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Issue 146 Out Now

Whisky Magazine Issue 146

A tour of Toronto, Bourbon's Pompeii, Bladnoch Distillery and a look back at Glenmorangie's last 10 years

 

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Editors Choice

The GlenDronach The BenRiach Distillery Company. Really intriguing. Layers of complexity scream ‘winter dram'. For when the nights draw in…

Recommended

Lady of the Glen Secret Islay 14 Years Old. A chocolate tin at Christmas… to be enjoyed all year-round.

New Tastings

Whisky Magazine - Editors Choice - Winner

The GlenDronach The BenRiach Distillery Company
Single Malt - Scotland - 58.40%
8 Really intriguing. Layers of complexity scream ‘winter dram'. For when the nights draw in…

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Langatun Jacob's Dram – Single Cask 140
Single Malt - Switzerland - 49.12%
8 Why have cotton, when you can have silk?...

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Lady of the Glen Secret Islay 14 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 56.20%
8 A chocolate tin at Christmas… to be enjoyed all year-round.

Whisky Magazine - Recommended - Winner

Timorous Beastie 21 Years Old Sherry Edition
Blended Malt - Scotland - 46.80%
8 Fabulous fruit bumped this up the charts.

Lombard 1984 Caol Ila
Single Malt - Scotland - 50.00%
8 Sweet and smoky Islay with pleasing development. My kind of complexity.

Whisky Magazine - Best Buy - Winner

Method and Madness Single Pot Still
Pot Still - Republic of Ireland - 46.00%
8 Delicious, easy drinking and well balanced – the sort of dram you return to again and again.

The GlenDronach 25 Years Old Grandeur
Single Malt - Scotland - 50.30%
8 Rich, complex and rewarding.

WhistlePig FarmStock
Rye - U.S.A. - 43.00%
8 Solid sipped neat, or mixed in a Sazerac.

Penderyn Portwood
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
7 Pinot Noir and chocolate brownies? A winning combination for me.

James Eadie Benrinnes 8 Years Old Single Cask #309429
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
7 My sweet tooth really loves the chocolaty sweetness, but this is balanced perfectly by the spicy dryness.

Wemyss Malts Peat Chimney Batch Strength
Blended Malt - Scotland - 57.00%
7 Brash and ballsy – for peat freaks.

Wemyss Malts Scallop Diver's Dram
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
7 Why have a half 'n' half when you can just drink this?!

Dimensions Cask Strength Bunnahabhain Sherry
Single Malt - Scotland - 52.50%
7 Egg fried rice, sweet 'n' sour chicken, and that Islay whisky, please…

Ardbeg Kelpie
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
7 Interesting. Peat is high – you could be chewing on sticks of charcoal. Lacks sweetness to balance things out.

Berrys' Own Selection Glentauchers 1996
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
7 I really enjoyed the flavour journey, but the length just wasn't there.

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