Monthly Archives: December 2017

Kensington Wine Market 2017 Whisky Advent Day 25 – The Grand Finale – Scotch Malt Whisky Society 10.117

KWM Whisky Advent 2017 Day 25 – The Scotch Malt Whisky Society 10.117: Smoky, salty, sweet porridge Words by Andrew and Evan As has become a tradition, we are capping off the Kensington Wine Market 2017 Whisky Advent Calendar with … Continue reading

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Kensington Wine Market Whisky Advent Day 24 – Kilchoman 2007 KWM 25th Anniversary 10 Year

KWM Whisky Advent 2017 Day 24 – Kilchoman 2007 KWM 10 Year The Isle of Islay is the home to some of the most iconic distilleries in Scotland: Bowmore, Ardbeg, Lagavulin, Laphroaig, Bruichladdich and more. It is a Mecca for … Continue reading

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Kensington Wine Market 2017 Whisky Advent Day 23 –

KWM Whisky Advent Day 23 – Gordon Macphail Highland Park 8 Year Highland Park was until recently Scotland’s northernmost distillery. Officially established in 1798 it was also one of the first to be licensed. But the distillery’s actual origins are … Continue reading

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Kensington Wine Market 2017 Whisky Advent Day 22 –

KWM Whisky Advent 2017 Day 22 – Glenfiddich 18 Year For the second time in the 2017 Whisky Advent Calendar we are featuring a distillery bottled Glenfiddich, and we are excited to do so, because revisiting the Glenfiddich 18 Year … Continue reading

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Kensington Wine Market 2017 Whisky Advent Day 21 – Glengoyne 15 Year

KWM Whisky Advent 2017 Day 21 – Glengoyne 15 Year Glengoyne was officially founded in 1833, as Burntfoot Distillery by the Edmondson family, who were the areas major landowner. There was distilling taking place on the site for decades before … Continue reading

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Kensington Wine Market 2017 Whisky Advent Day 20 – Gordon Macphail Connoisseurs Choice Inchgower 2005

KWM Whisky Advent 2017 Day 20 – G&M Auchroisk 2005 We have our second Connoisseurs Choice whisky of KWM Whisky Advent 2017 tonight, for Day 20 we are featuring the Gordon Macphail Auchroisk 2005. We’ll get into the whisky, but … Continue reading

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Kensington Wine Market 2017 Whisky Advent Day 19 – Arran 14 Year

KWM Whisky Advent 2017 Day 19 – Isle of Arran 14 Year Evan is on the keyboard again today, but the photos are Andrew’s. He climbed Goatfel Mountain on the Isle of Arran in May of this year, and enjoyed … Continue reading

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Kensington Wine Market 2017 Whisky Advent Day 18 – Ardbeg Corryvreckan

KWM Whisky Advent 2017 Day 18 – Ardbeg Corryvreckan The Ardbeg Corryvreckan has been my favourite whisky in the Ardbeg core range for the last decade since it was introduced. That was until the Ardbeg An Oa was introduced just … Continue reading

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Kensington Wine Market 2017 Whisky Advent Day 17 – Bunnahabhain 12 Year

KWM Whisky Advent 2017 Day 17 – Bunnahabhain 12 Year Evan is blogging again today: Bunnahabhain Distillery is the northernmost distillery on Islay – it lays off the beaten path and is somewhat remote even when compared to the rest … Continue reading

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Kensington Wine Market 2017 Whisky Advent Day 16 – The Balvenie 14 Year Caribbean Cask

KWM Whisky Advent 2017 Day 16 – The Balvenie 14 Year Caribbean Cask Evan Eckersley is taking a spin at the Advent Blog today, in his words: Balvenie is one of the two major Speyside distilleries owned by William Grant … Continue reading

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