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.

Review – Ardgowan Expedition

Taking a look at the limited edition Ardgowan Expedition Blended Malt.

An Overview – Diageo Special Releases 2018

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

Review – A Jumble of Johnnie Walkers

A quick look at the history of one of the worlds biggest whisky brands and tasting notes on some random expressions including some from the 70’s and 80’s.

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.

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 Look Around The Diageo Archives

Myself and Tom Thomson spend the day in whisky geek heaven…

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.

Desert Island Drams – A ‘his and hers’ special, with the Whisky Spellers.

Desert Island Drams goes ‘Mr and Mrs’

What to buy a Whisky Drinker for Christmas? Here are a few Ideas.

The AmateurDrammer.com essential Christmas Shopping guide – What to buy a Whisky Drinker.