Canadian Club Whisky

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret this whisky differently from me. Colour: Reddish gold. Nose: Sweet with aniseed and a touch of straw. Palate: Watery bit with some sweetness and aniseed note again with a rising bitterness. Finish: Bitter, aniseed – like…

Great King Street Artist’s Blend

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret this whisky differently from me. I was sent this sample by Vin of No Nonsense Whisky fame. If you haven’t already then I highly recommend checking out his videos and you can see his review of…

Highland Park Quercus

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret this whisky differently from me. I was sent this sample by Maltman Mike. If you haven’t already then I highly recommend checking out his videos at Maltman Mike and Friend’s on YouTube. Mike and the rest…

Highland Park Magnus

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret this whisky differently from me. I was sent this sample by Maltman Mike. If you haven’t already then I highly recommend checking out his videos at Maltman Mike and Friend’s on YouTube. Mike and the rest…

Black Rock

Black Rock whisky bar – not your average bar. For starters it doesn’t even have a bar! Black Rock whisky bar is located in Shoreditch in London. When you arrive there is nothing but an unassuming sign hanging above a staircase. You’d be forgiven for not even knowing it’s there and instead focusing on “Sack,…

The Exclusive Dram

Don’t be confused by their name – The Exclusive Dram is not some high end, exclusive club – far from it! Instead their aim is to allow anyone the chance to sample some of the most unique and expensive whiskys without breaking the bank! The Exclusive Dram has been created to bring you a wee…

Octomore 09.1

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret this whisky differently from me. I was sent this sample by Maltman Mike. If you haven’t already then I highly recommend checking out his videos at Maltman Mike and Friend’s on YouTube and in particular check…

The Whisky Show 2018

The Whisky Show is run by The Whisky Exchange who not only have an online store that you can buy whisky, other spirits, beer, wine, glassware etc but they also have shop in Covent Garden. For the second year in a row I’ve lucky enough to get a free ticket to attend the Trade &…

Boutique-y Whisky: Islay #2 25 Year Old

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret this whisky differently from me. I was sent this sample by Maltman Mike. If you haven’t already then I highly recommend checking out his videos at Maltman Mike and Friend’s on YouTube. Mike and the rest…

Glen Moray: BYO Sherry Finish

Please take into account that these are my personal tasting notes and personal experience, as such you may interpret this whiskey differently from me. In August 2018 we started series 4 of #BlindTasting set up my Brian of Malt Musings. If you’ve not heard of the #BlindTasting’s then you can get the low-down HERE on…