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Ledaig 12 Years Old Batch 18

Ledaig 12 Years Old Batch 18 (50.3%, That Boutique-Y Whisky Company, 360 Bottles, 2020) Whisky Review ABV: 50.3% Age: 12 Years Old Bottling: That Boutique-Y Whisky Company, batch 18 Category: Island single malt scotch whisky Cost: £59.95 Origin: Tobermory Distillery Vintage: Undeclared What they say All the way from the Isle of Mull comes a 12 year old Ledaig single malt, […]

Bowmore 12 Years Old

Whisky Review ABV: 40% Age: 12 Years Old Bottling: OB Category: Islay single malt scotch whisky Cost: £34.95 from Master of Malt Origin: Bowmore distillery Vintage: Undeclared What they say Reflecting the essence of Bowmore – thrashing waves, windswept landscapes and generations of tradition – our 12 years old is both complex and perfectly balanced. Subtle lemon and sweet heather honey complement […]

Bowmore 15 Years Old Darkest

What they say Matured first in bourbon barrels then Oloroso casks, there’s no finer example of a sherry cask finish than our 15 Year Old. It’s the final three years spent in Oloroso sherry casks that gives Bowmore 15 Year Old the rich, deep colour and robust warming finish. Official tasting notes: On The Eye: Burnt Sienna Breathe In: Dark chocolate and […]

Bowmore 18 Years Old

What they say Cosseted away in the finest, hand-selected oak casks and allowed to mature at its own sedate pace, this is one of the most remarkable, perfectly balanced single malt scotch whiskies of its kind. One of our rarest whiskies, bottles of Bowmore 18 Year Old may be limited, but there’s no end to its enjoyment. Official tasting notes: […]

Highland Park 1989 Connoisseurs Choice

What they say A rich and sherried Highland Park from Gordon & MacPhail, bottled for the Connoisseurs Choice range. This was distilled in 1989, matured for 29 years in a refill sherry butt and bottled on 18 September 2018. The refill cask has added rich layers of sherry-cask flavour to Highland Park’s floral and softly smoky spirit, letting dried fruit, […]

The One Moscatel Wine Cask Finish

What they say: Seduced by the floral nature of Moscatel wine, The Lakes Distillery has unveiled the latest cask finished expression of The One fine blended whisky. An uplifting and fragrant whisky, The One Moscatel has been finished in hand-selected Moscatel wine casks from southern Spain. It complements a series of cask finished whiskies which demonstrate the influence oak and […]

Ben Nevis 22 Years Old Batch 7

What they say: Ben Nevis 22 Years Old TBWC Batch 7 is a single malt from the Ben Nevis distillery, bottled by That Boutique-Y Whisky Company, known for their exceptional whiskies and exceptionally eccentric labels. Batch 7 matured for 22 years and was bottled in 2018 at 48.8%. The guy on the label is sitting at the top of the […]


Contributing editor Richard Woodard chooses two contrasting single malts and a high-end blend as his favourite whiskies of 2018 – but the connections between these apparently disparate whiskies are there beneath the surface. We begin on Islay, and this year’s Ardbeg Fèis Ìle bottling, Ardbeg Grooves. It offers the distillery’s trademark smoke, but allied to a sweet, perfumed element and […]