Whisky Proefavond 20 november 2010

Friesland
Frysk Hynder Single Malt Whisky 3 jr

USA
Four Roses Single Barrel Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey Tasting notes: Long and mellow in the mouth, with vanilla, oak, and a hint of menthol. The finish is long, spicy and decidedly mellow.

Blends
Campbeltown Loch Blended Scotch Whisky Campbeltown. Tasting notes: Full and sweet on the palate, with apricots, gentle spice, milk chocolate and malt. Mildly salty and peaty in the well-rounded, slightly oaky finish.
Johny Walker Blended Scotch Whisky 12 jr, Black Label

West Highland
Oban Single Malt Scotch Whisky Tasting notes: Lightly smoky on the honeyed, floral nose. Toffee, cereal and a hint of peat, along with a whiff of the seashore.

Island
Jura (Isle of Jura) Single Malt Whisky 16 jr
Talisker (Isle of Skye) Single Malt Scotch Whisky 10 jr, tasting notes: Quite dense and smoky on the nose, with smoked fish, bladderwrack, sweet fruit and peat. Full-bodied and peaty in the mouth, with ginger, ozone, dark chocolate, black pepper and a kick of chilli in the very long, smoky finish.
The Six Isles (Isle of Skye) Island Blended Malt Scotch Whisky

Islay
BruichLaddich Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky Non chill filtered
Lagavulin Single Islay Malt Whisky 12 jr, unfiltered cask-strength
Laphroaig Single Malt Scotch Whisky 10 jr
Laphroaig Single Malt Scotch Whisky Double cask matured
Majesty Highland Queen Islay Single Malt
The Ileach Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Smokehead Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky Tasting notes: A rich, seaweedy and intensely peaty whisky. The flavour is fresh, fruity and immense, with notes of sherry, iodine, toffee, smoke and sea salt. A really vigorous whisky, not for the faint hearted....

Speyside
Cardhu Single Malt Scotch Whisky 12 jr
Cragganmore Single Speyside Malt Scotch Whisky 12 jr, tasting notes: A complex nose of Sherry, brittle toffee, nuts, heather, mild wood smoke, angelica and mixed peel.
The Glenlivet Single Malt Scotch Whisky 15 jr, French Oak Reserve
The Glenlivet Nądurra Non-chill filtered Cask Strength 16 jr

Highland
Glen Garioch Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky 15 jr, tasting notes: Honey coloured with a medium body. Hints of lavender and oak with a syrup sweetness. The finish is long, mellow and very sumptuous.
Drumguish Single Highland Malt Scotch Whisky
Edradour Single Malt Scotch Whisky Non chill filtered
Old Pulteney Scotch Whisky Liqueur
Roderick Dhu Blended Scotch Whisky
Royal Lochnagar Single Highland Malt Scotch Whisky 12 jr
The Singleton of Glen Ord Single Malt Scotch Whisky 12 jr
Tullibardine Single Highland Malt Scotch Whisky 15 jr, Non chill filtered | portwood finish, tasting notes: Full-bodied and fruity, with sweet, red wine notes, spices, berries and ripe bananas in the mouth. Medium length in the finish, with berries and spice.
Tullibardine Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky 15 jr, Non chill filtered | Sauternes Wood Finish, tasting notes: Sweet on the nose, very fruity, with honey and gingerbread. Full and syrupy on the palate, with mulled wine notes. The finish is medium and gingery, with lingering figs and fudge.
Label 5 Finest Highland Malt 12 jr, Fully matured, tasting notes: Kleur: amber. Neus: rijke en volle aroma's van het hout en tonen van sherry met zachte fruit aroma's en lichte tonen van leer. Smaak: stevige moutige tonen met aroma's van het hout, sherry, fruit en daarna ontwikkelen zich lichte rokerige tonen. In de aangename afdronk rokerige tonen met lichte en elegante tonen van turf.
Glendronach Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky 15 jr, Exclusively matured in the Finest Spanish Oloroso Sherry Casks, Non chill filtered, Natural Colour
Glenfiddich Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky 12 jr

Lowland
Auchentoshan Single Malt Scotch Whisky tripple distilled, tasting notes: Initially, intensely sweet on the nose, with peaches and Madeira. Vanilla and coconut notes from the Bourbon casks used in maturation then begin to make their presence felt.