Pour & Sip Whisky Subscription Box

Pour & Sip is a whIsky subscription service from the team behind Master of Malt. Members receive a box of five carefully curated 30ml samples straight to their door. Neill samples five drams from the Pour & Sip service.

Ardbeg 5-Year-Old “Wee Beastie”

Wee Beastie is a 5 year old single malt Scotch whisky from Ardbeg distillery on the Isle of Islay. WhiskyReviews provides entertaining and infomative opinions on whisky from Neill Murphy.

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.

Beer Review: Innis and Gunn Laphroaig Islay Whisky Cask Ale

A partnership between brewer Innis and Gunn and distiller Laphroaig. Neill Murphy reviews the Islay Whisky Cask Amber Scotch Ale, aged in a Laphroaig cask.

Port Charlotte Ten Year Old

The Port Charlotte 10 year old is the first permanently available age statement from Bruichladdich's heavily peated sibling. Neill Murphy reviews this Islay single malt Scotch whisky.

Watt Whisky Batch 3 Part 1

Neill reviews three new single cask releases from Watt Whisky. There's a 9 year old Arran single malt, 10 year old Caol Ila from Islay and a 10 year old blended Scotch.

Bunnahabhain Fèis Ìle 2021

Neill reviews two special releases from Bunnahabhain distillery in Islay. Launched in honour of the 2021 Feis Ile, is the Marsala Cask Finish and the Moine Bordeaux Finish.

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.

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

Caol Ila 18 Year Old

Neill reviews an 18 year old single malt distilled at Caol Ila, the largest distillery on the isle of Islay.

400th Review: Bruichladdich Black Art 7.1

Neill marks 400 reviews with a special drop from Bruichladdich. Black Art 7.1 is a 25 year old unpeated Islay single malt.

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.

“Friends of Bruichladdich” 11 Year Old Single Cask

Neill reviews the third single cask bottling for the Friends of Bruichladdich group - an 11 year old single malt matured in an Israeli cabernet sauvignon cask.

North Star Spirits Batch 12

Neill reviews six new bottlings from North Star Spirits, including drams from Springbank, Glenrothes and Bunnahabhain alongside the new batch of Chaos and an oloroso fortified wine from Spain.

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...

Two new expressions for Scarabus…

Details of two new releases from Hunter Laing. A pair of additions to their Scarabus Islay Single Malt range...

That Boutique-y Whisky Company Advent Calendar

Neill reviews the 2020 whisky advent calendar from That Boutique-y Whisky Company.

Watt Whisky (& Rum) Batch 1

Neill reviews the first batch of spirits from Watt Whisky, the independent bottling arm of the Campbeltown Whisky Company Ltd.