Author Archives: AmateurDrammer
As it turns out there are distilled sprits other than Whisky, and so begins a irregular series of non-whisky reviews This week: Rum.
A review of a new blended malt, featuring raincoats and a soggy forest.
Looking at the new Fettercairn 16 year old and asking if you are going full on experimental then why not get a little contrived?
The week Rob Beaton takes a closer look at a well known yet often overlooked malt – The Balvenie Doublewood.
Looking at the inaugural release from Colonsay Beverages – The Scalasaig ‘Island Hopper’
Looking at an unusual cask type utilised by a new independent bottler.
New Columnist Rob Beaton takes a look at one of his all time favourites – Talisker 18
New Glasgow based Indie bottlers Dram Mòr may be under the radar just now but will their first release be the start of good things to come?
I don’t really know much about American whiskies – which probably means I probably shouldn’t write about them.
Or perhaps it means I should write about them?
Either way, here is a review of some juice from across the pond…
What Every Whisky Drinker Needs To Know About Port- a brief guide to the Portuguese fortified wine.