Book Review: Whisky Galore!

Ok so we enjoyed the films behind the book but what is it actually like to read the original book from 1947? There are a few prints and versions of the book available but true to form I went with the 2012 release from Birlinn books. It seems whenever I buy a book just now […]

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AncNoc 12 Year Old

Last week we looked at the affordable and available bottles from Ardbeg and this week we will continue the theme and look at some more affordable and available bottles. First up is the standard 12 year old AncNoc from the Knockdhu distillery in the Highlands. The AncNoc single malt brand being a recent invention from […]

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Caffe Corso Three Flashing Lights Problem

We interrupt this broadcast for a public service announcement.  I got a bean to cup coffee machine for Christmas which was broken straight out the wrapper. There was no help online anywhere and it required actually phoning a human at De’longhi to give me first level support. I can’t believe this was required for what […]

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KININVIE KVSM 001

I am back again with another pouch from Whisky-me and this time its a bottle I bought but didn’t open. Kininvie distillery is a modern distillery on the same site as Balvenie and Glennfiddich used to produce mostly stock for blends. The previous releases from the distillery have been, in my opinion, crazy expensive. Apparently, […]

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New Posting Schedule

Keeping content going on a blog is hard work. Sometimes its easier than others but there is a relentlessness to thinking up new content and new ideas. Up to now I have just been posting as and when I feel like it. This has some nice benefits like no pressure and keeping things loose and […]

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Dailuaine 16 Year Old – Flora and Fauna

This Dailuaine is the second post on the Flora and Fauna range from Diageo. The Flora and Fauna range is a long running series of age stated whiskies from mostly unknown distilleries in Scotland under the Diageo portfolio. To see the first one go check out Benrinnes 15 Year Old – Flora and Fauna The Distillery […]

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