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Maker’s Mark 2021 Wood Finishing Series (FAE-01) Scoresheet & Review

Being a Maker’s Mark fan can sometimes feel like being in a romantic relationship. Most of the time it’s great; they’re there for you when you need them and every so often, they’ll spice things up for good measure. Eventually, however, it gets to a point where things start to irk you in some capacity. … More

Highland Park 15-Year Viking Heart Scoresheet & Review

Many whisky producers take great pride in their apparent heritage, and Highland Park is no exception. Their website offers a wealth of reading material detailing their origins, with a considerable chunk driving home a connection to Vikings. This association has become positively pervasive in their branding, right down to nicknaming expressions in their lineup with … More

Ardbeg 10-Year Scoresheet & Review

“Unapologetic” is a fairly apt way to describe Ardbeg’s marketing. More specifically, they drop vaguely sourced quotes like “as close to perfection as makes no difference” and “unquestionably, the greatest distillery on Earth,” as if to epitomize themselves. Some may say it’s fun and confidence, others might call it egotistical and self-aggrandizing. Regardless, Ardbeg stand … More