Scotch

Review #90. Glengoyne 12yr

Review #90 | /r/Scotch Review #34 – Glengoyne 12yr The Schtick: Glengoyne label’s themselves as an “unhurried” producer. I hurried right past that marketing jargon to taste this. This is a 12yr expression from Glengoyne’s core range, which is more or less viewed by many as budget sherry territory. Distiller: Glengoyne Bottler: Glengoyne ABV: 43% …

Review #86. Bruichladdich Rocks

Review #86 | /r/Scotch Review #33 – Bruichladdich Rocks The Schtick: This is a red wine finished unpeated expression from Bruichladdich. Non chill filtered and natural color. Distiller: Bruichladdich Bottler: Bruichladdich ABV: 46% ABV Age: NAS Maturation: Finished in red wine casks Mashbill: Single Malt (Barley) Source: Bottle, Purchased Nose: Honey, brine, some light floral …

Review #78. Glenfarclas 105 10yr

Review #78 | /r/Scotch Review #29 – Glenfarclas 105 The Schtick: This is a near cask strength release from Glenfarclas, bearing a 10yr age statement. Some batches don’t have this age statement, this one does. Distiller: Glenfarclas Bottler: Glenfarclas ABV: 60% ABV Age: 10 Years Mashbill: Single Malt (Barley) Source: Bottle, Purchased Nose: Lots of …

Review #75. Caol Ila 12yr

Review #75 | /r/Scotch Review #28 – Caol Ila 12 The Schtick: This is Caol Ila’s 12yr old expression from their core line of age stated products. Distiller: Caol Ila Bottler: Caol Ila ABV: 43% ABV Age: 12 Years Mashbill: Single Malt (Barley) Source: Sample Nose: Smokey with mild vegetation. Lots of sweet honey and …

Review #74. Benromach 10

Review #74 | /r/Scotch Review #27 – Benromach 10 The Schtick: This is Benromach’s entry to their age stated line of products. Distiller: Benromach Bottler: Benromach ABV: 43% ABV Age: 10 Years Mashbill: Single Malt (Barley) Source: Sample Nose: Smokey, fruity and sweet. Mild pear and apple with a healthy smokey tone. Taste: It’s a …

Review #73. Springbank 10

Review #73 | /r/Scotch Review #26 – Springbank 10 The Schtick: This is a member of Springbank’s core line of products. Springbank is in the relatively small region of Scotland known as Cambeltown (small in respect to population of large distillers). Distiller: Springbank Bottler: Springbank ABV: 43% ABV Age: 10 Years Source: Sample Nose: Smoke, …

Review #72. Glenfarclas 12

Review #72 | /r/Scotch Review #25 – Glenfarclas 12 Distiller: Glenfarclas Bottler: Glenfarclas ABV: 43% ABV Age: 12 Years Maturation: Sherry Cask Mashbill: Single Malt (Barley) Source: Bottle, Purchased Nose: Grapes, sherry and sweet icing sweetness. Some vanilla and spice. Taste: Caramel, red fruit. Mostly plumb and grape but there’s almost some dark chocolate raspberry …