28th july tasting

Rhum J.M unaged oldie (55%)
Rhum J.M leather 1994-2009 (45.2%)
Old Brothers Bielle 2006-2017 (48.4%)
Cave Guildive Bielle 2008-2018 (55%)
Chantal Comte Sainte Luce 1980 (58%)
Samaroli Jamaica 1986-2013 (40%)
Blackadder Hampden 1990 (46%)
Savanna Canton 2007-2020 (55.1%)
Velier Caroni Cow FP 1992-2010 (61.2%)

Few days ago I went to one of the craziest tasting night I ever had, invited by a good friend I have some great memories to share with you all.

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Old Brothers MLC 2001

Old Brothers MLC 2001-2021 (61.3%)
Do you know the exact signification of MLC? Monymusk Light Continental, eh that’s quite contradictory with those 18 years under the tropics, right? But we’ve the same sh*t with some Hampden such as Habitation Velier C<>H for example. Anyway we’re not here to talk about letters, we’re only interested in what’s inside the bottle!

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They call me Mr. Blackadder

Blackadder Selection Enmore VSG 1996-2012 (47%)
Blackadder Raw Cask Belvedere 1998-2016 (57.5%)

Blackadder Raw Cask Guyana 2003-2017 (63%)
Blackadder Raw Cask Monymusk 2003-2016 (57.8%)
Blackadder Raw Cask Hampden 2000-2016 (58.1%)
Blackadder Raw Cask Fiji 2009-2018 (62.4%)
Blackadder Raw Cask Fiji 2009-2019 (64.1%)

Blackadder Caroni 12yo (46%)
Blackadder Raw Cask Caroni 1997-2015 (63.1%)

Blackadder Raw Cask Caroni 1997-2017 (61%)
10 rums line-up from Blackadder.
Blackadder is a british independent bottler of whisky & rum. I must say this article is quite special for me as I felt in love with Blackadder Raw Cask the first time I tasted it in our Salon du Rhum in Belgium. Raw Cask mean the rum is bottled unfiltered.

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Back to the future

Eye Land Pork 21 1998-2019 (48.3%, The Whisky Jury)
Ben Nevis 23yo 1995-2019 (51.2%, The Whisky Jury)

Today I have the chance to taste the very first bottling of the Belgian independent bottler “The Whisky Jury”, a 1995 Ben Nevis and to get one step higher we gonna also try one of the most recent of their release, an Eye Land Pork! (Nice one by the way!)

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S.B.S Guyana set

S.B.S Diamond 2003-2021 (53.7%)
S.B.S Diamond 2001-2021 (53.2%)

S.B.S Enmore 1994-2021 (48.5%)
S.B.S Uitvlugt 1989-2021 (53.1%)
Single Barrel Selection recently released four new Guyanese bottlings in 70cl format and also in 4x20cl set, it’s great to see that more and more bottlers offer this kind of set.

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