Author Archives: AmateurDrammer

Review – Daftmill 2006 Summer Batch Release.

Looking at the Daftmill Summer Batch Release 2006 and discussing how to properly release a new whisky.

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.

Review – Some New (Old) Pulteney

Looking at some of the new Old Pulteney range. Including the NAS expression Huddart as well as the 15 and the 18 year olds.

An Overview – Diageo Special Releases 2018

An overview of the Diageo Special Releases Collection for 2018 with brief tasting notes and general impressions.

Review – Steel Bonnets Blended Malt Whisky.

Looking at the Steel Bonnets Blended Malt Whisky and asking how much should you expect to pay for marketing?

Review: Two Pure Malts – A Blair Athol and a Dalmore

Looking at two Pure Malts I was lucky enough to try at Spirit of Speyside: Distilled.

Cigar Review – Caldwell Eastern Standard Coretto

This month our resident cigar guru Daniel Santiago tries a relatively new hand rolled Dominican cigar.