Glenlivet Nàdurra Peated Whisky Cask Finish

Thanks to /u/kinohead for this sample. A long time ago I had this crazy idea: No, not to post a mystery advent calendar two months late. It’s Day #23, by the way. No, I wanted to review all of the different Glenlivet Nàdurra in one go. And then they came out super slowly. Also, there hasn’t been a port cask, either out of spite towards myself or… Continue reading Glenlivet Nàdurra Peated Whisky Cask Finish

Glenlivet 2001 Gordon & MacPhail Smiths Edition

One thing I’ve had a habit of doing, prior to elaborate tastings, is sit down and pour a primer dram. As I’ve been quite busy the last few months, my wife and I have missed a few date nights. Many would expect a date night at Ardbeg Day to be a little silly and something my whisky appreciating (though not totally reviewing) wife would look… Continue reading Glenlivet 2001 Gordon & MacPhail Smiths Edition

Glenlivet 8 2006 Signatory Vintage (Binny’s Beverage Depot Pick)

Thanks to scotchguy_to for sharing this sample! I’m going to start with an apology on this one. When we were figuring out the order, we typically leave peat last, with very few exceptions. And we know that scotchguy_to knows his whisky. His nose puts mine and various bloodhounds to shame. However this was something we disagreed with him on: He stated it should go after… Continue reading Glenlivet 8 2006 Signatory Vintage (Binny’s Beverage Depot Pick)