Aultmore 35 1982 Adelphi

Thanks to /u/xile_[ for pouring me this dram. It’s the end of the year. We’re having whiskies of which we saved onto to eventually have. It’s all a great time. So we’re doing the next one blind. Which, of course, means I didn’t guess it correctly.?Aultmore 35 1982 Adelphi?is what it eventually was revealed to be. So first off, it’s pretty amazing to have a fifth birthday… Continue reading Aultmore 35 1982 Adelphi

Aultmore SMWS 73.69 “Dark side eclipsed by sweet joys”

Thanks to /u/xile_ for this sample. This is yet another continuation of my ongoing series that I’m calling “Scotch Malts, Wife’s Selection”, in which my wife goes through my backlog of SMWS (Scotch Malt Whisky Society) samples that I haven’t reviewed yet, pours them blind, and then I review it blind. So at this point I’m pretty sure anything that has funk and a citrus/lime element is… Continue reading Aultmore SMWS 73.69 “Dark side eclipsed by sweet joys”

Aultmore SMWS 73.64 “Any time can be Xmas”

Thanks to /u/boyd86 for bringing this to the end of year tasting. It’s an odd moment for someone to offer you an Aultmore. And not because it’s similar to a Brora, or Port Ellen, or even a St. Magdalene. No, it’s an odd moment because frankly it’s not something you see too often. As such, when we reached Aultmore SMWS 73.64 “Any time can be Xmas” at our end… Continue reading Aultmore SMWS 73.64 “Any time can be Xmas”