Planet Whiskies Advent Calendar - 24 of Scotland's best whiskies, from rare Scotch to award-winning drinks from Scottish Distilleries.
Published Date: 1st December 2018
Planet Whiskies this year is excited to be taking part in the annual Whisky Advent Calendar run down to Christmas 2018. It's going to be an exciting 24 days seeing what beauties are in this year's calendar.
Within the advent calendar this year we are expecting rare Scotch to award-winning drinks from individual distilleries throughout Scotland.
DAY 1 - 1st December 2018
The Lost Distilleries Blend - Batch 11 Vol 52.3%
The Blended Whisky Company
Not sure what distilleries this blend comes from except they are now closed. To buy a full bottle of Batch 11 would cost in the region of £350.
DAY 2 - 2nd December 2018
The Exceptional Blend 1st Edition
By Sutcliffe & Son
So Day 2 of Advent, we have an exceptional blend from Sutcliffe & Son. The volume for this 3cl bottle is 43%.
DAY 3 - 3rd December 2018
Caol Ila 2004 (bottled 2016) Moscatel Cask Finish Distllers Edition
So Day 3 of Advent, we have our first Single Malt Scotch Whisky after have two blends the first two days. So Day 3 is a cracker, Caol Ila 12 year old with a Moscatel Cask Finish.
DAY 4 - 4th December 2018
Dewar's 12 Year Old The Ancestor Blended Scotch Whisky
So Day 4 of Advent, we have another blended whisky from Dewar's and it's a 12 year old called The Ancestor. The volume for this blended whisky is 40%.
DAY 5 - 5th December 2018
Dailuaine 15 year old - Batch 2
Day 5 we have a Single Malt from That Boutique-Y Whisky Company. It's a Dailuaine 15 Year Old - Batch 2. The volume for this Single Malt whisky whisky is 47.5%.
DAY 6 - 6th December 2018
Tamdhu Batch Strength - Batch 3 Vol 58.3%
On Day 6 we have a batch strength Single Malt from Tamdhu. The batch is 3 and the volume is 58.3%. Fantastic smell from this malt and one that I will be looking forward to tasting later.
DAY 7 - 7th December 2018
Fettercairn 12 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky
On Day 7 the dram is a cracker as it's a Fettercairn 12 Year Old with at 40% Volumn. Will be looking forward to having this later today.
DAY 8 - 8th December 2018
Crabbie 8 Year Old Single Malt Whisky
On Day 8 we have Crabbie 8 Year Old. Never tried a Crabbie Single Malt before so excited to be able to try this later in the day. As it's a Saturday there will be no driving done today.
DAY 9 - 9th December 2018
Dailuaine 4 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky
On Day 9 we have a Dailuaine 4 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky with a volume of 46%. This malt was bottled by Carn Mor Strictly Limited
DAY 10 - 10th December 2018
Kilchoman 2012 Wine Finish (cask 405) (bottled 2018)
On Day 10 we have a Kilchoman 2012 Wine Finish (cask 405) (bottled 2018). This was exclusively bottled for Drinks by the Dram and the volume is 56.9%
DAY 11 - 11th December 2018
Loch Lomond 12 Year Old Single Malt Scottish Whisky
On Day 11 we have a malt from the banks of Loch Lomond with their 12 Year Old Single Malt. This malt has a volume of 46%.