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MCHENRY 
Single Malt
NAS
5YRS in a 100L Maker's Mark Cask, finished in 20L Port Casks
44% ABV

Vanilla cream, oaky with apples. You can smell the Maker's Mark. Creamy nougat and vanilla. The palate is again, oak spice, honey and ripe red apples. 

BELGROVE
NMS
Rye Whiskey

Dirt & earth with plums and olives. 

REDLANDS
Single Malt
New Make Spirit 

Rich & creamy vanilla, raisins, apples and caramel. Rich. 

LARK
New Make Spirit
Single Malt

Butterscotch and oranges! 

REDLANDS
Paddock #13 Single Barrel
Tokay European Oak Matured
Single Malt
46% ABV
Bottled Dec. 16th 2016

Honey and a Clynelish-like waxiness, Brown sugar, plums and raisins on the palate. 

HEARTWOOD
Independent Bottler
"We Are Brothers"
450 Bottles 
Matured in ex-bourbon & port casks
65.6% ABV

Vanilla ice cream with blueberries and caramel. The palate is rich oak with more caramel chews, toffee and some smoke and peat at the back-end. 

BELGROVE
100% Rye
Aged 3 Years in an ex-Overeem French Oak Port Cask
61% ABV

The nose was grape, oak, tangerines & pepper. The palate had crystal sugars, raisins & coco.

This is the bottling that Jim Murray called "Liquid Gold" in 2015.

HELLYERS ROAD
Peated Single Malt 
NAS Ex-Bourbon Matured
46.2% ABV

The nose is watered down, sugary peat, orange citrus, ripe pear, graham cracker, some toffee. The palate is fresh earthy peat, peanut brittle, oak and vanilla.

BELGROVE
Rye Whiskey
46% ABV

The nose is earthy, some pear, a few dashes of malt and cow/barn smell. The palate is sweeter with sweet fruits & stone fruit.

HELLYERS ROAD
Port Cask Finish 12YR Single Malt
46.2% ABV

The nose has toast, almonds, nutty with ripe plums. The palate is almonds, walnuts, dried plum finish. Tobacco, cinnamon & spices.

HELLYERS ROAD
Pinot Noir Finish
NAS Single Malt 
46.2 % ABV

The nose has almonds, tar, some cherry medicine, almost like pee/chlorine, licorice and citrus. The palate was grassy, oak, some very light vanilla and leafy.

Planned on revisiting. Was not balanced for me this time. 

LARK
Classic NAS Single Malt 
43% ABV

The nose is grassy, honey, pear and a bit of plum, milk chocolate, deck wood. The palate is a bit sharp with snickerdoodle cookie, leaf/grass, coco powder and some vanilla cream on the end.

SULLIVANS COVE
Double Oak Single Malt
~15YRS
47.5% ABV
40% French Oak/60% American Oak Matured
Casks: HH0251, HH0301, HH0303, HH0365

Oak spice, pepper, tea tree oil, oily, sugar cookies and yellow raisins. The palate is figs, roasted pecans, trailmix bars and vanilla. 

FANNYS BAY
NAS Single Malt 
Ex-Bourbon Cask matured 
Cask # 7 
46% ABV

Toast, toffee crunch, oak, pine nut, almonds and sharp nuts. Maybe even some pepper.

Buttered toast, orange peel, nutty, some dried fruits and some cracked pepper crackers too.

SULLIVANS COVE
French Oak Single Malt 
~13YRS 
47.5% ABV
Cask TD0035 & HH525

Red raspberry, black cherry, cola, jam and nougat. The palate is cocoa, toffee, nuttiness, blackberry jam and a pepper finish. 

HELLYERS ROAD
Peated Single Malt 
NAS
46.2% ABV

Lemon peat, reminded me of Laphroaig peat, a bit of white chocolate followed by more sweet peat, orange creamsicle, lemon sorbet and vanilla butter and oak on the finish. 

SULLIVANS COVE
American Oak Single Malt
~12YRS
47.5% ABV
Cask TD0044

Honey, french vanilla, peach and caramel corn. The palate is peach laffy taffy, vanilla cream and herbal honey tea.

HELLYERS ROAD
Pinot Noir Finish Single Malt
NAS
46.2% ABV

Almonds, tar, some cherry medicine (NyQuil), licorice and citrus. The palate is grassy, oak, some very light vanilla and raspberry’s. Leafy, dry finish.

HELLYERS ROAD
12YR Single Malt
Port Cask Matured
48.9% ABV

Toast, almonds, nuttiness, ripe plums.

More almonds on the palate with walnuts, dried plums. Tobacco, cinnamon & spices on the finish.

SULLIVAN'S COVE
17YR American Oak
Single Malt
47.5% ABV

Orange creamsicle, chai, pumpkin pie. Fig newtons on the palate with cashews, dried fruits and sunflower seeds. 

FANNYS BAY
Single Malt
Pinot Noir Matured - Sinapius Vineyard 
Cask #22 USA Exclusive 
64.8% ABV

A yogurt parfait filled with cranberries, plums and dried red fruits. The palate has baking spice, viscosity and more jammy qualities. The finish is long and earthy. 

FANNYS BAY
Single Malt
Sherry Matured
Cask #64 USA Exclusive 
62.6% ABV

Initially a shy nose but with time and quiet space, there is warm nougat, strawberry-orange marmalade. The palate is bright with baking spices and zest. The finish is sweet, grassy oak. 

HILLWOOD
Single Malt
Chardonnay Cask Matured
Cask #10
61.4% ABV

Amaretto and almonds, orange liqueur, raisins and some musty kettle corn. The palate has an old basement and old fruit style, tangerine and a silky finish. Has some funk for sure. 

HILLWOOD
Single Malt
Sherry Cask Matured
Cask #43
61% ABV

Some nuts, toffee and chocolate fudge - Nutella. The palate is syrup and caramelized brown sugar, maple and some spice. With water it has more baking spices like cinnamon, nutmeg and apples. 

HILLWOOD
Single Malt
Chardonnay Cask Matured
Cask #44
61.4% ABV

More subtle than some of the other Chardonnay casks I have had from them. Apples, cider mill spices, damp oak and a light sweetness and funk. On the palate is peppery almost like spicey honey. 

LARK
Whisky & Alement Private Bottling
20L Port Casks
24 bottles 
59.6% ABV

Nutty, caramel chew with caramel ice cream and oak spice. The palate is brighter with caramel apples, almonds and finishes with a dry nut mix. With water, it is gentler with vanilla and milk chocolate. Still dry on the finish. 

HEARTWOOD
Independent Bottler
"Chaos & Intrigue"
Single Malt/Distillery TBD
Cask TD0057 
Muscat/Sherry/Sherry/Sherry
Distilled Sept. 2005 / Bottled Oct. 2017
150 bottles
59.7% ABV

Burnt oranges, chocolate, malt balls heavy butter. Mocha and berries. Chocolate pudding with raspberries. The palate is much brighter with more vibrant red fruit and spicy, bitter dark chocolate. Dashes of pepper and old oranges throughout. INTENSE. 

FANNYS BAY
Single Malt
Bourbon Cask Matured
Cask #32 USA Exclusive 
64% ABV

Caramel popcorn sprinkled with cinnamon on top of vanilla bean ice cream. Citrus and orange peel sneaking up alongside rich vanilla The palate is sweet with Dr. Pepper spices and floral tones. Old fashioned peach pie on the finish. 

HILLWOOD
Single Malt
Port Cask Matured
Cask #26
58.5% ABV

Chocolate, plums and mocha. Chocolate covered strawberries. The palate is like a brandy, rich earth and creamy chocolate covered nuts. With water more spice. The finish is dehydrated oranges and strawberry. Dry like unsweetened iced tea. 

HILLWOOD
Single Malt
Pinot Noir Cask Matured
Cask #15
61.4% ABV

Fruit rollups, green tea, nutmeg and some nuts with ripe cherries, plums and raspberries. Some chocolate powder on the finish. 

HILLWOOD
Single Malt
Port Cask Matured
Cask #33
62.1% ABV

Double bubble bubble gum. Literally berry bubblegum with banana cream pie and laffy taffy qualities. The palate is sweet up front with blueberry pop-tarts, spice in the middle and some char/tar on the finish. With water tasted like a fruity old fashioned cocktail. 

HILLWOOD
Single Malt
Pinot Noir Cask Matured
Cask #29
62.9% ABV

Blue raspberry, rose wine, almost like roses and lilacs with green apple, lemon and jolly rancher candy qualities. The palate has rich plums, figs, blackberries and cherries. Welches grape juice! 

LAUNCESTON
New Make Spirit 
Single Malt

Malty biscuits and ripe, juicy stone fruits. The palate has a sweet kick up front with a grainy, oat finish with some citrus. 

BELGROVE
Wholly Shit
Sheep Dung Smoked Rye
2018 Edition 
100% Rye
46% ABV

Nutty and seedy. Dry earth, with cream, some meaty qualities from the smoke. Tasted like liverwurst spread. Great work, Peter! 

HILLWOOD
Single Malt
Bourbon Cask Matured
Cask #32 
61% ABV

Buttery with some citrus. Almost like lemonade, a sugary citrus and some grass. The palate is big and bold with vanilla, lemon and a dry citrus finish. With water reminded me of Sauternes. 

FANNYS BAY
Single Malt
Port Cask Matured
Cask #107 USA Exclusive 
64.6% ABV

Coffee, cappuccino and mocha. Dried apples, toffee and nuts. The palate is soft with chocolate covered strawberries and fruit.

HILLWOOD
Single Malt
Bourbon Cask Matured
Cask #47
61.6% ABV

Grassy, orange candy and orange soda. Fudgesicles, confectionary and yet floral too. Dandelions and grassy weeds. Very "summertime-like". 

HILLWOOD
Single Malt
Chardonnay Cask Matured
Cask #37
61% ABV

Chili powder over buttered popcorn. A bit of kettle corn in there too though. Chocolate chip cookies, butter cream and a warm sweetness. The palate is creamy butter again, some earth and bark on the finish, even cedar.

ADAMS
Single Malt
Signature Series
46% ABV

Dry almonds, cocoa powder and a bit of barn and hay on the nose. Along with graham crackers, light lemon and apples. The palate has coffee and mocha notes with Nutella and roasted nuts. 

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