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Issue 118 Out Now

Whisky Magazine Issue 118

Best whiskies in the world.

 

Whisky from Scotland, Scotland

 

Some of the best from Scotland

Clan Denny Port Dundas 1978 34 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 58.60%
8 A belter of a grain with typical Port Dundas funkiness.

Cutty Sark Tam O'Shanter
Blended - Scotland - 46.50%
8 A bigger Cutty than you might expect but the purity of character links it to the family. Weel (sic) done!

Johnnie Walker Platinum 18 years Old
Blended - Scotland - 40.00%
8 Though I miss Gold at this age statement this is a worthy replacement with a little more overt Walker characteristics: smoke and a sherried grip.

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Master of Malt 8 Years Old
Blended - Scotland - 40.00%
8 Cleanliness, style and substance. A wee cracker!

Saint Isidore
Blended - Scotland - 41.40%
8 The first nose is unusual and takes you to pine forests. Then the fruit character unwinds. Water releases a cardboard note. I like the spiciness and bouncyp rofile of this whisky.

Double Barrel Mortlach/Laphroaig
Blended Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 Lovely tussle between the two elements. A lot of fun.

Wemyss Vintage Malts Salt & Pepper 1997
Blended - Scotland - 56.20%
7 Has good balance and decent complexity.

Grant's 25 Years Old
Blended - Scotland - 40.00%
7 A delicate and enticing whisky which would have benefited from a higher strength. When you want to try a little tenderness.

Lauder's 15 Years Old
Blended - Scotland - 40.00%
7 The nose is sweeter than the palate but this is a well structured dram. Water kills it though.

Wemyss Vintage Malts Peat Chimney 8 Years Old
Blended - Scotland - 40.00%
7 Well put together.

Wemyss Vintage Malts The Hive 8 Years Old
Blended Malt - Scotland - 40.00%
7 A well structured dram but the oakiness is a bit too blatant for me.

Fort Glen The Blender's Reserve 12 Years Old
Blended - Scotland - 40.00%
7 Perfectly OK, but a bit whisky by numbers.

The Black Grouse Alpha Edition
Blended - Scotland - 40.00%
7 This whisky lacks character. Sweet and floppy. The nose lead me to expect more consistency.

Wemyss Vintage Malts Smooth Gentleman 8 Years Old
Blended - Scotland - 40.00%
7 A perfectly pleasant and slightly plump dram.

Wemyss Vintage Malts Spice King 8 Years Old
Blended - Scotland - 40.00%
7 Another which collapses with water.

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