Tag Archives: Love First Fill

Bowmore Tempest Batch 4, 10yo, 55.1%

The newest and not-yet-everywhere-available release of the Bowmore Tempest. I believe this one was released early this year but I haven’t seen many shops that actually have it in stock. The story is, of course, exactly the same as it … Continue reading

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Bowmore Tempest Batch 3, 10yo, 55.6%

In the recent #LoveFirstFill Twitter Tasting from Morrison Bowmore Distillers the final two samples were the latest batches of Bowmore Tempest. The Bowmore Tempest is a relatively new series from the Islay distillery that was first launched in 2010. Since … Continue reading

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Auchentoshan Valinch 2012, 57.2%

I loved Auchentoshan Valinch 2011. That doesn’t automatically mean I bought a bottle, but in this case I did. At the moment it wasn’t one of the smartest decisions of the year, but for not even € 40 I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Glen Garioch 1995, 55.3%

Last week Morrison Bowmore hosted a Twitter Tasting with a couple of their newest releases, which were all matured in First Fill Bourbons casks. The Twitter handle #lovefirstfill was used. Unfortunately for Gal and me, DHL messed things up and … Continue reading

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