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.
For 15 years now Mackmyra has been releasing single malts that pay homage to the four seasons of its Scandinavian homeland. The latest release is Stjärnrök and it's one of the best in the series so far.
Neill reviews a 13-year-old small batch single malt bottling from the Lochranza distillery in Arran. The bottling is available exclusively at the distillery.
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.
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.
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 is an independent bottler of Scotch whisky. Neill takes a look at single cask bottlings from Fettercairn, Bunnahabhain and Glen Grant distilleries.
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.
Neill reviews another three single casks from Watt Whisky. This time they come from Glen Elgin in Speyside, Port Dundas in Glasgow and Paul John in Goa, India.
Neill checks out three single cask releases from Watt Whisky. There's a 13 year old Linkwood from Speyside, 9 year old Ardmore and a Campbeltown blended malt.
Neill tours Lagg distillery in Arran and tastes a single cask distillery exclusive Machrie Moor single malt. Machrie Moor is a peated malt produced at Lochranza distillery.
Three single malts from the GlenAllachie distillery in Speyside. Each has been finished in a wine cask. There's a Grattamacco cask from Italy along with Sauternes and Rioja versions. Whisky reviews written by Neill Murphy.
Neill Murphy tastes a pair of single malt Scotch whiskies from the Tamnavulin distillery in Speyside. Each has been finished in wine casks. The first in French Cabernet Sauvignon, the second in German Pinot Noir.
Neill reviews a pair of blended malt Scotch whiskies, released by independent bottler That Boutique-y Whisky Company. Blended Malt No 4 is aged for 6 years while Blended Malt No 1 is 18 years old.
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society is a unique members club for whisky lovers. When members renew their annual membership they can opt to take a special bottling at the same time. Neill Murphy reviews the latest offering matured in chinkapin oak casks.
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.
The Alistair Walker Whisky company bottles an 11-year-old Miltonduff, finished in PX sherry casks. Bottled under the Infrequent Flyers label. Reviewed by Neill Murphy.
Lindores Abbey is a significant landmark in the story of Scotch whisky. From 2021 onwards, it is also home to a new Lowland single malt Scotch whisky. Neill Murphy samples the first release.
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