Tag Archives: review

Review: The Glen Moray Mastery.

A look at a luxury special edition release to celebrate Glen Moray’s 120 anniversary.

A Balvenie Vertical & Some Thoughts On The Brand

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

Review – The Glenfiddich IPA experiment, or, how the stag learnt to hop (pun intended) 

I’m just going to come out and say it. I’m all for NAS whiskies. However this only on the proviso that they are perhaps a different to a distilleries core range or house style. To use marketing speak I like them to be character-led. Swapping your base level age stated expression for, or introducing, a […]

Review – Black Mountain Notes Fumées

The Black Mountain Compagnie is a relatively new French operation with a couple of releases under their belt already. Their distillery is still at the pre build stage and they are keen to showcase a product now that will be indicative of what will be produced there in future. They are sourcing whisky from Scotland […]

Review – The Bowmore 9 Year Old

The first review of 2017 looks at the Bowmore 9 year old.

The AmateurDrammer.com Whisky of The Year – Gordon & MacPhail Rare Vintage Glen Grant 1966.

As the end of the year approaches a writers mind starts thinking about writing ‘whisky of the year’ type articles.  Now I am not usually one for those types of article, and this year is no different but it just so happens that my review of what I would have named as the best whisky […]

Press Release – Black is the new Black…. Introducing the Black Bowmore 50 Year Old

Bowmore launch the last in their Black range. A 50 year old limited edition expression.