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Whisky Scores

Vega 40 Years Old Blended Malt

Vega 40 Years Old Blended Malt, 43.1% abv

Lovely sherry, spices, fruit and caramel on the nose. Light gentle sherry notes with spices on the palate. Lovely long balanced finish.

88
SMWS Exotic Cargo, 11 Years Old

SMWS Exotic Cargo, 11 Years Old, 50% abv

Winter green, caramel and mild sherry on the nose. Sweet fruit, mild smoke on the palate. Medium light smoke finish.

85
Heads and Tails, Blended Malt XO, Canada

Heads and Tails, Blended Malt XO, Canada, 44.2% abv

Light honey, vanilla, dry soft sherry and brown sugar on the nose. Dry, soft, light smoke then fruit on the palate. Very dry, ashes and fruit on the finish.

79
Wemyss - The Hive 12 years old

Wemyss - The Hive 12 years old, 40% abv

Rich floral, citrus honey and vanilla on the nose. Mild tang, cocoa, tobacco and dry fulsome citrus on the palate.

82
Compass Box - Spice Tree Extravaganza

Compass Box - Spice Tree Extravaganza, 46% abv

Demerara sugar, sherry, honey, fruit laden vanilla and soft oranges on the nose. Luscious, rich sweet fruit medley, soft spices, zesty citrus jam on the palate. Long gentle spices and fruit on the finish.

88
Compass Box - Spice Tree Extravaganza

Compass Box - Spice Tree Extravaganza, 46% abv

Spices, red fruit medley, melons, honey and citrus marmalade on the nose. Mild zestiness, rich fruit, sweet, soft white pepper notes on the palate. Spicy fruit, intense finish.

86
Compass Box - Oak Cross

Compass Box - Oak Cross, 43% abv

Fruit, honey, almonds, apples, mild vanilla and caramel on the nose. Zesty yet round mouthfeel. Tart fruit, Granny Smith apples in a spicy syrup on the palate. Some soft dry grasses on the finish.

82
Rock Oyster

Rock Oyster, 46.8% abv

Seaside aromas, smoke, dark fruit and mild wintergreen on the nose. Peppery, dry fruit, minor edge, light smoke on the palate. A straightforward dram.

79
Compass Box - Spice Tree Extravaganza

Compass Box - Spice Tree Extravaganza, 46% abv

Red apples, spices, rich vanilla followed by floral aromas on the nose. Soft tangy vanilla, white fruit, almonds on the palate. Thick velvety mouthfeel. Long, balanced fruit and spices on the finish.

88
Smoke Stack

Smoke Stack, 46% abv

Sweet peat, minty chocolate, fruit, vanilla and light almonds on the nose. Spices, fruit, mild smoke on the palate. Easy drinking dram.

87