Gordon & MacPhail now give us their first releases of the new Private Collection: an Inverleven 1985, as well as a Glenrothes 1974. Read More
At a recent whisky festival I visited, I overheard someone mention the reopening of Brora. He thought it would mean that prices of pre-1983 Brora would drop dramatically. Bless his heart, but he is obviously very wrong. Read More
Sans sulphur, this Inchgower 1980 from Berry Bros & Rudd would’ve been quite the treat. Still enjoyable, although not as much as I hoped for. Read More
This classic blend by Compass Box is named for the address of their Edinburgh office. The last few months saw the release of a few new variations of the Great King Street whisky though. Read More
Liquid history, that’s what they call this, right? Lovely Convalmore, with a bit of melancholy thrown in. Read More
A closer look at three new Octomore’s by Bruichladdich. Color me impressed. Read More
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