Category Archives: 5stars

St Agnes XO Grand Reserve 40 Year Old

Malt Mileage Rating:  Type: Brandy Origin: South Australia, Australia ABV: 43%

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Jack Daniel’s Sinatra Select

Recommended use: Serve neat/with ice and a dash of water Malt Mileage Rating:  Type: Tennessee whiskey  Origin: Tennessee, United States ABV: 45% Price: AU$200 / US$150 / £140

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Glenlivet 21 year old

Recommended use: Serve neat Malt Mileage Rating:  Type: Single malt Scotch whisky Origin: Speyside, Scotland ABV: 43% Price: AU$250 / US$200 / £150

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Highland Park 30 year old (revisited, 3/1/2016)

Recommended use: Serve neat, for God’s sake! Malt Mileage Rating:  Recommendation: Buy it! Type: Single malt Origin: Orkney island, Scotland ABV: 48.1% User rating for Highland Park 30 year old: Highland Park 30 year old is the epitome of fine Scotch whisky in my … Continue reading

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Bruichladdich Octomore 7.3 Islay Barley

Recommended use: Serve with a splash of spring water  Rating:  Recommendation: Buy it Type: Single malt Origin: Islay, Scotland ABV: 63.0% User rating for Octomore 7.3 Islay Barley (VOTE HERE):  Bruichladdich Octomore 7.3 is a heavily peated single malt whisky that boasts a … Continue reading

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Bruichladdich Black Art 4

Spirit Name: Spirit Type: Bruichladdich Black Art 4 Single malt whisky Rating: ABV: 49.2% Region: Islay, Scotland Body: Medium-full Intensity: Medium-high Texture: Smooth Balance: Superb Best served: Cask:   Neat, with water  American and French Oak Theme(s): (N) Citrus, buttery … Continue reading

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Sullivan’s Cove French Oak HH0423

Name: Type:   Sullivan’s Cove French Oak HH0423 Single malt Rating: ABV: 47.5% Region: Tasmania, Australia  Video review: Tasting notes: This whisky is drawn from cask HH0423, which was made of French oak and previously held fortified wine. This whisky … Continue reading

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Glengoyne 35 Year Old

Spirit Name: Spirit Type:   Glengoyne 35 Year Old  Single malt Rating: ★★★★★   ABV: 46.8% Region: Highlands, Scotland  Body: Full  Intensity: Strong Texture: Oily Balance: Near perfect, with big oak driven character and a drying finish Best served: No … Continue reading

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