Ardnamurchan AD/05.15 CK.181

Neill reviews a single cask single malt from Ardnamurchan Distillery, bottled in partnership with the Good Spirits Co of Glasgow.

A Visit to The Glenturret

Glenturret has a reasonable claim to being the oldest working distillery in Scotland. That in itself makes it a must-see but the recent takeover by Lalique has brought some interesting developments. I taste the 2021 release of their 10-year-old Peat Smoked single malt.

Loch Lomond Peated Single Grain

Neill checks out a bizarre whisky from Loch Lomond. Made from peated malted barley it has been distilled in column stills, meaning it can't be called single malt.

Lady of the Glen Single Casks Part 3

Part 3 of a series looking at some single cask releases from Lady of the Glen. There’s four bottlings this time from Tomatin, Dalmunach, Mortlach and Caol Ila. Whisky Reviews by Neill Murphy.

Lady of the Glen Single Casks Part 1

Lady of the Glen is an independent bottler of Scotch whiskies. In this article Neill reviews three of their recent releases including bottles from Blair Athol, Port Dundas and Benrinnes.

Watt Whisky (& Rum) Batch 3 Part 2

Watt Whisky is the independent bottling arm of the Campbeltown Whisky Company. They have just released their third batch of single cask spirits. Neill reviews two whiskies and a rum.

Douglas Laing “Whisky Discovery” Tasting

A couple of weeks ago I received an invite from the lovely folks at Douglas Laing to join them on a virtual tasting of some forthcoming releases. Naturally I gratefully accepted the offer. The line up featured four drams from their Remarkable Regional Malts range, including new versions of Timorous Beastie, The Epicurean, Scallywag and Big Peat.

SMWS April Tasting Pack

Neill reviews five recent releases from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society. There's two Highland single malts, an island malt, a Speyside and an old single grain.

Tomatin unveil The French Collection

Tomatin has announced the launch of a four-part limited releases series - The French Collection. The collection is a showcase of exceptional whiskies exhibiting the unique influence imparted by different French wine and spirit casks.

Macleod’s Regional Single Malts – Speyside, Highland & Islay

Neill reviews three single malts from Ian MacLeod Distillers. The Regional Malts range offers an introduction to the

The Whisky Works “King of Trees”

Neill reviews King of Trees, an intriguing blended malt from Whyte & MacKay's The Whisky Works... a portion of the blend was finished in a unique Scottish oak cask.

That Boutique-y Whisky Company 13 Year Old Inchfad (Loch Lomond)

Neill reviews a 13 year old Inchfad single malt, distilled at Loch Lomond distillery and bottled by That Boutique-y Whisky Company.

Dràm Mòr Festive Releases – Linkwood and Tullibardine

Neill reviews two single cask whiskies from the Dram Mor Group - distilled at Tullibardine and Linkwood.

Skene Finest Scotch Whiskies – Blair Athol, Tomatin and Bunnahabhain

Three value for money single cask single malts from Skene Whisky. Distilled at Blair Athol, Tomatin and Bunnahabhain.

New Year Dram: The GlenDronach 18 Year Old “Allardice”

Neill rounds off 2020 with a review of the 18 year old "Allardice" single malt from The Glendronach distillery.

North Star Spirits Batch 11

Neill reviews six exceptional drams from North Star Spirits 11th batch. Single malt from Glen Spey, Clynelish, Springbank and Caol Ila as well as a blended malt and PX fortified wine...