Here is the program for the second 'half' of 2011.
P/O/U/R/S = Peaty/Old/Unusual/Rare/Sherried :- some people have expressed a preference for the tastings to be blind so if you would like more details of the exact drams featured send me a mail.
All tastings are held at TheTolbooth Tavern, Royal Mile, Edinburgh:- for full details
check out:- www.jollytopertastings.co.uk
Thursday September 8th 7.30pm £20/17* P/O/U/R/S
Thursday September 22nd 7.30pm £20/17* P/O/U/R/S
Thursday October 6th 7.30pm Bladnoch £t.b.c. :-
Rare Malts 23yo 1977 53.6%
Cadenheads 17yo 55.1% Bourbon hogshead
peated- details t.b.c.
sherry cask- details t.b.c
Flora and Fauna 10yo 43%
Thursday October 20th 7.30pm £20/17* P/O/U/R/S
Thursday November 3rd 7.30pm £20/17* P/O/U/R/S
Thursday November 17th 7.30pm Ben Nevis £t.b.c. :-
Cadenheads 1996 - 03/2009 12yo 57.1% Bourbon hogshead 256 bottles
single blend (hopefully!)
Cadenheads 'dumpy' 06/1965 - 12/1981 16yo 46%
Thursday December 1st 7.30pm £20/17* P/O/U/R/S
Thursday December 15th 7.30pm £20/17* P/O/U/R/S
Thursday December 29th 7.30pm, theme: to be confirmed £t.b.c.
peaty blends 40%: Islay Mist, Islay Hallmark 8yo, Black Bottle 10yo, Black Grouse, Black Bottle, plus a special guest (Brora or Port Ellen)