Blended Malt # 4 6 year old – That Boutique-y Whisky Company

Day 13 from the Boutiquey Whisky Company Advent Calendar and we have a blended malt ( or should we be saying a teaspooned malt ? ) For those not so familiar with the term “teaspoon” within the whisky world it refers to the act of adding a rather small amount of whisky to another distilleries…

Paul John 6yo – Batch 3 – That Boutique-y Whisky Company

That Indian whisky is back in my glass again !  This Paul John 6 yo whisky from That Boutiquey Whisky Company is rather delicious so what more can I tell you about it ?  Well it’s one of the peated casks from the Distillery and the peat most probably hails from that famous island of…

Douglas Laing’s Laphroaig 18yo (Consortium of cards)

Douglas Laing continues to keep things fresh with one of the latest releases.. The consortium of cards is a limited release of Old Particular bottles that  has been themed around a pack of cards..  The first release is an 18 year old Laphroaig that has matured in a single refill Butt, producing 665 bottles and…

PAUL JOHN SINGLE CASK #745

As time goes by and I get to try many new expressions from more and more distilleries and countries I keep coming back to Paul John expressions, the whisky is so very impressive, and with every new release of the single casks I just get more and more impressed… Recently I was very lucky to…

CAOL ILA 18yo ( The whisky lounge)

As many people know I’m not the biggest peated fan in the world but all my whisky friends keep sending me samples of this Islay malt or that one and as time goes past I must start to admit I’m getting into the peaty whisky but please don’t tell Ollie over at the whisky exchange…..

SALTY SEA DOG

A good few years back a local whisky shop employed a rather cheeky looking lad, I remember chatting to the staff who all spoke rather highly of this youn whipper snapper.. A good few years later and this your lad is no other than Joe Clark from the whisky lounge,  over the years we have…

CU BOCAN.. ( 1988 )

The beast has escaped..   Tomatin Distillery is fast becoming a favourite of mine, so recently when I had the opportunity to visit the distillery how could I resist.  The  distillery is producing some absolutely stunning whisky and while at the distillery they had just recieved delivery of the first bottles of the new beast,…