Special - a word used a little too often in my opinion but this whisky is most definitely Special.
This Raspberry infused Gin i first tried at Whisky Fringe and subsequently purchased a bottle to try again.
This Elderflower infused Gin i first tried at Whisky Fringe and subsequently purchased a bottle to try again.
Sometimes you plan to taste whiskies, other times they just seem to work out.
Sometimes you get to sample something that is very special, at Whisky Fringe i managed to try the Whyte and Mackay 30 Year old and was blown away.
When i first heard about the new range from Wemyss Malts the one that jumped out at me was this one, the Lemon Sorbet.
Tonights blog posts feature a couple of Peated whiskies, next up is the phenomenal Ardbeg Alligator.
Tonights blog posts feature a couple of Peated whiskies, this first one being Arran Machrie Moor Batch 1, courtesy of a sample from David from Glenuntitled.com
A wee visit to the Scotch Malt Whisky Society members rooms at Queen Street on the way to the Whisky Fringe today
Yet another sample from the collection i received from David from Glenuntitled, this time a 21 Year Old North British bottled by Robbie Douglas.
Another recent sample swap this time with Marc Pendlebury from WhiskyBrother has enabled me to sample some more Three Ships South African whisky.
A recent sample swap with David from Glenuntitled resulted in some very interesting whiskies to try including this single cask rum finish Arran.
I picked up this bottle of Auchentoshan Valinch 2012 at the Auchentoshan Festival when i was there a little while back.
After winning a Bruichladdich Proof Plate earlier in the year i was desperate to get a bottle of the whisky for the plate so i did and so here is the review of the Bruichladdich Renaissance.
I have lots of ways in which i pick which whiskies to buy, some just for the brand and others as it sounds interesting, I bought this bottle of Port Charlotte An Turas Mor after a recommendation by Ra
So it turns out that Speed tasting is actually quite good fun, read more here, and this was the only one i hadn't previously reviewed.
This sample of the Isle of Jura 21 Year Old (200th Anniversary) bottling for the tweet tasting is utterly stunning.
Isle of Jura 10 Year Old (Origin) version an updated version of the 10 year old i tried previously.
Next in line from Grant's Blended Scotch Whisky range is the one i was most lookoing forward to, the Grant's Sherry Cask Reserve .
Next in line from Grant's Blended Scotch Whisky range is the Grant's Ale Cask Reserve.