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Dailuaine 26 Year Old 53.1% Bladnoch Forum Bottle

Dailuaine Sherry Hogshead 4315 bottled for Bladnoch Distillery Forum, 26yo 53.1% Distilled 2nd November 1983, Bottled 7th July 2010, bottle no 114/276 Colour : Hay, pale straw Nose : a delightful mix of classic dried and fresh fruits, wine and … Continue reading

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Mannochmore 28 year old 50.8% Bladnoch Forum Bottling

Mannochmore 1982 (28 year old) 50.8% Bourbon Hogshead 2852 A lovely nose with a veritable bucketful of juicy fruit and honeyed barley along with plenty of supporting vanilla oak and spices. Over time it develops a touch of white fruit … Continue reading

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Linkwood 26 year old 50.1% Bladnoch Forum Bottle

Linkwood 1984 (26 year old) 50.1% £TBC Bourbon Hogshead 54 It takes awhile for this venerable malt to get going. A gentle depth of dusty mature honey followed by some old wood spices and parma violet notes. The honey is … Continue reading

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Invergordon 36 year old 41.4% Bladnoch Forum Bottle

Invergordon 36yo 1972 (41.4%, Bladnoch Forum 2009, cask 95390,184btl) Nose: creamy vanilla with big hints of coconut (as expected). Reminds me of certain rums in that respect. Very sweet with notes of Demerara sugar. White chocolate. Some exotic fruits (pineapple, … Continue reading

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Bladnoch 16 year old 55% Sherry Matured

Bladnoch 16 55% Sherry butt #2610; born 7/15/92, bottled 9/11/08. My poorly trained sensory organs discovered the following: Colour: yes, it does have colour. Obviously a sherry cask. Nose: Oily, toffee, malty, oatmeal, maple syrup with pecan, a little smoke … Continue reading

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Bladnoch 19 year old 55% “Beltie”

Bladnoch 19yo 55% Floral, minty, coconut I have tried quite a few “old” Bladnochs during the last 5 years. With the gap in production of 8 years the bottlings from Raymonds older releases slowly gets older and older. The first … Continue reading

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Bladnoch 8 year old 55% “Beltie”

Bladnoch 8yo 55% I have to say I love this bottling. Young whisky that isn’t peated, heavily sherried or finished. Just plain “simple” whisky from good casks. It’s very easy drinkable, and I have before described it’s complexity as sniper … Continue reading

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