Caol Ila 13 2000 Gordon & MacPhail Cask Strength

Thanks to /u/ziggy1283 for this sample. We all know what they say. They say it a lot. They always say it. “Stop picking at that in public!” Some of them say other things like “Oh my, you must have been invited by mistake” Still fewer say “One good Independently bottled Caol Ila deserves another” At least, I think they say that. Today, for my second dram,… Continue reading Caol Ila 13 2000 Gordon & MacPhail Cask Strength

Caol Ila 22 1991 Cadenhead’s Authentic Collection

So a few months ago, a lot has happened. So much so, my mind is still spinning and reeling from it all. One of those things (which is positive) was I went to Cadenhead’s store in London. Which I’ve talked about before. It’s an adventure. The “Game of Thrones” of whisky stores. And I ended up reviewing almost all of the samples I bought there… Continue reading Caol Ila 22 1991 Cadenhead’s Authentic Collection

Dallas Dhu 20 Signatory Vintage 1974

So… this is my 500th whisky review. That includes World Whisky, Bourbon/American Whiskey, and Scotch. And I’ve just hit 500. Damn I’m old. Well, not old. Possibly inebriated. Might have overdone it. I mean… let’s look back. I’m the schmuck who started with a review of a Indian Blended Whisky, Desert Queen. On /r/scotch (before /r/worldwhisky was alive and well). No jokes, no explanation, just tasting notes… Continue reading Dallas Dhu 20 Signatory Vintage 1974