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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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Bladnoch 20 year old 52.4% Special Distillery Label

Bladnoch 20 y.o. (OB) Hogshead 136 distilled 24 Jan 1990 52.4% Colour: White Wine Nose: Fresh mown grass, Roses, Lemon juice, something anticeptic (Detol?) Body: Light, Mouth coating Palate: Huge floral start, Lightly peppery with some cloves, Becomes woody and … Continue reading

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Glen Ord 20 year old 54.4% Bladnoch Forum Bottle

Glen Ord 1990 (20 year old) 54.4% Puncheon 1160 A high toned and slightly spirity nose with some gentle honey and grass. Quite delicate and mature, maybe just a touch too old as the alcohol gives it a definite nose … Continue reading

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Bladnoch 8 year old 55% Beltie Label

Bladnoch 8yo @ 55% The colour is a vibrant golden yellow and the nose is fresh and fragrant. There is an immediate floral aroma (think of honeysuckle) and loads of vanilla. These are followed by a lovely combination of sweet … Continue reading

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Bladnoch 15 year old 55% Sherry Matured

Bladnoch 15yo 55% Sherry Matured Colour: Amber Nose: Zesty, sweet, fruity. Something toffee-like. Fruit toffees! What were those old fruit toffee sweets? Toffos? A little bit of spicy wood. A hint of ripe banana. The nose is wonderful and is … Continue reading

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Bladnoch 19 year old 54.6%

Bladnoch 19yo 54.6% Colour: Pale gold – gold. Nose: There was an odd initial stink but it seems to have gone now. Perhaps it’s been lying in the sample bottle too long. Anyway, apple now and cinammon. A touch of … Continue reading

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Bladnoch 6yo 56.4% Sherry Matured

Bladnoch 6yo 56.4% Sherry Matured 20cl We believe this is the first bottling of the new owner’s spirit. Colour: gold Nose: one thousand times more expressive than the 15yo at first nosing. Big notes of caramel creme, vanilla fudge, warm … Continue reading

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