Poit Dhubh 21 Year Old

Poit Dhubh, named after the Gaelic term for an illicit still, celebrates the illustrious tradition of illicit whisky-making which became legendary throughout the history of the Gaeltachd of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland. The illicit stills being regarded traditionally as a source of some of the most revered whiskies, held in high regard by […]

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Compass Box The Peat Monster

Compass Box are in independent “Whisky Maker” based in London with warehousing in Scotland from which they make all their releases. This includes a core range which  you can see in the featured image on this article and a steady stream of fairly expensive special editions. A lot of which are pretty good like my […]

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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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