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An Islay, 9 Years Old, 2007, Cadenhead's Cask Ends,

An Islay, 9 Years Old, 2007, Cadenhead's Cask Ends,, 59.5% abv

Citrus, smoke then soft sweet spices on the nose. Mild peat, light fruit, mild lemon-lime and more smoke on the palate. A lovely light and gentle dram with a hint of smoke and citrus on the finish. A pleasant change for a peated whisky.

88
Classic of Islay, Jack Wieber

Classic of Islay, Jack Wieber, 56.9% abv

Sweet peat, mild spices and nuts on the nose. Sweet fruit, tar, malty, creamy and nuts on the palate. Peaty fruit finish.

86
Kilchoman 2007, 10 Years Old, KWM

Kilchoman 2007, 10 Years Old, KWM, 56.6% abv

Peated peanuts, anise, floral tar then pears on the nose. Mild soft tar, spices, licorice and smoke on the palate. Well balanced, clean fresh finish.

87
SMWS 3.229 A mermaid in a meadow, 26 Years Old

SMWS 3.229 A mermaid in a meadow, 26 Years Old, 51.6% abv

Parma violets, sweet lavender, floral with hint of soap on the nose. Mild floral soap and lavender on the palate. Not unpleasant, but barely Good.

71
Bowmore 21 Years Old, Old Malt Cask

Bowmore 21 Years Old, Old Malt Cask, 50% abv

Cereal toast, sweet light peat, fresh cut oak and dry smoke on the nose. Sweet, coffee, fruit, citrus peels on the palate. Pears, very mild peat with wee tang on the finish.

88
Bunnahabhain 2008, 9 Years Old

Bunnahabhain 2008, 9 Years Old, 52.6% abv

Pears, rich white fruit, candied peat and green smoke on the nose. Gentle, mild citrus, fruit, sweet mild spices on the palate. Great light long finish. Good V4$ at $100.

87
Edradour Ballechin Limited Edition, 11 Years Old, Manzanilla Cask

Edradour Ballechin Limited Edition, 11 Years Old, Manzanilla Cask, 55.9% abv

Lovely peat and cedar aromas then bacon, sherry and tar on the nose. Light peat, sweet tar and smoke on the palate.

88
SMWS 39.111 Total shock

SMWS 39.111 Total shock, 57.8% abv

Sweet peat, rich pineapple, lime marmalade and rich fruit on the nose. Toasty, sweet cereal, fruit and wee smoke on the palate. Luscious, well balanced with fruit and nuts on the finish.

89
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
Shelter Point, Sons of Scotland Cask

Shelter Point, Sons of Scotland Cask, 46% abv

Red fruit, light soft spices on the nose. Soft floral notes then rich fruit, mild sweetness balanced with lovely zest on the palate. Medium long fruit laden finish.

83