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Crown Royal Blenders' Mash (Bourbon)

Crown Royal Blenders' Mash (Bourbon), 40% abv

Caramel, grasses, coarse cherries, nutty, oranges, vanilla and spices on the nose. Acrid cherry mouthfeel. Dry, bitter cherry cough syrup, apples, spices and dry caramel on the palate. Dry cherry medium long finish.

68
Bunnahabhain 5 Years Old, Staoisha, Artisit Collective

Bunnahabhain 5 Years Old, Staoisha, Artisit Collective, 61.2% abv

Fruit, peat, mild woody spices and sherry on the nose. Dry sherry mouthfeel. Rich peat, thick sherry notes, heavy, dry spices then light sweet fruit on the palate. Medium dry fruit and sherry finish.

84
Caol Ila 2009 9 Years Old, Artisit Collective

Caol Ila 2009 9 Years Old, Artisit Collective, 57.2% abv

Peat, soot, lemons, ashes, orange creosote on the nose. Rich luscious lemon peat mouthfeel. Round, soft, sweet earthy peat then lemon custard on the palate. Long peaty creamy citrus finish.

88
Glendronach Cask Strength Batch 7

Glendronach Cask Strength Batch 7, 57.9% abv

Spices, almonds, fruit, cinnamon, toffee and sherry on the nose. Lovely rich sweet spicy mouthfeel. Coffee, cocoa, fruit and lovely sherry notes on the palate. Luscious soft yet intense sherry on a medium long finish.

88
Miltonduff 1983 34 Years Old, A.D. Rattray

Miltonduff 1983 34 Years Old, A.D. Rattray, 47.3% abv

Sweet barnyard aromas, floral, mild nuttiness then banana and red fruit on the nose. Thin, floral spiciness mouthfeel. Tingling ripe fruit dominates with light spice notes on the palate. Simple rich fruity medium finish.

79
Glen Moray 2008 10 Years Old, Secret Spirits

Glen Moray 2008 10 Years Old, Secret Spirits, 58.4% abv

Fruity, floral, vanilla, honey, and wildflowers aromas on the nose. Spicy floral mouthfeel. Lovely floral notes, sprightly, then fruit emerges on the palate. Gentle dry fruit on a medium finish. Solid. Straightforward.

84
Rum Nation 18 Years Old, Panama

Rum Nation 18 Years Old, Panama, 40% abv

Roasted cherries and fruity molasses on the nose. Tingling mouthfeel. Woody, cocoa, molasses and spices on the palate. Sweet syrupy medium finish.

77
Talisker Distillers Edition 2011

Talisker Distillers Edition 2011, 45.8% abv

Honey, whiff of smoke, sweet fruit aromas and caramel on the palate. Rich fruity mouthfeel. Light peat then smoke, fruity, sweet briny notes with a touch of sherry on the palate. Lovely fruity dram with a medium finish.

86
Arran The Bothy Quarter Cask

Arran The Bothy Quarter Cask, 56.2% abv

Honey, white fruit, pears, cinnamon, apples and sweet spices on the nose. Soft spicy mouthfeel. Honey dominates with pears and spices close behind. A solid fulsome dram. Medium fruity honey finish.

85
Bruichladdich 2002 19 Years Old, Douro Wine Cask

Bruichladdich 2002 19 Years Old, Douro Wine Cask, 58.1% abv

Red fruit, light ginger, dry sherry, caramel, plums, figs, mild tannins and spices on the nose. Lively spicy mouthfeel. Caramel, dried dark fruit, lovely cinnamon and sherry reduction, butterscotch, rich yet elegant on the palate. Medium long finish.

89