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Angioletti Vero Sidro Italiano Riserva

Angioletti Vero Sidro Italiano Riserva

A really interesting Medium cider made from Italian pressed apples and lightly sparkling, and in a cracking bottle that looks more wine than cider.


Garnheath 42 Year Old 1974 Vintage XOP (Douglas Laing)

Garnheath 42 Year Old 1974 Vintage XOP (Douglas Laing)

Well this is a dram from a distillery I know not a lot about, other than it’s a Grain distillery that no longer exists, and its basically the same age as I am.


Thatchers Haze Cloudy Cider

Thatchers Haze Cloudy Cider

Another supermarket purchase, picked out especially after Steve Prentice, my mate who happens to live in Cider country, told me this was top of his go to list.


Glen Moray 2010 Peated PX Finish

Glen Moray 2010 Peated PX Finish

This Peated malt, which is around 6 year old, was finished in Pedro Ximinez Sherry cask number 99917 giving the peat a caramelised jam finish.


Blended Grain No 1 50 Years Old Batch No 2 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

Blended Grain No 1 50 Years Old Batch No 2 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

So lets just take a minute to look at the age statement on this dram, 50, yes 50, year old blended grain from the wizards of whisky at That Boutique-y Whisky Company, and batch 2 of it, at that.


Jack Daniels Tennessee Cider

Jack Daniels Tennessee Cider

I’ve been picking up supermarket Ciders recently and this is another from my local supermarket, an interesting cider from Jack Daniels.


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An AD Rattray Cask Experiment with Pulteney

An AD Rattray Cask Experiment with Pulteney

The awesome whisky magicians at AD Rattray have been doing some experimentation with some casks of Arran, Pulteney and Bunnahabhain, keeping some it as is, and then splitting the rest over four 50 litre octaves made especially for AD Rattray from casks that previously held PX Sherry, Oloroso Sherry, Rioja Wine and Rum.

Now in Stores 25th March 2018

Now in Stores 25th March 2018

This weeks Now in Stores seems to have been a quiet week with only 98 new items in the listing from 3 online retailers.

A History Lesson of Blended Scotch With Douglas Laing

A History Lesson of Blended Scotch With Douglas Laing

Anyone who knows anything about Douglas Laing and Co knows their roots stem back to the purchase of the King of Scots blend and that blending whisky was the main purpose of the business until fairly recently.

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