Author Archives: Eric Salter

Kavalan Concertmaster Single Malt Whisky

Kavalan Concertmaster Single Malt Whisky is produced at Kavalan Distillery in Yilan in the northeast of Taiwan. This bottling was first matured in selected American oak casks and then finished in port barriques using Portuguese ruby, tawny and vintage Port … Continue reading

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15 Nov 12 – Maker’s 46 Bourbon

Maker’s 46 Bourbon is produced at Burk’s Distillery in Loretto, Kentucky. This bottling was matured in charred white oak barrels and flavoured by introducing seared French oak slates towards the end of its aging. Unusual in that no rye is … Continue reading

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Connemara Peated Single Malt Irish Whiskey – August 16, 2012

Connemara Peated Single Malt is produced in the Cooley Peninsula in County Louth. This bottling was matured in bourbon oak casks. It’s Nose is smoky and fruity while it has a clean earthy taste, rich in smoke, that leaves a … Continue reading

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