Category Archives: Blends

Compass Box Great King Street Glasgow Blend

Rating: ★★★ Origin: Scotland Type: Blended whisky ABV: 43% Having produced the downright delectable Great King Street Artists Blend, Compass Box have seemingly decided to keep pushing the boundaries and produce a more full bodied blend that appears to be aimed at satisfying the … Continue reading

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Label 5 “Gold Heritage”

Score: 92/100 ABV: 40% Origin: Scotland Label 5 is a brand of blended Scotch whisky that is owned by French company La Martiniquaise. Malt Mileage has been very fortunate to secure four bottles from the Label 5 range – “Classic Black”, “12 year … Continue reading

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Label 5 18 year old

Score: 83/100 ABV: 40% Origin: Scotland Malt Mileage has been very fortunate to secure four bottles from the Label 5 range – “Classic Black”, “12 year old”, “18 year old” and “Gold Heritage”. In this review Malt Mileage tastes the Label 5 18 … Continue reading

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Label 5 12 year old

Score: 93/100 ABV: 40% Origin: Scotland Price: $44.90 (Aus) Make no mistake, the whisky market is hot. Over the last few years demand for whisky seems to have skyrocketed. Only a few years ago spending more than $100 on a bottle of booze … Continue reading

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Compass Box Great King Street Artists Blend

The Great King Street Artists Blend is a blended Scotch whisky, which means that it is comprised of both malt and grain whiskies. Produced by Compass Box Whisky Co, the whisky is a blend of different whiskies (46% is Lowland … Continue reading

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Compass Box Hedonism

Compass Box Whisky Co are purveyors of blended Scotch whisky. Each product in their core range aims to give consumers a glimpse into one particular style within the spectrum of flavours offered by Scotch whisky – light, delicate, smoky and … Continue reading

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Johnnie Walker Double Black

When most people think of whisky, the striding man emblazoned on Johnnie Walker bottles comes to mind.  The vast majority of people enjoy blended whisky in a mixed drink and, for this reason, Johnnie Walker will most likely be available … Continue reading

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Black Grouse

The Famous Grouse can trace its roots back to 1896, when it was first produced by the merchants Matthew Gloag & Sons. Now owned by the Edrington Group (who also own The Macallan and Highland Park), The Famous Grouse produces … Continue reading

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Duncan and Taylor Smokin’

  Smokin is a blended Scotch whisky produced by independent bottlers Duncan & Taylor. Duncan & Taylor are known for bottling very old Scotch whisky at extremely reasonable prices and some of the most noteworthy among them are the Glenrothes … Continue reading

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Black Bull Kyloe

The Black Bull Kyloe is a blended Scotch whisky produced by independent bottlers Duncan & Taylor. Duncan & Taylor are known for bottling very old Scotch whisky at extremely reasonable prices and some of the most noteworthy among them are … Continue reading

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