.linkwood – 37yo – 1978-2016

We are lucky enough to have once visited Linkwood during the 2014 Spirit of Speyside festival, in a one day tour of four of the "Laich of Moray" distilleries. An interesting day, with a lot of information thrown at you during the whole trip. When you ever get the chance, it is well worth the time and … Continue reading .linkwood – 37yo – 1978-2016

.linkwood – 1972-2013 – g&m

Forty. I remember becoming forty. Joining the club with the secret handshake - which I probably already said too much about... Forty is also the age of this Linkwood we recently received from the family run Gordon & MacPhail, a sample parted from the set of six malts from their Speyside Selection. Distilled on the … Continue reading .linkwood – 1972-2013 – g&m

.linkwood – 1995 – wemyss malts – honeysuckle bower

Another Wemyss special release, the Honeysuckle Bower, although for my palate it might as well have been called Camomile Pot-pourri. Nevertheless, I can find the naming to be correct once again for this "rescued" Linkwood of which most disappears in the Diageo blended whiskies...46% abv, €90, single malt, non-chill filtered, natural colourNose: sweet, vanilla, honey, … Continue reading .linkwood – 1995 – wemyss malts – honeysuckle bower