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Bruichladdich Octomore 7.4 Virgin Oak

Recommended use: Serve neat/ with a dash of water Malt Mileage Rating:  Type: Scotch single malt whisky Origin: Islay, Scotland ABV: 61.2% Price: N/A

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How is whisky made and where does its flavour come from? Distilling and Maturing whisky

This post will show you how whisky is made, and explain how “new make” matures into a whisky. It explains how whisky acquires its colour and flavours. 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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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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Beam Suntory smoky whisky tasting and some tips on how to nose and taste whisky

On 2 December 2015 Malt Mileage had the opportunity to attend a Beam Suntory event at the Henry Bucks menswear store in Melbourne, “Peated Malts of Distinction – a journey through five world class smoky whiskies”. Beam Suntory’s core smoky whiskies were … Continue reading

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Ardbeg Perpetuum

Rating: ★★★★ Recommendation: Consider it Type: Single malt Scotch whisky Origin: Islay, Scotland ABV: 47.4% Reaction:  😀 Ardbeg Perpetuum is a single malt that was released to celebrate Ardbeg’s 200th anniversary. It is comprised of whiskies of different ages, that have been matured in both … Continue reading

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“Past, Present and Future”: Artbeg Exhibition celebrates 200 years of Ardbeg’s “untamed” single malt [exclusive images]

To celebrate 200 years of Ardbeg whisky, the distillery will exhibit images which are intended to capture the “untamed” spirit of Ardbeg. This exhibition is creatively called ARTBEG.   The Artbeg Exhibition, which will be revealed today, marks Ardbeg Day … Continue reading

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