Author Archives: AmateurDrammer

What Every Whisky Drinker Needs To Know About Port

What Every Whisky Drinker Needs To Know About Port- a brief guide to the Portuguese fortified wine.

Review – The Glen Garioch 12 and a bonus 1978 Single Cask.

Review – The Glen Garioch 12 and a bonus 1978 Single Cask -2 drams, 2 styles and 4 decades apart

Review – Elements of Islay – Peat & Sherry

A quick look at Peat & Sherry – a new release from TWE’s independent bottling operation Elements of Islay

Review – Out of the Glen Ord(inary) – Mey Selections Rare Cask

Out of the Glen Ord(inary) – Going independent to sample a Glen Ord from outwith the “Singleton Trifecta’

Review – An English Head to Head – East London vs The Lakes

Review – An English whisky head to head featuring expressions from the East London Liquor Co and The Lakes Distillery.

Fire and Ice in the Shadow of Ben Wyvis

Fire and Ice in the Shadow of Ben Wyvis – A Tour and Tasting at Glenwyvis Distillery.

Whisky Conversations – Keith Cruickshank – Distillery Manger – Benromach

Talking with Keith Cruickshank about the essence of Benromach, his love for Benromach 10 and the launch of the new 50 year old.