One year on.

So I've been doing this blog for just over a year now, in that time I've met some really lovely and interesting people. They have helped me try and sample a whole host of new whiskies, introduced me to brands I've never thought of trying and in some cases never heard of before with some …

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My 2016 drams of the year.

It's that time of the year again where we all look back at the year gone, where we think about the people we've met, places we've visited and drams we've tried. So this year I've been involved in quite a few tastings and been to my first whisky festival, visited my favourite distillery again and …

Glendronach Sherry Single cask release Batch 14.

​GLENDRONACH DISTILLERY has today (19th October) released its fourteenth batch of single cask bottlings.   Retrieved from dark corners of the warehouses and hand-selected by Master Distiller Billy Walker, there are twelve phenomenal malts in Batch 14 ranging from 12 to 30 years.   All twelve malts are drawn from either Pedro Ximenez Sherry Puncheons or …

Loch Lomond Single Grain 46% abv. 

I've been very fortunate to have been one of the lucky few that were chosen to sample and review the new expression from Loch Lomond distillery. The distillery has gone through some changes over the past couple of years, starting with a management buy-in backed buy an equity group in March 2014. This was the …