Looking at an excellent sherried Bruichladdich from independent bottler Whisky Broker.
When a sample arrived recently from Yorkshire based independent bottlers Claxtons I must admit to being rather over excited. You will (or should) know by now that I am a big fan of Bruichladdich. What you may not know however that as a recent convert to red wine one of my favourite varieties is Rioja. […]
It is accepted that there are things in life that you just do not mess with. Chuck Norris and Velociraptors being two very good examples of these. Im going to say that Bruichladdich 10 is one of my all time favourites, a great example of a single malt whisky. Its always been on […]
Looking at a rare 33 year old Inverleven from Gordon & MacPhail.
Looking at a collection of new releases from independent bottler Claxtons Spirits (and unearthing a stunner in the process)
A close encounter with Starward Australian whisky and the New World Distillery.
Trying the Ardbeg Kelpie and asking if we are getting lost in a myriad of Ardbegs?
Looking at a flight of Fettercairns. One bad, one good and one with an unlikely conclusion…
A delicate but complex Glen Elgin from Independant Bottlers Claxtons.
A (hopefully)comprehensive archive of all my reviews, rants, tasting notes, rambles, visits, tours, pictures and press releases organised alphabetically by distillery name.