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Ardbeg

The Ultimate Ten Years Old Single Malt Islay Scotch Whisky

My first Ardberg and it left quite an impression. Gosh! This was like eating bacon and smoking cigars. Ron Swanson should be drinking this instead of Lagavulin 😂 Truly, it feels like someone decided to bottle up that campfire by the sea that's been drenched in bacon fat from dinner the night before. With water, the marine quality becomes more apparent, but that smoke just remains. Only with great concentration can one discern some fruit notes (citrus). The finish is just all about that endless peat. Surprisingly, this whisky was quite "smooth" despite all the extremities it brought. Definitely need to taste more Ardbegs to understand what's going on - not displeasing, but for now, Talisker's more up my alley in the category of peated whiskies. — 6 months ago

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Prairie Artisan Ales

Rainbow Sherbet

Rainbow Sherbet pucker madness. Yum!

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Prairie is awesome!
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Bieres de Chimay S.A.

Blue Label Peres Trappistes Strong Dark Ale

Triple Ale with grilled aged ribeye. Yum. — 11 days ago

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Macallan Distillery

25 Years Single Malt Scotch Whisky

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Laphroaig

10 Years Old Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky 1815

Definitely a favourite single malt from Islay - smoky and peaty. A wonderful mid winter tipple to warm the innards. — 12 days ago

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Gordon & MacPhail

Glenburgie 22 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Hate the nose. Love the finish. — 13 days ago

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Talisker

Talisker Storm Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Enjoyed this, though it does comes off a little harsh, which can perhaps be attributed to its youth. A NAS, but as I understand, the blend is at least as old as the standard 10 year old. It definitely has a pretty similar profile - pepper, brine, peat smoke, and citrus. Would be good to taste them side-by-side given the general consensus that the Storm's essentially the 10 taken up a notch. There's a really "sweet" inner core that pushes through to peaty, somewhat-medicinal finish. Medium length. Really liking this profile (particularly the saline character) so I'm definitely going to be checking out the rest of the range. — 5 months ago

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Aaron Tan

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@Severn Goodwin Haha. I can see that. The older bottlings not worth the premium?
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@Aaron Tan They certainly are, but this particular bottle (Storm) does showcase their style with much greater affordability.
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@Severn Goodwin Great to know. Very keen to try more bottlings and when possible, aged examples... Particular the precursor to the 10.

Erdinger

Weissbrau Weibbier Dunkel

Malty, chocolate, lingering hoppy finish. — 15 days ago

Laphroaig

PX Cask Triple Matured Scotch Whisky

Peated nose (of course!), along with a hint of dates. Peat and heat at the start, with slight notes of sea greens. Finishes with brown sugar sweetness. — 24 days ago