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[11 Oct 2015 | No Comment | ]
Abbey Whisky Anon 13 yo – review

Im quite the mystery fan myself , and what better than an Anonymous whisky? these ones turn out from time to time from all sort of IB’s and this time from the nice guys over at Abbey Whisky. They usually bottle pretty good drams and however this time around not much info is disclosed they were only stating that this …

Abbey Whisky, Featured, Glendronach, Headline, PX, Tasting Notes »

[22 Jan 2015 | One Comment | ]
Glendronach 1994  Cask #3400 – Abbey Whisky – Review

Another big sherry whisky today after yesterday’s Glenlivet, and this time from Glendronach and Abbey Whisky.
Abbey whisky does bottle some cracking stuff, and the last time I tasted a Glenronach they chose to bottle , the GlenDronach 1993 cask #33, It was good stuff (notes here). Apparently it was a big success and they were searciing to bottle a new …

Abbey Whisky, Featured, Headline, Islay, Kilchoman, PX, Single Cask, Tasting Notes »

[1 Oct 2014 | 2 Comments | ]
Abbey Whisky Kilchoman 5 yo single Cask #285/09

It’s always fun getting a sample of a Kilchoman single cask by surprise. That’s exactly what happened last week, when a wee samples arrived courtesy of the famous whisky fairy. I was not aware of this new cask bottle for Abbey whisky, and later that day sat to explore it. The “dry” facts say it’s 5 years old , distilled …

Abbey Whisky, Featured, Glencadam, Headline, Single Cask, Tasting Notes »

[3 Jun 2014 | One Comment | ]
Glencadam 22 Year Old  The Rare Casks  Release 4 (Abbey Whisky)

I’ve received this wee sample by surprise, and set out to explore it the other day. Usually Abbey whiskies bottle good stuff, and This was no exception… Glencadam is the only working distillery in the region of Angus and after being Mothballed , it was re-opened in 2003. This dram was Distilled in 1991 and aged in a refill bourbon …

Abbey Whisky, Headline, Tasting Event, Tasting Notes, Twitter »

[25 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
Abbey Whisky Twitter Tasting–#abbeywhisky

Twitter tastings, they are a really cool way to get to know new whiskies, and the last one I’ve attended was just that, this time hosted (yet again) by Steve of the Whisky Wire and Mike from Abbey whisky. Now, Mike was generous enough to have shared some of his lovely single casks in the past two of which as …

Abbey Whisky, Featured, Headline, Islay, Single Cask, Tasting Notes »

[12 Mar 2013 | One Comment | ]
Bunnahabhain 23 yo 1989  (Abbey Whisky)

After the lovely 17 year old Caperdonich which was bottle #1 in the ‘Rare Casks’ series, comes the 2nd bottling of an older 23 year old Bunnahabhain. Unlike younger versions from the 1990’s which are heavily peated and smoky on the nose, this one is gentler and packs some punch but you will have to wait for the palate to …

Abbey Whisky, Caperdonich, Cask Strength, Headline, Independent Bottling, Single Cask, Tasting Notes »

[27 Dec 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
Caperdonich 17 Year Old (Abbey Whisky)

My First ever Abbey Whisky review, and very happy to add another Indie bottler. Always makes me happy to get a wee sample i never tried (cheers guys!) , and this one was no exception, with the growing crowd of Caperdonich whisky lovers, We see more and more Indie bottlings from this lost distillery. Some of which were lovely and …