Touring and Tasting at Tullibardine

Just off the A9 is a former workhorse distillery which has been moving into the single malt market with more than a nod to the vineyards of its owners.

What Casks Are Used In Whisky Production and What are Finishes?

Scotch Whisky must be matured in oak casks. However these casks can come from a variety of sources. Most whisky is matured in ex-bourbon casks from America.  This is due to rules governing bourbon production whereby the casks can only be used once. After this most are sent to Scotland for use in the whisky […]

Review – A Glenturret Core Quadruple

Looking at four Glenturret expressions on the tasting table today and asking if ‘faults’ can become strengths.

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.