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Best single malt scotch?

Tableau ImTableau
Jan 20

What are some of the best single malts? Share your personal favorites & why do you love it?

I love Balvenie 12y, Laphroaig 10y, Aberlour 12y, Lagavulin 16y.

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  • F5 Networks / Engetcd
    Glenlivet 18, Macallan 18
    Jan 200
  • Google coolcode
    macallan 12 is king of single malt.. must try..
    Jan 202
    • Tableau ImTableau
      OP
      Oh yeah, I really liked that one too.. it’s really one of the best from Scotland.
      Jan 20
    • Oracle abrakazam
      Just picked some up on this thread's recommendation :)
      Jan 31
  • Lending Club No.1resolv
    BRUICHLADDICH BLACK ART 5
    Jan 200
  • Walmart.com ToKL28
    Bowmore 18. Awesome!
    Jan 203
    • Tableau ImTableau
      OP
      I had Bowmore 12 & it was good. I’ll certainly give 18y a try. Thanks for sharing.
      Jan 20
    • Walmart.com ToKL28
      A sip of Bowmore 18 is like a journey to the heart of Scotland.
      Jan 20
    • Tableau ImTableau
      OP
      Wow!! Can’t explain it any better!!
      Jan 20
  • Microsoft DangerRngr
    None of those. Only go for single cask too, and none from those big corporations. Family owned only.
    Jan 312
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    Nikka
    Jan 211
    • Unity McGyver
      Dude.... that’s offensive
      Jan 25
  • Brightcove gbYh57numa
    Lagavulin ftw
    Jan 200
  • Macallan and lagavulin
    Jan 200
  • Microsoft / EngFreshPrinc
    If you like Laphroaig and Lagavulin, try Ardberg An OA. Or any of the Ardbergs, but the an OA fits that flavor profile.
    Jan 212
    • Microsoft / EngFreshPrinc
      I know you specifically asked for single malt, but if you like the smokier ones you should really try Johnny Walker double black. It's got a great peaty flavor and is super smooth. The best Johnny if you ask me, it's got more character than blue or platinum.
      Jan 21
    • Tableau ImTableau
      OP
      I have had all the Johnny Walker labels & really liked double black. That’s one of the best blended scotch on the market.
      Jan 21
  • Citibank Qt7l
    Many of you don’t seem to know the difference between single malts and blends. Furthermore, Johnny walker and the like are the Budweiser of scotch (blends no less).
    Jan 211
    • Microsoft / EngFreshPrinc
      There are very good blends and very bad blends. There are very bad single malts. If you want to be a snobby asshole you can, if that's what makes you happy, you're the one missing out on life.
      Jan 21
  • PayPal / EngGopherGd
    Amrut or blue label
    Jan 201
    • Oracle redvsblue
      Blue label is blended don’t count
      Jan 21
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    El_Kabongmore
    Laphroaig 18 is expensive, but worth it. Caol Ila is my personal fave.
    Feb 20
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    Yamazaki
    Jan 260
  • Apple civilize
    Cevas Regal?
    Jan 210
  • Oracle flopmophop
    On a casual budget, Grangestone 12
    Jan 210
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    Yellow spot
    Jan 210
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    Talisker
    Jan 210
  • Citibank Qt7l
    Here’s a great thread.

    https://us.teamblind.com/s/SzxUcJpV
    Jan 200
  • Microsoft Grlcode
    Glenmorangie Signet, Balvenie 14 (Caribbean cask)
    Jan 200
  • Apple Boingboing
    Macallan 18
    Jan 200

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