Whisky Review #102: Glen Grant 1954 59 Years Old (Gordon & MacPhail Rare Vintage sample)

Glen Grant is one of those distilleries which has garnered a large number of fans, primarily due to their history as well as their current practices. The whiskies that the distillery currently produces can be seen as gentle and yet complex, and yet the whiskies that they’re famous for possess similar characteristics but in different […]

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Whisky Review #101: Glenfiddich Project XX Cask Sample (Mr Matthew Fergusson-Stewart)

Ahh Glenfiddich. There is a reason why the distillery produces the world’s most awarded range of single malts and that reason is simply because the distillate is sublime. It is also one of those distilleries where everyone has a differing opinion as to which is their favourite expression from the core range and they tend […]

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Whisky Review #92: Glenturret 2004 12 Years Old (Dram Full Australia Bottling)

This week’s review focuses on an expression from the OLDEST active distillery in Scotland. Yes, we’re definitely talking about Glenturret. While the subject of which distillery was established first will always be the subject of debate due to the proliferation of illicit stills which later became modern distilleries, it is generally accepted that Glenturret pre-dates […]

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Whisky Review #85: Glentauchers 2008 8 Years Old (Bottled by Svenska Eld Vatten)

Glentauchers is a distillery that not many people have heard of, let alone tried. But it plays an integral role in shaping the character of two of the biggest blends on the market: Ballantine’s and Chivas Regal. The distillery is also an anachronism as rather than follow the lead of other distilleries in Scotland and […]

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