Compass Box

The Compass Box Phenomenology

June 19, 2018

Tasting notes: The owl of Minerva spreads its wings only at dusk, a wise philosopher has said.  But the deeper question is: what does the owl pour into the glass on his end [...]

The Compass Box No Name

June 4, 2018

Tasting notes: We have a very strict policy here at The Malt Impostor, and we have it down to a four word mantra: no name, no theme. Granted, we rarely ever invoke it (this [...]

The Compass Box Three Year Old Deluxe

January 14, 2017

Tasting notes: -Hiya. I’d like a really old Clynelish with a much younger Clynelish chaser. -Well, if you’d like that, you’d really love this whisky [...]

The Compass Box Spice Tree Extravaganza

January 8, 2017

Tasting notes: The Compass Box Spice Tree Extravaganza opens with a biscuity, grainy, bright and candy, clementine and sunshine citronella breakfast smoothie served at the [...]

The Compass Box Hedonism Quindecimus

May 18, 2015

Tasting notes: In a departure from our normal practice, we tasted this blind.  We weren’t going to rely on the MI spectrograph for this one.  On the nose, it’s fruit: [...]
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