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Seven Stunning Sherry Bombs – The Longmorn Sister Casks 1996

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Seven Stunning Sherry Bombs – The Longmorn Sister Casks 1996

The Ultimate (van Wees) hits another home run. Like the Laphoroaig Sherry matured single cask I previously reviewed, these seven sherry cask Longmorns are real treats. I have a sample of cask 105091, and a real beauty it is. Longmorn was founded in 1894 and is now part of the Chivas Group at Pernod Ricard….

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Celp – Everything But Seawater inside a bottle – Whisky Tasting Notes

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Celp – Everything But Seawater inside a bottle – Whisky Tasting Notes

Celp is a fun whisky. You can’t actually call it scotch whisky, because it has an branch of seaweed inside the bottle, and is aptly named “the seaweed experience” and thus holds the monikerĀ “Single Malt Islay Spirit”. It’s thought to be either a young Laphroaig or a young Lagavulin, bottled by The Ultimate Whisky Company,…

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One Quick Dram: van Wees The Ultimate 13 Year Laphroaig Cask Strength – Cask

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One Quick Dram: van Wees The Ultimate 13 Year Laphroaig Cask Strength – Cask

Sherry cask matured Laphoraig at cask strength agedĀ 13 years and 11 months (couldn’t you have waited 3 weeks?). This is one cracking dram and is a real gem that separeates the type of stuff Indies bring to the market vis-a-vis the official bottlings, especially looking at the new plethora of NAS and, sadly, with the…

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