Review – Glenrothes 1987 Vintage

Looking at the 1987 Vintage from Glenrothes, as featured on this months ‘This is my Dram’ podcast.

Review: The Glen Moray Mastery.

A look at a luxury special edition release to celebrate Glen Moray’s 120 anniversary.

A Glenfarclas Double Header.

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

Review – Glen Moray 2005 Burgundy Cask (A Distillery Exclusive)

A look at a distillery only bottling from Glen Moray.

Review – The Glenfiddich IPA experiment, or, how the stag learnt to hop (pun intended) 

I’m just going to come out and say it. I’m all for NAS whiskies. However this only on the proviso that they are perhaps a different to a distilleries core range or house style. To use marketing speak I like them to be character-led. Swapping your base level age stated expression for, or introducing, a […]

Spirit of Speyside: Distilled

The weekend of the 9th till the 11th September saw the inaugural Spirit of Speyside:Distilled festival take place in Elgin.  The annual Spirit of Speyside Festival is already well established but this was the first time they had brought many of their exhibitors together under one roof.  Many of these exhibitors were not just whisky […]

The mystery of The Glenlivet Cipher

A look at the rather mysterious Glenlivet Cipher.

Revisiting some Glenfiddichs – The 18 and 21

Revisiting a couple of older Glenfiddichs, The 18 and the 21 year olds.

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.

Review – Drumguish Single Malt Whisky

They say that good things come to those who wait. Or do they? Construction first began at Speyside Distillery near to Kingussie in the Scottish Highlands in 1962 under ownership of George Christie, a Glasgow based whisky broker. It wasn’t until 1990 however that the distillery first started to produce spirit. By 1993 Drumguish Single […]