Loch Gorm named in the Whisky Advocate’s Top 20 whiskies of 2018February 7, 2019
Every year the Whisky Advocate Buying Guide reviewers collectively sample hundreds of whiskies, including rare and extremely limited releases. A blind tasting review takes place where a panel of international reviewers will taste many whiskies in a series of blind tasting flights to arrive at the final list, of which Loch Gorm is named ‘number 15’.
‘To determine our Top 20, we begin by looking only at whiskies that rated “outstanding” (90 points or higher on Whisky Advocate’s 100-point scale)… Each of these whiskies generates excitement and marks a highlight across a year of tasting’.
100% Islay 13th Edition
The 100% Islay 13th Edition was distilled from barley grown on the farm at Kilchoman in 2012, 2013 and 2014, it was then matured for a minimum of 8 years before 44 bourbon barrels were selected for this year’s release of bottles. “The 13th Edition is the first release since…September 11, 2023