Category Archives: Blended

#CBTT2 Compass Box Twitter tasting part 2

This time I got in this tasting, I missed out of part 1. The tasting is all about the new Flaming Heart edition 2012. But there are two more Compass Box dram’s included in this tasting: The Oak Cross, which … Continue reading

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#GrantsTT Tasting four Grant’s whiskies

This night I took part in yet another twitter tasting. This time the subjects were some blends. But not just blends. The line- up started with the Ale cask, but ended with a 25 year old Blended whisky (which contains … Continue reading

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Compass Box Tasting Whiskyclub Bergen op Zoom

Compass Box Tasting Whiskyclub Bergen op Zoom       Yesterday we organised a tasting for the new Whiskyclub Bergen op Zoom. This time the subject was Compass Box. We selected six beautiful drams (we hoped, while none of us did know them … Continue reading

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Whisky Tasting Oud Kempen Stavenisse

Last Friday I went to a tasting organised by a member of my whisky club. I arrived very early, but that did give me some time to talk to the tasting host Han Schoutens. Six whiskies are standing by to … Continue reading

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Sample: Mackinlay’s Rare Old Highland malt (Shackelton) 47,3%

This time the subject is…, well I guess everyone knows the story of this particular dram, so I am not going to tell you that again. Thanks to Sjoerd I was in the opportunity to get my hands on a … Continue reading

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#BWTT: Blind Whisky Twitter Tasting

Yesterday it was time for yet a new initiative in the Dutch twitter sphere: A blind whisky tasting, and no we were not blindfolded, but the organiser Stefan from Gall & Gall van der Boog (www.passievoorwhisky.nl) picked out the four whisky’s … Continue reading

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