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Craigellachie Twitter Tasting (#CraigellachieTT)

Just a quick reminder to join me on Twitter this coming Thursday (The 19th) for a live Twitter Tasting of 5 expressions of Craigellachie.    Im a big fan of the 13y.o and am very much looking forward to trying the others in the range.    Join in by following The Whisky Wire on Twitter and the hashtag #CraigellachieTT

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Teeling Tweet Tasting 19.11.2015 (#TeelingWhiskey)

I have never tried any of the Teeling Whiskey range so I am very much looking forward to joining in with the Teeling Whisky tweet tasting in association with The Whisky Wire.    Join me and many others on Twitter this coming Monday from 1900hrs by using the hashtag #TeelingWhiskey  

Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban 12 y.o

Glenmorangie is one of the best selling single malts in the world.  The company was purchased by Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy (who also own Ardbeg) in 2004. In line with the parent companies image it was rebranded to help it appeal to a more luxury market. Glenmorangie have several different expressions with various different wood […]

Ledaig 13 year Old Gordon and McPhail Bottling

   On the nose its mild peat smoke and a sort of lemony sweetness. This was a disappointment for me, it just seems thin and lacking in the typical Ledaig character. The palate feels mildly oily and lacks a certain something, there is a mild off note here I cant quite place.  The finish is […]

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Glenfiddich Tasting, Dundee.

After a chance Twitter conversation I found myself at a Glenfiddich event last week hosted by Mark Thomson, UK brand ambassador.    Shamfully Ive always overlooked Glenfiddich both as a brand and as individual whiskies, so it was a great opportunity to find out a little more. We started off by trying the Glenfiddich 12, then the […]