Tag Archives: brora

Press Release – The Resurrection of Port Ellen and Brora.

News from Diageo of a return to production for two of its most famous closed distilleries.

Review – The Diageo Special Releases Collection 2017 and The Concept Car Principal

Concept cars, track days and the Special Releases 2017 collection from Diageo.

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.

First Look – Diageo Special Releases 2017

Diageo announce 9 of their 10 Special Release Expessions for 2017

A Look Around Brora Distillery

Last month I had the pleasure of being shown around the old Brora Distillery. Fantastic to look round the warehouses and wander amongst the silent buildings imagining the life that was once there. 

Head to Head – Two of Berry Brothers Own

Berrys Own Selection 16yo Clynelish vs Berrys Own Selection 18yo Caperdonich Clynelish Clynelish is fast becoming one of my favourite malts so I was hoping that this didn’t disappoint. The nose offers no real hints as to its palate, with only slight spice and minimal smoke. Palate opens up to honeycomb and spice with the […]