Tomintoul 16 Year Old – Sauternes Cask Finish

The Tomintoul Distillery is located within the Glenlivet estate, in the whisky region of Speyside. The distillery is named after the nearby village of Tomintoul which is the highest village in the Highlands of Scotland. The distillery was founded in 1964 by the Glasgow whisky traders Hey & Macleod and W. and S. Strong. Today…

Cotswolds Bourbon Cask

There is a special feeling when you receive something that is produced within the country you live especially when that country is not so well known for the product. Its even better when that product is something you have a real passion for.. The English whisky scene is gathering pace and one of the distilleries…

Ezra Brooks 99 Proof

Its been a while since i journeyed over the pond for a little American liquid.. Bourbon has long been a liquid i have stayed away from after finding it far too sweet for my palate but as time has gone by then i have learnt to appreciate it. I might even go as far as…

Rebel 100

Rebel 100 is a product said to be a more intense version of the rebel yell Bourbon, offered up at a slightly higher abv (50% or 100 proof ) which will hopefully give us a far deeper profile. This Bourbon is once again most probably a sourced product. This Bourbon carries a mashbill of Corn….

BIG PEAT ANNOUNCES 2021 CHRISTMASLIMITED EDITION AT CASK STRENGTH

Press Release BIG PEAT ANNOUNCES 2021 CHRISTMAS LIMITED EDITION AT CASK STRENGTH   Douglas Laing & Co, leading distiller, blender and bottler, today unveil Big Peat Christmas, the annual special bottling within their Islay Malt Scotch Whisky brand.   Offered at natural cask strength of 52.8% alcohol and proudly without colouring or chill-filtration, this year’s festive release is said to be “packed with…

Mackmyra Stjarnrok

From deep beneath a Swedish mountain our latest expression, Stjärnrök, arises into the heavens. Stjärnrök is nurtured from our handcrafted smoky recipes, and matured into its true form in a shelter of oloroso, ex-bourbon and American oak casks, building its body, complexity and gentle sweetness. Subterranean, it developed its deep, dark red ripe notes through Spanish…

Method in the Madness – What If..

We often ask ourselves What If.. What if we had done the things we wanted to do but didn’t just in case we failed, or it was not what we thought it would be. What If we just did it without asking why!! Its interesting and exciting when new products and innovations hit the markets,…

FETTERCAIRN ANNOUNCES NEXT INSTALMENT IN THEWAREHOUSE SERIES

Press Release FETTERCAIRN ANNOUNCES NEXT INSTALMENT IN THE WAREHOUSE SERIES New Warehouse 2 Batch No. 002 is eagerly anticipated following the global sell-out of Batch No. 001 earlier this year. Following the overwhelming success of the first release from its new, small batch collection, Fettercairn Distillery has unveiled Warehouse 2 Batch No.002 showcasing the treasures…

Aberlour A’bunadh vertical collection of 66 bottles for sale..

Press Release A rarely seen vertical collection of AberlourA’bunadh, one of the largest ongoing whisky series of all time, has gone on sale for £15,884 through leading whisky broker Mark Littler Ltd.   The collection was built up over 10 years by Jon O’Connell from York who first discovered the renowned Speyside single malt whisky after a chance…

Dalwhinnie 15 Year Old

You know that feeling when you think a whisky is good but you never seem to drink it anymore… Well Dalwhinnie 15 is one of those whiskies for me, i honestly thought i had already reviewed it and it was only when i noticed a pic on social media that i really fancied a dram…

Bladnoch Distillery announces rare bottle for charity auction

Press Release BLADNOCH DISTILLERY ANNOUNCES RARE BOTTLEFOR CHARITY AUCTION Proceeds from the only First Edition Sample Room Reserve bottle to be released will go to supporting Dumfries & Galloway Mental Health AssociationBLADNOCH, SCOTLAND (AUGUST 10TH, 2021) – Bladnoch Distillery announced today that one rare bottle of their Sample Room Reserve whisky will be released through…

Glen Moray 16 Year Old 2005 – Old Malt Cask

You can never grumble when offered a Glen Moray, or can you ? Glen Moray like i have said so many times is often overlooked and ridiculed by those who have been rather blinkered by the price of its liquid. Glen Moray Distillery first produced spirit on the 13th September 1897 although there had been…

Jura 29 Year Old 1992 – Cask Strength Collection – Signatory

I don’t think i will be doing the distillery a dis service by saying Jura is one of those distilleries that has a love / hate relationship with whisky drinkers.. The core range especially has people split on opinions and it is rare to hear anything other than it is good or it is bad…

Clonakilty Double Oak Finish

I have said it many times that Irish whiskey has an important role within the whisky world and is long overdue the respect it should be given. Once considered as one of the worlds finest whiskey products it has long since fallen from grace, but that is changing. Over the past few years the Irish…

Sukhinder Singh’s miniatures collection heads to auction

Press Release.. Sukhinder Singh, co-founder of leading global whisky retailer The Whisky Exchange, is putting part of his miniatures collection up for auction viaWhisky.Auction from Sunday 15th August, including some very rare examples of early bottlings. Sukhinder will be selling 400 miniatures from his collection amassed over several decades, many matching the full bottles he…

O’Connell Whiskey Merchants inaugural release in the new Caledonian Series

Press Release O’CONNELL WHISKEY LAUNCH THE CALEDONIAN SERIES The release of the Caledonian Series whisky from W.D. O’Connell is a new direction for the already unique portfolio of whiskeys released since they established the business in 2019. Not only is it a Scotch whisky but it’s the first available exclusively online via their own store…

Aberlour Casg Annamh Batch 5

Do you remember the good old days when we had Abunadh ? Well that beast of a dram was kind of replaced by this Casg Annamah or “Rare cask” to you and I… Although the beloved Abunadh is still going it has reached the dizzying heights of batch 68 or somewhere around there and has…

Virgin Oak Finish – Glen Moray

Glen Moray Distillery Exclusive The Bottle Your Own scene seems to be everywhere these days and although most distilleries are strict on you only getting a bottle when visiting the distillery some will be friendly and bottle you one up if you ask nicely.. Glen Moray is one of those distilleries and although some argue…