Glenfiddich

Glenfiddich 12 COLOR: honey NOSE: soft in the alcohol department and not overpowering at all, wow, fruit, orange, vanilla, super complex nose that opens like a kaleidoscope, frosting appears with water PALATE: a little light, spicy, slightly drying, buttery FINISH: floral, smooth, needs no water to open the complexities, pear, hint of spices, gorgeous finish…

The Glenlivet

Glenlivet 18 COLOR: Russet, light orange and stained pine NOSE: Golden raisins, orange peel. Red delicious apple. Sweet smelling with hints of spices like cinnamon and cardamom. PALATE: Smooth, so smooth. Rich with a heavy almost chewy feeling coating the tongue. Fresh walnuts, mint and brewed coffee grounds. Water brings out the oak and increases the citrus….

What IS single malt scotch?

Scotch. Single Malt Scotch. Single Malt Scotch Whisky. What do all of those adjectives mean? We’ve created a diagram explaining exactly what single malt scotch IS.

Glenfiddich Solera Vat

Glenfiddich Solera Vat 15 COLOR: Bright tawny NOSE: Marzipan, nutmeg with hints of buttery crust. Slight herbal note PALATE: Initially astringent w/light polish remover. Powerful alcohol that reduces with water and releases caramel, toffee, and bready flavours FINISH: Round and bold in the mouth, but the enjoyment falls off quickly leaving you with a need…

Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban

Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban 12 COLOR: mahogany in the bottle, burnished gold in a glass NOSE: smells heavy of port, light spices, toffee, sweet PALATE: holy s**t SPICES, PEPPER, doesn’t back down FINISH: spice, lingering Not what I expected at all from scotch matured for two final years in a port cask! #GlenmorangieQuintaRuban #Glenmorangie #QuintaRuban #scotchNsniff…

The Grangestone

The Grangestone 21 COLOR: Browned Chestnut NOSE: Winey, full of sherry and Armagnac; solvent PALATE: Initial arrival is sharp, mellows to woodsy; thin not coating; toasted cereal. FINISH: lingers but subdued light smoke; sour #Scotchns #whisky #scotchWhisky #TheGrangestone #Thegrangestone21 #scotchNsniff #CNPF #SlainteMhath

Why we’re here

What do you think of when you hear the word “SCOTCH”? Maybe you think of old pretentious men sitting around in studded leather chairs surrounded by books, mahogany floors, and jazz playing in the background. There are a lot of preconceived notions tied into the word and idea of scotch and we’re here, my brother…