Tag Archives: whisky

A Look Around The Diageo Archives

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

Review – Longrow Red Pinot Noir Cask

A look at a Longrow Red, which has been finished in a Pinot Noir cask.

Review – A Pair of Old Pulteneys

A look at the Old Pulteney 12 and asking if its worth upgrading to the 17.

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.

Desert Island Drams – Tom Thomson

Tom Thomson nominates his Desert Island Dram.