Hello everyone, it has been a very long time since my last review and for that I must apologise. Those of you who have been followers of this blog would be well aware that inertia can be a difficult thing to overcome and inspiration tends to strike at the most unusual of times. Well, here […]Read more "Whisky Review #141: Bowmore 1999 15 Years Old (Douglas Laing Old Particular)"
After what has been an extremely extended hiatus, I’m back! In truth, I hadn’t planned on returning to blogging for a while and thought that it was best to utilise the time to concentrate on my business. However, fate has a way of bringing things back into focus and this return to blogging has definitely […]Read more "Whisky Review #139: Kilchoman 2007 12 Years Old Single Bourbon Cask"
After another hiatus, I have returned! These rather long breaks between reviews have been the product of work, commitments and sheer inertia, but I shall endeavour to cultivate the habit of consistently blogging once again going forward. This week’s review focuses on a rather interesting single grain offering from Girvan distillery, which is owned by […]Read more "Whisky Review #132: Girvan Patent Still 28 Years Old"
The whiskies from Bowmore are a varied bunch, with there having been some truly spectacular releases over the decades. While the current core and travel retail ranges have been somewhat lacklustre, it seems that the independent bottlers have had more luck with regard to their releases from the distillery. This week’s review focuses on an […]Read more "Whisky Review #123: Bowmore 1989 21 Years Old (Silver Seal Bottling)"
After an extended hiatus, I’m finally back! November was a rather busy month due to several new developments and events, which hampered my ability to provide any reviews. There was also a fair bit of inertia in play, but that’s to be expected. As such, I endeavour to provide at least two reviews per week […]Read more "Whisky Review #117: SMWS 30.97 “Dancing On A Volcano”"