Gordon & MacPhail Strathisla 2008

A 2008 vintage, single malt Scotch whisky from Strathisla distillery in the Speyside region. Bottled by Gordon and MacPhail as part of their distillery labels series. Whisky review by Neill Murphy.

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.

21 Year Old Speyside Single Malts from Boutique-y Whisky (Strathmill and Glen Spey)

Neill reviews a pair of mature single malts from Speyside. Distilled at Strathmill and Glen Spey and bottled by That Boutique-y Whisky Company.

A. D. Rattray Cask Collection Dailuaine 2011 8 Year Old

Neill reviews an 8 year old single malt, distilled at Dailuaine in Speyside in 2011. This single malt scotch whisky is bottled by A. D. Rattray.

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.

SMWS Glasgow Society Cask No 6.34

Neill reviews a 35cl bottle hand-filled at the new(ish) SMWS Glasgow members rooms. 6.34 "Bathing in a pleasure garden" is a 12 year old Macduff single malt.

That Boutique-y Whisky Company American Whiskies (James E. Pepper & Reservoir)

Neill reviews a pair of whiskies from the States, bottled by That Boutique-y Whisky Company. A 3 year old Rye from James E. Pepper, finished in Oloroso and a 2 year old Bourbon from Reservoir.