You Dont Know As Much About Whisky As You Think You Do. Featuring Greg Dillon and the UDO.

No matter who you are, its true. You really dont. There is probably no better way to humble yourself than to blindly test a whisky that you know nothing about, and to do it publicly just to give that extra element of pressure. So when a bottle marked only with a ‘?’ arrived from whisky […]

Tasting Note Archive

A (hopefully)comprehensive archive of all my reviews, rants, tasting notes, rambles, visits, tours, pictures and press releases organised alphabetically by distillery name.

A Burns Night selection of Burns Malts

Its probably not escaped your attention that it is Burns Night tonight and every whisky company is vying for your attention as the “burns night dram” I thought is was as good an excuse as any to try several of the privately bottled range of Burns Malts from TheWhiskyBarrel.co.uk MacDuff 25 year old, Burns Malts […]

The Old Perth Blended Scotch Whisky

Perth is a city with a grand history when it comes to blended whiskies. Dewars, Bells and Grouse are three of the biggest. Old Perth Scotch Whisky was originally created in the early 1900s in Perth by the Thomson family.  The late 1970s saw the brand disappear but it has been brought back to life […]