West Cork 12yo Sherry Cask (Review)

West Cork 12yo Sherry Cask (Irish Single Malt Whiskey Finish Tasting Notes BarleyMania)

I first stumbled across West Cork Distillers when I was looking for not-yet-discovered treasures in the world of whisk(e)y in some online shops. I ordered a bottle of their limited edition Cask Collection series with a rum finish. I really enjoyed it and so the bottle was emptied way too fast. (more…)

Glenalba 35yo – Sherry Cask Finish (Review)

Glenalba 35yo Sherry Cask Finish (Barley Mania Blended Whisky Scotland Scotch Lidl Old Glenalba 35)

I do not often get to enjoy a whisky older than myself. While I am not too fixated on age statements, I have to admit that I find the concept of such a well-aged dram rather fascinating; to think that the liquid spent more time in the barrel than I did on this planet is quite mind-boggling. (more…)

Black Snake – First Venom by Blackadder (Review)

BarleyMania - Black Snake First Venom - Exclusive Limited Edition Bottling For Germany (Single Malt Scotch Whisky Review Tasting Notes Vatting Vatted PX Sherry Cask)

Attention, this reptile is prone to biting! But don’t worry, when it pumps its venom into your veins, you will feel delighted rather than paralyzed. Called a “Whisky from the Old School” by its distributor, the Black Snake – First Venom is a natural cask strength bottling (more…)