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[31 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
WhiskyBase Burnside 1989 [Balvenie]

Whisky base the incredible source for anything about a whisky bottle you might be looking for does not need an introduction. To celebrate their 50,000th!!!! (yes 50K) bottle on their ever expanding database, they have bottled this lovely whisky a “Burnside”. We all know there is no such distillery, and WB do not hide the fact that this is a …

Headline, Tasting Notes, Tomintoul, whiskyBase »

[30 Jul 2014 | 2 Comments | ]
Quick dram : Tomintoul 1969 3rd Release (Archives) – WhiskyBase

This is an old Tomintoul sample I got with a purchase of a few bottles on WhiskyBase shop. They are really nice to pop in samples of their Archives bottling which are rather excellent , by the way, with most purchases, and that is Uber cool. I doubt I’d get to taste that fantastic dram otherwise, so thanks guys!
This lovely …

Archives, Headline, Imperial, Single Cask, Tasting Notes, whiskyBase »

[12 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
Imperial 1995 , Whiskybase Archives

My first ever Imperial, and since i knew pretty nothing about this distillery, I tried googling it up. Seems it was bought by Chivas Bros. in 2005, and is no longer operational, and was supposed to be demolished in 2005 and be used as grounds for a new housing project, or something. I’ve seen some “news” talking about new plans …

Archives, Glenrothes, Headline, Independent Bottling, Tasting Notes, whiskyBase »

[29 Oct 2012 | No Comment | ]
Glenrothes 1988 Archives (WhiskyBase)

Another week starts with an Indie bottling by Whiskybase (Archives) this time a Glenrothes, single cask from 1988, ex-sherry cask #7318. Been quit a while since I had a new (to me Glenrothes, and although I am fond of Glenrothes their OBs are mostly diluted and colored which is a turn off, though some older ones are really nice.
Glenrothes 23 …

Archives, Headline, Independent Bottling, Jura, Single Cask, Tasting Notes, whiskyBase »

[25 Oct 2012 | 7 Comments | ]
Isle of Jura 1988 Archives  by Whiskybase

I received some very interesting samples of various bottling for the “Archives” series by whisky base. All single casks, bottled at CS, and from a wide variety of distilleries, will be going to post notes about them all (10 or so) in the coming month. The first of which is a lovely and very different Isle Of Jura bottling. Only …