omaine CapMartin – Vieilles Vignes 2016 – Madiran

omaine CapMartin – Vieilles Vignes 2016 – Madiran

The nose is fruity and offers a fine intensity, a small gourmandize as well as a fine power. It revelas notes of wild red berries and crunchy wild cassis associated with small touches of crunchy blackberry, spices as well as a very discreet hint of liquorice stick (in the background). The palate is fruity, well-balanced,…

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Clear Creek Distillery – Pear Brandy – 80 Proof

Clear Creek Distillery – Pear Brandy – 80 Proof

The nose is fruity, intense, gourmand, aromatic, beautifully built and elegant. It reveals notes of fleshy pear and fine touches of peach associated with a subtle hint of lychee (in the background). The mouth is fruity, nicely gourmande and offers a fine mineral frame, a fine freshness, a nice fat, power, a very nice balance,…

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Tomatin – Aged 18 Years – Oloroso Sherry Casks – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

Tomatin – Aged 18 Years – Oloroso Sherry Casks – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

The nose is fine, powerful and aromatic. It reveals notes of juniper, Sherry and nougatine associated with fine touches of fruit, cedar wood, pear caramel and touches of walnuts and honey. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a fine juiciness, a fine suavity, a nice structure, straightness and sweetness. On the palate, this Whisky…

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Tomatin – Aged 12 Years – Bourbon & Sherry Cask – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

Tomatin – Aged 12 Years – Bourbon & Sherry Cask – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

The nose is aromatic. It reveals fine hints of heather, peat and racy minerality associated with a hint of flowers / potpourri, dried apple skin, pear and a subtle hint of smoke and walnuts. The palate is fruity and offers a fine fat, a fine minerality, a fine suavity and sweetness. On the palate, this…

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The Macallan – 12 years Old – Exclusively Matured in Selected Sherry Oak Casks from Jerez – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

The Macallan – 12 years Old – Exclusively Matured in Selected Sherry Oak Casks from Jerez – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

The nose is fruity / aromatic, elegant and offers a fine roundness and a fine delicacy. It reveals notes of white fruit (apple, peach) and a touch of papaya / quenette associated with a touch of candied lemon as well as a subtle touch of liquorice, boxwood and minerality. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and…

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Ballechin – SFTC – Aged 13 Years – Port Cask Matured – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

Ballechin – SFTC – Aged 13 Years – Port Cask Matured – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

The nose is fruity, suave, round, gourmand, fine and offers delicacy. It reveals notes of candied cherry, candied citrus and crushed wheat combined with hints of blueberry, peat as well as discreet hints of spice, a subtle touch of rocky minerality and a very discrete point of crushed strawberry. The palate is fruity and offers…

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Ballechin – SFTC – Aged 13 Years – Burgundy Cask Matured – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

Ballechin – SFTC – Aged 13 Years – Burgundy Cask Matured – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

The nose is fruity, aromatic and finely gourmand. It reveals small touches of jammy fruit and notes of strawberry combined with touches of crushed Quetsche plum, small berries as well as hints of herbs, toasted / caramelized oak and a subtle hint of candied citrus fruit. The palate is fruity and offers gourmandise, fat, a…

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Ballechin – SFTC – Aged 11 Years – Bordeaux Cask Matured – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

Ballechin – SFTC – Aged 11 Years – Bordeaux Cask Matured – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

The nose is well-balanced, powerful and nicely aromatic. It reveals notes of tobacco, earth / peat and gray pepper associated with a subtle hint of blackberry, cassis, barley and a discreet touch of salty minerality. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, precise, straight, lively and offers a nice definition, juiciness, suavity, gourmandise as well as a…

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Edradour – Aged 9 Years – Ribera Del Duero Cask Matured – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

Edradour – Aged 9 Years – Ribera Del Duero Cask Matured – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

The nose is aromatic and round. It reveals notes of crushed fruit (blackberry, cherry) and fine hints of walnuts, dried fruit associated with a fine touch of grapes, racy minerality, lemon, a small hint of quenette as well as discreet toasted hints, dried almond, wood and flowers. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a…

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Edradour – Aged 11 Years – Côtes de Provence Cask Matured – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

Edradour – Aged 11 Years – Côtes de Provence Cask Matured – Highland, Single Malt – Scotch Whisky

The nose is fruity / aromatic. It reveals fine notes of cassis, black cherry and dried /candied orange associated with hints of caramel as well as fine hints of toasted wood and discreet hints of sweet spices. The palate is fruity, round, well-balanced and offers a nice freshness and minerality. On the palate this Whisky…

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