Nc’Nean Batch 01

Nc’Nean is definitely a pretty farmhouse style distillery. Before this Whisky-Me offering came through the door I didn’t know anything about the brand of the whisky. The feature image from their website I am sure we can all agree is very beautiful. Indeed somewhere you would want to visit when Tiering allows I am sure. […]

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Glenfarclas 25 Year Old

2020 has been a tough year but we are nearly done with it. Thankfully, Whisky-Me has come to make things a little nicer this Christmas with November’s release being the 25 year old from Glenfarclas. The Distillery You can’t do a description on Glenfarclas without saying they are still a family owned business. The grant […]

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The Big Smoke 46

This would be one of those articles I started but never released before my life went nuts. A kind gift from the people at Tweet Tastings. I guess this kind of appreciation from me won’t win me any new Christmas cards this season. The Big Smoke though is a blended malt containing Islay single malts […]

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Hey! How’s things? Did you miss me?

I bet you didn’t even know I hadn’t posted in a month and hardly anything on Twitter. Quite the outrageous neglect but in my defense a lot has changed with me recently. The first change is a new day job which is taking up so much of my energy but really the bigger news is […]

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Politician (Duncan Taylor)

If there was ever a great whisky name to add to the blog it would be the Politician blended whisky from Duncan Taylor. Politics and politicians are having a massive impact on our lives at the moment from the COVID policy making to the impending Brexit deadlines we are completely at the mercy of our […]

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Black Bull 12 Year Old

The last blend from Duncan Taylor was a masterclass is producing whisky on a budget and passing those savings to the customer. This next blend is in a different segment and now we are deep into supermarket single malt country at around £40 a bottle. This sample is again from the same Tweet Tasting as […]

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anCnoc 2002 Vintage

I think I have mentioned before this year that I need more anCnoc bottles and I eventually got around to doing something about it. The anCnoc 2002 vintage is the first bottle from this distillery I have bought this year. I really hope it won’t be my last but time and money are running out […]

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Fettercairn 22 Year Old

I have managed to get samples of quite a few Fettercairn’s now. The 22 year old the latest of them and a new release post rebrand. The Fettercairn distillery is part of the Whyte & Mackay portfolio of businesses and has been around for quite some time. The Distillery Founded in 1825 the Fettercairn distillery […]

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Whisky Works – 20 Year Old Speyside

At the National Whisky festival this year I tried expressions from The Whisky Works. The creative brand from Whyte & Mackay is headed by Gregg Glass and got a lot of media attention last year but I thought the whiskies weren’t all that great. I found Whisky Works King of Trees 10 Year Old to […]

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Royal Brackla 12 Year Old

This months Whisky-Me was from Royal Brackla and a bit of a weird one. I was sure I had tried this whisky already and indeed I would even have been able to tell you where I tried it and all about the night I had at a rather terrible hotel in Dunkeld before a rather […]

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