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Irish malt 6 yo 2009 (51,4%, Limburg Dramclub 2015, barrel, 141 btl.) – 85/100

Langatun Old Bear 5 yo 2009 (62,3%, OB 2014, peated, Châteauneuf-du-Pape casks) – 84/100

Octomore 06.3 ‘Islay Barley’ (64%, OB 2014, 258 ppm, 15.000 btl.) – 87/100

Kilchoman 5 yo 2009 (58,3%, OB for Abbey Whisky 2014, cask #285/09, P.X. finish, 270 btl.) – 87/100

Ardbeg Rollercoaster (57,3%, OB 2009, Committee release) – 85/100

Redbreast 15 Years old – 2005 edition (86/100) and 2009 edition (82/100)

Tasting notes for all of the Gold Award winners of the Malt Maniacs Awards 2009.

BenRiach single casks batch 6

Lagavulin 12yo Special Release (57,9%, OB 2009, 9th release) – 86/100

Diageo releases 2009

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WhiskyNotes - Ruben LuytenThis blog is my personal collection of impressions, written while searching for the ultimate single malt whisky.