Category Tasting notes

Press Release: Spirit of Speyside: Distilled

New exhibitors to feature at next months Spirit of Speyside: Distilled Festival.

The Dalmore Cigar Malt and a Tale of Two Partagas.

Looking at the Dalmore Cigar Malt with and without a cigar.

The Syndicate 58/6 12yo Blended Scotch Whisky.

A Blended Whisky with width AND depth? Yes please…

A Tale Of Three Highland Lairds.

Looking at a Glentauchers, Port Charlotte and an Arran from indie bottlers Bartels’ Highland Laird range.

Highland Park Valkyrie & The Introduction of The Viking Soul Concept.

The first of a new batch of Highland Park expressions paying homage to the brands Viking heritage, The Valkyrie.

Black & White Blended Scotch Whisky circa 1965

When this whisky was distilled: Man had not yet landed on the moon. The Vietnam war was still ongoing. Ronnie & Reggie Kray were still running organised crime in London. The Rolling Stones had not long released  (I can’t get no) Satisfaction. The Beatles completed their last live tour. Ok, so its old. Really old. […]

A Clynelish Tasting Compendium Including A Short History & An Appreciation.

A look at the history of this cult distillery and a whole miscellany of tasting notes covering original bottlings, cask samples and Indie offerings as well as images of the Distillery from Diageo’s archives.