Visiting The Famous Grouse Experience at Glenturret Distillery

Visiting The Famous Grouse Experience at Glenturret Distillery and enjoying some time in the Blending Room.

A Glenfarclas Double Header.

Looking at the Glenfarclas 10yo and 25yo expressions, as contained in this months The Dram Team subscription box.

A Private Tour of Berry Bros. & Rudd

A look around the Berry Bros & Rudd premises in Central London, including a peek into the Berry family private collection.

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.

The AmateurDrammer.com Whisky of The Year

As the end of the year approaches a writers mind starts thinking about writing ‘whisky of the year’ type articles.  Now I am not usually one for those types of article, and this year is no different but it just so happens that my review of what I would have named as the best whisky […]

A Trio of Single Cask Wemyss Malts

A look at 3 distillery exclusive single cask releases from Wemyss Malts.

The Ascension of Tamdhu

The Ascention of Tamdhu – A look at two different expressions from the core range, as well as a short history of the distillery and some thoughts about the direction that the brand is taking.

Review – The Exceptional Blend from Sutcliffe & Sons.

Looking at the Exceptional Blend and asking if exceptional components add up to exceptional results.

A Balvenie Vertical & Some Thoughts On The Brand

A short Balvenie vertical and some thoughts on an unfairly overlooked brand.

Desert Island Drams – Brian Kinsman

This week Brian Kinsman, Master Blender at William Grant and Sons, nominates his Desert Island Dram