A look at a Longrow Red, which has been finished in a Pinot Noir cask.
Looking at a punchy and yet tempered 19yo Craigellachie as well as talking dirty malts and worm tubs.
No matter who you are, its true. You really dont. There is probably no better way to humble yourself than to blindly test a whisky that you know nothing about, and to do it publicly just to give that extra element of pressure. So when a bottle marked only with a ‘?’ arrived from whisky […]
A (hopefully)comprehensive archive of all my reviews, rants, tasting notes, rambles, visits, tours, pictures and press releases organised alphabetically by distillery name.
Memories of home brought back by a fantastic new Springbank.
Writing exclusively for AmateurDrammer.com, Daniel Santiago nominates a whisky and cigar pairing.
Merry Christmas from The Amateur Drammer!
This weeks Desert Island Dram is nominated by Klaus Doblmann. Klaus is a whisky blogger from Austria. He blogs in English and focuses on reviewing whiskies with the occasional opinion piece thrown in. My whisky experience started right after my 18th birthday, over 10 years ago, with a bottle of Jim Beam (for making an Irish […]