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the Vhino barrique is supposedly good but that's more like 150+. If you are willing to do that I would second jcman's suggestion based on what I've heard. I just ordered a few bottles myself.
Yamazaki 12 is probably your most solid bet at that price point, unless he likes peat in which case the Hakushu 12 would be around 80. I think they are both better than the Hibiki 12 and I think these would make a better gift than the NAS or 12YO Nikkas. If you can't find them at these prices shoot me a pm and I'll put you in contact with a guy should be able get it to you for that.
We had a tasting session around 10 whiskies, small pours 5 hours.Surprising how different they were but we were left wondering if it was distillery or cask (talisker is very sherry, Laph is sherry ardb is not CS ...)
you mean this might interest you:
actually you might not be so off in terms of descriptors. IIRC the green was distinctly cerealy maybe why you think grain.
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there's not much, if at all, of a difference between the 91 and the current 18. any additional value comes from collectabilty not drinkability.Buy the 91 sell it pocket $20 and buy the 96.
the opening and closing of glendronach does not affect the 21 there maybe older whisky in there but that has nothing to do with the closure it would be a matter of choice.Which Balvenie SC15?abundah has gone through the same evolution as uigeadail, losing its older components but the uigeadail, given its flavor profile is less effected. Although the 03-04-05 batches are very different from todays. Both, of course represent a broader trend: in any age statement bottle...
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