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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby bredman » Sun Jan 12, 2014 7:36 pm

Willie JJ wrote:Does someone still have the ADR vatting in stock?


I'll pm you, you never know who's watching. :D

Willie JJ wrote:I thought the Burnside was really good once it opened up. Lot's of coffee, dark fruit, chocolate and cinnamon.


That sounds excellent. :thumbsup:
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Ganga » Thu Jan 16, 2014 3:09 am

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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Willie JJ » Sat Jan 18, 2014 3:55 am

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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby redtide » Sun Feb 02, 2014 11:25 pm

Angel's Envy. The port finish is very intriguing. :angel:
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Ganga » Wed Feb 05, 2014 5:38 pm

Found a stash of the old Tamdhu 10. So I got a 6 pack.
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby bredman » Wed Feb 05, 2014 6:54 pm

I used to have a 6 pack. Then i upgraded it to a full barrel. No messin' 8) .
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby bredman » Thu Feb 06, 2014 12:56 am

I just received --
Yamazaki Sherry Cask 2013
Bladnoch 11 Sherry #281 Sheep Label
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Willie JJ » Sun Feb 09, 2014 4:52 pm

Mortlach Spirit of Speyside 2013
G&M Glentauchers 1994 x 2
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Ganga » Sun Feb 16, 2014 4:02 am

Speyburn 10 and Glenfiddich 12 were on offer. So I got 1 and 2 respectively.
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Willie JJ » Sun Feb 16, 2014 9:40 pm

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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Ganga » Sun Feb 16, 2014 10:40 pm

Willie JJ wrote::iwbrnt:

Exactly! :lol:
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby bredman » Tue Feb 18, 2014 11:18 am

Paul John Edited 46% (peated).
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Wes B. » Tue Feb 18, 2014 5:49 pm

Russell’s Reserve 6 year old, Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Willie JJ » Wed Feb 19, 2014 10:55 pm

bredman wrote:Paul John Edited

It's like a crossword clue for the Pope
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Ganga » Thu Feb 20, 2014 4:31 am

Kirkland 12 yo blend. Sometimes you just can't say no.
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Muskrat Portage » Sat Feb 22, 2014 8:32 pm

After a few very quiet months in the purchasing field:

G&M Linkwood 1991 20 y.o. Cote Rotie wood finish. Picked up in Toronto at Christmas
(Last one in the province and spectacular)

Arran Amarone Cask Picked up here at the local LCBO. The new assistant manager is another whisky maven. Thankfully!

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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Willie JJ » Sun Feb 23, 2014 12:17 am

Interesting bottles Musky.

I paid for a 1990-2004 G&M Glentauchers today, but didn't bring it home yet
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Muskrat Portage » Mon Feb 24, 2014 12:16 am

Willie: You have just over a year to batten down any distillery hatches you may choose. In May 2015, there will be an aggressive Northern Canadian assault on a number of locales throughout the motherland. I am leading the charge and we will be taking liberating prisoners of the warehouses to be returned to the colony.
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby jrstout89 » Thu Feb 27, 2014 5:36 am

Samples of Ardbeg Uigeadail, Laphroaig 10, Dalwhinnie 15, Clynelish 14, Talisker 10 and Oban 14. Should be delivered tomorrow, Looking forward to it.
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby raithrover » Thu Feb 27, 2014 8:37 am

From the Cadenhead's February outrun the Auchentoshan 21 year old - still surprised I've actually bought something decent from that distillery. Lovely dram.

Then the 'Berlin edition' Craigellachie 14y 55,1% again bit of a surprise so had to snap that up. I always go in thinking of buying X&Y and come out with ABC.
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Ganga » Thu Feb 27, 2014 9:06 pm

jrstout89 wrote:Samples of Ardbeg Uigeadail, Laphroaig 10, Dalwhinnie 15, Clynelish 14, Talisker 10 and Oban 14. Should be delivered tomorrow, Looking forward to it.

I hope you enjoy your exploration! Well done.
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Muskrat Portage » Fri Feb 28, 2014 3:27 am

White Owl Whisky, made in Calgary Alberta by Century Distillers. 40 % abv NAS

I finally purchased a bottle of this whisky. Interesting. It has the nose of alcohol and almonds yet the mouthfeel is pleasant, slightly bitter at first, then you pick up notes of nutmeg and a hint of citrus before it settles onto the tip of the tongue where it sits for a long time. However the initial strike at the back of the throat doesn’t hang around long.

A decent dram, not spectacular but pleasant to the palate. Not what I’d consider a waste of money but I wouldn’t replace it once empty, there are a lot of superior drams out there. In my humble opinion, far superior to Belgiums’ Owl whisky.

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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Ganga » Sat Mar 01, 2014 10:06 pm

K&L put out a young Talisker (5) bottled by Laing (labeled Talisker). Picked up 2.
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Willie JJ » Sun Mar 02, 2014 11:03 pm

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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Ganga » Sun Mar 09, 2014 1:49 am

Found another bottle of the old Tamdhu 10.
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Willie JJ » Mon Mar 10, 2014 11:27 pm

Glentauchers 1994-2013 (G&M)
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby nitelite535 » Tue Mar 11, 2014 2:54 am

Glenmorangie Quinta Ruben and Glenmorangie Lasanta
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby ddm » Fri Mar 14, 2014 8:12 pm

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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Ganga » Sat Mar 15, 2014 6:02 am

Glenfiddich 15
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby costadelrica » Wed Mar 19, 2014 11:45 pm

It was the Glenfiddich 2012 millenium edition(x2), Elements of Islay Ar2 ,Provenance Port Ellen 27 years old spring distillation. :shock:
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby ddm » Fri Mar 21, 2014 3:59 am

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The Talisker was free with purchase.
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Muskrat Portage » Tue Apr 01, 2014 3:10 am

aberlour-abunadh-batch-46-whisky.jpg

A new addition to the Aberlour collection.
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby naomi12 » Tue Apr 01, 2014 8:43 am

I went to liquor store yesterday and i bought Johnny Walker Black Label for this weekend
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Ganga » Tue Apr 01, 2014 8:35 pm

Muskrat Portage wrote:
aberlour-abunadh-batch-46-whisky.jpg

A new addition to the Aberlour collection.
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And what does ol' Musky have to say for batch 46? :D
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Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Postby Ganga » Fri Apr 04, 2014 6:42 am

Bulleit Rye, 1.75. Not much more than what a lot of folks charge for a 750.... :thumbsup:
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