Aberlour 16 Year Old

There is quite a catalogue of the main core range of Aberlour’s developing on the blog. That must mean they have some good stuff in there range or I have developed a fan-boy status. The other reviews are: Aberlour 10 Year Old Aberlour 12 Year Old Double Cask Matured Aberlour A’Bunadh Batch 58 After this […]

Glen Grant 10 Year Old

Every year just before Christmas there is a mini event of which many people make an awfully large fuss. Not Halloween no but the “unveiling” of Jim Murrays latest Bible. A large part of this is the awards for best whisky in a suite of different categories. The producers love this because it can drive […]

Fact Check: #DropTheDramDuty

In the modern western world news and facts have never been so widely available and easily accessible. This has led to various countries including the UK to the politic awakening of millions of people, mostly the younger generations. So while there have been good effects from social media and the internet generally it has also […]

Aberlour 10 Year Old

The Aberlour 10-year-old is the entry level expression from the Speyside distillery. In other Aberlour reviews, we have looked at they have been either strongly sherried like the Aberlour A’Bunadh Batch 58 or brightly fruity like the Aberlour 12-Year-Old Double Cask Matured . Both of these expressions were also bottled in a quite modern wide […]

2017 Q3 Review

With the closing credits on summer 2017 its time to consider what were the winners and losers in the drams we tried. I am not sure we actually had much of a summer up here in Scotland (ed: yawn always a weather comment) but apparently, it’s over now anyway. The Highlights Lagavulin 1999 (bottled 2015) […]