Glenlossie 17 – That Boutique-y Whisky Company.

Founded in 1876 by John Duff  the distillery is today under ownership of Diageo and shares its grounds with sister distillery Mannochmore.. With a capacity of around 3.7 million litres of alcohol per year the distillery is equipped with one stainless steel full lauter mash tun, eight larch washbacks and 3 pairs of stills. Although…

North British 27yo Single Grain.. That Boutique-y Whisky Company.

It’s raining grain.. Ok let me explain, at the time of writing this review here in the uk we are in the middle of the harvest season, it only seems right I review a single grain whisky ! That Boutique-y Whisky Company is at the moment bottling some stupendous single grains !! And this North…

Tennessee Whisky From That Boutique-y Whisky Company..

Time to take a journey over the big pond to Kentucky, Tennessee, now who the Dickel Distilled this one then ? First things first, is this Whisky, whiskey or Bourbon …  Well the good folks from That Boutique-y whisky company assure me this Tennessee whisky is Whisky, so next I know you are thinking my…

Islay #2, 25 yo.. That Boutique-y Whisky Company..

Day 22 and I’m Islay bound.. Now which secret distillery do we have here … It’s an Ard one !! That Boutiquey Whisky Company just seems to have a sadistic side to it, expression after expression is being released from top distilleries who insist on withholding the name and us poor customers have to try…

Ledaig 18 yo. That Boutique-y Whisky Company.

Tobermory ( this distillery produces both Tobermory and the peated Ledaig )  was established back in 1788 by the British Fisheries Society in a small farming settlement, built around the medieval church at the top of the hill. Then in the 1790’s an inspired a bold new vision by John Sinclair, a local kelp merchant…

Cameronbridge 24 year old – Batch 2 That Boutique-y Whisky Company

Cameronbridge Distillery It’s all about the Grain.. Cameronbridge Distillery was originally  founded back in 1813 by John Edingon and co but did not obtain a legal license until 1824 when Home Haig ( one of the founders of DCL which later became UDV and Diageo)  originally set it up as a malt distillery but was…

Glen Ord 20 year old That Boutique-y Whisky Company.

Tonight’s delightful dram from my Boutiquey advent calendar is this 20yo Glen Ord, independently bottled by That Boutiquey Whisky Company this is bottled at 51.9% and is of course all natural colour and NCF ..   Nose.. Floral with fresh apple peel, early morning walk through a fruit orchard in blossom.. candied orange, cinnamon, heather honey…..

Blended whisky #1 35 year old – That Boutique-y Whisky Company.

A simple thing like an advent calendar can bring so much happiness to a young child but now we have the ultimate teaser for adults in the form of whisky advent calendars and this year I went and treated myself to one in the form of the Boutiquey Whisky Company advent calendar which over the…

That Boutique-y Whisky Company Blend #3 batch 1.

That Boutique-y Whisky Company just keeps on giving.. This time I have the pleasure of sitting down with one of their blended whiskies, Blend #3 batch 1 which as soon as you open the bottle just seems to scream sherry so I’m more than happy to spend a little time with this in my glass…..