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SMWS 35.198 Glen Moray

Since becoming a member of the SMWS last May, I have really enjoyed tasting a dram or two at the Queen Street venue. I’ve also purchased a few bottles of my own, and am quickly becoming a big fan of … Continue reading

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76.135 Moment of Serenity

Oh my giddy aunt, this is a stunning dram, just wonderful. I was fortunate enough to receive this as a gift (big thanks to Kirsty and Ian at EWA) this Christmas, and have really enjoyed this beauty. I have to … Continue reading

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Aultmore G&M Exclusive

So, I did a wee swap with Woody today; he got a sample of my SMWS 76.135, while I received a drop of his Aultmore G&M Exclusive. This looked really pale for an 11 year old, however it was matured … Continue reading

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G&M Highland Park…..

So I tried this “new’ whisky for me tonight, thought I’ve get to know it before a nosing and tasting experience tomorrow night! So here we have a Highland Park 8 year old from The MacPhail’s Collection. I love this … Continue reading

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What a Bargain……

It pays to have a regular look in the the whisky aisle of your local supermarket; I walk down this aisle in Tesco and Asda every visit! It paid off recently when I saw this beauty reduced to half price!! … Continue reading

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Benromach Peat Smoke……

When looking for a peaty whisky I have been known to avoid Speyside attempts and go for a Talisker or Islay malt. So I was interested to see what my “local” could come up with; hence the tasting of this Benromach … Continue reading

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Glenfiddich 21 v Cragganmore 25….the ‘face off’

Having been fortunate to taste these two big boys in the initial round of judging for the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Awards in January, I was looking forward to doing my own wee ‘face-off’ with them again after the winner … Continue reading

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