FRENCH, REVIEWS, WHISKY, WORLD WHISKY WEDNESDAY

La Rouget BM Signature Malt

...honey and peaches we saw on the nose, then a cinnamon dusting before something new comes along the way, bits and pieces of shaved coconut, with hazelnut oil and tart raspberries, plus a tiny dollop of cream. The finish is long and tart, with hints of green apples...

IRISH, REVIEWS, WHISKEY

Green Spot Chateau Leoville Barton

...slow cooked stone fruits and stewed plums. Behind it flows a river of raspberry jam, a touch on the prickly side, and then a shore of glazed strawberries and maraschino cherries, a good blending of natural and confectionary sugar. Marzipan and Neapolitan ice-cream make the base of the whiskey, sprinkled with berry fudge...

REVIEWS, Whisk(e)y, WORLD WHISKY WEDNESDAY

Eddu Grey Rock Broceliande

...Herbs arise all around us, and I found an Alaska Cocktail (two-parts Green Chartreuse, one-part Gin), before spotting some mistletoe floating down softly. So, I leant forward and kissed one of the trees, and a dryad made of liquorice, ferns and mint kissed me back before she dumped a load of vanilla on my head...