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News: Douglas Laing Mark Their 70th Anniversary With A Twist

Douglas Laing Mark Their 70th Anniversary With A Twist Family owned Scotch Whisky specialist, Douglas Laing, continue to mark their Platinum Anniversary with the release of a commemorative Remarkable Regional Malts bottling. The Company was established by Fred Douglas Laing … Continue reading

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Quick Review: Syndicate 58/6 12 Year Old

Syndicate 58/6 12 year old Info: Contains 18 single malts and 4 single grains, finished for a year in Oloroso sherry butts. From Douglas Laing, a blend by Richard Patterson. Colour: End of summer golden. Nose: Spirited hints of pear, … Continue reading

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Review: Big Peat 25 Year Old Gold Edition

Big Peat 25 year old Gold Edition – 52.1% ABV Info: It’s nearly time for Feis Ile 2018, so what better way to enjoy it than to have a dram of Big Peat’s Gold Edition, a 25yo vatted Islay malt. … Continue reading

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Review: Rock Oyster 18 Years Old

Rock Oyster 18 Years Old Info: Made exclusively with 18yo whiskies distilled on Arran, Jura, Islay and Orkney. Colour: Light golden straw. Nose: Sweet floral ozone notes which soon deepen into something older. There’s well aged malty tones, gentle caramel … Continue reading

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Review: Big Peat Christmas 2017 & Feis Ile 2017

Big Peat Christmas 2017 & Big Peat Feis Ile 2017 Big Peat Christmas 2017 Info: The now traditional full cask strength Christmas release of Big Peat for 2017, coming in at 54.1% abv. Colour: Very light indeed, just a hint … Continue reading

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Review: The Gauldrons

The Gauldrons – 46.2% abv Info: The latest edition to join the Remarkable Regional Malts family, The Gauldrons is a “vatted” Malt exclusively from Cambeltown produced in very small batches and bottled without colouring or chill filtration. Colour: Gentle golden straw. … Continue reading

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Multi Review: Eleven Douglas Laing Single Malts

Eleven Douglas Laing Single Malts As a Douglas Laing Fellow (that’s basically a voluntary brand ambassador) I’m lucky enough to get sent quite a few samples from time to time, along with lots of other goodies. (What a great Christmas jumper … Continue reading

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Multi Review: Five Douglas Laing Single Grains

Five Douglas Laing Single Grains Douglas Laing independently bottle single malt whiskies and single grain whiskies under various different brands within their range. Let’s take a look at five of their single grain whiskies, ranging from a younger 11yo right … Continue reading

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Review: Yula II 21 Years Old (Douglas Laing)

Yula II – 21 Years Old – 52.3% abv Info: Yula II 21 Years Old from Douglas Laing was released a year after the first Yula was released and becomes the second in a trilogy of limited editions. Colour: Light summary gold. … Continue reading

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Review: Timorous Beastie 21yo & 40yo

Timorous Beastie: 21 Year Old and 40 Year Old The good folks at Douglas Laing have had Timorous Beastie in their line up for a couple of years now… Have a read of my thoughts of the original here. Timorous Beastie … Continue reading

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