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Origen Reserva Don Pancho 30 years 40%

This time a Panamanian. Bottled: +/- 2013 Bottle no .: 201 On the nose: brown sugar, oak, dark syrup, toffee and bananas. Some chocolate and canned tropical fruit. Very rich. Hints of sweet licorice with time. Cookie dough comes through … Continue reading

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Whiskey Review # 313 Macallan & # 39; Select Oak & # 39; 40%

Bottled in 2009. On the nose: malt, honey and a little hay. Light and sweet. Some black currants too. Fruity with water. Lime and pears On the palate: Thin and sweet with hints of gooseberry and citrus. Water brings up … Continue reading

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Whiskey Review # 314 George T. Stagg 2006 70.3%

Distilled: 1990, bottled: 2006. On the nose: Wow! Thick and viscous. Mealy red apples, brown sugar, lots of caramel, peanuts, milk chocolate, old rum, coconuts and liquorice. Almost buttery. Water brings out vanilla pods and more coconuts. Some tobacco too. … Continue reading

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Whiskey Review # 315 Bruichladdich 25 Years (OMC) 48.3%

Distilled: 02.1988, bottled: 05.2013 Drawn from a filling head (HL 9810). 328 bottles On the nose: feels a little closed when first sniffed. Get some ashes, wet grass and cranberries. Some vegetable nuts too. Almost rustic. Sweet potatoes, spicy oak, … Continue reading

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Whisky review #48 Bruichladdich Octomore 5

Producer’s comments   Character   This strong, handsome and well-endowed warrior jumps out of the glass and burns with the passion and fire that reflects Islay’s characteristics. The warm, smoky sweetness, the power of the swelling Atlantic Ocean, the passion … Continue reading

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Whiskyreview #13 Mackmyra special05 happy hunting 47.2%

Mackmyra Special # 5 “Happy Hunting” Country: Sweden The color: Golden straw Bottled around autumn, 2010, this is the 5th special release from the small swedish whisky distillery, Mackmyra. This malt has been matured in, brace yourself, casks that once … Continue reading

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