Category Archives: Speyside notes

Benromach 10yo new 2014 edition

A while ago I received two official samples from Benromach. One is the new 10 year old edition and the second one is the 1976 Vintage edition. The package did go with a nice letter from the managing director (Michael … Continue reading

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Mortlach 2002 Cask Sample cask 5604

As stated this is a cask sample derived from a cask which I partly own. The Mortlach is distilled 21 may 2002 and is maturing in a hogshead. The sample I have (thanks to co-owners from TheCasQueteers) is from January … Continue reading

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Dailuaine 1983 Archives range

Most of the whisky lovers are familiar with the whiskybase site to keep track of your whisky collection. Since some time the guys behind the site also run a shop situated in Rotterdam and releasing whisky under their own label. … Continue reading

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Linkwood 1973 The Whisky Exchange 10th Anniversary

A sample from The Whisky Exchange 10th Anniversary bottle share by http://www.gedeeldevreugde.be. It has been a while to taste one of these whiskies, so it is time to taste one. This particular one is from an unknown distiller for me. … Continue reading

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The Glenlivet Guardians Single Cask Edition

A while ago I visited my liquor store in Bergen op Zoom and did roll into a talk with a fellow whisky enthusiast. After some talking Scotch with him and tasting some whisky we exchanged names and became Facebook friends. … Continue reading

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Benrinnes 25 year old Bladnoch Forum Bottle

The first of several editions brought to us by the Bladnoch Forum which I still had lying around. Benrinnes…. Well never tasted it before, so I am curious about what this has to offer. Benrinnes is not quite big in … Continue reading

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Glenfiddich Virtual Tour Tasting

Last Friday I visited again a Whisky tasting. This time it was hosted by Tony van Rooijen the Dutch Brand manager of Glenfiddich and The Balvenie. This time we virtually visited the distillery while enjoying several drams from the Glenfiddich … Continue reading

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