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Banff 1966 Rare Old Gordon & MacPhail Bottled 2015 at Abbey Whisky – Scotch Whisky News

Banff 1966 Rare Old | Gordon & MacPhail | Bottled 2015 A well aged, single malt whisky from Banff distillery, matured in a refill sherry butt for around 50 years! Distilled in 1966, only 362 bottles of this Lost Distillery bottling were filled by independent whisky bottlers, Gordon & MacPhail for their incredible Rare Old […]


A small bag of American whiskeys and bourbons

Blanton’s Original ?Single Barrel? (46.5%, OB, Kentucky straight bourbon, barrel #359, 2016) – Blanton’s Original ?Single Barrel? (46.5%, OB, Kentucky straight bourbon, barrel #958, 2016) – Ezra Brooks (45%, OB, Straight Rye, +/-2016) – Balcones ?True …


Unveilling the Last Precious Drops: Littlemill 2017 Private Cellar Edition – Scotch Whisky News

Unveiling the Last Precious Drops: Littlemill 2017 Private Cellar Edition  Whisky connoisseurs and collectors from around the world will have a rare opportunity to acquire a single malt from an extinct distillery thought to be one of the oldest in Scotland. Littlemill has released Littlemill 2017 Private Cellar Edition – a new limited edition whisky […]


The Whisky Exchange “Whisky finishing – a recipe for success?” – Whisky News

Whisky finishing – a recipe for success? Our latest TWE shop tasting featured Irish whiskey producer Teeling, a distiller known for its skill in maturing and ‘finishing’ its whiskey in a variety of casks – some well known, some more obscure. What is finishing? It’s when a distiller decides to age a whisky in a […]


Wemyss Malts in August – Scotch Whisky News

The awards continue to role in for Wemyss Malts Batch Strength, Batch No.001! This time a silver streak from The International Wine & Spirits Competition for both The Hive Batch Strength and Spice King Batch Strength. Peat Chimney Batch Strength received a outstanding judges score and was noted for its flavours of: “Peat embers, recently […]


Rt Hon David Mundell MP visits Ardnahoe Distillery – Scotch Whisky News

Rt Hon David Mundell MP visits Ardnahoe Distillery The Rt Hon David Mundell MP, the Secretary of State for Scotland, meets Stewart, Scott and Andrew Laing at Ardnahoe Distillery, on the east coast of Islay, overlooking the Paps of Jura.  The new £8m distillery is being built by independent, Scottish family business, Hunter Laing & […]


Ralfy Publishes Ralfy Reveiw #672 – Scotch Whisky News

  Ralfy tackles older malt development with Ralfy Review 672 – Glenfarclas 21yo @ 43%vol      


Rum at randum. I mean, at random

Botran ?Anejo Reserva? (40%, OB, Guatemala, +/-2016) – Hampden 18 yo 1998/2017 ?HTR? (46%, Hunter Laing, Kill Devil, Jamaica, 381 bottles) – Caroni 18 yo 1998/2017 ?HTR? (65.8%, Cadenhead, Trinidad) – Old Slave (70 Proof, OB, Don Carlos Vintners, Jamai…


Malt Messenger No. 77 by Andrew Ferguson – New KWM Casks, Tastings and Other Whiskies – Whisky News

Malt Messenger No. 77 – New KWM Casks, Tastings and Other Whiskies is hard to believe it is already August and that September is just around the corner. Before you know it Whisky Advent 2017 will be here. On that note I have a teaser to share on our Kensington Wine Market 2017 Whisky Advent […]


A couple of Tamdhus

Tamdhu 9 yo (58.4%, Creative Whisky Co for The Good Spirits Co. Ex-bourbon barrel finished in ex-Koval bourbon casks, 270 bottles) – Tamdhu ?Batch Strength? (58.5%, OB, Batch 2, 2015)