Browse our whisky database by region and country. Whiskies are produced throughout the world and each region brings it own distinctive tastes, styles and production techniques.
The Best Whiskies in the World, Awards Special
Reference Series Reference Series III
Blended Malt - Scotland - 47.50% 8 Warm waffles drizzled in runny honey. Excellent stuff.
Wemyss Malts Single Cask Release Lemon Cheesecake
Single Grain - Scotland - 46.00% 8 Tender hearted and loveable. Delicious.
Reference Series Reference Series II
Blended Malt - Scotland - 47.50% 8 Nice and rich, but (like us all) it could be richer.
Clan Denny Port Dundas 1978 34 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 58.60% 8 A belter of a grain with typical Port Dundas funkiness.
Wemyss Vintage Malts Lord Elcho
Blended - Scotland - 40.00% 8 The air the day after a hippy festival leaves town. Scented and earthy.
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.
Master of Malt 8 Years Old
Blended - Scotland - 40.00% 8 Cleanliness, style and substance. A wee cracker!
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.