The Blended Whisky Company – The Xl Blend Batch 1

The XL Blend   This sample is from The blended whisky Company ( Tbwc … Now that’s familiar!! ) and is quite simply named The XL Blend and when you do any searches you get a limited amount of information, it seems the company is about releasing high quality, old fashioned blended whisky that reminds…

Glenglassaugh 1975, 40 yo.. Rare cask #2

Glenglassaugh Distillery is located in the highland whisky region but it does still carry many traits from the speyside region.. Located in the North east of Scotland, just a few miles from the small town of Portsoy in Banffshire the Distillery was first founded in 1875 by James Moir, a local entrepreneur who along with…

TIMOROUS BEASTIE 40yo ” IS IT A MYTH”

Scotland is full of old myths and tales of beasties, we have the Loch Ness monster, Morag, Lizzie and many many others but there are new tales of a beastie, one that may be living in a home near you, they say it lurks in dark corners, behind closed cabinet doors and even under the…

Glenfarclas 40yo

This is one whisky I just had to try. It’s just iconic in my eyes, a fantastic whisky that is very well priced. When talking of Glenfarclas you instantly think of sherried whisky, you know what your going to get but believe me when I say you get so much more with the 40yo. Glenfarclas…