Tag Archive: highland

Jan 23

Glenmorangie Tùsail Scotch – Review

Glenmorangie Tusail Scotch

Glenmorangie Tùsail Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky 92 Proof Price Point: $95 – $105 for 750 ML Distiller: The Glenmorangie Distillery Background Glenmorangie is an interesting distillery.  Lasanta and Quinta Ruban are two of my favorites, but their 10 Year Old is, well, pretty dull.  I was recently gifted Tùsail, their no-age-statement release from their Private Edition selection. …

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Jul 11

Aberlour 12 Year Old Scotch – Review

Aberlour 12 Year Old Scotch

Aberlour 12 Year Old Double Cask Matured Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky 80 Proof Price Point: $40 – $50 for 750 ML Distiller: Aberlour Distillery Company Ltd.   Background I love me a sherry-finished whisky.  Macallan 12 Year Old and Glenmorangie Lasanta are two of the regulars on my shelf.  When Aberlour 12 Year Old finally made …

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Jun 13

Tomatin 12 Year Old Scotch – Review

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Tomatin 12 Year Old Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky 86 Proof Price Point: $30 – $40 for 750 ML Distiller: The Tomatin Distillery Co. Ltd.   Background Akin to Bulleit Bourbon, and other whiskies I have commented on similarly, Tomatin 12 Year Old is a whisky I have seen frequently on the shelf but never had a compelling …

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Sep 20

McClelland’s Highland Scotch – Review

McClelland's Highland Scotch

McClelland’s Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky 80 Proof Price Point: $20 – $30 for 750 ML Distiller: T&A McClelland Limited   Background Bottom shelf isn’t always bad.  Certain whiskeys prove that statement – many refute it.  Here in the good old U. S. of A., most of our bottom shelf whiskey is bourbon and other …

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Dec 14

Blackadder Ben Nevis Distillery 32 Year Old Scotch – Review

Blackadder Ben Nevis Distillery 32 Year Old Single Highland Malt Whisky 90 Proof Price Point: Unknown for 750 ML Distiller: Ben Nevis Distillery   Background Today we are reviewing Blackadder’s Ben Nevis 32 Year Old Scotch.  Despite the number of whiskies I have tasted, I know very little about Ben Nevis and its range.  According …

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Jul 06

Dalwhinnie 15 Year Old Scotch – Review

Dalwhinnie 15 Year Old Scotch

Dalwhinnie 15 Year Old Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky 86 Proof Price Point: $50 – $60 for 750 ML Distiller: Dalwhinnie Distillery   Background I first had a chance to sample Dalwhinnie 15 Year Old from a miniature bottle that was given to me about a year and a half ago.  Typically when I have …

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Dec 15

Ardmore Traditional Cask Scotch – Review

Ardmore Traditional Cask Scotch

Ardmore Traditional Cask Peated Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky 92 Proof Price Point: $45 – $55 for 750 ML Distiller: Ardmore Distillery   Background Various aging techniques (and tricks) are all the rage right now in the whiskey world. Many distillers are looking to find ways to create a more mature tasting whiskey at a …

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