Review – Drumguish Single Malt Whisky

They say that good things come to those who wait. Or do they? Construction first began at Speyside Distillery near to Kingussie in the Scottish Highlands in 1962 under ownership of George Christie, a Glasgow based whisky broker. It wasn’t until 1990 however that the distillery first started to produce spirit. By 1993 Drumguish Single […]

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.

Whisky Conversations: Ewan Gunn

In conversation with Ewan Gunn, Diageo’s Global Whisky Master.

An Overview – Diageo Special Releases 2018

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

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.

Review – The Exceptional Blend from Sutcliffe & Sons.

Looking at the Exceptional Blend and asking if exceptional components add up to exceptional results.

Review – Four Berry Bros. & Rudd Blended Malts

Taking a look at Berry Bros & Rudd’s latest line up of four new Blended Malts.

First Look: Diageo announce their Special Releases Collection for 2018.

Diageo announce details of their Special Releases Collection for 2018.

Review – Burnside and Bealach Ruadh from Chorlton Whisky.

Looking at a teaspooned Speysider and an undisclosed Islay malt from Chorlton Whisky.

A Balvenie Vertical & Some Thoughts On The Brand

A short Balvenie vertical and some thoughts on an unfairly overlooked brand.