Press Release – The Resurrection of Port Ellen and Brora.

News from Diageo of a return to production for two of its most famous closed distilleries.

A Look Around Brora Distillery

Last month I had the pleasure of being shown around the old Brora Distillery. Fantastic to look round the warehouses and wander amongst the silent buildings imagining the life that was once there. 

In The Press

  The Press & Journal http://www.PressandJournal.co.uk January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 October 2018   Shooting Gazette http://www.shootinguk.co.uk      

An Overview – Diageo Special Releases 2018

An overview of the Diageo Special Releases Collection for 2018 with brief tasting notes and general impressions.

First Look: Diageo announce their Special Releases Collection for 2018.

Diageo announce details of their Special Releases Collection for 2018.

Review – The Diageo Special Releases Collection 2017 and The Concept Car Principal

Concept cars, track days and the Special Releases 2017 collection from Diageo.

A Clynelish Tasting Compendium Including A Short History & An Appreciation.

A look at the history of this cult distillery and a whole miscellany of tasting notes covering original bottlings, cask samples and Indie offerings as well as images of the Distillery from Diageo’s archives.

A Fistful of Fettercairn feat. The Good, The Bad and the Unlikely.

Looking at a flight of Fettercairns. One bad, one good and one with an unlikely conclusion…

First Look – Diageo Special Releases 2017

Diageo announce 9 of their 10 Special Release Expessions for 2017

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.