Inchmoan 12 Year Old

The final review in the latest mini series from this most versatile of distilleries is the Inchmoan 12 Year Old. Inchmoan is their peated expression which was just released at the beginning of June 2017. For more information on the Loch Lomond distillery which produces Inchmoan see my Loch Lomond 12 Years Old review. The […]

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Arran Distillery Tour and Tasting

Last weekend I was on the Isle of Arran for a relaxing overnight stay. Arran is a large ayrshire island fairly close to the mainland which is commonly a day trip location for Scottish people looking to experience some of the unique Scottish landscape. Other than the distillery we visited the following great attractions: Auchrannie […]

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Glen Scotia 16 Year Old

The last whisky from the Glen Scotia tasting is a Travel Retail Exclusive. The growth in the travel retail sector for spirit sales has recently been very strong. Increasingly producers are spending money developing their brand presence in the “Duty Free” shops in airports. Margins here are boosted by expressions only available through that distribution […]

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Connemara Peated Single Malt Review

I recently had the opportunity to visit Ireland and couldn’t resist picking up a bottle of Connemara to see how peated Irish whisky compares to the traditional peated scotch. The Distillery Connemara is one of a family of spirits produced by Cooley distillery. Founded in 1985 this is a relatively new distiller group but draws […]

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Inchmurrin 12 Year Old

We are continuing our exploration into the Loch Lomond distillery with the Inchmurrin spirit this time. The Inchmurrin spirit comes from quite an interesting and unusual type of still. The Lomond Still Inchmurrin whisky is distilled in a Lomond still rather than the more traditional pot still. The name comes from the Lowland Lomond distillery […]

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