Tag: 16 year old

Apr 16

Bushmills 16 Year Old Irish Whiskey – Review

Bushmills 16 Year Old Irish Whiskey

Bushmills 16 Year Old Single Malt Irish Whiskey 80 Proof Price Point: $70 – $80 for 750 ML Distiller: The Old Bushmills Distillery Background Single malt Irish whiskeys are, apparently, on the rise.  Tullamore Dew has one (reviewed here), the new player Hyde has one (reviewed here), and several others sourced from major distilleries have them, as well. …

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Jul 26

Knappogue Castle 16 Year Old Irish Whiskey – Review

Knappogue Castle 16 Year Old Single Malt Irish Whiskey 80 Proof Price Point: $85 – $95 for 750 ML Distiller: Unknown   Background The fourth and final whiskey I am reviewing as part of Castle Brands’ sample portfolio is Knappogue Castle 16 Year Old.  In case you missed previous posts, I have already reviewed Clontarf 1014, …

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Oct 20

Glenlivet Nàdurra 16 Year Old Scotch – Review

Glenlivet Nadurra 16 Year Old Scotch

The Glenlivet Nàdurra 16 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky 108.4 Proof Price Point: $55 – $65 for 750 ML Distiller: The Glenlivet Distillery   Background Glenlivet whiskies are known for their consistent quality throughout the years.  So when I discovered that a cask strength expression was available, I got pretty excited.  The Nàdurra (meaning …

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Aug 15

Open-Bottle Shelf-Life Experiment – Lagavulin 16

Lavavulin 16 Year Old Scotch Detail

My good friend Ryan at the now out of commission Value Whisky Reviews started an idea that examines a concept that whiskey drinkers have wondered about for a long time.  He wanted to determine how much the air in your bottle of opened whiskey changes the contents over time.  He called these his “Open-Bottle Shelf-Life …

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Aug 11

Lagavulin 16 Year Old Scotch – Review

Lagavulin 16 Year Old Scotch

Lagavulin 16 Year Old Single Islay Malt Scotch Whisky 86 Proof Price Point: $80 – $90 for 750 ML Distiller: Lagavulin Distillery   Background Lagavulin is one of those iconic brands in the world of whiskey.  It has quite a reputation, and at that price point, it better!  Most of the time, I’m very skeptical …

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