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Issue 153 Out Now

Whisky Magazine Issue 153

Cu Bocan | Highland Park | Jameson | Shelter Point | Tullibardine | Wyoming

 

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Editors Choice

Redbreast Dream Cask 32 Years Old. OK it’s old, and it’s probably expensive, but blimey that was quite something. Impressive.

Recommended

Berrys Own Selection 26 Years Old Cambus 1991. A little water opens this out wonderfully. Time to switch on to grain folks.

New Tastings

Whisky Magazine - Editors Choice - Winner

Redbreast Dream Cask 32 Years Old
Single Pot Still - Ireland - 46.50%
9 OK it’s old, and it’s probably expensive, but blimey that was quite something. Impressive.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Gordon & Macphail Caol Ila Discover Caol Ila 13 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
8 Wonderful smoke and sweetness.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Smogen Barrique 7 Years Old
Single Malt - Sweden - 60.30%
8 Raises the bar for Sweden, great stuff indeed.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Berrys Own Selection 26 Years Old Cambus 1991
Single Grain - Scotland - 55.10%
8 A little water opens this out wonderfully. Time to switch on to grain folks.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Cu Bocan 2006 Limited Edition
Single Malt - Scotland - 50.00%
8

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Gordon & Macphail Tormore Discovery Tormore 13 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
8 A delightful Speysider, just right for the summer months.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Shelter Point Montford District Lot 141
Single Grain - Canada - 46.00%
8 Oh Canada! If you haven’t cottoned on to what’s happening here, now is the time.

Jameson Bow Street 18 Years Old
Single Malt - Ireland - 55.30%
8 A velvet glove surrounding a velvet fist, sweet spicy and some swagger to it.

Scottish Folklore Series Cu?-Sith 45 Years Old Ben Nevis 1972
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.20%
8 Seriously on the nutty side, but balanced out with those lush chocolate notes.

Berrys Own Selection 11 Years Old Fettercairn 2006
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 Lovely and very enjoyable.

Berrys Own Selection 21 Years Old Dailuaine 1996
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 Seem to go down a couple of routes, but what's not to like? Delivers perfectly.

Loch Lomond Inchmoan 12 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 Felt like there was a disconnect with the nose and palate, but it all came together really well in the end. Decent stuff.

Reservoir Bourbon Whiskey
Bourbon - U.S.A. - 50.00%
8 Very easy to drink whiskey with plenty going on in the flavour stakes.

Highland Park The Light
Single Malt - Scotland - 52.90%
8 Lovely balance and the high ABV doesn’t interfere with play. A lovely drop.

Gordon & Macphail Miltonduff Discovery Miltonduff 10 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
8 Takes you one way, then another, but all becomes clear in the end.

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