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Heads-up on the Watches of Knightsbridge September 2015 Auction and a few of our Highlighted Lots

On September 2, 2015 by Christopher Beccan 1 Comment
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Watches of Knightsbridge September 2015 Auction: Last week we spent some time over at 64 Knightsbridge to get hands-on with some of the timepieces in the upcoming September auction on the 12th. Like always we decided to pick out some of our highlighted lots and share our thoughts on them. The timepieces we highlighted consist of: […]

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Jura Tastival 2015 Single Malt Scotch Whisky

On August 31, 2015 by Christopher Beccan 0 Comment
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Jura Tastival 2015 Single Malt Scotch: Until recently, I’d never actually sampled any whisky from the Jura distillery but I must say, I was indeed pleasantly surprised. The Scotch of this Highland distillery is extremely distinctive to both newcomers and fans of the distillery alike, it exhibits oily, earthy and zesty notes. However, Tastival is […]

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JUST: Hands-on with the Exclusive Laurent Ferrier Galet Square William & Son Limited Edition

On August 26, 2015 by Christopher Beccan 0 Comment
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Laurent Ferrier Galet Square William & Son Limited Edition: This year Laurent Ferrier introduced the Galet Square at Baselworld and while some thought its appearance was similar to a timepiece from another watch manufacturer, I can assure you cushion-shaped timepieces have been around for over a decade, even pre-dating said watch manufacturer. We’ve looked at […]

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Bowmore Mizunara Cask Finish Single Malt Scotch Whisky – East Meets West

On August 24, 2015 by Christopher Beccan 1 Comment
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Bowmore Mizunara Cask Finish: Just last week I wrote some tasting notes on Bowmore’s 10-year-old Tempest Small Batch Release Scotch. This week we have a dram from the same distillery but this time there is a massive twist. Last week Bowmore contacted me in regards to a new release of Bowmore that has never been seen […]

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Introducing the Vacheron Constantin Historiques Cornes de Vache 1955, A Modern Interpretation of a Legendary Chronograph

On August 19, 2015 by Christopher Beccan 0 Comment
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Vacheron Constantin Historiques Cornes De vache 1955: Just this year at SIHH Vacheron introduced the Harmony collection, which houses Vacheron’s all new in-house manufactured chronograph complication. I had the opportunity to get hands-on with the Harmony Chronograph, which you can read my thoughts on here. Also this year, I sat down and spoke with Creative […]

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Bowmore Tempest Small Batch Release 10 Year Old Islay Single Malt Scotch (Batch No. 3)

On August 17, 2015 by Christopher Beccan 0 Comment
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Bowmore Tempest: Located on the Scottish shores of Loch Indaal ever since 1779, the Bowmore distillery is famed for producing some of the most exquisite Islay single malt Scotch whisky. Known for making some of the best well-balanced, rich, warm and smoky whisky, Bowmore set out to create a small batch release by the name […]

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JUST: Hands-on With The NOMOS Zurich Weltzeit True Blue

On August 12, 2015 by Christopher Beccan 1 Comment
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Nomos Zurich Weltzeit True Blue: So the Nomos Zürich Weltzeit is nothing new, I’d probably go as far as saying that it’s not earth shattering but often it is the simple things that go unnoticed, even I have been guilty of this. I consider Nomos the antithesis in the world of modern watchmaking, more often than […]

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Old Pulteney 35 Year Old Single Malt Scotch

On August 10, 2015 by Christopher Beccan 0 Comment
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Old Pulteney 35 Year Old Single Malt Scotch: A couple of months back I attended an Old Pulteney tasting session and among the 12 and 17-year-old expressions sampled that night was this delightful drop of maritime heaven; the 35-year-old expression of Old Pulteney. The 35-year-old expression of this maritime malt is matured in American ex-bourbon and Spanish ex-sherry […]

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