Whisky Review: SMWS 105.13 Tormore “Pouring treacle on cut grass”

Style: Sherry and Grassy Nose: Cranberry-infused malt syrup singing in the embrace of a fresh, grassy landscape. Light herbal touch, rose water, vanilla sponge cake… Assorted red fruits, cherry and treacle dipping lower while an energetic grassy tone surges up at the end. Palate: Toffee apples, strawberries and blackcurrants dressed prettily around honeycomb. Fresh grass…

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Dram Review: Antique Lions of Spirits Tormore Aged 28 Years

[50.4%・28 Years Old・Distilled in 1988・Bottled in 2016・Joint Bottling of Jens Drewitz, Max Right (Whisky Antique) and Diego Sandrin (Lion’s Whisky)・Single Cask Release of 254 Bottles] Nose: The nose is pungent for its age, still containing those spirit-y characters from a young Speysider.  In time, it opens up a bit with notes of passion fruits, coconut…

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Whisky Review: Gordon & MacPhail Tormore 1996 Cask Strength Aged 20 Years

Style: Sweet and Complex Nose:  Bright citrus lemon sponge cake joined by refreshing mango tartness on the first whiff. Beneath sits dense caramel sauce. Smooth and creamy texture. Vanilla milk steaming and the fragrance of butter toast slowly follows through. Palate: Coconut cream glides in beautifully with peppery spice. A energetic burst of bright tropical…

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