Three ships 5yo some peat, good quality cheapie. ~R160
Black Bottle ~R350
Loch Lomond Single Malt ~R370
Ardbeg 10yo ~R650
Ardbeg An Oa ~R800
Ardbeg Uigeadail (amazing stuff!) ~R1000
Bruichladdich Port Charlotte ~R1000
Bunnahabhain Cruach Mhona ~R1000 (often pops up on ODO for R950, 1l of peaty...
Mmmm that Laddie Valinch sounds lovely.
I really love the Octomore, but damn that price point.
Kilchoman make some really good stuff. Between them and Wolfburn there are some interesting things going on.
I tried the new peat monster at Wade Bales and it's really good! Laphroaig certainly...
So buyfrompowerseller hasn't been able to do paypal for a while, so I gave play-asia a go. Didn't like paypal with a guest account, so eventually had to register and pay with my credit card. They actually called me to verify my details before releasing the code. Got the code within minutes after...
I think the special releases and the private barrel collaborations are having a positive effect on the people who are "into" whisky. They in turn makes suggestions to friends and family on purchase decisions. For example I introduced a friend to three ships 5yo based purely on my experiences...