Tag Archives: malt whisky

76.135 Moment of Serenity

Oh my giddy aunt, this is a stunning dram, just wonderful. I was fortunate enough to receive this as a gift (big thanks to Kirsty and Ian at EWA) this Christmas, and have really enjoyed this beauty. I have to … Continue reading

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Aultmore G&M Exclusive

So, I did a wee swap with Woody today; he got a sample of my SMWS 76.135, while I received a drop of his Aultmore G&M Exclusive. This looked really pale for an 11 year old, however it was matured … Continue reading

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Yet another stunner from G&M…..

You may think I’m on commission from Gordon and MacPhail, but I’m not; I just love really good whisky, and G&M sell some of the best! Tormore cask strength has been a favourite of mine for a while now, and … Continue reading

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Glenmorangie 18……is it nicer than the Original?

I was lucky enough to be given a wee sample of the Glenmorangie 18 yo from my mate Ian; he now has an extensive whisky collection, and most of it available to drink! On a recent visit to the distillery … Continue reading

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What a Bargain……

It pays to have a regular look in the the whisky aisle of your local supermarket; I walk down this aisle in Tesco and Asda every visit! It paid off recently when I saw this beauty reduced to half price!! … Continue reading

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Glenfiddich 21 v Cragganmore 25….the ‘face off’

Having been fortunate to taste these two big boys in the initial round of judging for the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Awards in January, I was looking forward to doing my own wee ‘face-off’ with them again after the winner … Continue reading

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Benromach 35 YO

Thirty-five years ago I would have been a shy wee second year, sitting in a classroom a short twenty-minute walk away from where this dram was born. In the time it has taken this Benromach to mature I’ve had a … Continue reading

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