Category Archives: Swedish whisky

Mackmyra Ten Years Swedish Single Malt Whisky

Thanks very much to @mackmyrawhisky for this sample of Mackmyra Ten Years Swedish Single Malt Whisky. It is pictured here alongside Mackmyra Midnattssol and Special 07, two delicious malts. Time for a very Swedish dram session! 😁 #whisky #whiskey #singlemalt … Continue reading

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Mackmyra Midnattssol (Birch Sap Finish) Swedish whisky

Mackmyra Midnattssol is a limited edition release by Sweden’s Mackmyra distillery. It is aged in ex-sherry and ex-bourbon casks, and casks made from both American and Swedish oak.  It is then finished in casks that previously held birch sap wine.  … Continue reading

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Spirit of Hven Seven Stars No. 3 Phecda

Rating: ★★★★ Type: Single malt Origin: Sweden ABV: 45% Reaction: 😀 Price: Approx. £90 Oak: Matured in American white chinkapin oak from Missouri and French Oak from Alliers Spirit of Hven Seven Stars No. 3 Phecda is the third release in a series of whiskies produced by … Continue reading

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Spirit of Hven Sankt Claus (Cask 11-222)

Rating: ★★★★ Origin: Sweden Type: Single malt ABV: 53.2% On a piping hot 42°C summer day in Melbourne, a brown paper package arrived at my desk. It was torn and half opened, clear evidence of a long trip. The package was marked with Swedish writing … Continue reading

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Mackmyra Misdattssol

Score: 93/100 ABV: 46.1% Origin: Sweden Mackmyra Midnattssol is a limited edition Swedish whisky that has been crafted, its makers say, for bright summer nights. It is matured in sherry casks, bourbon casks and casks made from Swedish and American oak, but the … Continue reading

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Mackmyra Svensk Rök

Score: 87/100 ABV: 46.1% Origin: Scotland The words “Svensk Rök” may conjure images of ABBA or Eurovision, but far from referring to golden haired Swedes singing in spandex tights “Svensk Rök” translates into “Swedish Smoke” – an entirely appropriate name for a smoky … Continue reading

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Mackmyra Special 07

Score: 95/100 ABV: 45.8% Origin: Sweden Try it with: Romeo y Julieta No 1 Cuban cigar, Kung Po scallops (Chinese), Prawns with chili and basil (Thai), fresh prawns/seafood Mackmyra is a whisky distillery located in Sweden. It is the brainchild of eight friends … Continue reading

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