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September 21, 2012
by Peter Krause
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Review: Two Ardbeg from Sherry Casks

From the new Society releases again, here are two nice Ardbeg in a head-to-head. You are in for a surpise when you read the outcome. But be quick, I guess they are as good as gone already.

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June 23, 2012
by Peter Krause
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Very Rare: ARDBEG (Christopher Street) DAY

After the release of the Ardbeg Day-bottling some weeks ago, Islay’s ultimate malt distillery now fires out a follow-up that celebrates the festivities around Christopher Street Day. This very rare bottling bears

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June 2, 2012
by Peter Krause
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Ardbeg-Day Review: Unbottled 1975 and 1998 Sherry Casks from the Distillery

It is Ardbeg Day – finally. What a big machinery of viral/guerrilla marketing was revved up for that to refuel the cult-like following of this wonderful distillery. So be it, it was done well, let’s join in.

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November 12, 2011
by Peter Krause
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Besondere Weihnachtsgeschenke zum Wünschen oder Verschenken: Tasting-Gutscheine und vieles mehr …

Slowdrink.de zum Verschenken Suchen Sie das ideale Geschenk – nicht nur für Männer, den Chef, für ein Paar, für jemanden, der schon alles hat? Etwas Besonderes mit Niveau und Spaß? Für Genießer? Bei www.slowdrink.de sind Sie richtig: Verschenken (oder wünschen) … Continue reading

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November 7, 2011
by Peter Krause
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Review: The X-Mas Releases of the Scotch Malt Whisky Society I. (Highland Park, Clynelish, Laphroaig, Ardbeg, Caol Ila, Port Charlotte)

The new SMWS Christmas Releases Tomorrow the German chapter of the Scotch Malt Whisky Society will present their new releases for Christmas time. Our friend Ralf Dänzer and I don’t want you to find any bad drams underneath the X-mas … Continue reading

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November 3, 2011
by Peter Krause
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Review: Tasting the Two Most Debated Drams at the Moment – Old Pulteney 21 and Ardbeg 1991 for Hotel Bero

High Profile These two drams received a lot of attention recently. The Old Pulteney 21 y.o. was named ‘World’s Greatest Whisky 2012′ by Jim Murray with 97.5 points in his annual release Whisky Bible, a choice many people joked about, … Continue reading

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October 27, 2011
by Peter Krause
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Review: Ardbeg 13 y.o. G&M for Intertrade 1975 – 1988, Sherry Cask, 543 btl., 54,2%

It was a hard day, so I need a bit of a treat. Mmmmh, let’s go for Islay power, an Ardbeg. But a special one: How about a bottling from the good old days, complex, but bottled at young age…the … Continue reading

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October 19, 2011
by Peter Krause
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Review: SMWS Spring Bottlings (Frühlingsliste)

Bevor ich in den kommenden Tagen die restlichen Abfüllungen der Herbst-Bottlings von SMWS bewerte, hier die Verkostungsnotizen der Frühlingsliste (Auchentoshan 1999, Glenmorangie 1992, Mortlach 1989, Bowmore 1994, Ardbeg 2001, Aultmore 1982, Glen Moray 2000, Linkwood 1982, Benrinnes 1996, Port Charlotte … Continue reading

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October 18, 2011
by Peter Krause
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Tasting Legends: Ardbeg 1967 Kingsbury 29 y.o. (both) and a Brora 30 from 2009

Many people talk their mouths fuzzy about the 20 y.o. dark Ardbeg 1991 that has just been released by MoS for the Bero hotel. That inspired me to post two other dark Ardbegs today – the Kingsbury 1967 versions – … Continue reading

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September 15, 2011
by Peter Krause
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Review: SMWS Fall Releases I. (Ardbeg 1996, Bowmore 1994, Port Charlotte 2003, Mortlach 1995)

Today I received the fall releases of the Scotch Malt Whisky Society (thanks, Ralf). As the good drams sell out very quickly, I am going to review the most sought-after distilleries right away, speaking of Ardbeg, Port Charlotte, Bowmore and … Continue reading

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September 13, 2011
by Peter Krause
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Review: Ardbeg SMWS 33.93 ‚Tarry peppermint tea‘ 10 y.o., 8.1998 – 6.2011, Refill Sherry Butt, 626 bottles, 55,9%

The new SMWS Since the Scotch Malt Whisky Society has been taken over, I was in the lucky position to try most of their releases. Our partner Ralf Dänzer (www.smws-süd.de) does a wonderful job in selecting and promoting the whiskies. … Continue reading

September 7, 2011
by Peter Krause
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23. Offizielles Tasting des Regensburger Whisky- und Weinclubs

Leider ausverkauft und hoffnungslos überbucht: Der erste Regensburger Whisky-Walk ist unsere 23. Verkostung feinster Single Malts und Spirits. Klickt auf den folgenden Link, um die Einladung einzusehen. Slowdrink-Einladung (23. Whiskytasting Regensburg) Meldet Euch zum Newsletter an, um die Einladungen regelmäßig … Continue reading