April 12, 2023

#171: Spring Flowers (ish)

In a desperate attempt to shake off the winter blahs we explored the brighter, sweeter, flowery-er side of whisky with a set of fragrant, floral, bright and shiny drams.

Glenfiddich Orchard Experiment (43% abv) [BUY]

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Mackmyra Bjorksav (46.1% abv) [BUY]

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Matsui Sakura (48% abv) [BUY]

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Deanston Calvados (57.4% abv) [BUY]

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Cadenheads Benriach 10 (57.1% abv)

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Method and Madness French Limousin Oak (46% abv) [BUY]

May 17, 2023

#172: What have I got in my cupboardses?

Billy raided his cupboards for Squad and turned up with some new, old, weird and a little spooky (non-hobbity) treats.

Tasgall Cauldron of the Gods (40% abv)

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InchDairnie Ryelaw (46.3% abv) [BUY]

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Blair Athol 10 Bloody Sergeant (51.8% abv) [BUY]

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Sirius Blended Malt 31 (43.1% abv) [BUY]

November 29, 2023

#173: Let’s Hear it For the Lad(die)!

Elise is a big fan of Bruichladdich, and dug into her collection of weird and wonderful finds for a rare non-blind tasting.

Bruichladdich 10 (46% abv)

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Bruichladdich 8 (55.9% abv)

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Bruichladdich Rocks (46% abv)

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Bruichladdich Bere Barley 2013 (50% abv) [BUY]

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Bruichladdich: The Regeneration Project (50% abv) [BUY]

VIC 27: Auld Reekie (64.3% abv)

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December 14, 2023

#174: It’s a Holly Jolly Holiday Tasting

A fab selection of holiday-inspired drams and a selection of homemade cookies? yes please!

Glenmorangie Lasanta (43% abv) [BUY]

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Basil Hayden Dark Rye (40% abv) [BUY]

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Springbank 15 (46% abv) [BUY]

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Raasay Distillery Special Release, Sherry Finished 2021 (52% abv)

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A Good Old-Fashioned Christmas Whisky 2023 Edition (52.5% abv) [BUY]

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Ardbeg Smoketrails Manzanila Edition (46% abv) [BUY]

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