The Islay Festival runs every year in May / June. Each distillery releases (at least one) special edition bottlings. Neill reviews a 15-year-old single malt offering from Bowmore.
Six months after breaking ground, Elixir Distillers has confirmed that their new Islay distillery will be called Portintruan. Located just outside the town of Port Ellen on Islay's south coast, Portintruan is pronounced Port-nah-truan. It takes its name from the farm estate where the distillery is located and means "place of the stream". Co-owner Sukhinder … Continue reading News: Elixir Distillers Announces Name Of New Islay Distillery
Recounting the story of my first visit to Islay. A weekend that changed my life and had me falling in love with a place in a way I never had before.
Bunnahabhain's standard 12-year-old is one of the best value single malts on the planet. A cask strength version must surely have the potential to be something really special? Neill Murphy finds out.
Glen Marnoch is a single malt whisky brand from budget supermarket chain Aldi. This Islay single malt is aged for three years and cost just £17 a bottle.
Neill checks out a pair of pre-mixed drinks from Smokehead Single Malt. There's Smokehead with Ginger Ale and Lime and Smokehead with Cola. Whisky reviews by Neill Murphy.
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.
Neill reviews three single malts from Ian MacLeod Distillers. The Regional Malts range offers an introduction to the
Details of two new releases from Hunter Laing. A pair of additions to their Scarabus Islay Single Malt range...
Neill reviews the 2020 whisky advent calendar from That Boutique-y Whisky Company.
Neill Murphy reviews “Sherry Bomb” an Islay single malt bottled by Ian Macleod Distillers as part of their “Smokehead” series...
Neill Murphy reviews an 8 year old single malt from the isle of Islay, bottled by Elixir distillers under their Port Askaig label.
Neill Murphy reviews two single cask single malts from the isle of Islay, bottled by Douglas Laing of Glasgow.
Neill Murphy reviews three small batch releases from Kilchoman and checks out their Feis Ile 2020 bottling.
A review of Smokehead, a single malt whisky from Islay.
A review of Port Charlotte SHC:01, a 2006 vintage, distillery exclusive from Bruichladdich distillery.
A review of a cask strength, 12 year old Lagavulin from Islay...
A review of a 15 year old single cask single malt whisky from Bruichladdich distillery on Islay.
A visit to Ardbeg on Islay and a review of the Perpetuum single malt, released in 2015 to mark the distilleries 200th anniversary.
A visit to Bruichladdich Distillery and a review of their 2009 'Organic' single malt.