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Desert Island Drams – Greg Dillon

Greg’s background is in brand strategy, having consulted with design agencies and brands the world over for more than a decade. He authors GreatDrams.com and also writes for various whisky magazines. After thinking long and hard my Desert Island Dram would just have to be Laphroaig 10 Year Old Cask Strength Batch 5. It is simply […]

Ardmore Traditional Cask

 Yes, thats a seaplane. And yes, thats the Ardmore Traditional Cask, no age statement, 46% abv, non chill filtered. Sweet and peaty on the nose, leading to a slightly agressive palate with big mouthfeel, cereal notes. Smoke and peat linger forcefully throughout until a slightly spiky, salted barley sugar finish. Considering the price point there […]