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Whisky Magazine Recommended - Silver Award

Whisky Magazine Recommended - Silver Award

In each issue of Whisky Magazine we award the very best whisky from our tastings with the coverted Editors Choice award.

 

Issue 140 Out Now

Whisky Magazine Issue 140

A journey round Islay, visits to Maker's Mark and Penderyn, and the conclusion to our trip down the Rockies

 

Winners

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Four Roses Single Barrel LE 2011
Bourbon - U.S.A. - 56.00%
8 Big flavour delivery. A sipper, but with one cube of ice or water on the side.

World Whiskies Awards 2008 - World's Best American Whiskey - Winner Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

George T. Stagg
Bourbon - U.S.A. - 71.35%
8 Ideal for Thanksgiving or Christmas. If you don't like your in-laws or the television, knock yourself out after dinner.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

George T. Stagg
Bourbon - U.S.A. - 70.90%
8 An interesting character. Again a bourbon which does not drown your tastebuds with sweetness but you have got tolikeoakywhiskeys.

World Whiskies Awards 2013 - World's Best North American Whiskey - Winner Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

George T. Stagg
Bourbon - U.S.A. - 71.30%
8 Something of a gentle giant.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

George T. Stagg
Bourbon - U.S.A. - 70.70%
8 A big,muscular bourbon. George T. Stagg ? Good guess...For a stag night maybe...

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Ginkgo
Blended Malt - Japan - 46.00%
8 Lightbodied,but fresh and fragrant. Japanese beginners start here.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glann Ar Mor 2005 3 Years Old
Single Malt - France - 46.00%
8 Amazingly good for its age. Great spirit. This is one to watch.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glen Elgin 16 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 58.50%
8 Quite a dour character. I can't really find comfort with all this dampness !

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glen Elgin 19 Years Old, Centenary Bottling
Single Malt - Scotland - 60.00%
8 For me, the classic example of Speyside heather-honey character. A beautifully rounded, characterful, elegant, whisky.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glen Elgin 32 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 58.30%
8 A lovely example of a honeyish Speyside whisky.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glen Garioch 1968, 29 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 56.30%
8 With its chestnut colour and highly distinctive flavours, this is a wonderfully wintery whisky.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glen Garioch 25 Years Old, 1986
Single Malt - Scotland - 54.60%
8 More well-chosen wood.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glen Garioch Single Malt Scotch Vintage 1998 Wine Cask Matured
Single Malt - Scotland - 48.00%
8 Superb nose but a very tannic palate.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glen Grant 1992 Cellar Reserve
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 Floaty and summery.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glen Grant Duthies 13 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
7 Decent.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glen Moray 1971 Vintage
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
8 Glen Moray has never been seen as a glamorous malt, but it gains mystery with maturity.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glen Moray 25 Years Old Port Cask Finish, Batch 3
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
8 Evocative and succulent. A beautifully balanced refill sherry matured dram.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glen Moray Elgin Classic Peated
Single Malt - Scotland - 40.00%
8 Oh yes, that's the business! A delightful whisky with just the right amount of peat.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glen Moray Elgin Classic Port Cask Finish
Single Malt - Scotland - 40.00%
8 Three seasons in a pine forest in a glass. A really attractive whisky which is unctuous and juicy. Well done.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glen Scotia Double Cask
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 If from the distillery I think this is from, then it has seriously upped it's game.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glencadam 1978 30 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 Good, but for me just lacks the extra layer of complexity to lift it to the next level.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glencadam 1983 25 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 Elegant and complex. Highly recommended.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glendronach 33 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 40.00%
8 To be enjoyed like a glass of port. Bring walnuts and blue cheese.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Glendronach Parliament 21 Years Old 1990
Single Malt - Scotland - 48.00%
8 A well balanced sherried whisky. Rich, complex with a beautiful finish.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

GlenDronach Sauternes Cask Finish 12 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 Simply stunning. Powerful, superbly balanced. A malt to savour.


 

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