Category Archives: Lowlands

Auchentoshan Heartwood

Score: 94/100 ABV: 43% Origin: Lowlands, Scotland Match with: Goats cheese, Buffalo mozzarella, mild cigar Auchentoshan is a distillery located in close proximity to Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow. The distillery’s claim to fame is its practice of distilling its whisky three times, which, while … Continue reading

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St Magdalene 1982 26 Year Old

Spirit Name: Rating: St Magdalene 1982 26 Year Old ★★★★★ Score: 86/100 ABV: 46% Region: Lowlands Body: Medium Intensity: Medium Texture: Medium Balance: Excellent, but with an unfortunate bitter spell at the end Best served: Neat Theme(s): Lush grassy notes … Continue reading

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McClelland’s Single Malt Whisky

The McClelland’s single malt whisky range offers expressions from the main whisky regions of Scotland: Speyside, Islay, the Lowlands and the Highlands.  They have very attractive price tags for single malts, selling at Dan Murphy’s for $47.90 (very cheap for … Continue reading

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Glenkinchie 12 Year Old

★★ The Sleepy Little Whisky  Like a cola shaken much too hard, this whisky was missing the sparkle commonly associated with single malt whisky.This is a tale about a sleepy little whisky, who, in my view, could simply not keep … Continue reading

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