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by Bullie
Sat Oct 06, 2007 11:22 am
Forum: Whisky Events
Topic: Stockholm Beer & Whisky Festival 2007
Replies: 9
Views: 1836

Re: Stockholm Beer & Whisky Festival 2007

Hey Bullie! I know you were there, I saw you, all 3 days of the first weekend! And I really enjoyed meeting you and chatting a few minutes, but I didn't realize you were BULLIE til I got back to Bergen and Jan in Copenhagen told me who I was talking to!! Remember?? Aaaah! The judge! Of course I rem...
by Bullie
Sat Oct 06, 2007 12:40 am
Forum: Whisky Events
Topic: Stockholm Beer & Whisky Festival 2007
Replies: 9
Views: 1836

Re: Stockholm Beer & Whisky Festival 2007

Nice pictures ronnestam! :D A lot of pictures from the stand I was working in. But no pic of me!!! :shock:

A very nice fair, with a lot of nice whiskies and beer. I was very tired after working there for six days.
by Bullie
Fri Mar 30, 2007 5:36 pm
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: Highland Park
Replies: 14
Views: 4839

Here is my note on the 16yo HP: Highland Park 16 yo OB 40% Nose: Honey and a wee touch of rum/rubber. Dark chocolate notes. Coffée and leather. Palate: Medium and dry body. Smoke and peppermint. Liqorice. Quite woody and stringent. Finish: Long and peaty. Honey and orangepeel. Comments: Tasting in M...
by Bullie
Fri Mar 30, 2007 5:21 pm
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: Balvenie 12 VS Highland Park 12
Replies: 35
Views: 18088

I prefer the Doublewood in this case. Why? Well I find it a more complex whisky. But both whiskies are great.
by Bullie
Fri Mar 30, 2007 5:13 pm
Forum: Whisky Events
Topic: Whiskymessen Kopenhagen, Denmark 2007
Replies: 8
Views: 2213

Wohooo... Found 21 new malts that I just have to taste tomorrow. Prepared 15 samplebottles to be filled as well. Looking forward to meet with some people from the forum as well. All of you that will attend this brilliant fair, keep your eyes open for a bold laddie with a beard, wearing a green tarta...
by Bullie
Fri Mar 30, 2007 5:09 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What did you drink last night?
Replies: 12285
Views: 1234905

Wednesday evening I held a tasting for 25 ladies! :) That was really fun. And this is what I served the girls: Compass Box Eluthera Mortlach 1989 Raw Cask Pittyvaich 24 yo Blackadder The Legendary 18 yo Blackadder Lochranza 1996 Blackadder Great to see more ladies becoming interested in the water of...
by Bullie
Tue Mar 27, 2007 7:43 am
Forum: Whisky Tastings
Topic: Ardbeg Nearly There
Replies: 148
Views: 24368

Di Blasi wrote:Wow, Sweden will get almost half of all of the new Ardbeg bottlings?? Really? Crazy, but lucky them!!


I think there will be a lot more than 6000 bottles out of this one... I can't imagine that Sweden will have half...
by Bullie
Tue Mar 27, 2007 7:36 am
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: Glenmorangie PortWood Finish
Replies: 33
Views: 8754

Out of the Glenmorangie Wood series I like the Port the least. The Burgundy on the other hand is a great dram. :)
by Bullie
Tue Mar 27, 2007 7:08 am
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: Oh dear, what have I done?
Replies: 624
Views: 58714

Hey Malty! Your bar seems to turn into a brilliant whisky-experience. :) Now, all you need is 800 different malts.
by Bullie
Mon Mar 26, 2007 8:28 pm
Forum: Whisky Tastings
Topic: Ardbeg Nearly There
Replies: 148
Views: 24368

According to rumors there will be more than 6000 bottles out of this bottling. As told earlier, Sweden alone will have 2400 bottles - to start with! So no need to panic over not getting one. Still Young is still available in Sweden as well...
by Bullie
Mon Mar 26, 2007 8:25 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What are you drinking now?
Replies: 24092
Views: 1634752

Must... empty...those... damned... samples... NOW!! Tonight I found pure delight in a weeeee bottle: Inchgower 1980 24yo 60.4% Adelphi Heavy sherried monster with toffée and caramel in the nose and nuts, dark chocolate and tobacco in the palate. Killed another sample as well: Caperdonich 1976 27yo 5...
by Bullie
Mon Mar 26, 2007 2:44 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What did you drink last night?
Replies: 12285
Views: 1234905

Wonderful springweather in Sweden yesterday. Spent a couple of hours on my balcony, with a dram of Highland Park 23yo RMW SC, sided by a Griffin's Hecho y Mano cigar... What a wonderful sunday afternoon...
by Bullie
Mon Mar 26, 2007 6:44 am
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: What do you collect
Replies: 57
Views: 11559

I buy to drink, but I do have some different Bunnahabhains, Ardbegs, Glenmorangie and Glengoyne... and a lot of bottles from closed distilleries.
by Bullie
Sun Mar 25, 2007 1:09 am
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What are you drinking now?
Replies: 24092
Views: 1634752

A very nice dram indeed:

Tullibardine 33yo 43.6% Dewar Rattray

:D
by Bullie
Fri Mar 23, 2007 11:54 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: Oh dear, what have I done?
Replies: 624
Views: 58714

Congratulations Malty! I wish you the very best with your new 24 hour a day occupation! ;) I'll make sure to pop in next time I'm in Munich.

Please do post the name and websiteadress here later on.
by Bullie
Fri Mar 23, 2007 11:48 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What are you drinking now?
Replies: 24092
Views: 1634752

Bullie that sounds great what a good idea. Let us know how it goes. :) It turned out to be a fantastic tasting. To bad only 18 people showed up in the chat. The tasting was completely blind, and all we knew was that out of the six whiskies to be tasted, one was a scottish single malt and the rest w...
by Bullie
Fri Mar 23, 2007 6:23 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What are you drinking now?
Replies: 24092
Views: 1634752

Nothing at the moment, but in 45 minutes I'll attend a online whiskytasting, were there will be 5 japanese whiskies and one scottish. All blind. :roll: We'll be 35 people attending on a dedicated chat-server, chatting about the samples we've got sent home to us...
by Bullie
Fri Mar 23, 2007 6:18 pm
Forum: Whisky Tastings
Topic: Ardbeg Nearly There
Replies: 148
Views: 24368

That is alot of bottles, I thought there were only 6000 each of the first 2 released. 2400 to one country would be a big chunk of that or are they releasing alot more to keep up with demand? Len Sweden got over 1200 bottles of the 'Still Young'. We drink alot of single malt here. One of four bottle...
by Bullie
Thu Mar 22, 2007 9:33 am
Forum: Whisky Tastings
Topic: Ardbeg Nearly There
Replies: 148
Views: 24368

Ardbeg Almost There will be released in Sweden May 2:d, there will be around 2400 bottles available at approx. £35. It will probably sell out in a week. :lol:
by Bullie
Wed Mar 21, 2007 9:22 am
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What did you drink last night?
Replies: 12285
Views: 1234905

Did a H2H Glen Mhor-battle last night. (And trying to go thru some old samplebottles to get some empty ones as well) Glen Mhor 1976 21yo 43% Hart Brothers Glen Mhor 1979 25yo 43% G&MP The 21 yo wins the battle by just a few tiny points. It seems to have a higher alcoholic level than stated 43%. ...
by Bullie
Tue Mar 13, 2007 9:27 am
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What did you drink last night?
Replies: 12285
Views: 1234905

Spent the weekend promoting whisky around Sweden. Got a very nice treat from a friend:

Macallan 1940 (G&MP)

Amazingly very fresh and fruity. Not so much woodnotes as I expected.

Also, during saturday night, a very extensive belgian aletasting. 20 different bottles.
by Bullie
Sat Mar 10, 2007 8:57 am
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: How many bottles from a sherry butt bottled at cask strenght
Replies: 8
Views: 3680

Most likely yes... :)
by Bullie
Sat Mar 10, 2007 8:49 am
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What did you drink last night?
Replies: 12285
Views: 1234905

I ended my friday night with a dram of Bunnahabhain 12yo OB, were the bottle has been opened for 4 years (nearly 5). Absolutely brilliant!!! :D
by Bullie
Sat Mar 10, 2007 8:46 am
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: How many bottles from a sherry butt bottled at cask strenght
Replies: 8
Views: 3680

Are you sure it's a Single Cask? There are bottlings with several casks even though they are Cask Strenght. Also, the sherry butt contains up to 600 liters (most of them is around 500 liters though). You don't specify the age of the whisky, so it's hard to estimate how much the angels got. Fx, if it...
by Bullie
Fri Mar 09, 2007 10:03 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What are you drinking now?
Replies: 24092
Views: 1634752

Just poured myself a nice, big, tasty dram of the heavy stuff:

Springbank 32yo OB 46%

Life is just wonderful sometimes... :lol:
by Bullie
Fri Mar 09, 2007 10:41 am
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: Whisky shops in Glasgow
Replies: 9
Views: 2371

If he/she is flying in thru Prestwick, the whiskyshop at the airport is brilliant. Lot's of good stuff ther. And OK priced as well...
by Bullie
Wed Mar 07, 2007 9:11 am
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: Mustardhead "does" Whisky Live
Replies: 21
Views: 3847

Very entertaining reading! :) Seems as you had a fantastic day!
by Bullie
Tue Mar 06, 2007 6:53 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What are you drinking now?
Replies: 24092
Views: 1634752

Spending a lot of time investigating the wonderful world of beer/ale:

Bryggeriet Djævlebryg 'Son of Nekron' Porter 6,5%
Satans gode øl!


Translated:
The Devils Brewery 'Son of Nekron' porter 6.5%
The tasty ale of Satan!
by Bullie
Tue Mar 06, 2007 6:49 pm
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: If I like Laphroaig 10.....
Replies: 17
Views: 7280

And why not a Talisker 10yo! Or Ardbeg Still Young... Port Charlotte PC5 might be an alternative as well. And don't forget Caol Ila 12yo CS.
by Bullie
Tue Mar 06, 2007 10:17 am
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: When having a few (or more) drams, do you usually...
Replies: 36
Views: 6575

I do a lot of private head to head tastings at home, and usually I have one or two more different as reference. So, 3-4 different drams...
by Bullie
Tue Mar 06, 2007 10:05 am
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: Type of glass?
Replies: 112
Views: 54112

Glencairn most of the time. At tastings I use sherry copitas such as those in irishwhiskeychaser's pictures.
by Bullie
Tue Mar 06, 2007 9:41 am
Forum: Whisky Books
Topic: Whisky Maps of Scotland - help finding some please
Replies: 16
Views: 8936

les taylor wrote:I can't believe that Bullie has posted the same post as me whilst I was typing it up.


:shock:


;) Magic.... 8)
by Bullie
Tue Mar 06, 2007 9:36 am
Forum: Whisky Events
Topic: A wee list of upcoming Whisky Events
Replies: 25
Views: 5635

Wendy wrote:Hi Bullie:
It is very good of you to continue to update the list. Thank you.
Kind regards,
Wendy


I do the same for the swedish whiskyforum, but at that site I also add all the forummembers that will attend a fair, so carpools can be made or travelcompanions can be found.
by Bullie
Tue Mar 06, 2007 9:17 am
Forum: Whisky Books
Topic: Whisky Maps of Scotland - help finding some please
Replies: 16
Views: 8936

Re: Whisky Maps of Scotland - help finding some please

Does anyone know a bookshop / map shop / whisky shop where I could get a supply sent over to me? Thanks in advance for your help, MT At Neil Wilson Publishing you'll find this one: The Angels' Share Malt Whisky Map Of Scotland Author: Neil Wilson ISBN: 1903238420 Price: £ 7.99 There have been whisk...
by Bullie
Tue Mar 06, 2007 9:08 am
Forum: Whisky Magazine
Topic: Whisky Magazine "Packaging"
Replies: 6
Views: 2342

In Sweden they show up wrapped in plastic with the adress printed on a covering leaflet. Never had any problems with damaged magazines.

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