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GlenDronach 21 yo 1993 (55,8%, OB 2014, Oloroso butt #494, 635 btl.) – 89/10

Glen Garioch 21 yo 1973 (43%, OB for Duggans Distillers NY 1995, 75 cl.) – 92/100

Glen Garioch 21 yo 1992 (51,6%, Liquid Library 2014, refill hogshead, 227 btl.) – 87/100

Darkness! Ardbeg 21 yo (40,1%, Master of Malt 2014, P.X. finish, 50 cl.) – 88/100

Springbank 21 yo (46%, OB 2013, 1680 btl.) – 89/100

Edradour 21 yo 1968 (46%, Signatory Vintage 1990, cask #1990-1994, 1300 btl.) – 30/100

Glenfarclas 21 yo 1980 (53%, OB for Filliers 2002, dark oloroso cask, 574 btl.) – 89/100

Glen Grant 21 yo 1992 (52,6%, Signatory Vintage for Le Gus’t 2014, hogshead #55415, 274 btl.) – 85/100

Glen Grant 21 yo 1992 (51,5%, Douglas Laing Old Particular 2013, refill sherry butt, 374 btl.) – 82/100

Littlemill 21 yo 1992 (52,9%, The Whisky Mercenary 2014) – 88/100

Glen Grant 21 yo (70° proof, Gordon & MacPhail 1960’s, securo cap) – 96/100

Longmorn 21 yo 1992 (51,1%, Whisky-Fässle ‘Ronny’s Choice’ 2013, bourbon hogshead) – 86/100

Littlemill 21 yo 1992 (55,2%, Douglas Laing Director’s Cut 2013, hogshead ref. 9970, 113 btl.) – 86/100

GlenDronach 21 yo 1992 (59,8%, OB 2013, Oloroso butt #195, 566 btl.) – 82/100

Black Bull 21 yo ‘Racer’s Reserve’ (50%, Duncan Taylor 2013, blend) – 75/100

Glentauchers 21 yo 1992 (48,2%, Asta Morris for Gaiaflow 2013, ex-bourbon cask, 305 btl.) – 86/100

Glen Keith 21 yo 1992 (51,4%, The Whisky Agency ‘Old Times Diving’ 2013, bourbon barrel, 177 btl.) – 88/100

Mortlach 21 yo 1992 (55,2%, Cadenhead Small Batch 2013, sherry cask, 228 btl.) – 88/100

Oban 21 yo (58,5%, OB 2013, 2860 btl.) – 91/100

Cardhu 21 yo 1991 (54,2%, OB 2013, 6.000 btl.) – 85/100

Littlemill 21 yo 1992 (50,2%, The Whiskyman ‘Age Matters’ 2013) – 88/100

Dailuaine 21 yo 1992 (53,3%, The Whisky Mercenary 2013) – 88/100

Glen Scotia 21 yo 1992 (51,5%, Douglas Laing Old Particular 2013, refill barrel) – 87/100

Teeling 21 yo 1999 ‘Silver Reserve’ (46%, OB 2013, 5.000 btl.) – 90/100

Glen Grant 21 yo 1992 (48,4%, The Whiskyman for Vinothek Massen 2013, ex-bourbon cask, 118 btl.) – 87/100

Braeval 21 yo 1991 (53,1%, Brachadair 2013, bourbon barrel #95120, 230 btl.) – 87/100

Bunnahabhain 21 yo 1991 (48,6%, TheWhiskyCask 2013, bourbon cask) – 88/100

Braeval 21 yo 1991 (47,7%, The Whisky Mercenary 2013) – 88/100

Danfield’s Limited Edition 21 yo (40%, OB +/- 2013) – 84/100

Glen Keith 21 yo 1991 (51,9%, Whisky-Doris 2012, bourbon hogshead, 264 btl.) – 88/100

Longmorn 21 yo 1992 (54,2%, Malts of Scotland 2013, bourbon hogshead, MoS 13014, 224 btl.) – 83/100

Springbank 21 yo (43%, OB 1970s, pear shape bottle, silver label) – 87/100

Auchentoshan 21 yo 1991 (52,3%, Malts of Scotland 2013, bourbon barrel, MoS 13016, 165 btl.) – 87/100

Strathisla 21 yo (40%, G&M +/- 1985) – 88/100

Ardmore 21 yo 1992 ‘See me, drink me’ (49,7%, The Whiskyman 2013, 175 btl.) – 87/100

Braes of Glenlivet 21 yo 1991 (47,4%, Master of Malt 2012, first-fill bourbon barrel, 251 btl.) – 88/100

Karuizawa 21 yo 1991 ‘The School of Malt – lesson III’ (63,7%, No.1 Drinks 2012, sherry butt #9091, selected by Dave Broom) – 87/100

Strathmill 21 yo (50,5%, The Maltman 2012, bourbon cask) – 83/100

Ben Nevis 21 yo 1990 ‘Red Berry Cream’ (40%, Wemyss Malts 2011, 865 btl.) – 76/100

Lagavulin 21 yo 1991 (52%, OB 2012, first fill sherry, 2772 btl.) – 92/100

Lagavulin 21 yo 1985 (56,5%, OB 2007, first fill sherry, 6642 btl.) – 93/100

Bowmore 21 yo 1989 (46%, The Maltman 2012) – 86/100

Cragganmore 21 yo 1989 (55,4%, The First Editions 2011, refill bourbon hogshead, ref. ES 001/01) – 85/100

Glen Garioch 21 yo 1990 (48,8%, Master of Malt 2012) – 83/100

Springbank 21 yo 1991 (51,5%, Malts of Scotland 2012, bourbon hogshead, MoS 12036, 144 btl.) – 87/100

Bladnoch 21 yo 1991 (52,9%, The Whiskyman for The Bonding Dram, bourbon barrel, 118 btl.) – 86/100

Bladnoch 21 yo 1991 (50,9%, Malts of Scotland 2012, bourbon barrel, MoS 12026, 163 btl.) – 82/100

Littlemill 21 yo 1991 (47,7%, The First Editions 2012, ES 017/01) – 87/100

Bladnoch 21 yo 1990 (54,4%, Malts of Scotland 2012, bourbon barrel, MoS 12019, 115 btl.) – 87/100

Springbank 21 years (46%, OB 2011, 1560 btl.) – 91/100

Highland Fusilier 21 yo (70° proof, Gordon & MacPhail 1978, Specially vatted for the Tercentenary of the Royal Highland Fusiliers, 75,7 cl.) – 88/100

Bladnoch 21 yo 1990 (55,2%, Duncan Taylor Rare Auld, cask #3450, 134 btl.) – 82/100

Glen Garioch 21 yo 1990 (54%, Archives 2012, hogshead #252, 267 btl.) – 81/100

Glenfiddich 21 yo (40%, OB 2010, Caribbean rum finish) – 82/100

Imperial 21 yo 1990 (52,7%, The Whisky Agency ‘Romantique’ 2011, ex-bourbon hogshead, 233 btl.) – 88/100

Macallan 21 yo 1990 (51,5%, Malts of Scotland 2011, Fino sherry hogshead #1135, 254 btl.) – 81/100

Macallan 21 yo 1990 (49,1%, Malts of Scotland 2011, Oloroso sherry hogshead #1134, 184 btl.) – 86/100

GlenDronach 21 yo 1989 (54,1%, OB 2011, PX sherry puncheon #2917, 618 btl.) – 86/100

Tamdhu 21 yo 1990 (48,1%, Liquid Sun 2011, sherry butt, 312 btl.) – 86/100

Laphroaig 21 yo 1990 (55,9%, The Whisky Agency & The Whisky Exchange ‘Private Stock’ 2011, bourbon hogshead, 264 btl.) – 89/100

Laphroaig 21 yo 1989 (56,9%, Douglas Laing Old & Rare Platinum 2010, refill sherry hogshead, 212 btl.) – 88/100

Bowmore 21 yo 1989 (51,2%, QV.ID / Whiskysite.nl 2011, bourbon hogshead, 233 btl.) – 88/100

Bowmore 21 yo 1989 (48,1%, Nectar of the Daily Drams 2011) – 82/100

Coleburn 21 yo 1979 (59,4%, Rare Malts 2000) – 87/100

Tamdhu 21 yo 1989 (50%, Liquid Treasures 2011, sherry butt) – 86/100

Caol Ila 21 yo 1984 (58,5%, Dewar Rattray for The Nectar 2006, bourbon cask #6266, 251 btl.) – 91/100

Littlemill 21 yo 1989 (51,3%, The Whisky Agency ‘Grotesque Crocs’ 2011, refill sherry hogshead, 239 btl.) – 90/100

Tomatin 21 yo 1988 (55,2%, A.D. Rattray 2010, cask #1088, 213 btl.) – 86/100

Talisker 21 yo 1986 (45%, G&M Secret Stills 2007, cask #1361-1363, 1860 btl.) – 89/100

Old Pulteney 21 yo (46%, OB 2010) – 84/100

Hanyu 21 yo 1988 (55,6%, No.1 Drinks 2009, sherry butt #9306, 625 btl.) – 90/100

Goldlys 20 yo 1989 Sherry wood (46%, OB 2010, 680 btl.) – 71/100

Laphroaig 21 yo 1989 (53,1%, Whisky Agency 2010, Perfect Dram V, 197 btl.) – 89/100

Port Ellen 21yo 1982 (50%, Douglas Laing OMC 2004, DL ref. 414, full sherry, 420 btl.) – 89/100

Hakushu 21 yo 1981 (60,7%, Single Malt Whisky Society 2003, SMWS 120.1, 373 btl.) – 86/100

Brora 21 yo 1977 (56,9%, Rare Malts 1998) – 91/100

Banff 21y 1982 (51,7%, RM 2004) – 85/100

Highland Park 21yo (47,5%, OB 2007) – 91/100

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