Category Ramblings

What Every Whisky Drinker Really Should Know About Sherry

A brief introduction to Sherry and its relationship with Whisky.

Fettercairn Rising

Looking at the re-launched and re-invigorated Fettercairn range and the 12, 28, 40 and 50 year old expressions.

Trying out a 1920’s Style Professional Blenders Glass.

Some thoughts on a modern recreation of a 1920’s Blenders glass.

Old Pulteney to discontinue their 17 AND 21 yo expressions

News that Old Pulteney will be discontinuing some of its upper age stated expressions.

Distillery Visit – The Glenrothes

A look around the Glenrothes Distillery during a fun few days in Speyside.

Review – A Highland Park Vertical Tasting

Looking at an ascending age range of Highland Park expressions.

Review – The Glenfiddich IPA experiment, or, how the stag learnt to hop (pun intended) 

I’m just going to come out and say it. I’m all for NAS whiskies. However this only on the proviso that they are perhaps a different to a distilleries core range or house style. To use marketing speak I like them to be character-led. Swapping your base level age stated expression for, or introducing, a […]