Tag Archives: Islay

Ardbeg Auriverdes

I know it is a bit late for reviewing this release as there are a lot of reviews online already, but I don’t want to keep my ramblings about this new yearly Ardbeg Day Release private, so here we go. … Continue reading

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Bunnahabhain 1997 heavily peated times 2

The restart of my blog after quite some silence. No better way to be challenged by a friend (Jeroen van Gaalen) to compare my Bunnahabhain against his… Wait that is nothing new… well in this case the fun part is … Continue reading

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Ardbeg 11 year old SMWS 33.109 “Delightful intensity of Sherry”

First review to start after a while of blogging vacation. This is an Ardbeg distilled August 1998 and bottled in 2010.Matured Refill-sherry butt. It was only available to members of the Scotch Malt Whisky Society and could be bought for … Continue reading

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#Ardbeg Day Whisky Exclusive Committee Release

After a short taste a while ago, this weekend I was able to taste the Ardbeg Day whisky again at the DH17’s Ardbeg Day event. Again there wasn’t much space to taste it properly, but luckily I was able to … Continue reading

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Laphroaig Quarter Cask (48%, 2008 version)

Again one of the first whisky’s I ever bought and not yet reviewed. For most people this brand is a hate it or love it brand, and I usually love it, especially the younger ones.  So be warned! The version … Continue reading

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Ardbeg Uigeadail (54,2%, 2010 version)

While I am a great fan of Islay whisky at the moment I saw reading back my tasting notes that I haven’t reviewed an Ardbeg yet, while there are several expressions in my collection. For the first Ardbeg to review … Continue reading

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#Islay #whisky tasting with Whisky Import Nederland

Last Friday I attended an Islay whisky tasting hosted by Hans Bol. This event was organised by my “house” liquor store DH17Slijterij. In total I tasted 7 Islay whisky’s of which I took two with me home and at the … Continue reading

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