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Aberlour 12yo Double Cask Matured Tasting Notes

Many years ago, my lovely wife and I were on a trip to England to visit our good friends (one of which is a fixture in our Facebook group, Richard) and we took a few days to visit a few … Continue reading

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Glenmorangie – The Nectar D’Or Tasting Notes

If you want an affordable single malt finish (that is, ending its maturation process in a cask of a different origin from its primary maturation cask), Glenmorangie is going to be your best bet in terms of value. They have … Continue reading

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Teeling Whiskey Single Grain Tasting Notes

Teeling Whiskey Single Grain is, as you’d expect, a single grain whiskey fully matured in Cabernet Sauvignon casks from California. Single grain means that it’s, in part, made with grains other than malted barley (in this case, corn). By comparison, … Continue reading

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[VIDEO] Balvenie 14 Caribbean Cask Video Review by Swami Suave

We’re testing a new little feature here and it’s a video review by fellow Scotch Addict Facebook member Swami Suave – this five minute video takes a look at Balvenie 14 Caribbean Cask Review. Balvenie 14 is finished in Jamaican … Continue reading

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Talisker Storm Tasting Notes

One of my more recent fun discoveries is Talisker. Talisker is by no means a rare single malt, it’s one of Diageo’s “Classic Malts”, so it gets more than its fair share of marketing dollars. I also put classic malts … Continue reading

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