Tag Archives: scotch

A Balvenie Vertical & Some Thoughts On The Brand

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

Review- Craigellachie, Worm Tubs and Some Dirty Overtones.

Looking at a punchy and yet tempered 19yo Craigellachie as well as talking dirty malts and worm tubs.

A Look Around The Diageo Archives

Myself and Tom Thomson spend the day in whisky geek heaven…

Desert Island Drams – Tom Thomson

Tom Thomson nominates his Desert Island Dram.

Review – The Dalmore Regalis

Dalmore is certainly an opinion splitter when it comes to whisky enthusiasts. I’ve always been a fan, and as an ex-marketing student it’s as as much for their slick marketing as for their product. The Dalmore Distillery was founded by Alexander Mathieson in 1839 and passed through various owners until its acquisition by Whyte & […]

Lagavulin 8 Year Old Special Edition

A look at the Special Edition Lagavulin release that celebrates the distilleries 200th anniversary.

Discovering Tormore – ‘The Pearl of Speyside’

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

The mystery of The Glenlivet Cipher

A look at the rather mysterious Glenlivet Cipher.

Claxtons Auchroisk 25

Independant bottlers Claxtons return with a 25 y.o Auchroisk single cask bottling.

An evening of Cigars and Whiskies

A look back at a pleasant evening of whisky and cigar pairing.