch Review #368 – Glenfiddich 19yr Age of Discovery, Madeira Cask Finish The Schtick: This is an interesting release from Glenfiddich featuring 19yr spirit that was matured in Madeira casks.  Distiller: Glenfiddich Bottler: Glenfiddich ABV: 40% ABV Age: 19 Years Nose: Sweet bread, apples, honey. Light fig. Jammy currants. Leather, faint spice, like clove and cinnamon. Vanilla cream. …

Review #1069 – The Glenlivet 10yr Signatory Vintage 2007, The Whiskey Exchange Selection

​Review #1069 | Scotch Review #366 – The Glenlivet 10yr Signatory Vintage 2007 The Whiskey Exchange Selection The Schtick: This is an independent bottling of distillate from The Glenlivet that is aged in sherry and bottled by Signatory Vintage, and selected for The Whiskey Exchange. It is bottled at cask strength without any filtering or coloring. …

Review #1063 – The Macallan Cask Strength

​Review #1063 | Scotch Review #364 – The Macallan Cask Strength The Schtick: This is an old, now discontinued release from The Macallan. It is matured fully in sherry, and bottled at cask strength without coloring or filtering. Distiller: The Macallan Bottler: The Macallan ABV: 59% ABV Age: NAS Nose: Super pungent, meaty sherry. Prunes, figs, rich toffee. Massive stewed fruits, …

Review #1057 – Glenfiddich Fire & Cane

​Review #1057 | Scotch Review #362 – Glenfiddich Fire and Cane The Schtick: This is the fourth entry in Glenfiddich’s Experimental Series. It takes peated Glenfiddich and matures it in rum casks. Distiller: Glenfiddich Bottler: Glenfiddich ABV: 43% ABV Age: NAS Nose: Light brine and smoke. Faint ask. Sweet vanilla cream. Molasses. Faint lemon, pear. Caramel. Taste: Medium mouth feel. Faint heat. …