Leith Whisky Trail
Fife Whisky Trail
Bespoke Whisky Tours
Having jotted down the tasting notes for these two drams ...
Boutique-y Whisky Advent Calendar
Reviewing the Boutique-y Whisky Advent Calendar is a work in ...
Milk & Honey
This sample from the Milk & Honey distillery is my ...
Tamdhu Batch Strength #4
Tamdhu wouldn’t have always been my first choice of dram ...
Spirit of Speyside Whisky Awards
Getting to The Station Hotel in Rothes this time around ...
That Boutique-y Dram Good Club 2: The Revenge
This is the second Dram Good Club box from That ...
That Boutique-y Whisky Company Advent Calendar
Those kind folk at That Boutique-y Whisky Company sent me ...
The Lakes Distillery Whiskymaker’s Reserve No. 1
Fair play to the Lakes Distillery. This time last year, ...
Impact of Yeast on Scotch Whisky Flavour
Impact of yeast on Scotch whisky flavour in lab to ...
Tasting at Loch Fyne Whiskies
It’s rare for me to have a Saturday evening off ...
That Boutiquey Dram Good Club
Being fortunate enough to live in Edinburgh (well, Leith to ...
Bimber means moonshine in Polish so I’m reliably informed by ...
Reviews of Port Ellen are a bit like buses; you ...
Teeling 24 years
This Teeling 24 year old single malt Irish whiskey won ...
Fife Whisky Trail April 2019
Despite being a cold, dreich day last Saturday, we were ...
GlenAllachie 12 years
The first thing that came to mind on seeing the ...
Expedition is the recently released expression from Ardgowan distillery. As ...
Let’s just get straight to the point here; Steel Bonnets ...
James Eadie Blair Athol 14
It’s no secret that I have a lot of time ...
The last blog post I wrote (for this site, at ...
Whisky and Women
For the second year running, our Whisky and Women event ...
The Finishing Touch
The idea behind this tasting was to try taste six ...
At this time of year, when I’m inevitably asked if ...
Benromach 2009 Wood Finish – Château Cissac
Although I’ve lived in Scotland for a number of years ...
The drive to Elgin was a slow one. Primarily because ...
Cadenhead’s Convalmore 175th Anniversary Bottling
Convalmore. This is a first for me. Probably because Convalmore ...
Travel Retail Exclusive Whisky
With the vast array of bottles of whisky adorning the ...
Highland Park Valkyrie
Dark Origins. A non-age statement whisky from Highland Park which ...
Closed Distillery and Lost Malts Tasting
Just a little over a month ago, I went to ...
Campbeltown Chronicles – Part 3: Scorchio!
On the third day of the festival, the Wee Toon ...
Campbeltown Chronicles: Part 2
My previous (and first) visit to Campbeltown was in March ...
Campbeltown Chronicles: Part 1
The Campbeltown Malts Festival takes place in May each year ...
World Whisky Day
This year, World Whisky Day falls on 20th May. So, ...
Ballechin 10 years
Ballechin is the name given to the peated whisky (50 ...
The Fife Whisky Trail
A wee while ago, I wrote a blog piece for ...
Why ‘women in whisky’ has to be a thing!
Thankfully the whisky community, for the most part, is one ...
Cadenhead’s Heaven Hill 19 years
Let it be known from the outset that I consider ...
Glenmorangie Burgundy Wood Finish
Whilst studying in Besançon, I became familiar with, and particularly ...
Battle of the Blends 2
Last year’s Battle of the Blends, organised by Whisky Magazine, ...
Supermarkets have started to up their game; there have been ...
BenRiach 16 years
During the Spirit of Speyside festival, at the end of ...
Midleton Barry Crockett Legacy
Midleton Barry Crockett Legacy is a single pot still Irish ...
The old and the young…
Other than the end product itself, and all the history, ...
Deanston 20 yrs Port Wood Finish
Deanston Port Wood Finish – 20 years – 54.2% abv ...
Abbot’s Choice is a blended whisky, the brand being one ...
Early in November, I spent a Saturday afternoon in the ...
Whisky and Chocolate
Well, when I said this Whisky and Chocolate tasting would ...
Staying with friends at the Moness resort, barely a mile ...
As a Devonshire lass, I’ve been following the progress of ...
Tomintoul Five Decades
To celebrate its 50th anniversary, Tomintoul created Five Decades – ...
Driving back from Eden Mill, along the A914, I spotted ...
A visit to Daftmill
Daftmill is one of Scotland’s smallest distilleries, situated near Bow ...
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