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Discovering Tormore – ‘The Pearl of Speyside’

Having a look at a very underated and mostly unknown distillery.

Craigduff 1973

Ive been doing a few sample swaps recently and this was one of the recent arrivals.  Its not often you try a whisky that was distilled before you were born so I’ve been holding onto this one for a while until I could sit back and take my time over it.  After all, old age […]

Langatun Swiss Whisky

With Europe very much on the minds of those of us in the UK who are preparing to vote whether to remain part of the European Union or not, I thought this might be a good time to take a look at some drams from mainland Europe. This week we will look at Langatun Swiss […]

Delivery Day

Had a couple of interesting recent arrivals at Amateur Drammer HQ. Firstly some tasty looking Royal Brackla…   And my first Glenrothes!    Full reviews and tasting notes uploaded soon.

The Balvenie Caribbean Cask

A look at The Balvenie Caribbean Cask.

A Single Cask Glendronach

This particular expression was bottled to celebrate 50 years of The Green Welly and I was fortunate enough to get a sample last time I visited. This particular bottling was distilled in November 2003 and bottled in 2015. Matured exclusively in a PX sherry puncheon. It was taken from cask 4102 and is bottle number […]

Quick notes on two tasty Inchmurrins

Quick fire tasting notes on two rather tasty Inchmurrins.