The Brora 38 Year 2016 Limited Edition

August 26, 2017

Tasting notes: The Brora 38 Diageo release has a majestic nose. By that, I don’t mean it has a Hapsburg nose, or a Roman nose; rather indeed it is as if a giant nose were [...]

The Brora 37 Year 2015 Limited Edition

October 16, 2016

Tasting notes: For three years straight, Diageo has graced the world with a Brora special release, which means for three straight years I’ve asked if Brora means [...]

The Brora 35 Year 2014 Limited Edition

May 2, 2015

Tasting notes: Tasting brilliant expressions from shuttered distilleries is bittersweet.  I feel like an anthropologist stumbling upon a civilization that mysteriously [...]

The Brora 35 Year 2013 Limited Edition

May 8, 2014

Tasting notes: The nose opens with anise and fruit and lemon pepper pasta dipped in a fast-hardening gelatin before being deftly tied into a bow tie (an actual bow tie, not [...]