Longrow 12 1996 Oloroso Single Cask

Thanks to /u/devoz for the sample. So Springbank owns Springbank, Longrow, and Hazelburn. In addition, the whole thing is owned by Cadenheads. To add confusion, they helped supply the capital for Glengyle, one of three Campbeltown distilleries, however have nothing to do with Glen Scotia, the other one. Following along? Okay. So Cadenheads sells to everyone and independently bottles from other distilleries around the world. Then Springbank… Continue reading Longrow 12 1996 Oloroso Single Cask

Bruichladdich Islay Barley Series

Thanks to /u/cdig81 for swapping me these. The Bruichladdich Islay Barley Series asks the question: Is there terroir when it comes to whisky? The answer, we all know, is no. Good night everybody! Okay, okay, enough joking. We can’t just say that the location of the farm and the specifics of the barley grown doesn’t do anything. We need to test it. We need to do double blind testing… Continue reading Bruichladdich Islay Barley Series

Glen Breton Rare 10 Ice Cask Strength Single Malt

As part of the Toronto Whisky Society end of year celebration, we ended up with a few whiskies to share. 2017 was a great year for us. Thus I don’t actually remember who brought this or the last or next review, but thank you! And feel free to add a username for me to thank below! Currently we’re seeing a growth in Canadian whisky, with quality improving.… Continue reading Glen Breton Rare 10 Ice Cask Strength Single Malt