Port Charlotte An Turas Mor

Neill Murphy reviews a long discontinued Islay single malt from Bruichladdich distillery. Port Charlotte An Turas Mor was originally released in 2012.

Lagavulin 8-Year-Old (Re-Review)

Neill revisits an old favourite, the Lagavulin 8-year-old single malt Scotch whisky from Islay. Some say there has been a decline in the quality of Lagavulin but is that true or have people's tastes moved on?

Bowmore 15-Year-Old Fèis Ìle 2022

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.

News: Elixir Distillers Announces Name Of New Islay Distillery

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

Falling in love with an island

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 12-year-old Cask Strength

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.

Smokehead Single Malt Pre-Mixed Cans

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.

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.

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

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.

Douglas Laing’s “Old Particular” Bowmore & Caol Ila Single Casks

Neill Murphy reviews two single cask single malts from the isle of Islay, bottled by Douglas Laing of Glasgow.

Kilchoman Special Releases (Small Batch and Feis Ile 2020)

Neill Murphy reviews three small batch releases from Kilchoman and checks out their Feis Ile 2020 bottling.

Bruichladdich Distillery Exclusive – Port Charlotte SHC: 01 2006

A review of Port Charlotte SHC:01, a 2006 vintage, distillery exclusive from Bruichladdich distillery.