Tag Archives: Talisker

Bottoms up! at De Whiskykoning

Just a bit of bragging, now. Yesterday the annual Bottoms Up tasting at De Whiskykoning took place. All kinds of scraps from his tasting room were available for one last hurrah! Of course, you have to be suspicious of things … Continue reading

Posted in - News and Announcements | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Talisker Dark Storm, 45.8%

Talisker is releasing a lot of NAS whiskies nowadays. And by a lot, I mean a lot. Especially if you realize it’s only one brand in a pool of many. It started about a decade ago with the Talisker 57 … Continue reading

Posted in Talisker | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

BTC sample 5: Talisker 8yo, 2008-2016, 50%, Hunter Laing’s Old Malt Cask

So, I forgot to enter my guess for the fourth dram, but didn’t have a clue anyway. I would have guessed a random Speysider and I think I wouldn’t have had any points anyway. Yesterday’s entry post is a tad … Continue reading

Posted in Talisker | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Autumn clearance

Well, not really a clearance since that would involve big discounts. The misses and I have decided that it’s finally time to start doing some construction on our attic. It’s been in the pipeline for a few years but we’ve … Continue reading

Posted in - News and Announcements | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Talisker Neist Point, 45.8%

So, Talisker Neist Point. A lot has been written about this when it came out. The usual suspects being quite outraged by its initial price tag of close to € 150. What also doesn’t help is that it’s a NAS whisky … Continue reading

Posted in Talisker | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

What? More bottle shares? Again?

Exactly 36 days ago I wrote about left overs from bottle shares. While most of these bottles have not been emptied yet, I am already planning new ones. I’ve got some things in the running at the moment that I … Continue reading

Posted in - Blended Whisky, - Bottle share, Black Bull, Inchmurrin, Mezcal, Talisker | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Talisker 25 years old, 2004 bottling, 57.8%

Another rather awesome sample from a recent sample swap. It’s been at least a couple of years since I tried any 25 year old Talisker, and even longer since it was one of the older cask strength versions. A couple … Continue reading

Posted in Talisker | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment