Review – Gordon & MacPhail 1969 Dallas Dhu

Ticking another closed distillery from the list courtesy of a new release from the Gordon & MacPhail Private Collection – this time Dallas Dhu.

Dallas Dhu

Spent a pleasant afternoon looking round Dallas Dhu distillery last week. The distillery hasn’t been operational since 1983 so it means you can have a good look round and get right up close to all the equipment, look inside stills and wash backs and climb inside kilns and mills. Dallas Dhu is owned by Historic […]

Review – Gordon & MacPhail Private Collection – 1966 Longmorn

This is the last review of three which covers the latest releases in the Gordon & MacPhail Private Collection. I’ve already published my thoughts and notes on a wonderful 1982 St Magdalene and a  rare release of a Dallas Dhu from 1969. The last of these releases is one that I have been deliberately saving […]

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.

An Opinion: Is It Time To Hit The Brakes On Press Release Jargon?

Urban Millennials? Disrupted Categories? What do these phrases even mean?

Let your product be your voice.

An Overview – The 2019 Diageo Special Releases Collection.

Some notes and thoughts from this years Special Releases Collection.