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Glengoyne 18yo (2013*)
Craig Daniels, 85
Glengoyne 15yo (2013*)
Craig Daniels, 82
Craigellachie 19yo (2014)
Ho-cheng Yao, 83
Miltonduff 7yo 2006/2014
Robert Karlsson, 87
Springbank 30yo 1962
Ho-cheng Yao, 92
Glen Elgin-Glenlivet 18yo (1988*)
Ho-cheng Yao, 87
Yoichi 20yo 1988
Ho-cheng Yao, 91
Bowmore 1969
Ho-cheng Yao, 94
Caperdonich 22yo 1991/2014
Ho-cheng Yao, 88
Glen Garioch 24yo 1989/2014
Ho-cheng Yao, 87
Mortlach 18yo 1995/2014
Ho-cheng Yao, 90
Glen Spey 13yo 2000/2014
Ho-cheng Yao, 85
Lagavulin 25yo 1977
Robert Karlsson, 90
Bunnahabhain 25yo 'XXV' (2006)
Robert Karlsson, 85
Glendronach 20yo 1993/2013
Robert Karlsson, 91
Glendronach 19yo 1995/2014
Robert Karlsson, 88
Glendronach 18yo 'Tawny Port Finish' (2014)
Robert Karlsson, 83
Glendronach 19yo 1995/2014
Robert Karlsson, 87
Glendronach 21yo 1993/2014
Robert Karlsson, 90
Glendronach 18yo 1995/2014
Robert Karlsson, 86
Glendronach 12yo 1963
Robert Karlsson, 91
Tomintoul-Glenlivet 8yo (1992*)
Craig Daniels, 83
Glenfarclas 60yo
Ho-cheng Yao, 91
Caol Ila 1969
Benjamin Chen, 95
Laphroaig 17yo 1987/2004
Benjamin Chen, 92
Lagavulin 37yo (2013)
Benjamin Chen, 94
Glen Garioch 21yo 1993/2014
Ho-cheng Yao, 89
Glengoyne 13yo 2000/2014
Ho-cheng Yao, 89
Port Charlotte 7yo 2003
Ho-cheng Yao, 95
Glenlossie 21yo 1992/2014
Ho-cheng Yao, 88
Inchgower 12yo (1985*)
Craig Daniels, 84
Glenfiddich 26yo 'The Excellence' (2014)
Ho-cheng Yao, 85
Girvan 30yo (2014)
Ho-cheng Yao, 87
Girvan 25yo (2014)
Ho-cheng Yao, 83
Girvan 'No. 4 APPS' (2014)
Ho-cheng Yao, 88
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Craigellachie 19yo (46%, OB, No. 78-SC33, 100cl, 2014)
Miltonduff 7yo 2006/2014 (64.8%, Kruger's Schloss Whisky, fresh sherry cask, 285 Bts., 350ml)
Springbank 30yo 1962 (46%, OB, Big S label, 750ml)
Glen Elgin-Glenlivet 18yo (46%, Cadenhead's Dumpy, 75cl, 1988*)
Yoichi 20yo 1988 (55%, OB, 2008)
Bowmore 1969 (43%, OB, 75cl, 1980*)
Caperdonich 22yo 1991/2014 (51.7%, Berry Bros & Rudd, C#78968, 700ml)
Glen Garioch 24yo 1989/2014 (46%, Berry Bros & Rudd, C#7857, 700ml)
Mortlach 18yo 1995/2014 (54.2%, Berry Bros & Rudd, C#4126, 700ml)
Glen Spey 13yo 2000/2014 (46%, Berry Bros & Rudd, C#263, 700ml)
Glendronach 20yo 1993/2013 (52.6%, OB for TWF, Oloroso Sherry Butt, C#13, 668 Bts.)
Glendronach 19yo 1995/2014 (57.2%, OB, PX Puncheon, C#2052, 643 Bts.)
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Glengoyne 18yo (43%, OB, 70cl, 2013*)
Craig Daniels, Nose: Cotton Candy, whipped cream, honey, condensed milk toasted oats and malt. Palate: white chocolate and medium sweet sherry Finish: milk shake lollies, but gets watery. Comment: pleasant enough and the nose keeps one entertained. Shame the finish is a bit thin and watery.
Craigellachie 19yo (46%, OB, No. 78-SC33, 100cl, 2014)
Ho-cheng Yao, Golden color, very malty, with matured fruit note, orange and pear.Medium body, quite good structure and dry finish. A classic malt, though not too impressive!
Springbank 30yo 1962 (46%, OB, Big S label, 750ml)
Ho-cheng Yao, Very nice old Springbank, earthy, dried fruit, apple, very malty, with good body, lingering long.
Glen Elgin-Glenlivet 18yo (46%, Cadenhead's Dumpy, 75cl, 1988*)
Ho-cheng Yao, Very malty, sweet, fresh fruit, orange, reveal some earthiness later. Medium light body, medium finish.
Yoichi 20yo 1988 (55%, OB, 2008)
Ho-cheng Yao, Quite smoky, match box, Sherry cask dried fruit, raisin, malty sweet,heavy body, medium long finish. A nice strong yet very balance and rich one!
Bowmore 1969 (43%, OB, 75cl, 1980*)
Ho-cheng Yao, Extreamly good nose, old Bowmore, earthy, heather, rich flora, very boggy, light peat, (more like the peat water) dried fruit, raisin, medium body, long finish.
Caperdonich 22yo 1991/2014 (51.7%, Berry Bros & Rudd, C#78968, 700ml)
Ho-cheng Yao, Yellow color, quite clean, with lots citrus fruit and white flower nose. quite charming and elegant. medium light body, medium finish. citrus fruit ending.
Glen Garioch 24yo 1989/2014 (46%, Berry Bros & Rudd, C#7857, 700ml)
Ho-cheng Yao, Golden yellow color, quite surprised to see this peated version Glen Garioch, probably the last few casks when they still doing this style. Smoky, beach fire, peat, earthy, vanilla, malty sweet, medium body, medium finish.
Mortlach 18yo 1995/2014 (54.2%, Berry Bros & Rudd, C#4126, 700ml)
Ho-cheng Yao, Light yellow color, grassy, elegant, with light flora note, quite charming and enjoyable. light body, lingering. Nice!
Glen Spey 13yo 2000/2014 (46%, Berry Bros & Rudd, C#263, 700ml)
Ho-cheng Yao, Light yellow color, grain, light fruity note, vanilla, grassy, sweet, thick in body, medium long finish, very sweet.
Glenfarclas 60yo (43.3%, OB, 360 Bts., 70cl)
Ho-cheng Yao, Said to be a single cask bottling coming from 1953 Vintage. a lovely sherry cask for sure, very sweet plum, with lots flora note and tropical fruit. by nosing you got mouth watering. The palate is too woody and with lots tannin, but the after taste is wonderful. lingering for a long time. A very nice old one.
Glen Garioch 21yo 1993/2014 (59%, Adelphi, C#774, 501 Bts.)
Ho-cheng Yao, Dark brown color, meaty, tropical fruit, black chocolate, cake, robust, heavy sherry, very salty, nice but need dilute.
Glengoyne 13yo 2000/2014 (46%, Berry Bros & Rudd, first fill sherry cask, C#1073, 700ml)
Ho-cheng Yao, Golden brown color, very nutty, fudge, raisin, quite rich and elegant matured well and very enjoyable.
Port Charlotte 7yo 2003 (66.6%, OB, refill butt ex sherry, C#127.7, 687 Bts., 2010*)
Ho-cheng Yao, Dark brown, peaty, dark chocolate, cake, icy-hot, plum, extremely good palate, medium finish, quite warming and very matured. amazing good.
Glenlossie 21yo 1992/2014 (46%, Berry Bros & Rudd, C#3474, 700ml)
Ho-cheng Yao, Light yellow color, Citrus, lemon peel, lots white flower, light malty sweet, very elegant and good, light body, medium finish, quite nice and very enjoyable.
Inchgower 12yo (40%, OB, Arthur Bell & Sons Ltd, +/-1985, 75cl)
Craig Daniels, Nose: toffee, carob and chocolate, hint of varnish and a whiff of smoke, more toffee. Palate: syrupy, fruity (sultanas) then honey and more chocolate, warming alcohol. Finish: earthy and fruity, chocolate, roasted nuts and a little bit of leather and more carob. Comment: This is a bottle from the vault, opened and tasted January 2015. It's lasted very well.
Glenfiddich 26yo 'The Excellence' (43%, OB, American Oak Barrels, 2014)
Ho-cheng Yao, Quite grassy with fruity note, apple, vanilla, lot's flora, light in body, medium finish, very sweet ending. lingering with herb.
Girvan 30yo (42%, OB, 2014)
Ho-cheng Yao, Golden, quite grain, light fruit, medium short body, medium finish. quite nice grain but simple. lingering.
Girvan 25yo (42%, OB, 2014)
Ho-cheng Yao, Brown, tropical fruit, pine apple, medium body, medium finish. dilute get more cookie.
Girvan 'No. 4 APPS' (42%, OB, NAS, 2014)
Ho-cheng Yao, Light yellow, vanilla, cookie, medium light body, medium finish, very sweet, lots citrus and fruit.
Highland Park 'Dark Origins ' (46.8%, OB, NAS, 2014)
Ho-cheng Yao, Malty, sweet, apple, cinnamon, very sweet.
Balvenie 'Tun 1858 Batch3' (46.1%, OB, NAS, 70cl, 2014)
Ho-cheng Yao, Quite fruity with lots flora note, honey, medium light body, medium finish. comparing young.
Balvenie 'Tun 1858 Batch 2' (48.8%, OB, NAS, 70cl, 2013)
Ho-cheng Yao, Quite malty, sweet, chocolate, medium body, sweet finish.
Glenturret 25yo 1988 'The Famous Grouse' (49%, OB, C#901, 312 Bts., 2014)
Ho-cheng Yao, Yellow, citrus, creamy, spicy, metal, ginger, medium light body, dilute better.
Glenturret 25yo 1988 'The Famous Grouse' (52.8%, OB, C#525, 258 Bts., 2014)
Ho-cheng Yao, Yellow color, vanilla, fruity, fudge, metal like again, grape fruit, pine apple, medium light body, long finish and lingering. salty.