Author Archives: AmateurDrammer

Review- Fettercairn 12 and 28 year old

Never let it be said that I don’t get round to doing things eventually. Almost a year after attending the re-launch of the Fettercairn brand I’m finally getting round to some more comprehensive notes…

Review – The Reinvigoration of Balblair

Reinvigorated, refreshed and polished. How does the shiny new Balblair range stack up?

Review – Suntory Toki

A Japanese whisky that doesn’t break the bank AND is remarkably drinkable? Surely not…

Cigar Review – Rocky Patel Vintage 1990 Toro

Our resident cigar reviewer takes a look at a cigar which has twice been named in Cigar Aficionado Magazines Top 25 Cigars of The Year – the Rocky Patel Vintage 1990 Toro

Review -The Tweeddale The Evolution 28 Year Old

Taking a look at The Tweeddale 28 Year Old Blended Scotch Whisky.

Review – Lauders Finest Blended Scotch Whisky (Estimate late 1980’s)

Attempting to review Lauders Finest Blended Scotch Whisky, however all is not as it seems inside the bottle…

The Ascension of Tamdhu

The Ascention of Tamdhu – A look at two different expressions from the core range, as well as a short history of the distillery and some thoughts about the direction that the brand is taking.