Category Archives: Malt blends

Compass Box Enlightenment

Malt Mileage Rating: ★★★★ Type: Blended malt whisky Origin: Scotland ABV: 46% Bottled: April 2016

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Compass Box Flaming Heart Limited Edition (2015)

Recommended use: Serve neat Rating: ★★★★★  Recommendation: Buy it Type: Scotch malt blend Origin: Scotland ABV: 48.9% Compass Box Flaming Heart Limited Edition (2015) is a blend of malt whiskies including 38.5% 14 year old Caol Ila, 27.1% 30 year old Caol Ila, 24.1% 20 year … Continue reading

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Compass Box The Lost Blend (Bottled 2014)

Rating: ★★★★★ Origin: Scotland Type: Blended malt  ABV: 46% Limited to 12,018 bottles, Compass Box The Lost Blend is a Scotch malt blend comprised of whisky from two Highland distilleries (Clynelish and Allt-A-Bhainne) and one Islay distillery (Coal Ila). It is marketed as a revived … Continue reading

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Old St Andrews “Nightcap” 15 year old

Rating: ★★★★ Reaction: 🙂 ABV: 40% Origin: Scotland Price: £37 Old St Andrews, purveyors of blended Scotch whisky in fancy golf ball inspired bottles, produce the Old St Andrews “Nightcap” 15 year old. Old St Andrews “Nightcap” is a blended malt Scotch whisky … Continue reading

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Compass Box Spice Tree

  Compass Box Spice Tree is a blend of Highland malt whiskies that have been creatively spiced up with a second maturation in oak casks fitted with new French oak heads with three different levels of toasting. The different levels … Continue reading

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Compass Box The Peat Monster

No whisky company can ever feel truly complete without the addition of a peaty whisky to its happy little family, and the peaty member of the Compass Box family is Peat Monster. The whisky is a blend of malts from … Continue reading

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Famous Grouse 30 Year Old

Spirit Name: Spirit Type: Famous Grouse 30 Year Old Blended malt Score: 96/100 ABV: 43% Region: Scotland  Body: Medium-full  Intensity: Medium Texture: Supple Balance: Near perfect Best served: Website: Neathttp://www.thefamousgrouse.com/ Theme(s): Rich, oak, soft tobacco, dried fruit (dark), brown sugar, … Continue reading

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