Tag Archives: campbeltown

Springbank 16y.o Local Barley

Memories of home brought back by a fantastic new Springbank.

Desert Island Drams – John Hunter

John is a tour guide at Kingsbarns Distillery visitor centre. I recently had the pleasure of a tour there and it comes highly recommended. I will definitely be writing more about this distillery in future!    In the meantime, here is his Desert Island Dram… My Desert Island dram?  Possibly the late and very much […]

Kilkerran Work in Progress 

   Sweet and smoky on the nose, not overwhelming peat smoke but similar to lingering bonfire smoke. Elements of grass and brine. The palate is again smoky which slightly overshadows the sherry notes, more like a charred vanilla. Sweet and peaty finish throught leading to a mild ash aftertaste. Lots going on within the glass […]