BlenderScotch Royale! Dewar’s White Label v The Black Grouse v Cutty Sark with Dan, Ryan, Goran & Matt

Here we go, welcome to our first at-home, more-than-two-way BattleScotch! That’s not really anything noteworthy, except that it’s called BlenderScotch! Royale because BIG CLICKS BABY. And also because this is the review we did ON the second anniversary of iScotch. As per corporate policy, we have reviewed all three bottles on their own: Dewar’s White … Continue reading BlenderScotch Royale! Dewar’s White Label v The Black Grouse v Cutty Sark with Dan, Ryan, Goran & Matt

Round 2: Mackmyra First Edition with Dan, Ryan, Goran, Robin, Sarah & Matt

Second Christmas bottle, thanks Copeland! We’ve had the Mackmyra before, but it was a while ago, hence this Round 2. I’ve been keeping my eyes peeled for any other Mackmyra (who have both Swedish and English websites that are completely different) that might be reasonably priced, but they haven’t surfaced at the LCBO. This will … Continue reading Round 2: Mackmyra First Edition with Dan, Ryan, Goran, Robin, Sarah & Matt

Widow Jane 7y Straight Bourbon with Goran, Ryan, Sarah, Dan & Matt

The first of the Christmas present whiskies, thanks Ross! Widow Jane is a Brooklyn, New York distiller, and the name comes from the mine where they draw their water. At least I think they do, they only mention this fact once in the pages and pages of marketing stuff at widowjane.com, widowjanespirits.com and widowjanewhiskey.com. Except … Continue reading Widow Jane 7y Straight Bourbon with Goran, Ryan, Sarah, Dan & Matt

Fourth Beer Of Christmas: Unibroue 17 Grande Réserve with Matt, Ryan, Dan & Goran

The Fourth Beer Of Christmas. If you’re following our instructions and working your way through this list on Christmas Day, then you’re about to be fully lubricated for the Airing Of Grievances. No, YOU listen, damnit! The Grande Réserve is a Unibroue beer, part of the Sapporo beverage corporation through their Sleaman’s label. It’s an … Continue reading Fourth Beer Of Christmas: Unibroue 17 Grande Réserve with Matt, Ryan, Dan & Goran

BattleScotch! Glenglassaugh’s Peated v Fledgling XB with Matt & Ryan

BattleScotch! Well, BattleMake, but that sounds like a shit fight.  You knew this was coming; we’ve BattleScotched on far less of a similarity in the past. The Peated v Fledgling XB – two experiments duke it out for some time in the cask. Here’s what we thought: smell Matt – Fledgling XB Ryan – Fledgling … Continue reading BattleScotch! Glenglassaugh’s Peated v Fledgling XB with Matt & Ryan