johan brugge wrote:I'm off guys. It's nearly 2 AM over here. I'll come back tomorrow with some more notes.
Ganga wrote:pkt77242 wrote:This is one hell of a whisky. Glad I have a back up bottle.
You mean you have a sealed bottle?
dramtastic wrote:pkt77242 wrote:A.D. Rattray Bowmore 17yo 1991/2009 sherry cask 2059 58.1%
N: big sherry, bacon, walnuts, smoke, peat, and figs. Some walnuts, strawberries, and leather. a hint of chocolate as well.
P: Big notes of sherry and bacon. Some smoke, peat, figs and walnuts. A little dark chocolate as well. Very rich.
F: Medium long on sherry and bacon. Smoked bacon. Also some chocolate and peat.
This is one hell of a whisky. Glad I have a back up bottle.
Now that sounds tasty Sean. Mmmmm bacon!
Willie JJ wrote:Bladnoch Forum 29yo Caol Ila 55.5%: 21/05/80-18/06/2009 Sherry Hogshead #4937
Nose: Isaly scallops straight from the barbecue and doused with lemon juice then stewed rhubarb.
Palate: Barley sugar and sugar and sugar and mmm.
Finish: Short but intense and spicy.
Comment: Fine stuff.
Willie JJ wrote:Well I'm having fun here but my palate is getting a bit knackered so I'll leave the notes for tonight and try to get some more in tomorrow. The trouble is that I haven't finished the first distillery yet. So much more to do.